Beauty

A Wake-Up-
Your-Skin

Hangover Routine

There’s no avoiding some level of payback from a hangover—in the traditional “I feel like death” sense, but also in the way it shows up on your skin. But there are some brilliant clean skin-care tricks for a face that’s puffy, dehydrated, blotchy, or dull. (And short of jumping in a thirty-eight-degree Lake Tahoe like our intrepid staffers on Netflix, there’s always the cold tap on your shower.) Whether it’s a trip to a greasy spoon, an hour and a half in a hot-yoga studio, or GP’s hydrotherapy strategy, everyone’s got their version of a reset button for feeling better after a night of overindulgence. But this routine should have you looking better, too.

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  2. Turn on an
    Icy-Cold Shower

  3. goop Beauty G.Tox Ultimate Dry Brush goop Beauty G.Tox Ultimate Dry Brush
  4. goop Beauty G.Tox
    Ultimate Dry Brush

    goop, $20

    Whether you’re doing the full Wim Hof or just a momentary blast, wake up with cold water. Toggle between cold and cozy (if you’ve got an infrared sauna, of course indulge, but warm water after cold also feels good), and in the same spirit of whole-body enlivenment, definitely get in some dry brushing.

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  2. Pump Up Both Brightness

    and Moisture

  3. goop Beauty vitamin C goop Beauty vitamin C
  4. goop Beauty GOOPGLOW 20%

    Vitamin C + Hyaluronic
    Acid Glow Serum

    goop, $125/ $112 with subscription

    This potent blend of vitamin C and three different molecular sizes of moisturizing hyaluronic acid (to hydrate different layers of your skin) floods your complexion with antioxidants and hydration for a truly remarkable—and fairly instantaneous—glow that lasts the rest of the day.

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  2. Supercharge Moisture with

    This Plumping
    Face Cream

  3. skin Design London Alpine Rose Moisturizer skin Design London Alpine Rose Moisturizer
  4. Skin Design London Alpine
    Rose Moisturizer

    goop, $125

    The most exquisite silky-soft texture in the most delicate whipped balm: rose from the Swiss Alps along with plant-cell extracts and mild acids helps soften and plump weary skin. The cream smells subtly and dreamily of roses, and it gets your skin back in shape like nothing else.

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  2. Sculpt Away Puffiness (and
    Accentuate Your Cheekbones)
    with a Face Vibrator

  3. Jillian Dempsey Gold Sculpting Bar Jillian Dempsey Gold Sculpting Bar
  4. Jillian Dempsey Gold Sculpting Bar

    goop, $195

    On rough mornings when we wake up with no trace of cheekbones or jawline definition, ten to fifteen minutes with this sleek vibrating T-bar is nothing short of transformative. What’s crazy is that the lifting results can last an entire day. Sweep over puffy skin—this can even be done while you’re lying in bed.

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  2. Cool, Firm, and Refresh with
    the Power
    of Crystals

  3. Lilfox Opal Spa Eye Mask Lilfox Opal Spa Eye Mask
  4. LILFOX Opal Spa Eye Mask

    goop, $68

    We keep this beaded crystalline mask in the fridge: Its sustainably sourced opalite instantly refreshes and depuffs swollen eyes, and we don’t mind the cooling relief it provides to throbbing temples.

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  2. The Finishing
    Touch:
    Instant
    Glow

  3. Dr. Barbara Sturm Glow Drops Dr. Barbara Sturm Glow Drops
  4. Dr. Barbara Sturm Glow Drops

    goop, $145

    The radiance-boosting and moisture-infusing ingredients in this featherweight serum will leave the most exhausted skin looking plump, revived, and luminous.

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