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

From Jenny McCarthy's aging philosophy to Britney's favorite sunless tanner, get the scoop on how to look fab like the stars

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EMBRACE YOUR AGE

EMBRACE YOUR AGE
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“Looking in the mirror as you age forces you to accept who you are a little faster,” says Jenny McCarthy. And, budding wrinkles and all, the 36-year-old actress doesn’t mind what she sees before her. “I’m starting to grow to love the little marks. Many of these lines are from the hell I endured with my son [Evan] and his autism – and the triumphs. Even as I age in the face, there’s a light that shines through my eyes.” Love your look with these tips from Health.com!

02 of 05

RAISE THE 'BAR'

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Drew Barrymore maintains her sleek physique by studying the Bar Method – a combination of Pilates, yoga and traditional gym moves she has said “just knocks your butt off.” But even if you can’t make it to founder Burr Leonard’s West Hollywood studio, increase your core strength and flexibility at home with the The Bar Method: Accelerated Workout and The Bar Method: Change Your Body DVDs ($20 each or $30 for both). For more ways to whip yourself into shape, check out Health.com’s favorite fitness DVDs of 2008! – Maureen Harrington

03 of 05

GET A (SUN-FREE) GLOW

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To keep their bronze glow all year long, Britney Spears and Kelly Ripa are fans of the sunless tanner line Fake Bake. The ladies’ go-to products include Sunless & Skinny (4.5 ounces, $29), which contains copper and seaweed to smooth out cellulite dimples, and the spray-on tanner Air Brush (7 fl. oz., $31). An extra benefit: All of Fake Bake products are free of the synthetic preservative paraben, so they’re gentler on your skin. Read about other self-tanners on Health.com! – Maureen Harrington

04 of 05

MAKE FITNESS A FAMILY AFFAIR

MAKE FITNESS A FAMILY AFFAIR
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Lenny Kravitz and 20-year-old daughter Zoe have found a way to blend father-daughter bonding with getting fit! Recently, the duo has been doing a combination of cardio, weights and circuit training with trainer Robert Severiano at the chic gym ME Fitness in Miami. Plus: Get inspired by another father-daughter fitness story on Health.com. – Serena Kappes and Jennifer Garcia

05 of 05

DIVERSIFY YOUR WORKOUT

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House star Jennifer Morrison has found the perfect Rx for keeping her body toned as she gets older: switching up her exercise routine. “I have been adding different things that I enjoy,” says the actress, who boxes, runs and plays golf to stay in shape. “If you put a photo of my body now next to a photo of my body five or even 10 years ago, I’m actually more muscular!” Learn how to liven up your workout routine on Health.com! – Michelle Tan

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