My Queer Skincare Secrets

Taking Accutane as a queer woman means being doubted and disbelieved

Sabrina Imbler
May 8, 2019 · 10 min read
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MyMy skin is so clear it almost glows. I am a poreless moonbeam, a Glossier hunk, the epidermal equivalent of quartz. I am proud of this otherworldly sheen, but it is in no way natural.

People often ask me how I got my skin to look this way. Is it a serum, an exfoliant, or a…