- Lil Nas X was recently named the US ambassador for YSL Beauty.
- The rapper has had some incredible beauty looks over the years, including platinum-blond hair, grillz, and gorgeous manicures.
- See all of his best beauty moments ahead.
When you think of beauty icons, names like Beyoncé, Rihanna, or Kim Kardashian probably come to mind. However, if you haven’t yet expanded your list to include Lil Nas X, there are a few reasons you probably should.
The rapper, who was recently named YSL Beauty’s new US ambassador, has doled out a bevy of beauty moments since he first rose to popularity in 2019. With each year, his looks only get better. With his platinum-blond hair, diamond-encrusted grillz, and can’t-miss chrome nails, Lil Nas X has been a purveyor in the beauty space, particularly as stereotypes are shattered and ideas about men participating in the beauty space continue to expand.
Though he’s not one of the countless celebrities coming out with a new cosmetics line, Lil Nas X has still managed to carve a space for himself in the beauty world. With each playful – and sometimes downright badass – look he churns out, he continues to prove that the beauty space is and should have always been an inclusive one welcome to all.
There is no doubt that Lil Nas X will remain on your mood board and continue to provide endless beauty inspiration for years to come. In the meantime, see some of his most head-turning looks ahead.