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What Jewel Can’t Live Without

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If you’re like us, you’ve probably wondered what famous people add to their carts. Not the JAR brooch and Louis XV chair but the hair spray and the electric toothbrush. We asked singer-songwriter Jewel — the founder of jewelry line Songlines by Jewel — about the protein bars, collagen powder, and sunscreen she can’t live without.

I tend not to wear a lot of makeup so instead of a tinted moisturizer, I use this tinted sunscreen. It’s pretty rich and may be better for dry climates than humid ones. A friend of mine who’s a dermatologist recommended the line to me, and I fell in love with it. The products are well researched and developed by a dermatologist.

If I go into any kind of drug store, I’m compelled to buy a red lipstick. It’s ridiculous because I don’t need any more — I have a drawer full of red lipsticks. But it remains a really weird habit of mine. I don’t know if this happens to anybody else, but a lot of the lipsticks that promise to “stay” make my lips peel. This one doesn’t do that and it lasts like nothing else I’ve tried. The color is gorgeous, rich, and saturated. After I’ve washed my face at night, I’ll often open my red lipstick drawer, put one on, and go to bed wearing it. I’ll do it when I’m by myself — I don’t know why. This one doesn’t end up on my pillows, which is another sign it’s good.

My morning drink is a bottle of this with two cap-fulls of apple cider vinegar, a quarter of a lemon, and a little bit of Stevia to sweeten it. I’m pretty religious about it. I don’t like to drink hot things in the morning because I just get too hot. And coffee tends to be too acidic.

I put it in smoothies. For breakfast, I make smoothies using vegetables that have a really low glycemic index, this collagen powder, and a protein powder. I’m always looking for bioavailability: Can my bod