Lauren Lovette's Foot Care Routine

You know we're obsessed with dancers' pointe shoe prep. But without a strong articulate foot to bring it to life, a pointe shoe is just a shiny pink boot.

Cue New York City Ballet principal Lauren Lovette in a behind-the-scenes video for Allure. Rather than talking about her shoe prep, she goes into detail about her foot prep. If you've taken a look, you might think that Lovette's banana feet don't need much maintenance. Think again! Even Lovette's drool-worthy arches require care and strengthening to get through the incredibly demanding roles she dances each night.

Check it out—you might pick up a few pro-tips for yourself!

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