Looking to refresh your beauty and skincare stash this summer? File these beauty finds under "ridiculous" and "unnecessary."
If you spotted this unusual beachwear here in North America, you'd probably be a bit surprised. But in Qingdao, China, the bank robber-esque mask is commonplace, especially among middle-aged women. While one of the reasons for the facekini is to keep skin white, it was reportedly created to protect against offshore sea crabs, which is why we were surprised to see it get a high-fashion makeover in Carine Roitfeld's CR Fashion Book.
“Our latest summer story represents an opposing to ideal of beauty altogether, with masked poolside models set out to soak up as little sun as possible,” reads the "Masking The Sun" article in the former Vogue Paris editor's book. We wouldn't be surprised if the facekini started popping up on couture runways in the near future.
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