Hot Topics with Carmen Electra
When we hear the word “sexy,” we tend to think of things like the Ryans (Gosling and Reynolds, of course), men in uniform, dark melty chocolate, and obviously, Carmen Electra! She’s an actress, model, dancer, and charity activist who happens to look incredible (seriously, girlfriend has hardly aged!).
We sat down with Carmen and got the scoop on everything from dating advice to beauty secrets. Trust us, this gorgeous girl is just as much of a doll as she is a fierce pussycat.
Obviously, you are known for your sex appeal. What do you think makes a woman sexy?
Confidence. Mystery. Laughing is sexy.
It’s clear that you have an amazing body. What is your typical workout regimen?
Dancing, gym, yoga, or Zumba.
What jams get your blood flowing before and during a workout?
Kanye West and Jay Z.
What’s your number one dating do?
Do flirt, do look fabulous, and do kiss if it seems right.
How about a dating don’t?
Don’t brag and don’t be pushy — let it flow.
What’s the worst fashion- or beauty-related faux pas you’ve ever made?
Hosting MTV’s Rock N Jock — ’70s theme! I had the craziest outfit on and I walked the red carpet in it!
If you weren’t an actress, what would you want to do for work?
I’ve always wanted to be a vet, a drummer in a band, or a psychologist.
You have been involved with a lot of different charities in the past. What causes are the most near and dear to your heart?
Brain cancer. I have been involved in many charities for this, most recently The Beauty Book for Brain Cancer.
Do you have any upcoming projects we can look forward to?
I’ve always wanted to be in a Coke commercial. It seems funny, but as a kid I always thought, “that’s when you’ve made it…” Currently I am touring with the Pussycat Dolls Burlesque Show.
What’s an important lesson you’ve learned from being in the spotlight?
Take in all the good things that are said and let everything else roll off your back.
What’s your go-to healthy snack?
I like to juice apples.
What is one food you wish had zero calories?
What’s the one beauty product you can’t live without?
Right now, Revale Skin Night Cream.
What’s your guilty pleasure?
Reality TV shows (Dance Moms!)
Who is your celebrity crush (we won’t tell…OK we will…but tell us anyway)?
What’s your favorite way to relieve stress?
Who do you most look up to and why? How has this person inspired you?
My mom. I can look back at my childhood and see how strong she was. She inspired me to dance and sent me to the School for Creative & Performing Arts in Cincinnati. She really wanted me to be successful and taught me how to do it.
xx, The FabFitFun Team