No, Christie Brinkley doesn’t drink the blood of babies, nor does she have a Dorian Gray-type portrait hanging somewhere. At 62, the model — currently dating rocker John Mellencamp — attributes her ridiculously flawless appearance to rigorous self-care as well as her eponymous line of anti-aging products, Christie Brinkley Authentic. One of the newest on the block is a facial cleansing wash to remove impurities and help protect skin with a moisture barrier. Kohls, $22.
How do celebs like Amy Schumer and Lena Dunham (literally) keep it all together? By slipping into something a little less comfortable — shapewear. But not just any old girdle-type garment. What sets one of the ladies’ favorite brands — Jewel Toned — apart is that the pieces are colorful, lacy, cute and even wearable in public.
If you are in dire need of a spring break but can’t get away, take a visual tour through 22 lush retreats in Private Gardens of South Florida (Gibbs Smith, $50). The colorful coffee table book contains more than 300 photographs of the Sunshine State’s best-kept grounds, with tidbits from the actual homeowners. Warning: You may be, um, green with envy.