Last week, for the first time in the UK, we have been advised to wear face coverings in some spaces. This extends to public transport, some shops and enclosed spaces where social distancing may not be possible. Although we agree this is great news and might even indicate the ease of lockdown in the near future. Unfortunately, face masks aren’t comfortable and can even cause irritation to our skin.
An overlooked side of the COVID-19-enforced lockdown is the level in which domestic abuse has skyrocketed. In fact, according to the BBC, calls to domestic abuse helplines have increased by 49% within the past few weeks.
Often considered the “wonder ingredient” of skincare, vitamin C is a tricky-to-manufacturer product with an array of skincare positives. When discussing most skin concerns, there’s a high chance that a vitamin C product can help.
Throughout our lives, we’ve all taken in our fair share of sunshine and aimed for a year-round tan. But what we tend to forget is the impact this can have on our skin – producing pigmentation, sun damage and wrinkles appearing prematurely.