Why Grandma’s Beauty Routine is the Ultimate Beauty Inspiration

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Grandmas know glamour. From their perfectly painted pouts to their coiffed ‘dos, we’ve rarely met a grandma we didn’t admire.

If you’re like us, you’ve probably combed through Grandma’s wardrobe for vintage loot, but have you ever peeked into her makeup bag or skincare routine? We did, and it turns out she’s got some old-fashioned beauty wisdom that still translates today.

Flip through for four awesome beauty tips to steal from Grandma.

Before terms like “salicylic acid” and “retinol” entered mainstream skincare, Grandma took care of her skin with all-natural products straight out of her pantry. From cucumbers (a classic under-eye cure) to oatmeal (which is supposed to soothe sensitive skin) and grapefruit (see ya, free radicals) these ingredients still get the job done today.