Exclusive: Mary-Kate and Ashley Talk Beauty Icons, The Met Ball, & More

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen can never really avoid the spotlight—thanks to relentless paparazzi—but after a conscience break from the red carpet, they’re back in the limelight with dueling perfumes, a beautiful new The Row flagship in Los Angeles, and plenty of press to match—including a sit-down interview with us.

Today we’re wrapping up our third feature with the famous twins with all things inspiration. Click through our slideshow for how the Olsens feel about being beauty icons to a generation of girls, why they’ll always break their red carpet hibernation for the Met Ball, and the actress that inspires them the most.