Just because we're used to seeing celebrities in full glam doesn't mean they don't enjoy going au naturel too! Join Wonderwall.com as we take a look at all of our favorite stars without makeup in 2021, starting with this actress… On Oct. 25, Kate Hudson took to Instagram to share a slideshow of photos of herself looking barefaced while goofing off with her two youngest kids, daughter Rani Rose Hudson Fujikawa and son Bingham Hawn Bellamy. "Just a bunch of pumpkin heads," she joked in the caption.
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On Oct. 22, Camila Cabello took to Instagram to share a slideshow of photos including this selfie in which she sported glasses and no makeup.
Unbelievable! Jessie J looked flawless without a drop of makeup while doing a hair mask in a slideshow of photos she posted on Instagram on Oct. 17. "[Wish] pictures on here could be scratch 'n' sniff so you could smell this hair mask," she joked in the caption.
On Oct. 11, Rita Ora took to Instagram to share this photo of herself rocking a bikini — and not a drop of makeup! "Smiles all around. I hope you all had an amazing weekend," she wrote in the caption.
On Sept. 29, Elle Macpherson took to Instagram to share a photo of herself rocking a bucket hat — and no makeup! "Bing bucket – and motorcycle T .. perfect for me …with a bit of leather and Paris in the mix," she wrote in the caption.
A bare-faced Salma Hayek got close to her husband, François-Henri Pinault, during a boat ride that she showed off on Instagram on Sept. 28. "So proud of my husband, François-Henri Pinault! [The French luxury group] Kering announced last week that it is going entirely fur free!" she gushed in the caption.
Two for one! On Sept. 21, Sofia Richie took to Instagram to wish big sis Nicole Richie a happy birthday by posting a slideshow of photos of them together including this selfie in which they both appear sans makeup! "So lucky to call you my big sis. I love you beyond words @nicolerichie HBD," the model wrote in the caption.
On Sept. 13, Gwyneth Paltrow took to Instagram to wish pal Stella McCartney a happy birthday. "This beautiful old pal of mine has a big birthday today. Happy birthday @stellamccartney you LEGEND. I don't get to see you as much as when I lived up the road and not oceans away but I love you just the same. Always will," the Oscar winner captioned a photo of herself looking makeup-free while smiling with the birthday girl.
"Really?!?!?! Nawwwwwwww but for real tho… #FreshFaceStaysLaced @joannaczechofficial @111skin for the win with the pre-Met facial," Gabrielle Union captioned a slideshow of two photos of herself without makeup on Instagram on Sept. 12 — the day before the 2021 Met Gala.
"Oskar and I wish you a happy weekend. #nomakeup #nofilters #greypride #catsofinstagram #oskarthecat," supermodel Paulina Porizkova captioned a makeup-free selfie with a furry friend (who also went sans makeup) on Instagram on Aug. 28.
On Aug. 21, Gigi Hadid took to Instagram to share a slideshow of photos and videos including this makeup-free shot of herself taking a dip in a swimming pool. "Bit of August," she wrote in the caption.
"When your hair is 90% of your selfie… #citadel #curlynaturalhair," Priyanka Chopra captioned this fresh-faced selfie on Sept. 17.
"Does anyone else love games (especially board games) as much as we do? #skincare #beach #games #redhead #swimwear," Ariel Winter captioned this makeup-free selfie on Instagram on Aug. 5.
Lady Gaga took to Instagram on Sept. 29 to share this totally barefaced selfie that she snapped in the sun.
Hailie Jade Mathers — rapper Eminem's daughter — took to TikTok on Sept. 18 to share this video of herself without makeup (and looking like the spitting image of her dad!) as she mouthed the words to the Baby Keem song "Vent" before debuting a full-glam look. "Weekend vibes #MakeupInspo #weekendvibes #fridaynight #transformation," she wrote in the caption.
"It's time for a no glam, need roots done, selfie to remind our sons and daughters that natural is beautiful, and comes from within…. Xoxo," former "The Real Housewives of New York City" star Bethenny Frankel captioned this makeup-free pic she posted on Instagram on June 21, adding the hashtags #nationalselfieday #loveyourself #nofilter #thisis50 and #thisisme.
Jennifer Garner posted this makeup-free selfie showing off her messy hair on Instagram on May 2. "Why isn't your camera on?" she captioned the pic, which served as the answer. The post was meant to celebrate her friend and hairdresser, as she captioned the whole thing, "Show me you're out of @virtuelabs without showing me you're out of @virtuelabs. I love you @hairbyadir, on Hairdresser Appreciation Day and always."
On April 27, entrepreneur and former reality TV star Paris Hilton took to Instagram to share this rare fresh-faced — but heavily filtered! — snap. "There's no better feeling than a fresh faced moment after a facial. My skin feels so soft! Thank you @HeatherNicoleSkincare for always keeping me glowing," she wrote in the caption, adding hashtags for "no makeup" and "skincare."
After posting a photo of herself in full hair and makeup, singer and cookbook author Trisha Yearwood returned to Instagram on April 6 to share a post-workout makeup-free selfie alongside a message to fans explaining that she has regular days too. "Thanks for all the sweet responses. The selfie I posted earlier was after a photo shoot, so glam goddess @goodwillglendastyle had done hair and makeup for me, I had great lighting, and a filter! It's important for you to know that I have dream days like that, and I also have really 'real' days like tonight…this is me, after a hard workout with my trainer, no glam, no lighting, no filter. Love you guys!!"
"Slowly healing, slowly finding myself. I'm not trying to get back to who I was, there's no way. I'm on the road to discovering who I'm truly meant to be and there's something in my daughter's eyes that tells me she knows exactly who that's gonna be," new mom Ashley Tisdale captioned this makeup-free selfie on Instagram on April 3.
Model Heidi Klum posted this selfie with daughter Leni Klum — who just started modeling herself — on Instagram on March 19. "All NATURAL," Heidi wrote in the caption, adding the hashtags #nofilter, #noretouching and #inthecarselfie.
"Yesterday's post about the beauty of being unique started quite a few interesting debates. I'm keeping this [one] strictly about physical looks- that's the conversation here. We all know real beauty is so much more than that- but that muddies this specific conversation," model Paulina Porizkova began a lengthy March 18 Instagram post featuring this makeup-free selfie she snapped after a non-invasive cosmetic procedure. "And here is a shot of me after a plasma pen treatment- cause I'm vain and want to be pretty," she confessed.
Julianne Moore looked incredible in this makeup-free selfie she shared on Instagram on March 3. (Can you believe she turned 60 in late 2020?!) "It's been almost a year since we first locked down in #NYC and the one constant in my zoom life has been yoga at @theshalanyc. Here in this picture I am wearing the #viratank by @hydeyoga, a brand I discovered at #TheShala. I love #hydeyogaclothing and yoga at The Shala – these are both female led businesses that are run with a lot of integrity. Support them if you can. You will love the classes and the clothes," the Oscar winner captioned the pic.
Gorgeous! On Jan. 24, Megan Thee Stallion showed off her glowy skin with this adorable selfie. "Me writing songs in the bed. gn hotties," she captioned the snap.
On Feb. 18, Halsey took to Instagram to reflect on how pregnancy impacted her perception of herself — and also to show off her gorgeous freckle-face sans makeup! "I thought pregnancy would give me very strong, binary feelings about 'womanhood' but truly it has leveled my perception of gender entirely," she wrote. "My sensitivity to my body has made me hyper aware of my humanness and that's all. Doing a remarkable thing. And it's grand. I hope the feeling lasts." The singer welcomed son Ender in July.
On Feb. 3, "The Queen's Gambit" star Anya Taylor-Joy posted an Instagram video celebrating her Golden Globe nomination (she won a few weeks later), revealing her gorgeous complexion sans makeup.
"Same person, same day… all that changed was makeup," retired Olympic gold medal-winning skier Lindsey Vonn captioned before-and-after photos on Instagram on March 16. "I love getting glammed up when I have photoshoots and events, but underneath I'm still the same person with the same feelings and things I'm going through. In the world of IG filters and makeup hacks, I always remind myself that true beauty is the character your bring to every room… everything else washes off!"
On Jan. 17, Michelle Obama posted this makeup-free snap. "Thank you all for the lovely birthday wishes! I know this past year has been difficult for us all on so many levels, so I just hope you all are taking care of yourselves and finding joy in the smallest moments. Love you all," she wrote in the caption.
Kristen Bell has never shied away from showing her makeup-free face on social media. On Feb. 5, the actress posted this adorable fresh-faced photo on Instagram.
Olivia Wilde shared this makeup-free selfie snapped in bed on Instagram to mark her 37th birthday on March 10.
If only we could wake up looking like this! On Feb. 28, Sofia Richie shared this makeup-free selfie. "Morning ," she wrote in the caption.
"This is my face after wakin up 20 minutes ago, no filter, hair not brushed, lip chap all that. I never been afraid to show my real self. … I'm confident in my own skin," Cardi B captioned this makeup-free selfie on Instagram on Feb. 9.
Since "giving up makeup" in 2016, Alicia Keys has become known for her flawless skin. The acclaimed singer-songwriter-pianist took to Instagram on Feb. 25 to share this selfie. "A little love from me to you," she wrote in the caption.
On Feb. 15, Busy Philipps took to Instagram to show off her "treat people with kindness" sweatshirt — as well as her clear complexion!
Hailey Bieber took to Instagram on Jan. 10 to share this makeup-free snap showing off her flawless skin.
Gabrielle Union has that au naturel glow! She shared this clean-faced selfie on Instagram on Feb. 5 with the caption, "It's the skin and curls for me. Happy Fridays Folks."
Not only did "Wonder Woman" star Gal Gadot show off her makeup-free beauty in this pic — she also made a major announcement about her expanding family! On March 1, the actress took to Instagram to reveal that she and husband Yaron Varsano were expecting baby No. 3! "Here we go again," she wrote in the caption. Third daughter Daniella arrived a few months later.
Serving looks! Model Bella Hadid shared this makeup-free selfie on Instagram on Feb. 7.
On March 1, Vanessa Hudgens took to Instagram to share this barefaced snap.
On Jan. 9, Kelly Rowland — who welcomed son Noah later that month — took to Instagram to share this clean-faced selfie that highlighted her seriously glowy skin as she took a bubble bath.
On March 1, Alexa Chung posted this au naturel selfie on Instagram.
From a designer dress to an oversized hoodie, Reese Witherspoon can make anything look cute! On Feb. 25, she shared this smiley no-makeup snap on Instagram.
"Riverdale" actress Camila Mendes is no stranger to showing off her makeup-free face! On Jan. 23, she posted this mirror selfie on Instagram while also sharing one of her beauty secrets. "my skin's been feeling pretty good with @sundayriley's good genes. also that fluffy pillow is in fact my dog. #sundayrileypartner #goodgenesfeeling," she wrote in the caption.
Could she be any more adorable? Music star Jhene Aiko, who shared this clean-faced selfie on Instagram on Jan. 14, has shown us time and time again that she has impeccable skin.
"Blindspotting" actress Jasmine Cephas Jones, who originated the role of Peggy Schuyler in the Broadway musical "Hamilton," shared this serene photo on Jan. 1. She captioned the makeup-free snap, "Bye 2020."
"Emily in Paris" star Lily Collins shared this stunning no-makeup snap via Instagram on Feb. 16.