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6 Products To Try For A Quick In-Flight Skincare Routine

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As fun as travelling may sound, catching flights can be extremely exhausting, especially for your skin. The recycled air from the AC hitting your face can leave your skin looking and feeling as dry as a prune, with clogged pores — been there, experienced that. Yes, staying hydrated can help but it only goes so far, and that’s where your skincare routine can come to the rescue. An in-flight skincare routine will help your skin look refreshed when you arrive at your destination. Long flights especially call for a skincare routine that is both fuss-free and delivers desired results. The key to nailing this routine is to ensure you pack products that will have you looking good and feeling fresh at 60,000ft. From a hydrating sheet mask, a refreshing eye cream to a nourishing lip mask — just slip these fail-proof beauties into your handbag and you’re good to go! Here’s a list of easy-to-use products that you need to add to your in-flight skincare arsenal.

Garnier Micellar Cleansing Water

Suited for sensitive skin, this cleansing water will sop up 100% of makeup, dirt and oil, and leave you with clean skin. All you’ve got to do is pour a few drops onto a cotton pad, gently sweep it across your face and eyes to remove any impurities in one step. It’s even been specifically ophthalmologist-tested for use around the eyes.

Buds & Berries Hydrate & Refresh Tender Coconut Water Sheet Mask

Infused with antioxidants and electrolytes, this face mask instantly hydrates the skin, increases elasticity and helps reduce puffiness. Just slap it on and soak in the goodness – 10 mins is all it takes to get soft, nourished and glowy skin.

Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Eye Supercharged Gel Creme

Running low on sleep? Here’s a quick fix for it. This supercharged gel eye cream by Estee Lauder has proven to instantly brighten your under eyes in a matter of minutes. So you snooze, you win!

Kama Ayurveda Mini Pure Rose Water

Face mists are easy to carry and come in handy on a flight when you’re in need of a dose of refreshment. Use it before you start your routine as a toner or use at regular intervals for a boost of hydration and freshness.

Clinique Moisture Surge 100h Auto-replenishing Hydrator

Emilia Clarke loves this moisturiser, it’s got a 5-star rating, and 99% women love how deeply it hydrates their skin - everything we need in a moisturiser and more, get it from the Clinique Moisture Surge.

LANEIGE Lip Sleeping Mask

This cult-favourite K-beauty lip mask offers unmatched hydration that will have your pout looking its juiciest best. Even your favourite celebrities like Kaia Gerber and Kate Hudson swear by this product to keep their pout hydrated all day long.

Tips to keep in mind when you travel:

  • If you’re boarding a flight during the day, make sure to slather on your sunscreen, after your routine.
  • Be mindful of what you eat and drink on a flight. Try to avoid salty foods as it can dehydrate your body further. And don’t forget to drink lots of water.
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