Culture

Open Thread

Who's Your Favorite Model?

Tom's got a lot of feelings about this oneRead more >

Postcard

Josephine Skriver's NYC Pride Rally Photo Diary

The model (and her rainbow flag-inspired eye makeup) takes to the streets to celebrate love winningRead more >

The Extras

What’s In A Shade Name?

The stories behind Nars' Shiap, Chanel's Arthur, Frédéric Malle's Portrait Of A Lady, and others right this wayRead more >

Open Thread

What's The Best Workout Music?

Because listening to Gwen Stefani on repeat only provides so much motivationRead more >

The Extras

Beauty Tips For (& From) Dad

What better way to celebrate Father's Day than with some moisturizing and gray hair tips, from daughter to dad?Read more >

The Extras

Some Notes On The Couple's Massage

And why they don't have to be really super awkward most of the timeRead more >

Postcard

Teresa Oman Writes From Governors Ball

Wouldn't be a festival without some glitter thrown in somewhereRead more >

Misc.

Vintage Vanities

Really, is there anything that the stars of Hollywood's Golden Age didn't do better?Read more >

The Extras

Drake Taught Me To Love Yoga

Riding through the sun salutations with my woesRead more >

The Extras

The Artist Is Wearing Revlon

Frida Kahlo's remaining collection of personal effects included two well-used bottles of Revlon nail polish, which made us wonder—what else are artists painting their faces and bodies with?Read more >

In Print

Hi Caitlyn!

A breakdown of the hair, makeup, and nails on Caitlyn Jenner's mic-drop of a Vanity Fair cover shootRead more >

The Extras

The Beauty Of Being A Little Bit Of Everything

Half Japanese-Hawaiian, half Swiss-Welsh, Alyssa Reeder writes about the one beauty rule when it comes to being mixed-race: that there are no rulesRead more >

Postcard

East Meets Middle East

Lauren Maas writes ITG from Qatar, where Doha-based design students have taken on Beijing Opera style face painting in a very beautiful example of cultural exchangeRead more >

The Extras

I Am My Mother

Just in time for Mother's Day, an essay on the lessons learned from Mom—whether she meant to teach them or notRead more >

The Extras

Tinder Portraits: A User's Guide

Who does your online dating profile pic say more about—you or the person swiping right?Read more >

The Extras

#Mom And Me

Or what happens when someone thinks you're fly on Instagram and crowns you their social media matriarchRead more >

Open Thread

What's The Strangest Beauty Product You Own?

Time to shed a little light on your own personal beauty cabinet of curiositiesRead more >

Open Thread

Help, I'm Engaged

Emily is getting married and wants adviceRead more >

As Told To ITG

Olivier Rousteing Explains Sexy

Balmain's creative director and Drake are here to give you a little confidence boost, girlRead more >

Misc.

Henna, For People Who Are Scared Of Tattoos

A semi-permanent solution for people who want to dip their toes (or fingers) into the age-old trend of body art—and learn a little bit more about traditional Asian and North African heritage in the processRead more >

Postcard

Free Advice: Go to Japan And Take Off Your Clothes

Writer Alyssa Reeder escapes her Tokyo vacation for an afternoon in the countryside hot springs, called onsensRead more >

In Print

Backstage At McQueen, Nearly 20 Years Later

The designer continues to shine in the soon-to-be-released coffee table book, Inferno: Alexander McQueen, based on photos from his 1996 Dante showRead more >

Postcard

Virtual Vacation: Cartagena

Connie Tsang writes to ITG from the Walled City in Colombia—on everything from the natural beauty routines passed down generations to the fashion hotel and spa that is a must-visitRead more >

As Told To ITG

Getting Ready Is The Best Part About Going Out

Photo Booth pictures, going out playlists, late-night snack recommendations—lay it all out thereRead more >

Postcard

24 Hours In Seoul's Gangnam District

Where to shop, eat, and get custom-engraved body piercings if you ever find yourself in SeoulRead more >

Misc.

The Sound Bath Is The New Meditation

Haley Phelan reports back about the trippy, chill nap-like experience in the Mojave desert with excellent acousticsRead more >

Misc.

Walk This Way

On getting lost—purposefully and with your own two feetRead more >