Millie Bobby Brown Embraces Her Acne Breakouts With Makeup-Free Selfie

Millie Bobby Brown recently shared a close-up of her acne breakouts in a makeup-free selfie on Instagram.

By Alyssa Morin Oct 25, 2023 11:26 PMTags
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Millie Bobby Brown is giving a close-up of her natural beauty.

The Stranger Things star recently shared two Instagram photos of herself, showcasing what she looks like with—and without—makeup. In the first image, the 19-year-old snapped a mirror selfie of her side profile and rocked a full face of glam that consisted of shimmery eyeshadow and soft matte lips.

In the next photo, Millie went makeup-free and shared a close-up of her acne breakouts. And like the beauty maven that she is, the teen shouted out her brand, cheekily writing on the Oct. 23 post, "@florencebymills send help!"

Although Millie didn't call attention to her blemishes in the caption, her followers praised her for embracing her real skin.

As one fan replied, "Thank you for normalizing breakouts," while another person echoed similar sentiments, "Love how you show off your acne. it is normal and okay to get breakouts."

Another follower added, "She makes me feel so comfortable to have acne i feel almost empowered and confident in my face."

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This isn't the first time Millie has been open about getting acne breakouts. Back in March, she shared a video of her self-care routine and how she was "embracing the imperfections" of her skin.

"As you can tell I'm having a pretty rough night with my skin," she said at the time, before pointing to different areas of her face, "This zit is not very happy. These pimples up here are not happy."

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To treat some of her blemishes, she used a mud mask as a spot treatment. For one of the breakouts that she described as "angry with me," she applied a pimple patch "to give it the love it needs."

"This has really helped me with my spot treatment," the Enola Holmes actress concluded, "and I'm officially ready for bed."

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Of course, Millie joins a few celebrities who have recently showed off their fresh-faced beauty. Keep reading to see other stars that have gone makeup-free online.

Alicia Keys

The OG celebrity to go makeup free, Alicia shows off her radiant skin.

Anne Hathaway

"I don't think about age," Anne told Today's Sheinelle Jones in an interview published Sept. 18. "To me, aging is another word for living. So, if people want to pay a compliment, it's nice. But whatever the hype is, I'm interested in what's beyond the concept of hype."

Millie Bobby Brown

The Stranger Things star recently shared a makeup-free selfie, embracing the skin she's in on Instagram.

Megan Thee Stallion

The rapper proved that hot girls don't need makeup to look beautiful.

Pamela Anderson

The Baywatch alum is kickstarting a new beauty trend after going makeup-free during Paris Fashion Week

"It's all about self-acceptance," she told i-D magazine on Sept. 29. "This is the chapter of my life I'm trying to embrace now. Since I really walk out the door as me, I feel relief—a weight off my shoulders."As she put it, "I'm dressing for me now, not for everybody else."

Drew Barrymore

"This is 47!" Drew celebrated in February 2022.

Sofía Vergara

The Modern Family alum shared a rare makeup-free selfie during Paris Fashion Week.

Tracee Ellis Ross

The Grown-ish actress is known for celebrating her natural beauty and this thirst trap is no different.

Selena Gomez

The Rare Beauty founder not only snapped a selfie of her fresh-faced look, but showed off her natural curls.

Lady Gaga

Even makeup rebels have to let their skin breathe.

Leni Klum

The model shared a close-up of her acne breakouts in this makeup-free selfie.

Priyanka Chopra

The Quantico alum soaked up the sun in this gorgeous makeup-free selfie Feb. 25.

Tyra Banks

The supermodel struck a pose to show off her fresh-faced beauty. "Some take a chill pill," she wrote. "I take a wig break."

Salma Hayek

"Thank you for sharing your love, making me feel supported and many times making me laugh," the actress told her followers. "I always learn from all of you and I hope many blessings come your way in this new adventure

Jessica Biel

The actress skipped the makeup for a good cause, writing on Instagram, "Spreading some self love today with zero filter and zero makeup for my girl @KateUpton."

"She's on a mission to encourage everyone to feel strong and love themselves *as they are*... and I'm so honored to help spread that message," Jessica continued. "Take a second to show the real you."

Gabrielle Union

The actress is often told she doesn't look a day over 21 and this selfie proves it.

Gwyneth Paltrow

The Goop founder is known for rocking a makeup-free look.

Halle Berry

The Oscar winner bared more than just her face in this sexy snapshot.

Michelle Pfeiffer

To celebrate a social media milestone, the actress showed off her natural beauty.

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