How to Combat the Summer Elements | Skin
Don’t allow your skin to fall victim to harsh summer weather.
When it comes to everything we love about summer, there are too many things to count. The sun is shining, the air is warm, and we’ve all broken out of our winter slump. Although we may love everything about summer though, it doesn’t always love us back. The harsh UV rays wreak havoc on our skin and can lead to dryness and dullness, while high temperatures can cause shiny, oily skin. We always want to look our best but with the summer weather constantly throwing loops and obstacles our way, sometimes that’s a hard task to achieve. Instead of dwelling on these downsides however, look towards the positive side – there are tons of products meant to fix these specific problems! Between blotting cloths that soak up excess oil, brightening oils that add glow to your skin, and moisturizing face masks that give your skin the hydration it’s begging for, you can wave goodbye to those summer skin woes. This summer, don’t let your skin fall victim to the grips of the harsh weather – find a product that will melt away all your worries! Here are some products to check out when you’re trying to figure out How to Combat the Summer Elements and protect your skin all season long.
When the Sun Dulls Your Skin:
Wild Rose Vitamin C Active Brightening Oil is a powerful oil infused with real rose petals and boosted with super C to increase skin’s absorption of vitamin C by up to 1,000%. If you’re experiencing dull, dry skin due to the hot summer weather, this product is the perfect cure. Morning and evening after cleansing apply a few drops directly onto the face and neck or add a few drops into your moisturizer for lasting hydration and a dewy glow. A bonus – your skin will stay smelling delicious all day long.
A three-in-one daily rejuvenating cleanser, toner, and makeup remover, this cruelty-free brightening daily cleanser helps dissolve cosmetics, remove impurities, and leave skin feeling fabulously refreshed and radiant. Apply to skin whenever you’re in need of a pick me up and allow your skin to return to its natural, dewy glow.
Correct any imperfections and play up your best features with the Naked Skin Color Correcting Fluid. Featuring an innovative, lightweight formula with five different color-neutralizing shades to target every skin concern, skin is left illuminated and bright, leaving behind no signs of sun-induced dull skin. Antioxidant-rich vitamins C and E condition and protect skin, and its cruelty-free formula created without parabens, sulfates, and phthalates makes it the best product for the summer.
When the Sun Makes You Sweat:
Made from 100% natural Abaca tree fiber, these soothing blotting sheets absorb excess oil and reduce shine without disturbing makeup. Infused with black bamboo charcoal to actively purify pores and keep skin clear, refreshed, and refined, these blotting papers are a must have in your clutch for any hot summer days.
Already oily skin paired with the summer heat is a one way street towards shiny skin. The Mario Badescu Special Mask for Oily Skin fixes that though! This mask controls build-up and surface oils on excessively oily and congested skin to make skin clean, clear, and healthy. Use this mask 2-3 times a week and enjoy your summer shine-free!
Prevent makeup meltdown when the sun makes you sweat! Urban Decay’s Chill Makeup Setting Spray features cooling time-release temperature control technology that chills the surface of your makeup. The result – makeup that looks gorgeously just-applied for up to 12 hours, no matter how high the temperatures climb.
When the Sun Dries You Out:
If you’re experiencing dry skin caused by the summer heat, this oil-free moisturizer is the perfect product for you. Panthenol, Vitamin E, and Organic Aloe Vera soften visible lines and improve tone and texture, while Organic Chamomile, Calendula, and Lavender calm and soothe delicate skin. Not only will this product leave your skin feeling soft and silky all day long, but it’s also cruelty-free and vegan.
Targeted for dry skin but suitable for all skin types, this Vitamin E Hydrating Face Mist is an excellent skin refresher for an instant pick-me-up. Spritz it on to moisturize skin, or use it to set makeup. This vegan spray is infused with Vitamin E to protect against damaging environmental elements, such as the sun, pollution, and smoke – perfect for those summer days spent under the sun!
This ultra hydrating botanical oil restores a healthy luster to the skin, perfect for even the driest of skin. Naturally rich Jojoba and Sesame seed oils deliver advanced hydration, visibly reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Blended with a combination of vegan ingredients, including Lavender, Rosewood, and Geranium essential oils, skin is left with a dewy, illuminated complexion that gives off a delicious aromatic allure.
Your Daily SPF Needs:
The Australian Gold Botanical SPF 50 Tinted Face Mineral Lotion is more than just powerful sun protection – it’s gentle care for your skin. This non-chemical sunscreen lotion delivers a refreshingly luxurious, powdery clean feel, while the subtle tint seamlessly blends into any skin tone yet washes away with water. Specially designed for sensitive facial skin, this lotion won’t clog pores and is fragrance free. Rich in vitamins and antioxidants from native Australian botanical ingredients, it allows you to enjoy the sun your way, protected from both UVA and UVB rays, and water resistant for up to 80 minutes, offering you an entire summer of worry-free days in the sun!
Grab as many as you can because Sun Bum literally can’t keep any of their lip balm flavors in stock! Their smooth SPF 30 sunscreen lip balm with added Aloe and Vitamin E will protect and moisturize your kisser all day long…leaving you with the perfect kissable pout all summer long. Gluten free, paraben free, cruelty free, and vegan, what’s not to love?