Posted on December 10, the photo features Ice Spice donning a pink wig without her signature winged liner and rosy cheeks, showcasing a side of her that fans rarely see in her music videos or social media posts.
The snapshot, which has garnered over 16 million views since its publication, has sparked a broader conversation about makeup and the expectations fans have of their favorite musicians.
Some admirers found the unfiltered look endearing, while others resorted to making jokes, with some even comparing Ice Spice’s appearance to Roger from American Dad.
One Twitter user commented:
This isn’t the first time Ice Spice has gone viral. In previous instances, investigative fans have unearthed details about her personal life, including her younger brother Joey Gaston’s status as a star athlete.
In February, a yearbook photo of the “Princess Diana” artist circulated on social media, revealing her government name as Isis Gaston. Despite not featuring her trademark black blown-out hair, the image unmistakably portrays a young Ice Spice, drawing comparisons to actress Lauren London by some fans.
Currently on tour with Doja Cat, Ice Spice recently engaged in a conversation with her tourmate about professional myths and celebrity crushes, as reported by Vibe. The artist continues to make waves both on and off the stage, captivating audiences with her music and, now, with her unfiltered, makeup-free authenticity.