The Secret to Makeup-Free Skin That Looks as Great as Gwyneth's

Want skin that looks like Gwyneth Paltrow's does sans makeup? My secret to skin that's radiant on its own is a nutrient-packed whole food diet (processed foods are not beauty foods!), plus a few other healthy habits, like regular exercise and frequent R&R (sleep, spa, tea you name it...). A no-brainer, right? As a beauty editor, it's my tried-and-true recipe for gorgeous.

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Gwyneth, who showed up for a book signing on Saturday looking fresh off the beach, is a fabulous example of healthy beauty at 38. She recently told Elle magazine, "I still refuse to use silicone, Botox or other of those gimmicks out of pure vanity," (adding that she would be open to a breast correction after breast feeding). Yet she does focus on good eating (evidenced by her new cookbook), detox, exercise and even natural beauty products.

Just 'cause I can't help be fascinated by other women's beauty routines, here are few of Gwyneth's fave natural brands (which I also happen to love), via her website Goop.com:

  • Sprout Wellness. Handmade and gorgeous. You will fall in love with the shea butter cream.
  • Tata Harper. Tata grows many of the ingredients for these gorgeous skin and aromatherapy product on her Vermont organic farm.

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