Exclusive: Model Kate King on Skin DIYs, Picking the Perfect Fragrance, and More

When asked about their beauty and fitness secrets, some models give vague answers and skirt around the issue, preferring to keep their efforts shrouded in mystery. Kate King is not one of these models. “I’m not someone who, over the holidays, is like, ok, I can eat whatever I want,” she says matter of factly, when we ask her for her healthy eating advice. “Even over the holidays, I try to work out, I try to limit the amount of wine I’m drinking, the amount of unhealthy snacks and chocolate and desserts.” King's honesty and frankness is refreshing (it’s somewhat validating to know that even models have to practice restraint), and it translates to her modelling, too—her signature sultry, open-faced look has made her a favourite of Domenico and Sefano, the designers behind Dolce & Gabbana.

To celebrate her new campaign for Dolce & Gabbana’s latest fragrance, Dolce Floral Drops ($83), we caught up with the model and asked her about everything from her purse essentials to the secret to her pore-less complexion. Keep scrolling to read our interview!