The “no makeup selfie” has become a huge trend on social media. On these selfies, the subject poses with little or no makeup, and then uploads the photo on such social media sites as Facebook or Instagram. Although lots of people are joining the trend, we can’t help but notice some of our favorite models going barefaced.
Check out these supermodels, who uploaded their “no makeup selfies” on Instagram:
Cara Delevingne flaunted her bare face on Instagram with her “I woke up like this” makeup free selfie. This photo was taken in the morning of the Met Gala, an annual fundraising gala for the benefit of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York City.
Although Karlie Kloss’ Instagram feed is known for having lots of photos of her in the gym, she still posted a no makeup selfie. But, based on what she was wearing, she seemed to be promoting a shopping app called Shopkick.
Just like other celebrities, Adriana Lima shared a post-workout selfie without a hint of makeup. Even if she was sweating, she took a snapshot and posted it on her social media account.
As celebrities get older, they become more conscious about their wrinkles and fine lines. However, Project Runway host Heidi Klum woke up looking like she spent hours in the makeup chair. She captioned her selfie, “Good morning”.
In the modeling world, Lindsey Wixson’s face has become an icon. She has this doll-like features that set her apart from the rest. And, when she snapped a selfie wearing a white shirt and her hair tied up messily, people were shocked. Still, she was able to show her signature pout, which is similar to that of Kylie Jenner’s.
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has become a household name because of her contributions to the world of fashion. While she looks beautiful when wearing makeup, she still is equally stunning barefaced.
Like the other supermodels in this list, Emily DiDonato also posted a selfie with no makeup during the Thanksgiving holidays. Obviously, she looks beautiful and stunning. Her eyes and her bone structure tell us why she is a model.
Even the world’s highest-paid model isn’t afraid to go makeup free. Gisele Bundchen posts a no makeup selfie on her Instagram feed, along with the caption, “I believe that we all have the right to feel safe. Help eradicate violence against women and girls by purchasing a handmade bracelet. Join the campaign #SayNO_UNiTE against violence”.
As a Victoria’s Secret Angel, Lily Donaldson is always seen gracing the runways in lingerie. And because of it, people believe she is perfect. But, with the selfie she posted on Instagram, she tells us she isn’t always perfectly groomed.
There are lots of models and celebrities, who are afraid to take no makeup selfies as these might show their imperfections and flaws, but not supermodel Doutzen Kroes. She shot a photo of herself with the camera right up in her face, and used the caption, “so happy for the weekend to be in bed!!”.
In her selfie taken on a beach, Bar Refaeli managed to look sexy and sultry. She captioned it, “coconut is all we need”.
Joan Smalls used her selfie to encourage her followers to take selfies with no makeup on. She captioned it, “#NoMakeUp #iWokeUpLikeThis Whoever takes the coolest Selfie with no makeup on and Tags Me and hashtags #NoMakeUp I’ll repost. #GoodLuck #GetCreative”.
Without makeup, these supermodels looked kind of average. Still, they dared to pose photos of themselves on Instagram without the aid of their makeup artists. By doing this, they are encouraging young girls to pose without makeup and realize that nobody is perfect in real life, compared to what we see on television or on print.