face. The lack of it makes the singer look a decade younger than her 35 years. Her makeup artist whispers that it’s all down to diet, sleep, acupuncture and a jade
skin-roller. In fact, it’s not just how she looks; Keys is filled with a kinetic enthusiasm. Leaning into the seat of her Suv – child seat in the back; basket of miscellaneous “bits” at her feet – she laughs at
the fact she hasn’t brought any cash with her, asks if she can borrow money for a tea, then decides she might need the bathroom more than fluids.
Earlier this year, the musician penned a letter explaining why she had ditched makeup for public events, photoshoots and well, everything, on Lena Dunham’s website, Lenny Letter. The essence