'Pretty Little Liars' actress Janel Parrish shares beauty secrets

Beauty Buzz: 60 Seconds With Janel Parrish

Star of the hit TV Show Pretty Little Liars, Oahu native Janel Parrish spills her favorite shopping spots and the secret to her beachy waves.


Season four premieres in June. What can you tell us about it?
“Mona is now one of the Pretty Little Liars, so whether they like it or not, they have to start working together. It's going to be an interesting new dynamic!”

What's been your favorite beauty look on the show?
“Popular Mona from seasons one and two. She was always super glamorous with cool makeup and designer outfits.”

Learn any interesting beauty tips on set?
“I'm loving how they curl my hair with a clampless wand. You wrap your hair around it and leave the ends straight for a really beachy curl.”

Where do you like to shop when you’re back in the Islands?
“Splash Hawaii has a great selection of bikinis and I love San Lorenzo’s jewelry, clothes and bathing suits.”

What do you have coming up next?
“I just finished filming a movie called The Concerto with Twilight star Jackson Rathbone. My character is a singer-songwriter who moves into a house haunted by a musician who she falls in love with.”


Current Obsessions

Left to right: Side-tie bottom, $55, triangle top, $40, hipster bottom, $55, San Lorenzo Bikinis, Ala Moana Center, 808-946-3200.
“I carry Smith's Strawberry Lip Balm in my purse and use it at least 20 times a day."

$7, Sephora, Waikiki Shopping Plaza, 808-923-3301.

$50, Macy’s, Ala Moana Center, 808-941-2345.
“I do a smoky brown eye using Urban Decay Naked palette and change up the lip color depending on my mood.”

$29 each, Hino Hairstyles, Ala Moana Center, 808-949-6147.
“Moroccanoil Luminous Hairspray moisturizes and holds down flyaways without being sticky.”