[Alexis Farah | EverydayHealth | 7/31/2014]

The gorgeous actress credits a supercharged diet, fitness, and beauty routine for her flawless skin and toned physique.

Is it us or does Gabrielle Union seem to get younger-looking with each passing decade? At 41, the “Being Mary Jane” actress, who is set to marry NBA star Dwyane Wade, has never looked better – and it’s not just a pre-wedding glow. Like other sun-savvy ladies in Tinseltown, Union relies on sunscreen (among other things) to look half her age. And in an effort to shine a light on sun safety in her area, the former model recently distributed SPF to families in need in Miami for Neutrogena’s Buy 1 Donate 1 campaign.

But skin care is only part of the story, Union revealed to Everyday Health during a recent interview. Here, learn the beauty diet, do-it-anywhere workout, and (admittedly bland, but effective) snack option that also plays a role in her healthy beauty strategy.

[Read full interview]