Connect with us

Fashion

5 Most famous Drag Queens from this decade

Published

on

Who doesn’t love to dress up and have a little fun with their makeup, hair, and dresses? The whole point of buying new clothes, accessories, and cosmetics is that you play around with color combinations, styles and come out looking like a totally different person. Women love to do it, so why should men miss out on the fun. As long as you manage to look great and have a good time, there is no way that one would want to quit being a drag queen.

Being a drag queen has been a form of representation of one’s lifestyle and how they perceive life. Any drag queen strives to have a larger than life lifestyle, look colorful just like their personalities and have a very entertaining and joyful time while they are doing it. Hence the extravagant get up of these girls are explained. To maintain this facade, it is important to uphold a healthy lifestyle and have a more feminine body. Some go to lengths to look more feminine using butt enhancers and waist trainers. On the other hand, some people embrace their bodies and beauty with full confidence, however only a few stand the test of time. These people have gained fame and have made a place in the viewer’s hearts. Here are 5 drag queens since 2007 who have shot to fame, whom we will love and remember in many years to come.

5) Lady Bunny:

If we are talking about drag queens and Lady Bunny is not in the description, then it is perhaps an insult to the art itself. She is perhaps the most widely known person who gained recognition through her many low budget films but got to new heights of popularity by parodying famous songs of American singers such as Gwen Stefani and Katy Perry. Although most of her parodies are sexually explicit in words, but provide a fun element which is enticing for any listeners. She is also very flamboyant in her wig styles and wears wigs with a huge volume.

4) Nina Flowers:

Nina Flowers, as the name suggests, is a very delicate looking lady and particularly loves flowers while dressing up. She is Puerto Rican and is known for being very colorful. She was part of the reality TV RuPaul’s Drag race from where she shot to fame. She is a DJ, an activist, and even a makeup artist. You can’t just get any cooler than that. Her love for flowers is not only represented in her name, but she has tattoos of flowers on her body and when she goes through a stunning transformation from a man to a woman, she is seen wearing eccentric yet stunning creations of wigs that embody flowers in their designs. She is undoubtedly a very ravishing and famous queen.

3) Courtney Act:

Courtney Act has perhaps gone where only one dreams to go; performing on stage at the AMAs with none other than Miley Cyrus. Before that ever happened, she was seen on the first season of Australian Idol where she nearly made it to the finals but was eliminated in the semifinal round. Later, we saw her RuPaul’s Drag Race as well. She is not as loud in her styling choices as her counterparts in this list, but she can certainly rock anything, from a little black dress to a stunning designer gown.

2) Raja:

Raja is perhaps the person who chose to do what he loves and not only implemented on himself but also got a chance to do it on others. He became the official makeup artist for the reality TV show “America’s Next Top Model” and has been the makeup artist since season four to its 12th season. He was also on Season 3 of Rupaul’s Drag Race and won that season. He is now a makeup artist for Adam Lambert and is soaring to new heights in fame ever since.

1) RuPaul:

RuPaul is someone who has reached immense success that surely no ever drag queen in history has ever received. She makes it so easy to look hot and beautiful and puts women and queens half her age to shame with her fitness, clothes, and accessories. She made her way to the TV industry with her single “Supermodel (you Better Work it). Since then she shot to fame and became an ambassador to MAC cosmetics, the first of her kind to ever do that. Furthermore, she went on to have her own show known as RuPaul’s drag races for people with similar taste in dressing up. She is also a humanitarian and an activist and has worked with LGBTQ community for various movements.
There are multiple drag queens that may be beautiful, sexy and bold, but these ones certainly make the cut for being the most recognized in people. They are truly gifted people with a passion for their profession. They stood for what they thought was right for them and give a lesson of fearlessness and comfort in one’s own body.

Sherley Alaba is an eagle-eyed wordsmith; a writer and translator, always interested in ways which can help individuals (especially youth and women) reach their full creative potential. Her focus has been on writing, producing and editing stories on business, finance, interesting personalities, entrepreneurs, culture, the environment, gastronomy, lifestyle, and social issues.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Fashion

Queen Rania of Jordan Wears Ralph & Russo Ready-To-Wear

platinum

Published

on

Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah is stunning in Ralph & Russo Ready-to-Wear as she welcomes Sweden’s Crown Princess Victoria and her husband Prince Daniel at Al Husseiniya Palace today.

Wearing a smoky pink silk organza multi-stripe bow dress from the Autumn/Winter 2018 Ready-to-Wear collection.

Continue Reading

Fashion

Beyoncé Wears Ralph & Russo Couture for Gala Performance

platinum

Published

on

Singer and superstar, Beyoncé, wore Ralph & Russo couture last night to perform at the City of Hope Spirit of Life Gala in Santa Monica, California.

Wearing a rose gold lace off-the-shoulder gown with cape, embellished in an all over bugle and sequin linear design, finished with devoré ostrich feathers from the Autumn-Winter 2018/2019 couture collection.

Continue Reading

Fashion

Philipp Plein’s Women’s and Men’s Spring/ Summer 2019 Fashion Show

platinum

Published

on

Chris Brown, dance-duo Ayo and Teo, rapper 6ix9ine and the wild cast of Cirque Le Soir all perform on a giant mirrored table seating 180 VIP guests… Welcome to Philipp Plein’s Spring/Summer 2019 extravaganza. It’s going to be a real thriller.

2019 marks the 20th anniversary of the global Philipp Plein brand and to warm up for this incredible milestone, Plein creates a tribute to one of his lifelong heroes: Michael Jackson. On a mirrored runway surrounded by mirrors – tonight everyone is the Man in the Mirror – the iconic symbols of the King of Pop, from his gloves and hats to those Billie Jean socks, are given the full Plein treatment. Cue a military-meets-rock’n’roll collection embellished with paillettes, precious stones, fringing, studs, skulls and crystals in black and white gold.

The collection – worn by a supermodel line-up of 30 Smooth Criminals and 30 Dirty Dianas – features favourite Plein fabrics like distressed leather and denim, shiny latex and gold-leafed python. Multi-belts hung around the waist, buckled leather gloves and boots, straps and armbands all inject the serious rebel attitude of Bad. Merging street style with formal looks, the men’s section slides effortlessly from leather quilted tracksuits and sleeveless tour t-shirts to drummer-parade jackets and Dangerous-style monochrome suiting and fedoras. Similarly, the women’s wardrobe mixes skin-tight denim and biker jackets with upscale eveningwear like figure-hugging gowns worn with oversized men’s sparkling jackets and, for the ultimate in show-stopping glamour, bejeweled Janet Jackson bodice dresses.

Two decades ago, at the beginning of the brand, the first piece that Philipp Plein made was a hand-customised military parka and, with it, the street couture phenomenon was born. Returning to those roots, this season there are camouflage hooded parkas and field jackets decorated in patches and metallic detailing throughout the collection.

Spring/Summer 2019 is a personal story for Philipp Plein and a crowning moment for the King of Fashion. This season, he is making history. So come and celebrate with Rita Ora at the after-party.

Continue Reading

Latest

Fashion4 days ago

Queen Rania of Jordan Wears Ralph & Russo Ready-To-Wear

Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah is stunning in Ralph & Russo Ready-to-Wear as she welcomes Sweden’s Crown Princess Victoria...

jewelry & watches1 week ago

OMEGA watches land on-screen in Universal Pictures’ new film First Man

Watch fans, space enthusiasts and astonished audiences alike can now spot OMEGA timepieces playing a true-life role within the story...

Beauty1 week ago

Experience the Prada Parfum’s Way of Travelling at Qatar Duty Free

Qatar Duty Free (QDF) is delighted to announce the launch of the Prada Voyage Experience at Hamad International Airport (HIA)....

Villas1 week ago

‘Get Carried Away’ With Luxurious Villa Stays and Complimentary Private Jet Flights

Mandarin Oriental, Canouan guests travel in style with complimentary private jet flights and accommodations in one of the resort’s new,...

Hotels1 week ago

Westin Hotels & Resorts to Debut in Maldives

Westin Hotels & Resorts today announced the anticipated opening of the brand’s first hotel in the Republic of Maldives with...

jewelry & watches1 week ago

Tahitian Black Pearls

The Tahitian black pearl is a symbol of exotic luxury and decadence, renowned the world over. Known as poerava (black...

Fashion1 week ago

Beyoncé Wears Ralph & Russo Couture for Gala Performance

Singer and superstar, Beyoncé, wore Ralph & Russo couture last night to perform at the City of Hope Spirit of...

Spa & Wellness1 week ago

Kobido, An Ancestral Japanese Facial Massage

Kobido in Japanese, translates as “the ancient way of beauty.” This ancestral massage technique focuses on the muscles of the...

Trending

Copyright © 2018 Modern Diplomacy