The Fox 5 star informed Web page Six Fashion that since lockdown started again in March, she’s been taking her top-to-toe magnificence routine into her personal fingers, together with making use of her personal relaxer at residence — one thing she first did a long time in the past.
“I knew the way to do relaxers as a result of after I labored in Illinois [at WCIA in the mid-1980s], there have been no salons that knew the way to deal with textured hair,” Stokes recalled. “So I began studying the way to do my very own relaxer. That was a throwback for me throughout quarantine.”
Along with taking boxed hair shade from the pharmacy for a spin (“I put my plastic gloves on and went to work,” she joked), Stokes has additionally been counting on press-on nails in impartial colours instead of skilled manicures. “However they’re coming off and it’s fairly raggedy proper now,” she admitted.
One space the place the TV journalist wants no assist in anyway, although, is skincare. Stokes says she “swears by” Minera Lifeless Sea Salt, a two-pound bag of which matches for round $10 on Amazon, and makes use of it from her head to her toes.
“The one pedicure I gave myself, I soaked my toes in it,” she informed us. “And I’ll combine it with olive oil and contemporary lemon and gently scrub my face. Typically I take a washcloth and put it in water with the ocean salt, wring it out, and simply lay it over my face. I discover it actually does get up the pores and skin.”
Lockdown or not, she added, “I’ve all the time been the one one to the touch my face.”