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Radhika Jones, Editor-In-Chief, Vanity Fair

On makeup tutorials and finding time to read 50 books a yearRead more >

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Lily Aldridge, Model

"I kind of have two routines—the quick one when I’m half asleep getting my kids to school, and then my more luxurious one during nap time."Read more >

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Rebecca Rittenhouse, Actor

The Mindy Project star on the lotion that's creamy enough to moisturize dry, winter legs, but smooth enough so that you can easily pull up your pants right afterRead more >

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Andy Baraghani, Senior Food Editor, Bon Appétit

"In another life, I would have gone into skincare instead of food."Read more >

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Thakoon Panichgul, Designer + Editor

On concealing grays, medical tourism, and midday face washesRead more >

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Dr. Shereene Idriss, Dermatologist

Inside the massive skincare closet of Instagram's favorite dermRead more >

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Julia Stiles, Actor

Who naturally swears by this cult ballet-world skincare brandRead more >

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Nico Tortorella, Actor

On how a few handfuls of vitamins every day keeps them feeling goodRead more >

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May Hong, Actor

With the most extensive eyebrow routine you'll ever seeRead more >

Top Shelf After Dark

Banks, Musician

"It's almost like music is water and the rest is delicious chocolate chip cookies—I wouldn’t be as happy without them, but I’d survive."Read more >

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R.O. Kwon, Author

"At first I was like, what is this? Why am I paying for something called beauty water? But if you have dry skin and you want to add just one thing, toner or essence really helps."Read more >

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Zazie Beetz, Actor

"My hair is usually in a big bun on the top of my hair—messy, whimsical, with curls all over hanging out. The thing is, in my head I always look like Marie Antoinette. That’s not what I look like."Read more >

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Chloë Sevigny, Actor

On her new perfume, Botox, and going grayRead more >

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John Targon, Founder, Fall Risk

"I wax my nose hairs, and trim my pits, balls, everything"Read more >

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Tanaïs, Author And Founder, Hi Wildflower

On inclusivity, alopecia, and the power of scalp massagesRead more >

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Cat Cohen, Comedian

On the only eyeliner worthy of her namesakeRead more >

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Jia Tolentino, Writer, The New Yorker

She got the phrase "real men eat ass" into The New Yorker... and now ITG, too!Read more >

Guide

Top Shelf Essentials: Eye Cream

We've asked a lot of people about eye cream... here are the ones that they said *actually* workRead more >

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Lisa Lucas, Executive Director, National Book Foundation

"How we perceive ourselves, and what we consider beautiful, is an undertone in so much of what we read. It’s all about representation."Read more >

Advice

21 Ways To Deal With Acne

If killing it with kindness doesn't work, there's always lasersRead more >

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Claire Saffitz, Host, Gourmet Makes

Your favorite Twinkie-maker can’t get enough of P50Read more >

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Elaine Welteroth, Author And Project Runway Judge

With a convincing argument on why dry shampoo is good for curlsRead more >

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Natasha Jen, Partner, Pentagram

Visual proof that designers have the most organized beauty stashRead more >