5 Products That Make Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness Go "Yaaas Queen"

Updated 07/25/18
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jonathan van ness beauty: Jonathan Van Ness at New York Fashion Week
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As far as celebrities go, it's pretty safe to say that Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness is up there in our top five favorite celebs of all time. Actually, scrap that—he's top-tier number one. Not only does he radiate positivity, but he also knows a thing or two about how to create a fail-safe, maintainable beauty regimen. Into the Gloss recently delved into his beauty cupboard and learned which products he loves, from his favorite cleanser to his hero hair product.

Jonathan Van Ness beauty: Peter Thomas Roth Anti-Aging Cleansing Gel
Peter Thomas Roth Anti-Aging Cleansing Gel $40
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JVN starts this skincare routine with Peter Thomas Roth's Anti Aging Cleansing Gel and his Exfoliband by Nurse Jamie ($17) to really give his skin a deep cleanse.

Jonathan Van Ness beauty: Kate Somerville ExfoliKate
Kate Somerville ExfoliKate $24
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After he's cleansed, Van Ness moves onto exfoliating. He credits Kate Somerville's ExfoliKate as one of his favorites, claiming that it's "really gentle for psoriasis." He also suggests not going in hard and scrubbing when exfoliating, as it can "literally take your skin off"; use gentle light "touchies" like him and you'll be left with glowing skin.

Jonathan Van Ness beauty: Algenist Complete Eye Renewal Balm
Algenist Complete Eye Renewal Balm $68
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What's a beauty routine without a luxurious eye cream? Van Ness loves Algenist's Complete Renewal Balm—in fact, he's a fan of all of the brand's stuff, so stock up.

Jonathan Van Ness beauty: Herbivore Rose Hibiscus Hydrating Face Mist
Herbivore Rose Hibiscus Hyrdrating Face mist $32
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Herbivore has been on our radar for a few years now, and Van Ness loves the brand's rose face mist. Infused with coconut water and boosting hibiscus flower petals, this moisture-enhancing mist will tone and hydrate your skin.

Jonathan Van Ness beauty: Shu Uemura Art of Hair Wonder Work
Shu Uemura Wonder Worker Blow Dry Primer $33
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We couldn't discuss Jonathan Van Ness's beauty routine and not mention his hero hair products, could we? He's a fan of Shu Uemura's Wonder Worker multitasking primer, which helps perfect the hair's surface and enhances the performance of styling products. Sold.

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