- Several celebrities showed off their no-makeup looks this year.
- Stars like Christina Aguilera and Demi Lovato made headlines for their makeup-free appearances.
- Other celebrities like Tyra Banks and Mindy Kaling shared their makeup-free look on social media.
While we’re typically used to seeing celebrities made up in full hair and makeup, the rise of social media has allowed those stars to offer fans a more casual and candid look at their life – including their no-makeup days.
Whether they’re stripping back their look for a magazine cover like Christina Aguilera, or simply sharing a candid selfie like Kylie Jenner, plenty of stars went seemingly makeup-free in 2018.
Here are 25 celebrities who ditched makeup this year.
Lea Michele kicked off the year with a makeup-free selfie.
“No makeup, no filter, just me, ready for this year!!!!” she wrote in the caption of the Instagram post from January.
Gabrielle Union let her freckles shine in a selfie from January.
Kylie Jenner shared a candid moment with baby Stormi on her Instagram story in April.
Jenner shared a few videos of the sweet moment in her Instagram story, where she called her hair “a mess.”
Demi Lovato took off her makeup in a viral video in March.
The “Solo” singer stripped off her makeup for an “unfiltered” video with Vogue.
Christina Aguilera made headlines for ditching her makeup on the cover of Paper Magazine in March.
The singer showed off her full range of looks for the photo shoot with Paper Magazine.
Tyra Banks still managed to “smize” even with no makeup.
The “Life Size 2” star shared the photo on Twitter back in April.
Mindy Kaling went “no filter” for a photo from February.
Kaling said the Instagram post was from a “no makeup no filter mum night out.”
Leighton Meester was spotted with a low-key look in January.
The former “Gossip Girl” star’s Instagram post racked up over a million likes.
Zendaya treated her 53.7 million Instagram followers to a casual selfie back in April.
“Yes for my white shirt being the perfect light bounce,” she wrote in the caption.
Bella Thorne shared a natural close-up selfie while debuting a new hair colour.
Thorne often shares candid shots of her day-to-day life on Instagram, and this particular photo racked up over 500,000 likes.
Helen Mirren took showed what it takes to get ready for the Oscars back in March.
The actress posted the makeup-free selfie to Instagram the night before the 90th Academy Awards ceremony.
Ellen DeGeneres and wife Portia de Rossi had a makeup-free day at the beach in March.
The couple shared the photo on Instagram during a spring break vacation.
Cindy Crawford showed off her “meaningful beauty” back in April.
She shared a casual selfie alongside her puppy on Instagram.
Hilary Duff celebrated “No-Makeup Monday” back in April.
The “Younger” star shared a peek of her off-duty look in an Instagram story, which included some perfectly tousled waves.
Jessica Simpson took her makeup-free photo first thing in the morning.
She captioned the selfie shared back in May with a simple “good morning.”
Yara Shahidi shared a selfie featuring very little makeup back in June.
The “Grown-ish” actress shared the photo on Instagram, where her followers couldn’t help but notice her natural glow.
Gwen Stefani kept her makeup low-key in a photo from June.
Model Winnie Harlow shared of photo of a “no makeup type of day” on Instagram.
Sarah Hyland used her makeup-free selfie from July to send a message.
Ariel Winter kept her look casual for an Instagram post from July.
Drew Barrymore and Cameron Diaz went makeup-free together in July.
The two have been close friends since their “Charlie’s Angels” days, and Barrymore shared a photo of their recent day together on Instagram.
Salma Hayek’s Instagram feed is filled with some fun, candid moments of her daily life, like this selfie from July.
The actress shared a makeup-free selfie in July after being woken up by her adorable dog.
Iaconetti was at Martinez’s side in a similar fresh-faced look.
“No makeup, no filter from two girls with acne issues,” Iaconetti captioned the Instagram post.
“The Bachelor” star Bekah Martinez went for a natural look on the Instagram page of former contestant Ashley Iaconetti.
Iaconetti shared the no-filter photo on Instagram back in March.
Anna Paquin shared a makeup-free selfie after getting one of her favourite facial treatments in September.
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