With many of us across the country working from home in a bid to self-isolate and stay safe from COVID-19, we know how tricky it can be to adjust to a new routine. If you’re not used to working from home, you’re probably thinking of ways to keep up your usual habits, such as your beauty regime. Whilst you might not necessarily choose to apply a full face of makeup everyday, there are small changes you can make to your beauty routine to make it more home-friendly. We’ve rounded up the beauty essentials that’ll keep you safe and feeling fantastic...
If you’re working from home, make sure you’ve got hand wash stocked in your bathroom and kitchen. You’re more likely to be prepping food, going for a walk or working out on your lunch break, so it’s important now more than ever, to thoroughly wash your hands and keep them clean from germs and bacteria.
Molton Brown Fiery Pink Pepper Fine Liquid Hand Wash 300ml4.83 Stars 6 Reviews£20.00
ESPA Bergamot and Jasmine Hand Wash 250ml5 Stars 2 Reviews£18.00
Sanctuary Spa Classic Hand Wash 250ml5 Stars 2 Reviews£4.40
Room Spray & Diffusers
Whether you’re working from your dining table, living room sofa or your bedroom, it’s important to keep your room smelling fresh and clean. A room spray or diffuser can help to boost your mood and senses, making you feel more invigorated. Certain fragrances can also make you feel calm and relaxed, helping to reduce any feelings of anxiousness you may have at this uncertain time.
NEOM Organics Reed Diffuser: Complete Bliss (100ml)4.67 Stars 6 Reviews£34.20
Rituals The Ritual of Happy Buddha Fragrance Sticks 230ml5 Stars 2 Reviews£19.92
AromaWorks Light Range - Amyris and Orange Room Mist£13.00
Vitamins & Supplements
Put your health first and care for your body on the inside too. Vitamins and supplements can be incorporated into a healthy, balanced diet and can work to boost the immune system and improve the appearance of the skin, hair and nails. Make sure you carefully read the instruction leaflet before consumption.
Sarah Chapman Skinesis Omega+ Booster Supplement (90 Capsules)5 Stars 1 Reviews£64.00
OSKIA MSM Bio-Plus (120 Capsules)4.5 Stars 2 Reviews£64.00
Myvitamins Biotin4.5 Stars 10 Reviews£6.99
Working from home means you can get away with not styling your hair every morning. Instead, apply a treatment, such as a mask, to your hair and leave it to do its magic while you work. This way, you’ll have healthier, shinier and more luscious locks that won’t be damaged from heat or pollution.
Kérastase Nutritive Masquintense Cheveux Fins For Fine Hair 200ml4.42 Stars 24 Reviews£34.30
Grow Gorgeous Repair Strengthening Hair and Scalp Mask 200ml4 Stars 12 Reviews£25.00
Moroccanoil Intense Hydrating Mask 250ml4.66 Stars 90 Reviews£25.45
Whilst you won’t be speaking to colleagues or clients face to face, you probably have plenty of video calls scheduled in your diary. Make sure you keep your teeth in check and use the time in between meetings to apply teeth whitening products. This will ensure you make a dazzling appearance with your pearly whites on your next video conference.
Spotlight Whitening Teeth Whitening Pen4.43 Stars 14 Reviews£11.21
Rio Smile White Advanced Teeth Whitening Kit4 Stars 3 Reviews£39.99
iWhite Instant 2 Professional Teeth Whitening Kit (10 Trays)3.67 Stars 9 Reviews£34.95
Camera-Ready Skincare & Cosmetics
On the topic of video calls, get your complexion camera-ready with the skincare products and cosmetics designed for a ‘photo finish’. Whether you’re looking for a primer to even your skin tone or a foundation that makes your skin look flawless on camera, find yours here.
this works in Transit Camera Close-Up (40ml)4.29 Stars 38 Reviews£32.00
Smashbox Camera Ready BB Cream SPF35 30ml (Various Shades)4 Stars 1 Reviews£27.00
wet n wild photofocus Concealer 8.5ml (Various Shades)3.4 Stars 5 Reviews£3.99
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