Royals know a thing or two about beauty. Think about it — their faces are plastered pretty much everywhere, and scrutinized/admired to no end. Here are a smattering of some of the best (and craziest) beauty secrets from those who get to don tiaras without a hint of irony.
The British monarch warded off bad smells by keeping her gloves perfumed with rose oil.
GRACE KELLY, PRINCESS OF MONACO
The actress-turned-royal reportedly applied hand cream to her hands religiously, saying that hands are where people show their age first. Excuse while we apply some immediately.
KATE MIDDLETON, THE DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE
The new royal has plenty of beauty secrets, but one thing Middleton swears by is a drugstore find! Her moisturizer of choice is Nivea’s Soft Moisturizing Crème. She’s reportedly been seen stocking up on the hydrating lotion, which costs a mere $7. The other must in her beauty regimen? Rosehip oil. The natural oil is said to help fight wrinkles.
PRINCESS MARIE-OLYMPIA OF GREECE
The 18-year-old It Girl and daughter of Crown Princess Marie-Chantal of Greece (whose own father is Robert Warren Miller — the American billionaire and sailing champion), shared her secret to smelling good: “I don’t wear perfume, just Amazing Grace by Philosophy cream.”
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