- Sister Monica, 55, from New Jersey, went viral after fans on her TikTok account praised her glowing skin, which they say makes her look 20 years younger.
- He shared his ‘no sun, simple soap’ routine and saw his post get shared millions of times, taking his current fanbase on TikTok to over 60,000.
- Sister Monica revealed This Morning that the beauty industry designs products ‘to keep women coming back’ and she was ‘absolutely horrified’ at the product cost
- Shared with hosts Eamon Holmes and Ruth Langsford that they received comments about their skin being secretly ‘hysterical’ about ‘not treating men’.
A nun who went viral on TikTok thanks to her glowing, youthful look, slammed the beauty industry, saying the expensive products are ‘drying’ for the skin and designed to ‘keep women coming back’.
Fans of Sister Monica, 55, an Anglican nun at the Community of St. John the Baptist in New Jersey, commented that she looks almost two decades younger than her real age after she began posting on the social media platform – many people have taken to her skin. Begged to know the secret
Appearing on This Morning, she told hosts Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford that she was intimidated by the prices of the products and began aging well on a low-sugar, low-carb, no-alcohol diet and meditation and staying out of the sun.
Appearing via video link from New Jersey, she said: ‘It may be controversial but I think there is a lot to be said about it. [the beauty industry] Women are drawn to come back and buy the products.’
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Sister Monica, 55, appearing on This Morning by New Jersey live link, went viral last week after fans of her TikTok account praised her youthful skin, which they say has changed her look by 20 years. Makes small.
Sister Monica told presenters Eamon Holmes and Ruth Langsford that the beauty industry designs products ‘to keep women coming back’ and she was ‘absolutely horrified’ at the product cost
The TikTok video that won the hearts of her 66,000 fans; Sister Monica skips her minimal skin care regimen after comments from fans begging to know the secret to her youthful look
She continued: ‘I think a lot of it is too drying for the skin and it really takes a lot of nutrients out of the skin. Maybe it is a conspiracy theory.
Sister Monica said that the prices of modern skin care products shocked her and said that she only washes her skin once a day with gentle soap.
She also explained that she had never used a tanning salon and had not touched a drop of alcohol since her twenties because even the slightest amount made her feel like she had ‘done the whole bottle’. drank it.
The nun told the hosts: ‘I know that being a very frugal person, even before I became a sister, I was absolutely intimidated at the thought of paying $42 for a half-ounce of some kind of serum. I though it was a bit ridiculous.
‘I have never bought beauty products like this. I use some kind of gentle hypoallergenic soap on my face once a day.’
She told the daytime television program that low-carb, low-sugar no alcohol and staying away from the sun was the key to her skin.
The nun said she plans to continue updating those interested in her life as an Anglican nun on TikTok without compromising her sisters’ privacy.
Sister Monica has been a nun since 2012 after quitting her job as a photo editor to become devoted to her religion.
She told the show that she now plans to update those interested in her life as an Anglican nun on TikTok without compromising on the privacy of her fellow sisters.
She founded @nunsenseforthepeople after a friend advised her to start a TikTok account, and she only had four followers when people started noticing her youthful-looking skin.
The answer was surprisingly simple, as nuns avoided direct sunlight because it gives them migraines, and washed their skin with gentle soap
In a post, she explained that she washes her face daily with Aveeno Oatmeal Body Wash for Kids, and shoots videos in low light to protect her skin. He also advised to use an umbrella when out in the sun.
Within days of posting about her skincare routine, she had garnered millions of hits and now has 66,000 followers.
She shared with This Morning that her favorite part of the TikTok video was reading the comments, adding that she found it ‘hysterical’ that many women thought not dealing with men was the secret to their youthful-looking skin.
Sister Monica (pictured, left and right) has over 60,000 followers on TikTok, where she shares insight into what life is like at the convent
She explained that she ‘don’t really have a skincare routine,’ but admits she ‘probably has fewer wrinkles than anyone else my age’ and talked to them about why.
Sister Monica (pictured) was stunned that people thought she was much younger than she actually is
One person wrote: ‘I thought you were definitely in your mid 30s! ‘Natural Beauty’ (pictured)
She joked: ‘Maybe someone in their thirties who hasn’t slept for a month and a half? I’ll give that to you. Personally, I assure you, you will look at me and say ‘That woman is 55.’
The video has garnered 270,000 views and over 50,000 likes.
One man said of her youthful appearance: ‘It is because she does not constantly face the misadventures of men.’
“It’s because you’re living without men,” agreed another onlooker.
Someone else joked: ‘It’s called No Pati No Kids,’ while another quipped: ‘I bet men swearing helps too.’
Sister Monica gave a direct reply and said: ‘I will not lie. I think the absence of relationship tension helps.’
Someone else added: ‘Wait wait wait, you’re not in your 30s?!!! I watched this entire video thinking you are 32 years old.
Sister Monica (pictured) has been a nun since 2012, after quitting her job as a photo editor to devote herself to her religion
Sister Monica (pictured, left and right)…