Blake Lively, who rarely looks less than perfect, swears by a few trusted beauty brands. The actress recently shared her secrets on her Instagram Story and tagged some of her favorite products. Among the standouts, she included top brands like Charlotte Tilbury, Dior, and Christian Louboutin, as well as affordable items from Burt’s Bees and CeraVe.
Here is what was in the Gossip Girl’s makeup bag:
Among the products from Charlotte Tilbury, one the actress’ go-to makeup artists, Lively is faithful to Charlotte Tilbury Light Wonder Foundation, $46; Charlotte Tilbury Hollywood Lips Liquid Lipstick, $34; Charlotte Tilbury Hollywood Contour Wand, $38; Charlotte Tilbury Airbrush Flawless Finish Setting Powder at $45, and Charlotte Tilbury Eyes to Mesmerize Cream Eyeshadow, $32. Most of these products can be found online at Sephora or Nordstrom.
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👁THEY’RE BACK!!👁 My DREAMY, CRYSTAL-LIKE Eyes to Mesmerise in STAR GOLD & ROSE GOLD!! Darlings, you asked for MORE GLOW and I am giving it to you! This is just the beginning, something is coming soon… #linkinbio #LightUpYourWorld✨🌸💫🌟💖 #CharlotteTilbury #Glowgasm #EyesToMesmerise #Eyeshadow #Love #GLOW
Lively, like Meghan Markle, is also a fan of the Shu Uemura Eyelash Curler, $23, and Dior’s Diorshow Mascara, $29.50, which has gotten rave reviews online. She is also partial to By Terry Cellularose Brightening CC Lumi-Serum, $91, which can be worn alone or mixed with foundation for a flawless finish. If she’s going for a quick fix, the actress likes Caudalie Paris Beauty Elixir Eau De Beaute Mini Travel Size Spray Bottle, $16, which is perfect to quickly freshen skin while on the go.
To keep her skin protected from pollution, Lively reaches for Darphin Intral Environmental Lightweight Shield Broad-Spectrum, $48, a sheer, nude-toned fluid that quickly blends into the skin, resulting in an even, radiant, and completely protected complexion. And to safeguard her skin from the sun, the actress likes the affordable CeraVe Sunscreen Face Lotion SPF 50 with Zinc Oxide, $14.40. Another great buy from Lively’s kit is Burt’s Bees 100% Natural Moisturizing Lip Balm Pack of 4, $9.57, which she uses before applying Christian Louboutin Velvet Matte Lip Colour, $90, a velvet matte lipstick that goes on effortlessly for a suede, non-drying finish.
Finally, Lively trusts Stila Convertible Color Dual Lip & Cheek Cream, $25, a two-in-one compact that features a creamy, luminous color that can be easily applied to the cheeks or lips. As for nail color, the actress swears by another affordable option – Essie Nail Polish, $9, which comes in neutral colors and is also reportedly worn by Queen Elizabeth and Kate Middleton.