The Fashion Spot Momtastic
Sarah Carrillo

Posted by Sarah Carrillo 03/13/12 at 04:56PM

What's the first thing you think of when you hear "Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue"? We're betting it's not "ooh, cute swimsuits."

We recently caught up with model Chrissy Teigen who agreed. "There's not a lot of suit in the magazine these days," says Teigen. "If there's any less ... it's not going to be a normal magazine!"

And with all that near-nakedness comes a lot of preparation.

"The day before the shoot is all about the skin," she says. "You get exfoliated from head to toe to help prep for your spray tan." Shaving is also an important part of the ritual -- Teigen says she shaves twice a day when she's on location -- with Gillette's new Venus and Olay razor, the official razor of the "Sports Illustrated Swimsuit" issue.

"With this razor, you don't even need shaving cream -- one less thing to get through airport security," says Teigen. Perfect for when you're in your bikini or, in Teigen's case, taking it off.
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  • Posted by tinkerbella26 on 06/04/13 at 10:58pm

    less is more!

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  • Posted by jessicaviolett on 05/31/13 at 06:09pm


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  • Posted by powerwoman033 on 03/22/12 at 11:37am

    I admire anyone who can grace the cover of any magazine almost completely naked and look healthy, fresh, and sexy without being trashy. Hats off to you Chrissy Teigen!

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  • Posted by beautybody on 03/19/12 at 10:43am

    I am all about lasering the hair off. Not having scratchy legs is fabulous.

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  • Posted by fallintrust on 03/16/12 at 11:45pm

    I can't imagine shaving twice a day. My hat is off to you Chrissy Teigen!! Being ignorant about spray tanning, I'm probably missing a vital key here, but why not just wax? Does the irritation affect the tan?

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