Exclusive: Blake Lively Shares Her Secret to Perfect Hair

Between launching her new lifestyle website Preserve, reprising her role as the face of Gucci Première Eau de Parfum for the brand’s newest fragrance Première Eau de Toilette, and preparing for the arrival of her first child, we’re not quite sure how Blake Lively makes time for a beauty routine. But the actress is clearly doing something right; after all, we rarely see her without perfectly tousled tresses. But we know she’s doing something to maintain that gorgeous mane of hers, so we caught up with the actress to get the scoop on everything from her everyday beauty essentials to how she prepares for big red carpet events.

Scroll through for Lively’s best beauty tips and makeup must-haves!