Header photo taken from Roberta Betti's Instagram.
Malaysian-based designer Moto Guo caused a stir at Milan Men's Fashion Week in Italy.
His gender-fluid collection called "Picnic in the Society, featured scowling male and female models with bonafide blemishes adorning their normally porcelain faces.
Trend Alert: Pimping pimples! https://t.co/EGbYRcetMO
— Randy Barbato (@Randybarbato) June 20, 2016
It's unclear if the blemishes were artificial, but some of the breakouts look startlingly real and aggressive...
...so much so that I think I'm having a moderate panic attack from my own mild struggle with zits over the years.
Part of me wishes my teenage self--face raw and red from an allergic reaction to Proactiv astringent--had seen this high fashion shitshow.
Is appropriation of authentic adult acne the new capes?
God I hope, then I wouldn't feel too-too bad about this world already coming to an end.