Many women don’t wear any makeup at all when motorcycling. I understand that, and that’s definitely sometimes me.
But sometimes I want to [a] look better (or at least better-rested), and [b] benefit from the more-positive social responses people in Western societies tend to have towards women wearing makeup.
But who’s got time for a full face of makeup when there’s so much adventuring going on!? (Also, wind and dust are going to make your eyes water on a motorcycle: you might as well face that fact.) So it’s important to hit a good balance between practical and desirable. Here’s where I go with that (all drug-store brands):
1 – Moisturizer (includes SPF)
This helps keep skin healthy and helps protect against wind- and sun- burn (which we take on daily when whizzing through the atmosphere at high speeds).
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