10 Times Alicia Keys Inspired Us With Her Thoughts On Beauty

Over the last year, Alicia has taken her mission beyond the music through a no makeup movement.

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Opting to rock a bare face on her latest album cover, magazine covers, talk show appearances, and red carpet events, Alicia’s goal is to send the message that being you in your simplest form is enough. And if you want to slay in a full face of makeup, that’s okay, too! 

Though she’s had some haters along the way, we’re here for the movement and in honor of her birthday, we’re looking back at her most inspiring Insta-moments. Take in the natural beauty and her most impactful quotes below!