It’s the eternal fair skin struggle: we refuse to be anything but pale, yet we live in a world where tanned (and sun-damaged) skin is often chosen in favor of milkier complexions. Thankfully, when we need to feel a little better about our paleness, we can look to these 10 celebs as inspiration. Sure, they’ve probably each had a run-in with some bronzer or fake tanning in the past, but for the most part, they wear their pale skin with pride. Here are ten celebs who make fair skin look amazing.
Nicole Kidman is flawless in hair, career and complexion. Though we love every hair color she rocks, we especially love the way this strawberry blonde shade brightens up her amazing skin.
Since her " Empire Records" days, we've been obsessed with Liv Tyler's peerless complexion. Her secret to making her fair skin pop even more? Wearing a warm-toned lipstick.
Cate Blanchett. Keeping her skin pale has done wonders for the Oscar-winning actress: not only does she look incredible, she's been a brand ambassador for skincare powerhouse SK-II for years now.
Christina Hendricks. We can confirm firsthand that Christina's fair skin is just as perfect in real life as it looks on Mad Men. Want to know all her fair skin beauty secrets? Read about them here!
Dita Von Teese. Dita's fair skin is part of her signature look, and we wouldn't have it any other way.
Amanda Seyfried. The blonde beauty always finds a way to complement her pale skin with makeup that looks natural, yet doesn't wash her out. We love this metallic smoky eye in shades of grey and bronze, rather than black.
Lily Collins showcases one of the many benefits of being pale: It makes bold brows really stand out.
Whether her hair is blonde or red, Emma Stone wears her fair skin well. Bonus points for showing off those fabulous freckles!
If Gwen Stefani has taught us anything in life, it's that pale skin is at it's most radiant when you have a great bold lip on.
Elle Fanning has, from a young age, known how to wear makeup that flatters her skin tone. With a bright rosy blush and highlighter on the inner corners of her eyes, she looks downright ethereal.