Cleopatra cured her hypnotic gaze with rosewater, Marilyn Monroe used petroleum jelly to brighten her complexion, and J Lo keeps her figure with an exercise routine to hit her abs, high intensity interval cardio or boxing.
Cleopatra, Marie Antoinette, Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn or Sofía Loren were some of the women who have defined beauty over time, now Rihanna, Jennifer López or Kim Kardashian set new standards. Do you know its secrets?
When it comes to uncovering the beauty secrets of great divas, it’s best to go back in history and find out Cleopatra took care of her hypnotic gaze with a rose water made at the palace and Marie Antoinette used a juice of lilies, melon, cucumber and lemon to moisturize her skin.
Marilyn Monroe used petroleum jelly to brighten her complexion and minimized the washing of her iconic platinum hair by applying talcum powder. Her recognizable lipstick was achieved by mixing five different shades.
The eternal Hollywood sex icon has also revealed another nighttime beauty secret. “What are you wearing to sleep?” Monroe didn’t hesitate: “Just a few drops of Chanel No. 5,” she said during an interview for Life Magazine in 1952.
Audrey Hepburn’s beauty routine was based on a healthy diet: vitamin C, lots of fruit and vegetables, little meat and water.. She took care of her eyes with a home routine: she parted her lashes with the help of a stick and then applied two coats of mascara.
Sofia Loren shared her beauty secrets in 1984 in Women and Beauty, a book with tricks, diets and exercises, but the actress’s favorite ritual was a bath in hot water with salts, olive oil and milk powder, with relaxing music in the background.
The Italian recommended “polishing the heels and elbows with a pumice stone and brushing the body while in the water”. Finish the cold water bath and apply body oil to damp skin.
Mae West applied coconut oil to her face and neck daily, as well as body oil for babies. “It keeps my skin soft, that’s how I took care of mine. I always use baby oil, but it has to be warm and you need a man to put it on you,” he confessed in an interview in 1979. .
Coconut oil was also one of the beauty tricks of Miranda Kerr, Jessica Alba, Gwyneth Paltrow or the Brazilian models Gisele Bundchen, Isabeli Fontana or Alessandra Ambrosio who have become fervent followers of this product not only for its layer to moisturize the skin, but also for its properties to prevent premature wrinkles.
Ever since Rihanna stepped into the beauty world with her Fenty brand in 2017, she hasn’t stopped reaping success. Aware of the interest generated by her color line and the devotion that millennials and even Generation Z feel for her, she got to work and also turns to skincare with “Fenty Skin”, although she herself published in her networks say her beauty secret is “drink plenty of water and don’t consume alcohol”.
At 51, Jennifer Lopez keeps her figure with an exercise routine to work the abs, cardio exercises with high intensity intervals or boxing.
In addition to her stunning fitness, this New York Bronx-born singer stands out with her cinnamon-colored skin and long hair, which is why her beauty tricks are in high demand and she recognized that “sleeping more than eight hours and drinking water , Goes very well “.
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What’s behind Kim Kardashian’s shiny mane? In his official Instagram account, he uploaded an image with a jar of gummy bears with benefits for moisturizing and caring for hair, because nutricosmetics are a great ally for preserving youth.