acne

Advice

A Real Conversation About Retinoids

Stolen from a private Slack conversation that was definitely not meant to be publishedRead more >

The Top Shelf

Lindsay Peoples Wagner, Fashion Editor, The Cut

"I’ll use any deep conditioning treatment there is, as long as it’s not coconut oil. I don’t use coconut oil—it’s drying, it’s not good for your hair. Everybody lied! It’s not good for your hair."Read more >

Guide

Anything Can Be A Spot Treatment

If you believe in yourself (and your medicine cabinet) hard enoughRead more >

Postcard

This $7 Cream Zapped My Cystic Zit

Better than a cortisone shot? Quite possibly...Read more >

As Told To ITG

This Facialist Is The Original Queen Of Extractions

The "meanest" extractions on the Lower East Side can be yours at home, tooRead more >

The Review

Drugstore Acne Solutions

Available everywhere—and for very little cashRead more >

Open Thread

Ask ITG Anything

An open call for pressing beauty questionsRead more >

Advice

Facialist Kristina Holey's 5 Tips For Defeating Hormonal Acne

5 things to know before you cover you face with that spot treatment you're holdingRead more >

The Top Shelf

Laura Yeh, Designer, Glossier

The mind behind so much of Glossier's packaging on everything from 3D-printing to the best way to get rid of all your poresRead more >

Guide

Beat Acne The French Way

Clear skin with a side of insoucianceRead more >

The Technique

How To Pop A Pimple

Renée Rouleau walks ITG's Senior Editor through the processRead more >

#ITGTopShelfie

The Software Engineer Obsessed With Good Ingredients

On the failsafe overnight acne treatment, cuticle oil for coders and "lipstick as a blush, blush as eyeshadow, eyeshadow as contour…"Read more >