Back to Work: The Two-Minute Touch-Up Routine You Need to Know

Lisa Patulny


Let’s be honest—coming back to work post-Christmas break can be slightly depressing. Gone is all that free time you had to wander down the beach at your leisure, eat breakfast (or sip a cocktail!) at noon, and generally laze about. (I mean, no matter how much you love your job, *nothing* beats a 14-day weekend.) That said, you’re likely coming back with a fresh perspective and renewed energy and drive, making this week the perfect time to tackle new habits.

Making an effort with your appearance in the office may seem trite, but if "dress for the job you want, not the job you have" rings true for you, you'll find makeup and hair are just an extension of that. There's also something to be said for the confidence that comes from feeling groomed and pulled together at all times. While we can't guarantee a 100% rate of polished perfection—some days are just too busy—we can offer up a speedy touch-up routine. It's fast, it's simple and it targets all the beauty fails that can happen during the day. Plus, you can do it at your desk. Employee of the month, here you come.

Keep reading for the two-minute touch up routine you need to know.



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