Between work, parties, and Netflix binges, sometimes life gets in the way of a solid night’s sleep—albeit willingly—and your face looks anything but fresh come morning. Especially during the holiday season, when social commitments are at an all-time high, we don’t really make plans to sleep.
The only thing that trumps the struggle to stay awake at your desk, is hearing the cringe-inducing, “You look tired.” Three shots of espresso may take care of your energy levels inside, but puffy, bloodshot eyes, and dull skin are giveaways you were doing anything but sleeping the night before. Luckily, there are a few makeup tricks to help you fake a full night’s rest. Even if you hit snooze a couple times, you’ll have time in the morning for the following nine quick ways to fake appearing more awake.
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