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Jessica Wu, E-Commerce Director and Stylist

On eye products for lips, lip products for eyes, and the best overnight mask she tries not to get all over her coversRead more >

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Tavi Gevinson

"I enjoy the ritual of [beauty], and I see that it can be the same way that I see fashion, a creative outlet. I don’t have that many good tips but I definitely have tried a lot of eyeshadows."Read more >

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Mari Giudicelli, Designer

On everything from Moon Juice breakfast recipes to the lightest moisturizing gels that actually workRead more >

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Lala Anthony

The multi-hyphenate (television personality-author-actress-producer) on her love for Kim's contour, Chanel moisturizer, and Pond's Cold CreamRead more >

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Elizabeth Brown, CEO, Viyet

On all the anti-aging tricks the drugstore has to offerRead more >

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Bonnie Wright, Director

"It's funny, but I'm kind of scared of retinol."Read more >

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Alma Jodorowsky, Actress & Musician

Alternative title: How a Chanel muse gets ready in the morning Read more >

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Donatella Arpaia, Chef

"Makeup, I love. It’s a lot less expensive than shoes and it never cares what size you are."Read more >

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Capucine Safyurtlu, Creative Director, Stella Luna

On the fragrance that's an extension of her personality, the merits of facial acupuncture, and the recipe for a perfectly glowy cream blush Read more >

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Recho Omondi, Designer, Omondi

On how mixing your skincare will give you peak complexion, and why she always buys makeup in bulkRead more >

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Christina Ricci, Actress

Don't even think about coming near her with waterproof mascaraRead more >

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Kelly Rowland

"I have one son, and he's the greatest thing that's ever happened to me... Everything changes. It changes your life, it changes your skin, it changes your hair, everything."Read 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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Tina Seidenfaden Busck, Founder, The Apartment

"I’ve always loved taking baths—no matter how small my bathroom or living space was, I would always prioritize the bathtub because it’s a place you can truly relax."Read more >

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Karen Elson

"I really have an issue with people trying to look younger. I just want to look like me. I hate that people will say, ‘You look good for your age.' I’m actually happy about being 38."Read more >

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Emma Leth, Actress

On applying practicality to her footwear as well as her makeup: "I don't like buying things that I can't wear every day"Read more >

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Rati Sahi Levesque, Chief Merchant, The RealReal

"In truth, I'm not a huge beauty person—I like shoes instead. I'm building my routines."Read more >

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Fara Homidi, Makeup Artist

When it comes to mascara, eyeliner, and cleanser, two is better than oneRead 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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Camille Rowe, Model

On the best French drugstore product for dealing with cystic acne, the eye creams that actually work, and moreRead more >

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Monica Paolini, Designer, Sea

"When I worked at Betsey [Johnson], she and I were having a glass of wine and she cut my hair into bangs. When I woke up the next morning, I was mortified. Too much wine."Read more >