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Top five skincare products for travelling

If you’re always on the go; whether it’s via car, plane or train, it’s important to protect your skin from the changing environments whilst you’re travelling.

The humidity level on most airplane cabins is around 20%, which is less than half of what our skin is normally used to. This can result in dry and rough skin, as well as dry lips and itchy eyes. Contrastingly, when you get off the plane in your tropical holiday vacation, the heat and humidity may leave you more susceptible to break-outs.

Whether you’re planning to rest and relax on a white sand beach, or you’re embarking on an adrenaline-fueled adventure holiday; looking after your skin shouldn’t be difficult.

That’s why we’ve found the top travel-friendly skincare products to help you maintain youthful and supple skin on the go.

1. Estee Lauder – DayWear – £44.00

This sumptuous skincare product is the perfect pick for frequent flyers. Estee Lauder’s DayWear helps to refresh and hydrate the skin, whilst working towards reducing the signs of premature ageing.

This multi-use cream can be used in the morning or at night and contains sunscreen as well as a rich antioxidant complex to reduce fine lines and skin-dullness.

When you’re constantly on the move, it’s important to carry multi-purpose products to save time and suitcase space; that’s why DayWear will make the perfect travel companion on your next trip.


2. Dr Hauschka – Clarifying Toner – £25.50

In hot and humid weather, the heat can leave your skin feeling heavy and slick. In order to combat this, it’s best to use a toner to refresh and balance oily skin.

Dr Hauschka is a well known skincare brand that prides itself in creating high quality products that are 100 percent natural and organic. Their clarifying toner is a must-have for travelling to tropical, humid destinations.

Available both it’s full-sized 100ml bottle or a travel-friendly 10ml bottle; take this with you on the go to reduce the size of pores, combat excessive oil production and soothe any irritation.


3. Eve Lom – Daily Protection + SPF50 – £70

Sunscreen is a must-have for any environment. Protecting your skin with a high SPF sunscreen or moisture can help to shield the skin damage from UV rays and reduce the signs of premature aging.

With the Eve Lom daily protection sunscreen, you can rest assured that your skin is safe from the sun’s harmful rays.

As well as 6 scientific sunscreens, Eve Lom daily protection vitamin C, lactic acid and paracress flower extract to give skin a youthful, rejuvenated appearance.


4. Vitabiotics – Perfectil Plus Skin – £18.20

Looking after your skin is not just about what you put on the outside, it’s also about what you put into your body.

Vitabiotics Perfectil Plus Skin contains a range of nutrients, including biotin, vitamin E and vitamin C to provide advanced nutritional support for the skin.

This combined with a balanced, nutritional diet and supporting skincare can help you to protect your skin from changing environments and temperatures experienced whilst travelling.


5. Clarins – Eye Contour Gel – £31.00

Spending endless hours travelling can leave you feeling worn out and tired. One of the first places that this can show is through the eyes.

Dark circles and puffy eyes is one of tell-tale signs of tiredness. Taking an eye gel or cream on your travels can help to revitalise the skin around your eyes and improve their appearance.

Clarins Eye Contour Gel is a non-oily, cooling gel that helps to reduce under-eye puffiness and refresh the skin. This is a life-saver for frequent travellers as the concentrated rose water and palmetto can help you to look fresh faced and awake all day long.