Top Summer Skin Care
Posted On Jul 22, 2014
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From splashes of fresh lime to the zest of mandarins, these citrusy blends will have your skin aglow for the summer sun.
1. This citrus-intense and environmentally protective lip treatment by DEX Revita-C Lip Therapy combines a vitamin C- and vitamin E-wrapped core to smooth and soothe, while providing moisture and SPF 15. It can be worn as a balm or under lipstick ($25, dexnewyork.com).
2. Jo Malone’s signature scent conjures the aroma of limes carried on a Caribbean Sea breeze. Described as both a cult favorite and a modern classic, Lime Basil & Mandarin Cologne blends limes and mandarins with transporting pepper basil and white thyme ($110, jomalone.com).
3. Lemonade to the rescue! The name says it all with this warm correcting cream for your eyelids. Lemon Aid by Benefit wakes up your eyes and multi-tasks as a primer to extend your shadows ($20, benefitcosmetics.com).
4. Enjoy bubbly without the champagne flute. Mimosa Shampoo, Shower Gel & Bubble Bath by Philosophy serves up a delicious pairing of champagne and citrus
to gently cleanse and condition skin and hair. It’s a spirited celebration of ultra-soft skin ($16.50, philosophy.com).
5.Yes to Grapefruit Daily Facial Scrub boasts tons of antioxidants and a powerful formula of lemon balm, an ancient herb that boosts radiance, and grapefruit extract for minimizing skin discoloration ($10, yestocarrots.com).
6.The medley of good-for-you ingredients in Joanna Vargas’ Vitamin C Face Wash gently removes grime, makeup, and daily pollutants to reveal glowing skin. It boosts cellular turnover with Galactoarabinan, while vitamin C provides UV protection ($65, joannavargas.com).
7.Extend your summer staycation with Origins Gloomaway Grapefruit Body-Buffing Cleanser. This exfoliating cleanser grinds away the day with crushed apricot seeds and a relaxing aroma that provides an instant pick-me-up. It pairs grapefruit essential oil with field mint and sweet orange, which are known to help relieve anxiety and calm nervous exhaustion ($22.50, origins.com).