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Elizabeth De La Piedra, Photographer

"When I’m getting ready the first thing I do is lock my door—no one’s allowed to come in."Read more >

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Jenn Streicher, Makeup Artist

Streicher sister Number One on her career path into makeup artistry, grooming Jack Black, the one palette she travels with and approximately ten shower gelsRead more >

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Walda Laurenceau, Acupuncturist

"We’ve been taught to take pills instead of learning how to boost our body’s own healing capability. That’s not to say we should avoid medicine, but if we can give our bodies that opportunity, then we can actually be put in a better direction."Read more >

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Laura Harrier, Actress

The BlacKkKlansman star on saving her hair from near-death and the cotton pads she buys in FranceRead more >

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Rachael Wang, Stylist

On the best vegan makeup, the one organic deodorant that actually works, and why she never conditioners her hairRead more >

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Diarrha Ndiaye, Social Media Strategist, L’Oréal Paris

"It's so funny, because every time my friends are here they'll go in my room and spray all my fragrances. I'll be like, 'I know you sprayed my Santal! Cut it out!"Read more >

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Doreen St. Felix, Writer

"Beauty should be handled seriously, and it should be historicized...the first Black female millionaire owned a beauty brand! It still exists today—I went to Sephora a couple days ago and saw it."Read more >

Just In

Meet Glossier Body Hero

A daily oil wash and body cream for treating your body the way you want to be treated—really freakin' wellRead more >

Open Thread

What's The Most $$$ Part Of Your Beauty Routine?

Imagine that gif of Leonardo DiCaprio throwing dollars to the wind right hereRead more >

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Camille Becerra, Chef

On all-natural self-tanner, the body lotion that doubles as eye cream, and one seriously exhaustive dental care regimenRead more >

Word of Mouth

Face Oil: A Dialogue

The seven best oils, revealed by a candid conversation betwixt two editorsRead more >

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The Tourism Agent With The Essential Curly Hair Routine

"Sometimes I have pimples, I have skin marks, I'm not my ideal weight, I can be lazy and not wear any makeup... That's who I am and that's ok."Read more >

ITG ♥s

This Body Oil Is the Only Vacation I Can Afford RN

Floral and beachy without the sunblock and skin cancerRead more >

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Irina Lakicevic, Dentist

Because lipstick doesn't really translate under a surgical mask—all the better reason to go all out for after hoursRead more >

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Chloe x Halle, Musicians

Coconut oil, coconut oil, and more coconut oil say the sisters on how to take care of everything from skin to hairRead more >

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Tylynn Nguyen, Lingerie Designer

"I’m almost 6 feet tall, but I still wear heels because I feel like, why not? And if people stare at me, this is how God made me, so have a look!"Read more >

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Stephanie Gundelach, Creative Consultant

On overcoming ABBA bangs, Googling breakout remedies, and applying Danish minimalism to her beauty routinesRead more >