Nails

The Professional

Jin Soon, Owner, JINsoon

"Manicurists and their clients can have really special relationships. If you understand the language and have an open mind, you can do it—seriously."Read more >

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Tatiana Hambro, Fashion Writer, Moda Operandi

"I don’t think it’s the most elegant thing in the world to have a bright purple manicure, but it makes me so happy and I love the process of doing it."Read more >

The Extras

Gelcream Curates Your Fall Nail Looks

The best hand on Instagram adorns herself with lacquer and alcoholic beveragesRead more >

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Kesha McLeod, Stylist

With her designated fragrance for sleeping inRead more >

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The LA-Based Ops Director Who's A Self-Described Lip Alchemist

"I’m addicted to lip stuff—scrubs, chapsticks, tints, liners. I’m like a lip alchemist. I love all of it. But with that said I rarely switch it up—I know what I like and I tend to stick with it."Read more >

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Natasha Poly, Model

The most comprehensive #NPolymakeup tutorial on the internetRead more >

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Anine Bing, Designer

On the glow-giving French pharmacy products that are so secret, even ITG hadn't heard of themRead more >

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Irene Agbontaen, Designer

With at least 15 different wigs, plus her secret to good photosRead more >

ITG ♥s

Essie Clambake Is The Nail Color Of The Summer—Win It Now!

Enter to win your very own bottle—fo' free—so you can have summer all the timeRead more >

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Haniya Riaz-Khan, Agent, The Wall Group

"I still haven’t found the perfect foundation yet. I want to still be able to see my skin. I don’t want someone to look at me and be like, ‘Nice makeup.’ That means I’m wearing too much."Read more >

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Suzanne Koller, Fashion Director, M Le Monde

"If there's makeup, I still want to see the person behind it. It's all about the person, not about the makeup. A red lip gives character, but you still see the personality."Read more >

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Emma Watson

After years of researching the best of the natural beauty world, the actress is here with her favorites, from organic hairspray to non-toxic nail polish and everything in betweenRead more >

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Alencia Johnson, Director Of Constituency Communications, Planned Parenthood

"Nobody else is telling me what I can and cannot do with my body, and that is liberating beyond any means. That in itself is a beauty secret that you can’t really buy anywhere."Read more >

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Alyse Archer-Coité, Director of Culture & Programing, A/D/O

On how to DIY a true nude lipstick with spare concealer—plus a primer on cutting your hair at homeRead more >

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Susan Lyne, President & Managing Partner, BBG Ventures

On how losing your job can be the best career move and why the best skincare is the simplestRead more >

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Parris Goebel, Dancer & Choreographer

"I like to look different. Like, I shaved my head when I was 18 and I was bald all the way up 'til last year. I like the idea of being bald... It was very empowering to me to be bald but still be a woman and still be hot."Read more >

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Catherine Shi, Biopharmaceutical Process Engineer

On what it means to be a tech-driven beauty consumer instead of a trend-driven one, and the best lipstick formula for chronically dry lipsRead more >