The Fit 5: Tips to Feel (and Look) Like a Star!

From the cool device Nicole Richie and Jessica Alba's facialist uses to how Poppy Montgomery dropped 70 lbs. of baby weight, get the scoop on how to look fab like the stars

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RENEW YOUR SKIN

4. RENEW YOUR SKIN
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Celeb facialist Kate Somerville helps Nicole Richie and Jessica Alba get their glowing complexions, and now one of her tools of the trade – the Clarisonic Skin Care System ($195) – is available even if you’re not one of her star clients. A gentle device whose bristles move at a sonic frequency and enables cleansing products to be better absorbed, the Clarisonic helps slough off dead skin for a brighter, clearer complexion. And it’s great for smoothing elbows and knees, too! Read about other ways to get silky skin on Health.com. – Maureen Harrington

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DROP BABY WEIGHT

DROP BABY WEIGHT
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Ten months after giving birth to son Jackson, Without a Trace actress Poppy Montgomery has lost the 70 lbs. she put on during her pregnancy. “It took a lot of work,” says Montgomery, who went on the meal-delivery plan Sunfare and worked out six days a week to the DVD home workout system P90X. “I loved every second of putting on the weight and I don t regret it, she says. But wearing that bikini again felt great!” Read about how to drop your post-baby pounds on Health.com! – Ulrica Wihlborg

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EAT WELL, FEEL GREAT

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Besides exercising, Marla Maples credits eating right with why she looks fit and fabulous at 45. “I have a lot of willpower,” says the actress, who sticks to a mostly vegetarian diet and shuns dairy and coffee, opting instead for Ayurvedic teas that aid digestion. “With things like pizza and pasta, you go to a restaurant and it’s ever so tempting,” she says, “but if I know it’s not going to make me feel good after, I’m going to stay away from it.” Learn more about eating Ayurvedic on Health.com. – Charlotte Triggs

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ENGAGE YOUR MIND & BODY

ENGAGE YOUR MIND & BODY
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If giving yoga a try is on your to-do list, get a gentle introduction with the Shiva Rea: Flow Yoga for Beginners. Yoga master Shiva Rea moves you through a vinyasa yoga workout, which blends flowing movement and breathing for a full body-and-mind experience. You’ll clear your mind while working your muscles! And to get a taste of vinyasa, watch a class on Health.com! – Serena Kappes

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HAVE A HEALTHY TREAT

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When she has a craving for sweets, Susan Sarandon turns to one of her favorites – a banana-oatmeal chocolate chip cookie made for her by Real Housewives of New York City star – and natural-foods chef – Bethenny Frankel. Made with good-for-you ingredients like vegan chocolate chips, protein-rich walnuts and heart-healthy oats, you don’t have to feel bad about treating yourself! Get the recipe on Health.com. – Serena Kappes

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