How Victoria’s Secret Model Lily Aldridge Never Leaves the House without Glowing Skin

The model breaks down her exercise obsession, her beauty product must-haves, and her love for sheet masks.

Photography by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott Styled by Edward Enninful

Known for her rock star brunette waves, killer cheekbones and sun-kissed skin, it’s no wonder that Victoria’s Secret Angel Lily Aldridge is the debut face of Jason Wu’s eponymous first fragrance. Along with her effortlessly natural look, the Californian beauty keeps a pretty simple beauty routine to match. From her minimal skincare habits (along with SPF of course) to travel-friendly rose water products, Aldridge proves that healthy skin is the ultimate beauty look on its own. Here, the model breaks down her exercise obsession, her beauty product must-haves, and her love for sheet masks.

Medicine cabinet snapshot:

Crème de La Mer, Kora Organics, Fresh.

Good skin starts with:

La Mer Moisturizing Soft Cream ($170,

Best advice from your dermatologist:

Wear sunblock.

Best advice from your facialist:

Less is more.

SPF of choice:

Aveeno SPF 30 ($8,

Makeup miracles:

Pat McGrath Everything [kit]!

Most underrated product:

Brow gel.

Photo by Inez & Vinoodh. Styled by Edward Enninful.

Never leave the house without:

Clean brows and nice, glowing skin.

A good hair day starts with:

Ouai Wave Spray, ($26,

My hair colorist always says:

Tracey Cunningham is my colorist and she is genius!! We match my color from when I was a kid.

Nails must be:


Beauty from the inside out:

I love great tea and my meals from Sakara Life!

Exercise obsession:

Ballet Beautiful.

Drink of choice:

Pressed Juicery.

Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott; Styled by Edward Enninful

Product that you picked up from the pros:

Serge Lutens Lip Pencil.

A woman should smell like:

Whatever makes her feel good! I love Jason Wu‘s new fragrance– everything about it is beautiful from the jasmine scent to the bottle!

Spa-cation at:

Blackberry Farm has a beautiful spa and fabulous food.

TSA-friendly essentials:

Rose water.

In-tub must-read:

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly.

Best advice from mom:

Love Yourself.

Best-kept beauty secret:

I do sheet mask every day! They are so great when you are at home. My daughter thinks they are hilarious.

The beauty secrets of supermodels: