The $11 Body Product Meghan Markle Swears By

The 'Suits' star says it makes her skin “look and feel amazing.”

Ask an A-lister what beauty product they swear by and the response is routinely predictable. A luxurious face cream (La Mer, usually), a basic lip balm (boring), or a product they’re being paid to promote (fair enough). Which is why it’s so refreshing to hear Meghan Markle’s declaration of love for a specific Nivea body lotion.

“I use this religiously,” she told Beauty Banter (opens in new tab) of the NIVEA Q10 Firming Body Lotion (opens in new tab). “It’s honestly my favorite lotion on the market, it’s so affordable, and makes my skin look and feel amazing. I would buy a case of this at a time if I could find it.”

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Markle also told The Express (opens in new tab) she’s been “using it since school," years before landing her role in Suits and meeting Prince Harry, of course.

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Affordable, it really is. However, her best beauty tip costs nothing at all.

“The first is to drink a lot of water—it changes how you look,” she said. “But I often forget to do it because I prefer wine!" Don't we all.

“The second is to smile, because everyone looks prettier when they’re smiling.”

Nivea Q10 Plus Skin Firming Hydration Body Lotion, $11

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Bridget March is Bazaar's Digital Beauty Director overseeing all beauty content for harpersbazaar.co.uk, including fitness and wellbeing. From news and interviews to tutorials and treatment reviews, she answers the beauty questions you’re searching for with expert advice and introduces you to the latest trends – however extreme they may be! Formerly Digital Beauty Editor at Cosmopolitan, she started her role at Bazaar after taking maternity leave. She lives with her husband and son in London. Follow Bridget on Instagram and Twitter