According to Mindy Kaling (via her book Why Not Me): everyone receives an airbrush tan before a big event — especially during award season! And if they're not getting bronzed, they're accentuating their natural skin tone with a variety of body highlighters, shimmer creams, and the like. Many might assume that one's au naturel glow is just the perk of being a celebrity, but we know there's a lot of work that goes into making these women shine. Literally.
Here's a roundup of the best skin finishes on the carpet, both faux and real.