Makeup on the go: could you apply cosmetics in a cab?

Women are ditching the bathroom for the bus for their morning makeup routine.

In a rush? A recent report revealed that 67 percent of British women apply their makeup during the morning commute. If this sounds familiar, you may appreciate a guide to makeup for the time-deprived.

The recent study conducted by British department store Debenhams found that women in their thirties were the most likely to indulge in morning makeup on the move, while those in their twenties were more likely to apply cosmetics come evening time as they headed out for post-work drinks.

It also revealed 89 percent of women touch up their cosmetics while in transit and that lipstick is the most applied item during a journey. Conversely, eyeliner was cited as the trickiest product to apply, with only 33 percent of females attempting this.

But help is at hand for women struggling to achieve a flawless look while on public transport, with You Tube's missglamorazzi providing a tutorial on applying cosmetics from the back of a cab. Watch it here:

Meanwhile, if you'd rather save time but not risk makeup on the go, beauty bloggers Emily Weiss and Emily Schuman have both divulged their tips for a speedy cosmetics routine. Watch them both respectively here: and


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