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Beauty insider: Beauty PR Jess Carew

Beauty industry insiders reveal their beauty icons, influences, can’t-live-without products and top tricks…

Jess Carew

Jess Carew

JESS CAREW
Beauty PR at Estée Lauder Companies

As a little girl I would sneak into my grandmother Edna’s bedroom and apply her lipstick in secret, thinking no one would notice. Of course it was completely obvious when I appeared with bright red lips but she’d never say a thing. To me beauty means confidence and to be happy in your own skin. As a teenager and even into my late 20s, I battled with my skin because I used the wrong products, which exacerbated the problem. I was so self-conscious. I wish I’d known then what I now know about beauty, and how to care for my skin through the right skincare.

My beauty icon: Lily Aldridge. Besides having exquisite skin, she is my style icon because she always looks beautiful whether she’s at an event or in jeans and a T-shirt. She always carries off different makeup looks so well.

Estée Lauder Re-Nutriv Dual Infusion Serumand Clinique Anti-Blemish Cleansing Gel

What is your morning must-have?
Estée Lauder Re-Nutriv Dual Infusion Serum, $498. Clinique Anti-Blemish Cleansing Gel, $38.

Bobbi Brown Beach and Jo Malone London Orange Blossom Cologne


What is your top scent?

Bobbi Brown Beach, $115. Jo Malone London Orange Blossom Cologne, $110.

Bumble and Bumble Gentle Shampoo, $38, and Super Rich Conditioner

What are your hair heroes?
Bumble and Bumble Gentle Shampoo, $38, and Super Rich Conditioner, $45.

La Mer The Eye Balm Intense $320. Bobbi Brown Extra Balm Rinse makeup remover, $123 for 50ml

What are your best beauty quick-fix products?
La Mer The Eye Balm Intense $320. Bobbi Brown Extra Balm Rinse makeup remover, $123 for 50ml.

Clinique Sonic System Purifying Brush, $165. Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair

What are your best skin secret products?
Clinique Sonic System Purifying Brush, $165. Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair, $129.

Estée Lauder Pure Color Envy lipstick in Carnal, $59; and Estée Lauder Little Black Primer

What are your top glam products?
Estée Lauder Pure Color Envy lipstick in Carnal, $59; and Estée Lauder Little Black Primer, $50.

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