Share this Story

Lauren Conrad confesses: Beauty secrets, body issues, and what she wants in a man

Whitney English is a reporter and host in Los Angeles with over six years of experience working for outlets like E! Entertainment, MSN TV,, and many more. She has a passion for health and fitness and documents her journey of...

From the OC to the corner office

Even in her early days of reality television, Lauren Conrad knew she was destined for bigger and better things. Now three years post-Hills, L.C. is getting everything she ever wanted. For being an inspirational business woman and beauty icon, Lauren is this month’s SheKnows Girl Crush.
From the OC to the corner office

Girl Crush quickie Q&A

Read Lauren's honest answers below.

From the OC to the corner office1. Who's your celeb girl crush?

Conrad: Hmm, I don't have one. Maybe I need to work on this as I get asked this question a lot.

2. Must-have product?

Conrad: Moroccan oil. I love it for hair, but you can use it on just about anything from cuticles to your face.

From the OC to the corner office

3. Must-have attribute in a man?

Conrad: Sense of humor.

4. Best lesson your mom ever taught you?

Conrad: To take the high road.

5. Dream pet to own?

Conrad: I already have her, my dog Chloe.

6. Coolest item you have in your home?

Conrad: I have a blush-colored velvet-tufted couch in my room. I love it. It feels so old Hollywood to me.

7. One way you've gone green lately?

Conrad: Designing sustainable bags with Blue Avocado. They come out this summer and I am really excited.

8. Your weakness food?

Conrad: Pizza

9. Fitness/nutrition statement to live by?

Conrad: Always carry healthy snacks like nuts or an apple (I eat one almost every day). You cheat the most when you are hungry so snack throughout the day on healthier snacks.

10. Best chick-on-a-budget tip?

Conrad: Invest in timeless accessories like a designer bag that isn't overly trendy or a great pair of platforms and save the bargaining for the trendier pieces.

More SheKnows girl crushes

A bachelorette again: Ali Fedotowsky talks new show, new life
Giuliana Rancic on cancer, pregnancy and staying positive
Lacey Schwimmer's five moves to dance like the stars every day

2 of 2
New in Entertainment

And you'll see personalized content just for you whenever you click the My Feed .

SheKnows is making some changes!

b h e a r d !

Welcome to the new SheKnows Community,

where you can share your stories, ideas

and CONNECT with millions of women.

Get Started