If you’re anything like me and have to battle a daily commute, you’ll know the struggle. Your alarm goes off 3 hours before you have to be at your desk, you get ready in a hurry and begin your daily battle with traffic lights, bad radio adverts and finding a car parking space. But have you ever considered the impact of your commute of your skin?
Firstly, there’s the harsh temperature change as you leave the house and enter what feels like an icy oblivion at 6.30am. Then there’s the heating of your car as you ramp up the temperature to 25°C and the fumes from the surrounding traffic as you wait at the lights – and that’s all before you’ve even got into the office.
But don’t fret. To help those women out who know what it’s like to deal with a daily commute, we’ve rounded up our top commuter-proof tips and products that will take you from traffic lights to cocktail nights with ease.
Rule 1: Start with a solid base
They key to making your makeup last all day starts with your base. The Vichy Dermablend Corrective Fluid Foundation offer high coverage that holds. Recommended by dermatologists, it’s been designed to hide mild to severe skin concerns from darks to scars – making the effects of a pesky commute is no mean feat. Coming in both liquid and powder compact form, it makes it perfect for topping up throughout the day.