Plant oils and other model-approved natural skincare secrets

Models are the ultimate beauty product guinea pigs. And, after all of their exposure to skincare brands, many turn to plant oils and other natural products.


By Alexandra Spunt for:

While some of you could care less what models use on their skin—they’re just genetic jackpot winners, right?—I actually think these women have a lot of insight on the subject.

Models are the ultimate guinea pigs: Day in and out, products of all stripes are piled onto their hair and faces. This means several things: They get to test everything out; they have access to experts; and they actually have to work harder than most of us to try to maintain some kind of balance when they’re not shooting and strutting.

So I was not surprised to see that several of the models in a post from Elle about Model Skin Secrets cited naturals and oils as the ultimate in skincare.

Plant oils seem especially popular among this set. Are you a plant-oil convert yet? And if  so, which do you use: argan, coconut, jojoba? See any other products you love here?

Without further ado, the natural picks of these natural-born beauties…

“I like Dr. Hauschka’s Rose Day Cream because it’s chemical-free—I think using clean, organic ingredients on your skin really helps it. The Cleansing Milk and Cleansing Cream are also very good. I’m a huge Dr. Hauschka fan; I’ve been using their products for a couple years – Lakshmi Menon 

Keep reading for more model-approved natural beauty picks …

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