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Angelique Serrano
Oct 23, 2017 @ 9:00 am

The model shares the products and daily habits that give her glowing skin...

WHAT HELPS ME FEEL CONFIDENT IS…

Staying honest with myself. I’m trying to do that as I get older. I think it helps you feel good in your own skin.

CARING FOR MY SKIN IS…

Definitely not easy because I travel a lot. I always have moisturizer on, but when I’m not working, I don’t do makeup. I just let my skin breathe. I give it a lot of breaks.

A FEW BEAUTY PRODUCTS I'M LOVING ARE…

The L’Oréal clay masks ($8 each; target.com). [As a L’Oréal ambassador] I get to try the gamut of products. Even though I’m not big into masks, I used these and was surprised at how well they worked. I honestly saw a difference!

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FRAGRANCE IS…

So personal and so intimate. A scent is what you leave behind. When you meet someone who smells really lovely, you’ll always associate that person with that scent. I think we all have memories associated with Calvin Klein’s Eternity ($88; macys.com); there’s something special about it.

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The campaign [for Calvin Klein Eternity] is really honest. It’s about what links us together.

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I NEVER TRAVEL WITHOUT...

A book. I’m reading the new Salman Rushdie novel [The Golden House] and The Second Sex, by Simone de Beauvoir. I like reading the actual book, so my bags are super heavy. I always have a notebook or diary and different colored pens. I’m a little old-school. I also have a lot of lip balms, hairpins, and hair bands.

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We like leather notebooks from Smythson (from $75; smythson.com).

MY FITNESS ROUTINE IS...

Not consistent. It’s hard to have a routine, but I try to do yoga. And I go on YouTube every morning and pick a guided meditation depending on how much time I have. Then it’s like, “Meditation for Abundance?" OK, well, how do I feel today?

MY BEAUTY ICON IS…

It’s harder to find those now. Having a mom who felt confident in her skin really left a mark on me. What’s beautiful is seeing women who feel good about themselves as they are, and who stay true to that.

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Lemlem sundress, $295; lemlem.com.

Kebede is the founder of Lemlem, a collection of clothing and accessories made in Africa. For more stories like this, pick up the November issue of InStyle, available on newsstands, on Amazon, and for digital download now.

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