'WAGS' Star Brandi Rhodes Reveals The 6 Beauty Products Every Fabulous Woman Needs


Jan. 9 2018, Published 6:58 p.m. ET

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As the saying goes, beauty is only skin deep. But when you’re constantly in hair and make up for photo shoots, traveling and hey, even WRESTLING, your skin can take a beating! As a working WAGS I’ve put together some of my must haves and go-to brands that help keep my skin looking it’s best, day and night.

I’m a believer in caring for your skin inside and out! A good way to do this is through vitamins. My top go-to brand is Hum Nutrition. They make a variety of supplements to help with skincare, a good place to start if trying for the first time, is their “Cleans to the Rescue” pack, which has everything you need to get problem skin back on track! I take this EVERY time my skin gets unruly and I’m telling you it's the only thing that turns things around!

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Now that we’ve got that taken care of, let’s talk about great products for daily use! Everyday I wear some amount of make up.  I honestly cherish the days where LESS is more, but WAGS tend to feel the pressure to be “on” all of the time so, those “less is more” days...kind of a rarity. But you definitely don’t have to feel like you’re wearing face paint 24/7. I’m a HUGE fan of MAC’s sheer pressed powder because it feels virtually weightless. I can actually wear it to the gym and not clog my pores. It’s just so light and skin-friendly,  I won’t even try other powders, this is my magic trick.

My basics for a daytime look are simple: powder, gloss, brows and lashes. We’ve covered powder, now let’s hit the rest!

Gloss. There’s nothing like a good gloss to make you feel like you’ve done a lot, without really having done anything at all. I’m a huge fan of Sephora’s glosses. They’re cheap, and the colors are plentiful. Pick your poison! I usually go for a berry. They are shear but pigmented enough to give you that pout. Also, a big fan of Rihanna’s new Fenty gloss. It’s super glossy, a little shiny and it smells marvelous!

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On to brows. I love a nicely defined brow. I feel like it just wakes the face up a bit! My favorites in the brow department are Anastasia. All of their products are the truth! From powders to pencils, you’re gonna get a great natural looking brow out of them. And they go a long way! I’m also a fan of Benefit’s brow products. My favorite of theirs is “Brow Zings”. Everything you need to sculpt a nice natural brow!

Last, but certainly not least, those lashes baby. I don’t have great lashes. They are kind of stumpy and they won’t do what I want them to. I don’t want to wear falsies everyday, and I don’t want to get eyelash extensions. What’s a girl to do? Oh honey, just buy magic in a bottle, AKA Too Faced’s Better Than Sex Mascara. Is it better than sex? Nope. But it’s the ONLY thing that makes my eyelashes look like eyelashes and it’s the bomb in a bottle. It lifts, lengthens and increases volume all at once. How? I have no idea! But does it really matter? Not to me. I’m just here for the results! And the results are 5 star quality.

So if you ever catch me at the gym or the grocery store, make sure I at least have the bases covered: powder, gloss, brows and mascara. If not, feel free to call me out for not living up to my WAGS duties! (I’ll probably look at you like I have no idea what you’re talking about, but it’ll be a fun social media conversation later, I promise!). For more of my ramblings hit up


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