9 Genius Ways to Speed Up Your Morning Beauty Routine

We’ve all experienced the panic of looking at our alarm clock and realising we’ve overslept…by a lot. Suddenly, the leisurely hour you had planned to carefully apply makeup and style your hair is gone out the window, replaced by mere minutes of beauty cram time. Cue anxiety attack. Instead of running out the door with yet another rendition of your go-to messy bun (and enduring a round of pointed stares from your coworkers), why not employ a few simple hair and skin tips to help you save time and still look polished? We asked celebrity hairstylist George Papanikolas (his clients include the well-tressed Mila Kunis and Shay Mitchell) and L’Oréal consulting dermatologist Dr. Gervaise Gerstner for their best morning beauty tips. Click through the slideshow above and never curse your alarm clock again.


Photo courtesy of Angelo Pennetta/Vogue UK