Saturday Style With Alessandra Ambrosio

Brazilian stunner, Alessandra Ambrosio, is something of a fashion industry Jill of all trades: style icon, supermodel and designer (her lust-worthy line, ále by alessandra, is chock full of easy summer staples). One of her many job requirements involves jet-setting to far-flung locales on the regular (it’s a tough gig, but someone’s got do it), making her an expert on the subject of globetrotting glamor.

We asked the style-savvy multi-hyphenate to share the essentials she swears by to get her through any trip. Plus, we insisted she take over our Instagram account for the day!

P.S. For more of Ále’s style savvy, follow her on Twitter and Facebook.

Alessandra's A-List

Beauty Must-Have

Benefit They're Real Mascara, $23

"This is my go-to mascara, it sticks to every single lash!"

Favorite Scent

Chloé Roses de Chloé Eau de Toilette Spray, $95

"I love this perfume! It's very light, fresh and pretty -- a perfect combination that's not too overpowering."

Hair Care Secret

Victoria's Secret Beach Hair Wave Spray, $12

“My hair deals with a ton of styling and heat for work so when I'm home, I like to air dry with the VS beach hairspray to make it move and look natural.”

Can't Live Without It

RMS Beauty Lip2Cheek Stain In Beloved, $36

“It’s so convenient! I can use this little pot every day for both my lips and cheeks to add a bit of color”

The Key To Hydration

Vita Coco Lemonade Coconut Water

“Coconut water is really great for your skin. It has a lot of minerals so it hydrates your face from the inside out. Plus, it tastes incredible!”

The Little Black Dress

Ále By Alessandra Twist Knot Dress, $148

“ Here's my Ále By Alessandra take on the LBD: a twisted front and cutout back and sides!”

Summer Sandals

Schutz Charleigh Sandal, $155

“They’re bohemian, cool, comfy and Brazilian! What more can I say? This is my perfect shoe.”

Handbag Staple

Givenchy Pandora Messenger, $2,040

“It’s the perfect bag to contain my on-the-go lifestyle without compromising my style”

Everyday Maxi

Ále By Alessandra Caravan Maxi Dress, $182

“My Ále By Alessandra maxi is an essential for any girl’s wardrobe. It’s flattering for all body types and chic for all occasions -- wear it to the beach or pair it with heels for a simple day look.”

Love For Music

Frends Layla Headphones, $150

“I can’t live without music! Headphones are a definite must-have -- it’s my trick to enjoying a grueling workout or running errands. I love the white mixed with rose gold, the colors are feminine and timeless.”