During the Flight
There are several beauty secrets to keep skin fresh during your flight:
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- If it's feeling parched, you can simply try applying another layer of moisturiser to hydrate the skin.
- Plus, be sure to keep drinking plenty of water as it's important the keep skin cells healthy and working efficiently.
- If you have oily skin, you need to keep skin moisturised as well, otherwise, if skin feels dehydrated, excessive oil production can occur as a means to compensate and rehydrate the skin. Furthermore, oil is a breeding ground for bacteria and the increased oil may provoke further breakouts.
- On long-haul flights, you may want to blot skin with blotting papers or tissues to help control oily skin and keep it at bay, avoiding acne-causing bacteria from forming.
After the Flight
Use a gentle skin exfoliator
to remove the old skin cells that will have likely accumulated during your flight. If you've noticed your skin often looks dull and lacklustre after a flight, exfoliating will help promote cell renewal and revive your skin to look fresher. Using an exfoliant with ingredients such as Jojoba Beads
can help brighten skin whilst also provided much-needed hydration.
: Avoid harsh scrubs that use grains such as apricot kernels as these can irritate and damage the skin.
You can also indulge your skin a little with a face mask
, to give the nourishment and TLC it needs.
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