Street Beauty: Real NYC Girls Share Their Best Skincare Hacks

New York is not for the faint of heart—the pedestrian-dominated streets keep our schedules on the go and our styles a bit… grittier. With it, though, comes an effortlessness all our own. It's that understated cool that keeps our skin mostly bare but properly tended to.

New York is notably the city that doesn't sleep, so how do its residents keep fatigue off their faces? We decided to find out. I posted up with our photographer on a corner in NoLIta, a neighborhood that might as well recruit off-duty cool girls, and waited. We met five women with shockingly beautiful skin and hounded them for their secrets.

Keep scrolling to hear what five real New York women have to say about their skincare routines.