Top Skin Care Tips For Travelling
Ah! It’s that time of the year again when a lot of you will be traveling and be on vacation. Some will go back to their family and some will take a trip abroad or across the country. Regardless of where you go there is one thing in common. And that is you will be away from your home. And most importantly you will be away from your skin care products, as they tend to be within the reach inside the comfort of your home. One thing most of us women forget during our travel is our skin care regimen. All the extreme self-pampering and things we do to take care of our skin and body goes out of the window when we travel.
So today we will be taking a look at some of the top skin care tips when you are traveling!
Minimize your make up consumption:
Yeah yeah, I know how important it is to look flawless when capturing that vacation selfie. Or especially when you are going out with a group you want to look impeccable in front of then all of the time.
As a result, you end up wearing making for a very prolong period of time. There is no need to be so superficial about beauty.
Trust me most of the time people surrounding you would not even care about it!
So minimize your make up consumption as much as possible so that you don’t end up with clogged pores or risk having a skin infection at worst!
Wash, rinse, repeat:
Since we lightly touched the topic of makeup we should talk about the aftermath of it. We know regardless of what we say you will end up putting make up especially if you are attending a special dinner while on a vacation. You may need to look flawless during Christmas party at your parents but there is something very important you need to keep in mind.
That is to wash your face! Every time you decide to call it a night and hit the bed do this before going to bed. Wash and cleanse your face properly. After that take a clean cloth and soak it into hot warm water so that it is warm and damp. Cleanse your face with the damp warm cloth.
The warm wet cloth will ensure that you clear your pores and you don’t go to bed with clogged pores and risk having pimples the following day. Make sure to do this every night especially when you are travelling.
As during a vacation sometimes, we tend to stay outdoors more than indoors. Not only will this keep your skin clean and clear but you will feel relaxed while going to sleep and wake up feeling refreshed.
Know the climate:
It is very crucial to know the climate of the place you will be visiting. Your skin may need different care depending on the climate. Some may be surprised but some countries experience summer when their home country is going through winter.
So as a result, they may pack for skin care products that are more suited for summer time instead of winter. There also couple other things you need to keep in mind. And those are the level of humidity and the sunlight the city has, you are visiting. You may need to carry smudge and sweat proof makeup if the place you are visiting is very humid. You may also need to carry a very good sunscreen with at least SPF 30 if the place you are visiting is very sunny.
So yeah, make sure you know the climate of the place you are visiting. This will save you a lot of hassle and help you pack for stuff that are utmost important!
And lastly, if you have a dry skin you need to be prepared. As during your flight, you will experience a very dry skin and your skin may become flaky and have micro tears. You skin will become very dehydrated in the high altitude.
So make sure to carry a very good moisturizer and apply every couple of hours if need be. And be sure to be hydrated and consume enough fluid to replenish your skin!