Vanessa Hudgens talks style and empowerment: 'There's nothing more powerful or beautiful than a confident woman'

With 25 million Instagram followers and countless fans across the globe, Vanessa Hudgens is what many teens (and adults!) dream of becoming: Famous, stylish, effortlessly fun. And while she certainly is all of those things, Hudgens laughs at the idea that she's in any way "perfect."

"Nobody's perfect, first off," Hudgens emphatically told AOL Entertainment at EcoTools' 2017 #MyTrueBeauty launch. "Nowadays it's so easy to compare yourself to others, but God made you the way he made you for a reason, and we all need to embrace that."

Often hailed as the "Queen of Coachella," the 28-year-old star lived her own advice at this year's festival: In the true spirit of being carefree and not comparing herself to others, she has no idea what anyone else's outfits even looked like.

"I didn't see what other people were wearing -- I love what I wore!" she said. "It was like, this plastic mirror top that I found online that I fell in love with. They [We Koko] make the coolest festival gear." (At more than a million likes, her fans definitely agreed!)

The inner-beauty mantra aligns perfectly with her latest partnership: Hudgens is EcoTools' #MyTrueBeauty ambassador, combining her love for nature, women's empowerment, and -- of course! -- makeup.

"I've been doing my own makeup since I was eight years old, because I grew up doing musical theater," she said. "I've always been a fan of bold lips. At nine years old, I was running around wearing red lipstick."

The eight-week My True Beauty Bar tour will stop in cities across the country to help teach women easy, non-intimidating ways to apply makeup using EcoTools' environment-friendly brushes and blenders.

"It helps to take the intimidation out of makeup," Hudgens said. "When you look good, you feel good. And there's nothing more powerful or beautiful than a confident woman."

Even better, the campaign has joined forces with Glamour's global philanthropic initiative, The Girl Project. Feeling like getting a makeover and helping the world? The list of official Beauty Bar stops are listed here on EcoTools' website.

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NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 22: Vanessa Hudgens attends the launch of 'Bubble Witch 3' at Venue 57 on March 22, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Noam Galai/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 17: Vanessa Hudgens is seen on March 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by BG003/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
POWERLESS -- 'Van Of The Year' Episode 104 -- Pictured: (l-r) Ron Funches as Ron, Vanessa Hudgens as Emily, Danny Pudi as Teddy, Christina Kirk as Jackie -- (Photo by: Evans Vestal Ward/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - MARCH 16: Vanessa Hudgens greets the audience during 'The Late Late Show with James Corden,' Thursday, March 16, 2017 (12:35 PM-1:37 AM ET/PT) On The CBS Television Network. (Photo by Terence Patrick/CBS via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 15: Vanessa Hudgens is seen on March 15, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by BG001/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Vanessa Hudgens at the 25th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation's Oscar viewing party held at The City of West Hollywood Park on February 26, 2017 in West Hollywood, California. PHOTOGRAPH BY John Rasimus / Barcroft Images London-T:+44 207 033 1031 E:hello@barcroftmedia.com - New York-T:+1 212 796 2458 E:hello@barcroftusa.com - New Delhi-T:+91 11 4053 2429 E:hello@barcroftindia.com www.barcroftimages.com (Photo credit should read John Rasimus / Barcroft Images / Barcroft Media via Getty Images)
POWERLESS -- 'Van Of The Year' Episode 104 -- Pictured: (l-r) Vanessa Hudgens as Emily, Christina Kirk as Jackie -- (Photo by: Evans Vestal Ward/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 0613 -- Pictured: Actress Vanessa Hudgens during an interview on January 30, 2017 -- (Photo by: Andrew Lipovsky/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 30: Actress Vanessa Hudgens is seen in MIdtown on January 30, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
HALLANDALE, FL - JANUARY 28: Vanessa Hudgens attends the Pegasus World Cup at Gulfstream Park on January 28, 2017 in Hallandale, Florida. (Photo by John Parra/WireImage)
POWERLESS -- 'I'ma Friend You' Episode 108 -- Pictured: Vanessa Hudgens as Emily -- (Photo by: Evans Vestal Ward/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 18: Actress Vanessa Hudgens of 'Powerless' poses for a portrait in the NBCUniversal Press Tour portrait studio at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena on January 18, 2017 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by: Maarten de Boer/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images) NUP_176963_3147.jpg
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 18: Vanessa Hudgens attends the 2017 NBCUniversal Winter Press Tour - Day 2 at Langham Hotel on January 18, 2017 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 08: Actress Vanessa Hudgens arrives at the 18th Annual Post-Golden Globes Party hosted by Warner Bros. Pictures and InStyle at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 8, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 08: Actress Vanessa Hudgens attends The 2017 InStyle and Warner Bros. 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards Post-Party at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 8, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for InStyle)
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 15: Vanessa Hudgens (L) hosts Just Dance 2017 Friendsgiving on November 15, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rachel Murray/Getty Images for Ubisoft)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 24: Actress Vanessa Hudgens arrives at the 23rd Annual ELLE Women In Hollywood Awards at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills on October 24, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 24: Actresses Vanessa Hudgens (L) and Shay Mitchell attend the 23rd Annual ELLE Women In Hollywood Awards at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills on October 24, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for ELLE)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 21: Vanessa Hudgens is seen on October 21, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by BG009/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
PACIFIC PALISADES, CA - OCTOBER 15: Actress Vanessa Hudgens attends the 7th Annual Veuve Clicquot Polo classic at Will Rogers State Historic Park on October 15, 2016 in Pacific Palisades, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/WireImage for Fashion Media )
BUENA PARK, CA - SEPTEMBER 30: Vanessa Hudgens attends the Knott's Scary Farm Black Carpet on September 30, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 11: Singer/actress Vanessa Hudgens attends the 2016 Creative Arts Emmy Awards held at Microsoft Theater on September 11, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
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