Allure – Dr. Joshua Zeichner: "Preventing Holiday-Travel Meltdowns (at Least for Your Skin)"
In taking care of your skin while traveling for the holidays, moisturize before you fly, no matter your skin type.
"The dry air on planes does more than dry out your skin," said Joshua Zeichner, MD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology, and Director of Cosmetic and Clinical Research in Dermatology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. "It also disrupts your skin's natural barrier, which leads to redness, inflammation, and even pimples." Smooth on a moisturizer with barrier-boosting ceramides and sunscreen, like CeraVe Moisturizing Lotion AM SPF 30. "You're at 10,000 feet or more above the ground; if you're not wearing sunscreen, close the window shade," said Dr. Zeichner. Learn more