Words: Grace Gargini. Images: illustrations by Amyisla McCombie
As lockdown measures ease, the idea of re-entering society after months of neglecting our usual self-care routines is inducing a panicked cold sweat among many of us. (Me, exaggerating? Never.) I would certainly put myself in the periphery of that camp; the list of lockdown-induced beauty issues I’m being asked about by friends – and also facing myself – is as long as my split ends. Yes, I’m desperate for a trim. So whether it’s grown-out roots or problem skin, here are the tips and products you need to get yourself ready for ‘the outside world’ – one small step (and eyebrow trim) at a time.