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Of all the things that our mothers ever told us, ("Your face is gonna freeze that way," "Don't sit so close to the TV," and "Only introduce him to me if you think he's husband material"), we probably paid the closest attention to generational wisdom of the beauty variety. Sure, our moms may be nags when it comes to learning to cook and bundling up in the cold, but their (constant) reminders to wear sunscreen and take off our makeup before bed have definitely improved our skin. To capitalize on adult advice that clearly works, we found 11 cool NYC beauties whose effortless glows also owe much to their mamas. Since we wanted the dirt (or really, lack thereof) on their natural radiance, we hit up these girls to share the beauty secrets of the women who raised them. Turns out, mother really does know best.
Check out the tips, products, and pics of these beautiful gals and their equally glam moms (plus, one fetching grandmother)!