]Summer is here, and so is the heat & humidity that will ruin your skin! It is time to spend your money towards a good skincare routine.
According to the Family Doctor, the body defends itself against UV rays, which allows your skin to tan or darken. However, too much sun exposure allows UV rays to reach your inner skin layers and causes sunburn. This can cause skin cells to die, damage, or develop cancer.
Check out these products and pick one or two of them to add to your everyday routine.
Beauty & health writer Tatyana Yomary with The Skincare Arsenal highlighted this scrub that removes dead skin cells. This exfoliator also cleans out your pores and gives the skin a brightening glow that will be like a sunkiss on your skin. It is formulated to moisturize the skin that you can use on your body and face.
This face serum is perfect for any skin type. This serum has pure alpha arbutin and hyaluronic acid that will help soothe uneven skin tone and dark spots. It also helps with the hyperpigmentation that is left behind from blemishes on your skin.
This gel is a cooling after-sun cream gel for face and body. It is made from real Greek yogurt that is best to irritate, red skin that gets affected after being exposed to the sun rays for too long. This ultra-cooling cream gel provides long-lasting freshness and comfort to the face and body as soon as you apply the gel to your body. It hydrates the skin and relieves excessive heat and stinging.
Don’t forget to apply that sunscreen! This lightweight lotion has superior broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection that moisturizes the skin for up to eight hours. This is great to wear under your makeup and is oil-free, and non-comedogenic, aka it won’t clog pores.
This mask is perfect for when the bumps appear from the Southern heat & from the chlorine in pools you’ll be doing laps in. It exfoliates the skin & repairs the skin. It gives your skin the Vitamin C it needs and will improve the surface pigmentation, uneven tone, and dark spots caused by sun damage and over-stimulation of melanin. This mask has a great balance of these three ingredients: the Pumpkin Puree is great for natural enzymes that remove dehydrated cells that will brighten and smooth the skin. Manuka Honey will heal the skin to clarify and restore balance. Finally, the
Glycolic Acid will gently dissolve intra-cellular glue to exfoliate dead cells and impurities.