by Beth Shapouri
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Getty ImagesOn Monday, Emmy Rossum hosted the Origins Smarty Plants CC SPF 20 Skin Complexion Corrector launch event benefiting charity: water and I got to sit with her for a few minutes beforehand. And, you guys, the girl has maybe the most genius tips and tricks of any celebrity I've ever interviewed. Here are the highlights (with my favorite parts bolded):
On why she got involved with the project:
"I've always been most interested in eco charities. I've always been involved with Global Green for years. And Charity: Water is a great organization that I've always been aware of but never worked with directly, and I like the idea of Origins, which is a great company with a history or recycling and authenticity with how they give back to this kind of charity, partnering with Charity: Water to build more water wells in Ethiopia. That kind of turned me on."
On her love of CC creams and the Origins one in particular:
"I'm not a heavy foundation girl, and this one has an SPF built in