Take advice from the skin-care pros
Dermatologists recommend doing a few things before bed so that you can utilize your beauty sleep overnight and wake up with younger-looking skin. Your skin already works hard in the evening, but you might not realize these 9 things that happen to your skin while you sleep. Here’s what you can do for glowing skin.
“Always, always, always thoroughly remove the day’s buildup of makeup, sunscreen, and sebum from your face before going to bed,” says Christine Choi Kim, MD, a dermatologist in Santa Monica, CA. Not doing so can lead to breakouts, dullness, and even eyelash breakage from leftover mascara. Unlikely to hit the sink before hitting the hay? Leave a pack of no-rinse cleansing wipes beside your bed, so that you can easily swipe before you sleep. Here’s what people with great skin always do before bed.