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How to Get Your Holiday Look for Your Next Family Trip

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July 19, 2021

Even if you are only going on a holiday with your family, you will usually still want to look great on your trip, as this can allow you to have a fantastic time. If you are currently planning your holiday look for your next family trip, here are some top tips that can help you to feel satisfied when you look in the mirror. 

Visit a Hair Loss Clinic

Hair loss can have a great impact on your self-esteem and your mental health, and this can make it feel as if it is impossible to enjoy your time away from home. However, many parents experience hair loss throughout their kids’ childhood due to conditions related to pregnancy and childbirth, as well as ageing. To make sure that you do not have to constantly cover your head with a sunhat, you should visit to find out more about the hair loss medications that they can offer you to restore your full head of hair.  

Tan Beforehand

Many people feel conscious throughout the first days of their holiday, especially if they have decided to travel abroad, due to how pale their skin is. To make sure that you can feel comfortable getting into your swimsuit as soon as you get to the beach, you should consider tanning beforehand. You can do this naturally by spending time outside, or you should consider using tanning lotions that can give your skin the glow that you are looking for. 

Opt for Minimal Make-Up

When you are going on a family trip, it is unlikely that you will have much time to keep touching up your makeup. Not only this, but the hot weather can make you feel as if your makeup is melting off your skin, and many people struggle to maintain their pristine makeup as soon as the weather warms up. Then, you should consider opting for a more natural appearance or using products such as a tinted lip balm that can protect your lips while also ensuring that you look holiday-ready.

Find Practical but Stylish Clothes

With your kids usually desperate to stay as active as possible while you are away, you must pack clothing that is both practical and stylish. Your clothing should also reflect the weather and the activities that you are performing. For instance, if you are planning to walk lots, you should avoid wearing platform sandals or high heels and swap these for flat, sturdy shoes. If you are planning on enjoying sports, you might also consider swapping your summer dresses for light linen or cotton trousers.

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Protect Yourself from the Sun

However, when you are on holiday, it is even more important to look after your skin than normal because you will usually be spending more time in the sun. Therefore, you should make sure that you put on sun cream every day and that you wear a sun hat and sunglasses to protect yourself from the sun. This can prevent you from getting sunburned and can also stop you from getting heatstroke.


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