Respondents of this research say that they have been spending this time at home working on their skincare.
46% of people say they have used the extra time to care for their skin and 91% feel their skin is healthier after spending significantly more time at home.
The study was conducted with 2000 people to determine how people feel about their skin and how overlooked habits may be keeping them from healthy skin.
58% are worried they’ve already done too much damage to their skin, while 64% feel guilty about not taking skincare seriously enough. Nearly 80% believe in using trial and error to determine what products work best for their skin.
Just over half (53%) say that they have changed their skincare products over time with the average person trying out seven different products before finally landing on one that works.
58% of those surveyed say that they wish they could go back and take better care of their skin when they were younger.
Top five skincare regrets
Picking at pimples/acne: 43 percent
Not educating themselves about proper skincare products for their skin type: 30 percent
Not starting a skincare routine earlier: 28 percent
Not routinely seeing a dermatologist: 23 percent
Not cleansing their skin properly: 23 percent
Top five reasons for healthy skin during a quarantine
More time to care for skin: 46 percent
Drinking more water: 45 percent
Less exposure to outdoor elements: 44 percent
Less exposure to pollution: 37 percent
Getting more sleep: 35 percent