drugstore

The Top Shelf

Solange Franklin, Stylist

"I don't sleep with a silk scarf on, or anything. I don't like silk pillowcases either! I like my hair in its natural state, and I’m not afraid of frizz—it’s a pejorative [word]. It's me."Read more >

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Julie Doherty, Executive Assistant

With the high-low skincare routine that puts Trader Joe's and Sisley on the same shelfRead more >

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Pauline Maynard-Denery, VP of Product Marketing and Development, Glossier

The woman who launched 1000+ Haloscopes on the best French pharmacy beauty, the haircare line that saved her curls, and the leg bronzer that turns her into J.LoRead more >

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Katie Day, Artist

With the most exhaustive list of French pharmacy body products ITG has ever seenRead more >

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Caroline Polachek, Musician

"Growing up, I was so compelled by artists whose looks were inseparable from their music. With bands like Nirvana or people like Marilyn Manson, just hearing their music would sort of be incomplete without the whole image."Read more >

The Face

Miya Folick, Musician

On the beauty routine that starts with hot yoga and ends with silver eyelid glitterRead more >

Top Shelf After Dark

Lolita Cros, Curator

Why a successful night out starts with Aesop Body Balm and ends with dollar pizzaRead more >

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Media Brecher, Copywriter, Tory Burch

On which products she uses to keep her hair frizz-free but still messy and which drugstore impulse buys have proved to be good enough to get againRead more >

The Review

The Best Drugstore Matte Lipsticks

For all those unexpected parties that come up when you're home that your makeup bag might not be prepared forRead more >

The Face

Kenya Kinski Jones, Model

Daughter to Quincy and sister to Rashida and Kidada, the recent college grad talks necessary skincare shifts when you're bicoastal and which sunscreen has taken her through summer safelyRead more >

The Extras

What To Do With $20 At The Drugstore

When all you've got is a crisp Andrew Jackson and still have to replenish your medicine cabinetRead more >

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Megan Parry, Co-Owner, Forage

Always seeking to be on the receiving end of perfume compliments, the writer and vintage store owner talks about her favorite fragrances, '80s perm recovery, and an exfoliator that's as good as a facialRead more >

The Extras

The Best Of Trader Joe's Beauty Products (& Their Snack Counterparts)

Because if you're going to wait in that line, you may as well check multiple things off your "To Buy" listRead more >

Hair Ideas

The Best Drugstore Shampoo For Redheads

Red heads of the world unite! And tell us what you wash your hair with to keep it from getting too brassyRead more >

Hair Ideas

The Best Drugstore Shampoos For Blondes

For color that's harder, better, faster, strongerRead more >

The Review

The Best Drugstore Mascaras

Segmented by eyelash type and desired outcomeRead more >

The Review

Lipstick You Can Leave At Home

Rimmel Provocalip 16 Hr Kissproof Lipcolor is not joking around about that 16 hour wear-timeRead more >

The Extras

Navigating A Japanese Drugstore

Back from Tokyo, Alyssa Reeder reports on Japan's drugstore beauty staplesRead more >

The Extras

Green Lipstick Is A Neutral, & Other Lessons From NYX Cosmetics

The brand launches more than 200 new shades a year, hosts their own award show for makeup die-hards, and lets fans drive their product development process—here's how NYX became the go-to drugstore alternativeRead more >

The Review

The Best Drugstore Cleansers: Guilt-Free Face Wash

The drugstore cleansers you won't feel so bad washing down the drainRead more >

The Review

The Best Drugstore Concealers

Natural, creamy, blendable, buildable goodness does exist on the shelves of your local CVS, and the best drugstore concealer options are under $12Read more >

The Review

Herbal Essences Brings The Nostalgia

Returning to the Smooth and Shine collections, which, thankfully, haven't been rebranded and repackaged quite yetRead more >

The Review

The Clarisonic Alternative

For all the wonders of high-tech gadgetry, sometimes the analog solution is kingRead more >

The Review

Maybelline Master Kajal

Easy-to-use, versatile, and most importantly, affordableRead more >

Word of Mouth

The Drugstore Checklist: Makeup

The final stop on the path to Duane Reade nirvanaRead more >

The Look

The Look: Mariana In L'Oréal

Speaking of awesome drugstore products...Read more >

Hair Ideas

The Drugstore Checklist: Hair

The best hair products from the shelves of Walgreens, straight to the Top ShelvesRead more >