...Plus, the very makeup women rely on to even out their skin can make it look worse in the long run, clogging pores and causing acne. “If someone wears makeup, it’s evident straight away. I see [the bad complexion] in two seconds,” says celebrity aesthetician and Elemis ambassador Georgia Louise. When clients ditch makeup, she says, skin texture smooths out on its own.
Whether using costly serums or just soap and water, feeling confident sans makeup can be daunting — especially when years of sun, cigarettes and other causes of aging have taken their toll.