Almost everyone of you have come across celeb interviews where a Hollywood actress would casually attribute her perfect flawless skin to an unpretentious and effortless regimen such as drinking lots of water or getting plenty of beauty sleep or eating right or working out regularly. But, conceivably you can’t help but wonder if these are the real secrets behind every celeb’s boundless beauty and radiance.
Skin experts suggests that a good skin care routine calls for a daily treatment of cleansing, exfoliating, hydrating and protecting the skin from dehydration, Acne, Allergies, dust, pollution, acnes, ageing, sunburn, wrinkles and a zillion other skin problems. But the question is, is that even possible? To be able to do all of this on a day-to-day basis? The answer is yes.
You’d be surprised to know that celebrities have their own unfailing skincare rituals that they follow on a daily basis and vouch by for a perfect skin. Here is a list of skincare must haves that the leading ladies of the Hollywood stick up for, take a look.
Cleanse off the day’s stresses
One of the celebs blessed with an enviable complexion and skin tone is none other than the 33 year old American actress Kate Bosworth. Bosworth corroborates SK-II products as her knight in shining armour. She is a consistent user of the cleanser in addition with the Facial Treatment Essence. At times of extreme dryness she smears her skin with the Essential Power Cream by SK-II and for sultry conditions, she attests to using the Cellumination Essence EX, which reactivates dull, tired skin and evens out skin tone.
Any guesses as to who opened the eyes of the pretty Blue crush actress with her skincare choices? she says she was introduced to SK-II by none other than the two times Academy award winning Australian beauty Cate Blanchett. This gentle cleansing cream is a must have if your skin is in dire need of an efficient cleanser.
Exfoliate your way to smooth skin
The 28 year old popular American actress and singer, Hilary Duff attributes her flawless complexion and blemish-free skin to Dr. Lancer’s daily use skin Polish. The skin resurfacing exfoliation treatment includes pure minerals and Pumpkin and Pomegranate enzymes to effectively remove surface debris and dull, dry surface cells. This product for sure is a luxurious daily ritual that Duff affirms to. May be now is a good time to pamper your skin with some luxury!
Boost your skin with a serum
If you haven’t heard about the Dermalogica range of skincare products yet, then you might as well hear it loud and clear from Victoria Beckham “I love face packs (masques) and try to do them twice a week using Dermalogica’s MultiVitamin Power Recovery Masque, which I call my little ambulance in a tube.” says the English model and business woman. Some of their best selling masques are widely raved for its skin hydrating and Anti-aging benefits. If you are in your late 20’s or above 30, it might be a wise decision for you to check out this product.
Secrets behind beautiful eyes
This one might come as quite a shocker as Jennifer Aniston has revealed that the secret behind her bewitching eyes is no pretentious eye cream but Vaseline! Yeah you read that right. I mean sure, we all agree that Vaseline is a multipurpose and inexpensive household essential but who would have thought that a mere petroleum jelly has been treasured by the Friends’ star for all these years. The 45 year old newlywed bride believes that Vaseline moisturizes and prevents wrinkles under eyes and hence religiously uses the product every night.
You might also want to consider application of our good old friend olive oil from the kitchen for your under as a daily ritual. I know that I certainly for one would take this advice as it’s something that’s been practiced by two of the lovely ladies of Hollywood – Mila Kunis and Emma Stone.
Moisturize your way to softness
For many of us in spite of living in tropical climates, the arrival of winter can be a real bummer as they bring along with them, the colossal issue of skin dryness. And some even experience extreme dryness resulting in flaking and eczema and if you are one of those ladies having a hard time with dryness then don’t you worry as the Goddess of Skincare and beauty routines, Gwyneth Paltrow has just the right piece of advice for you.
“In the winter, when my skin gets dry, I use a combination of products from SkinCeuticals, A few drops of Hydrating B5 Gel goes a long way in helping to keep my skin fully moisturized. I use this along with their A.G.E. Interrupter, which fights wrinkles, and C E Ferulic, their antioxidant, after washing my face, neck and chest” says the 43 year old Mortdecai actress.
Now that you’ve heard the mighty speak, what are you still waiting for? Go ahead and pick your skincare savior to confront this winter!
Mask for a healthy glow
Following Kylie’s makeup remover on our list is none other than her sister Khloe’s favorite face mask – SEPHORA COLLECTION FACE MASK. The Kardashian sisters are regular users of the Sephora Face masks and Ms. Jenner was quoted saying “I also found these masks at Sephora that all my friends are using. I’m obsessed with them. On the shelf there are a million of them—Sephora makes them—so you can try different ones. They’re so much fun,”. These wondrous masks are apparently good at treating skin concerns and help hydrate skin, smooth fine lines, slough away dead cells and unclog pores. Try and find out if Jenner is right about this product.
Protect with a sunscreen
“I use a light coat of Oil of Olay’s SPF lotion and let it dry a little bit before I put my makeup on.” says the 22 year old Monte Carlo star Selena Gomez. When it comes to skincare, Selena has always been an old head on young shoulders. Unlike most sunscreen lotions out there, this one is a light, non-greasy and gentle formula that provides moisture while protecting your skin from the sun exposure. Combat the sun this summer with Selena’s solution to sun damage.
Did you really think that I would complete a beauty blog without talking about the Kardashian sisters, I mean that just wouldn’t be right. So here is an awesome makeup remover used by the ever-gorgeous Kylie Jenner that you might want to cash into – Nip + Fab’s Glycolic Fix Exfoliating Pads. Kylie was quoted saying “I love Nip+Fab Glycolic Pads”. I am sure this product must be a magic worker to be vouched by a kardashian sister – I mean just look at them, their flawless beauty sure speaks for them!
Being an informed buyer is of humongous importance when it comes to cashing in on a beauty product. Now that you have some insight into the ‘Not-so-secret’ skincare routines of the captivating beauties of Hollywood, We wish you all the luck in choosing the right skincare routine for you, the one that helps you achieve the perfect ‘Celebrity-like’ skin.