Late night? Here are 6 quick tips to leave you bright-eyed and bushy-tailed—even if you’re not quite ready to take on the day.
Grab a Glass of Water
After a long night, your body is most likely dehydrated – which can result in dull-looking skin. Drink a glass of water first thing in the morning. Better yet, drink water throughout the day for optimal results.
Also see: Yes, You Still Need 8 Glasses of Water a Day
Hydrate Your Skin
Moisturizing every night before bed will keep your skin hydrated until morning, preventing that dry, dull look. Consider new Estée Lauder Perfectionist [CP+R] for instant smoothing and a boost of collagen building power. Lines are visibly reduced while skin feels soft and plump.
Also see: Banish Blemishes, Fight Flaky Skin and 8 Other Ways to Get Gorgeous Skin This Summer!
Get Your Yoga On
There may be a reason why yogis always look so centered and well rested. A downward facing dog in the morning can help banish a pale complexion by encouraging blood flow to your face. So get out your mat and spend a little time upside down.
Also see: 14 Yoga Mistakes to Avoid
Grab a fresh cucumber from your crisper, slice and lay over your eyes. All it takes is fifteen minutes for puffiness to subside. No cucumbers? No problem. Grab a bag of black or chamomile tea, make a cup, drain excess water and pop it in the fridge. Once cool, apply to lids.
Get Your Glow On
Give your skin a warm healthy-looking glow by applying bronzer to your cheeks, forehead, nose and chin.
Also see: Bronzers, Self-Tanners and Highlighters: The Best of Summer Roundup
Perk Up Your Peepers
Tired eyes tend to look lifeless. Perk yours up with the help of a good old-fashioned eyelash curler and some black mascara.
Also see: Five Natural Ways to Get Rid of Puffy Eyes and Dark Circles
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