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    6.1.12
    The Model Life: Mercedes Yvette

    We’re asking models from some of the world’s top agencies to give us a peek at a few of their favorite all-natural products and best healthy tips.  We all love to stay healthy and to look good doing it and for a model it’s a full-time job!

    Model: Mercedes Yvette of NOUS Models

    Best Known For:  America’s Next Top Model, spokeswoman for the Lupus Foundation of America

    Favorite all-natural makeup item:  Josie Maran Argan Oil and lip gloss

    Favorite natural skin care:  Josie Maran Argan Daily Moisturizer with 40+ SPF

    Best facial cleanser:  Malin+Goetz

    Best beauty tip every received:  “If your eyeshadow crumbles into a million pieces, you can resurrect it from the dead by adding a drop of alcohol. What?!”

    Sun-worshipper or always in the shade with sun block?  “I am a shade-chaser.”

     

    Favorite beauty product:  Nars Orgasm Blush

     

    Favorite healthy restaurant:  Cafe Gratitude

    Favorite juice bar:  Pressed Juicery

    Favorite juice:  “Greens 3, yummy!”

    Favorite healthy snack on the go:  Trader Joe’s Trail Mix packages

    Easy healthy recipe:  Quinoa black bean salad

    Essential supplement/vitamin:  Vitamin D3

    3 things you can’t live without when traveling?  “My iPhone, Polaroid camera and Bobby Brown concealer.”

    Favorite healthy way to wind down: “Glass of tea and my girlfriends.”

    Favorite way to spend time outdoors: Barbeques

    Easy recycling tip:  “Have two trash cans.”

    Current obsession:  “Sonos Stereo System (wireless) – I want like 5.”

    Favorite workout: Ashtanga Yog

    Clothing item you couldn’t live without:  My yoga pants.

    Best tip for staying green:  “Practice makes perfect.”

    Your current mantra:

    “Find happiness within yourself. Then share yourself with others.”

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    1. What a Beauty!!

      Peggy | 06.01.2012 | Reply

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