The Truth Behind Those Celebrity Skin-Care "Secrets"

Illustrated by Anna Sudit.
Most of you have probably read an interview or two where a famous celebrity attributes her flawless skin to something as simple and effortless as drinking water or as impossible to replicate as good genes. But, perhaps you can't help wondering if these are the real reasons for many a celeb's ever-present radiant glow.

As someone who works with celebrities regularly, giving professional facial treatments and expert at-home education and product recommendations, I know that the secret to beautiful skin is rarely as easy or basic as we're sometimes led to believe. In an effort to shed some light on these so-called secrets, I'm here to debunk some of the common celebrity skin-care claims as well as provide insight on how the stars really get that red-carpet glow.