21 Questions With… Olivia Culpo

Olivia Culpo

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The multitalented Olivia Culpo is a model, actor, singer, musician, fashion and beauty influencer. Since winning the Miss USA and Miss Universe crowns in 2012, Olivia has been a red carpet and fashion show fixture, all while building a social media cult following (1.8 million followers and counting on Instagram). A Food Network über fan and foodie, Olivia is currently working on opening a restaurant in Rhode Island with her family. We recently caught up with Olivia to ask her our quickfire questions.

  1. My guilty pleasure is… ice cream or peanut butter.
  2. When I’m stressed, I… sing (country music).
  3. If I could trade closets with one person it would be… Blake Lively or J.Lo.
  4. The most treasured item in my closet is… my Miss Universe crown.
  5. My desert island beauty product is… coconut oil.
  6. If my day had one extra hour… I’d watch TV or read.
  7. My favorite workout is… Pilates.
  8. My secret talent is… I can tie a cherry stem with my tongue.
  9. I’m dying to splurge on… anything from the new Dior cruise collection.
  10. My favorite snack is… KIND bars.
  11. My favorite thing to cook is… pizza or pasta because they’re easy and taste good every time.
  12. If you looked in my fridge you’d see… lots of smoothies.
  13. My travel must-haves are… Laura Mercier tinted moisturizer, Dior brow pencil, candle, coconut oil and Degree UltraClear Black + White Dry Spray because it goes on completely clear and won’t leave any marks on clothes.*
  14. My favorite place in the world is… the house I grew up in in Rhode Island.
  15. The best advice I ever got was… work hard, stay humble, be a good person.
  16. My favorite beauty trick is… curling my eyelashes.
  17. My biggest pet peeve is… when people crack their knuckles and other joints.
  18. One thing I wish people knew about me is… I sing and play the cello.
  19. I’m currently binge-watching… everything on the Food Network — all the time, every day!
  20. My favorite career highlight is… going to the recent Dior cruise show.
  21. My biggest fear is… getting stuck in an elevator!

*Olivia Culpo is a brand ambassador for Degree.