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These Products Saved My Skin on a 16-Hour Flight

How to hydrate on a trans-pacific flight. Photo: Mondadori Portfolio/Mondadori via Getty Images

I’m lazy when it comes to skincare — I consider it an accomplishment if I moisturize before bed — but New York beauty director Kathleen Hou said I had to be diligent during my 16-hour flight to Taiwan if I didn’t want to land looking like a shriveled plum. I wanted to arrive looking more or less like myself (under-eye bags are a given), but with just a little money and effort, what happened is that I arrived with the best skin of my life.

Airplanes are dehydrating, of course, but I had a carry-on bag filled to the brim with peanut-butter sandwiches and