Makeup for Hot Flashes
You’re sitting there minding your own business, wearing your favorite Erin-inspired outfit, and feeling truly pretty. Just when you think you’re rockin’ your style—you feel it starting. The heat begins in your chest and slowly rises up your neck and cheeks. Beads of sweat start running down your face, taking your carefully applied makeup with it. Welcome to the wonderful world of hot flashes! I’m not really sure why they call them flashes, since they seem to last for an eternity, but cue the internal freak-out.
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As you sweat, you hope nobody is noticing that you’re simultaneously ripping off your jacket while dabbing your face with a tissue. Of course, that’s only making the makeup situation worse. So, what can a menopausal (and peri-menopausal) fashionista do? Well, in addition to taking slow deep breaths, since panic only makes it worse, thoughtfully selected makeup can make a huge difference. In my own experience, here are the 9 best makeup products to help you save face during hot flashes. Keep scrolling for my must-haves!
Do you have a tried-and-true makeup product or routine that has helped you save face? Please share in the comments below!
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