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Deepika Padukone’s favourite lip colour is probably the same as yours

The L’oreal brand ambassador lets us in on her beauty secrets

By Trisha Chawla  May 5th, 2017

As an actor and standout beauty, it makes perfect sense for Deepika Padukone to be announced the new L’Oréal Paris brand ambassador – a title which is also held by Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor, Blake Lively, Julianne Moore and Jane Fonda. It wasn’t until we chatted with her that we also realised her beauty philosophy is super easy to follow. Read on about her insights on make-up and how her secret to glowing skin is not a just a conspicuous highlighter. 

ELLE: The three things we’ll always find in your make-up bag…

Deepika Padukone: A red lipstick, mascara and a highlighter.

ELLE: Your beauty icon is..

DP: My mother. Her less is more philosophy has always worked for me

ELLE:  What’s your go-to make-up look?

DP: I don’t really have one but, it’s mostly a red lip.

ELLE: A make-up tip you’ve learned from the pros.

DP: Take care of your skin with the right products, that’s when the make-up looks great.

ELLE: What’s your secret to glowing skin?

DP: It comes from eating right and feeling fit all the time.

ELLE: What’s the first thing you do after a long flight?

DP: Brush my teeth! I always carry a toothbrush in my bag.

ELLE:  The one product you’re taking to Cannes with you…

DP: Sunscreen!

ELLE: Which music tracks do you like getting dressed to?

Deepika: Starboy by The Weeknd and 24k Magic by Bruno Mars.

ELLE: What’s the last thing you do after getting dressed? 

DP: Spritz on some perfume.



Deepika Padukone debuts her Cannes collection
Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone's L'Oreal look for Cannes
Deepika Padukone's L'Oreal look for Cannes