These 7 Cooling Skin Care And Hair Care Products Are What We Need In This Summer Heat
Is summer too hot to handle? We’ve got you covered!
The scorching summer heat in the country is inescapable, and it’s not going to get better anytime soon. The temperature is expected to rise by a few more centigrades in the next few days. The hot weather surely can take a toll on our bodies, so it’s important to stay hydrated.
The humidity can cause your skin to be stressed, too. Applying creams and moisturizers is good but these may be a bit too heavy and greasy for daily use. Luckily, there are some products that are formulated to bring a cooling sensation, providing you some relief from the heat while keeping your skin looking fresh and protected during this season.
If you want to look your best while trying to keep cool this summer, these products are perfect to add to your summertime skincare routine.
Happy Skin’s Cooling UV Sun Mist
While the quarantine has got you spending your days mostly inside your home, harmful UV rays can still harm your skin (not to mention the light emanating from your gadgets). To prevent this, it’s vital to incorporate sun protection into your daily skincare routine.
This ultrafine sun mist from Happy Skin is infused with hyaluronic acid that is excellent in hydrating and strengthening the skin barrier that maintains your skin shielded against harmful sun rays. It also comes in a spray form which makes it easy to apply as your makeup primer or if you just want to freshen up your face. It gives you a non-sticky and glowy-matte finish and keeps you smelling fresh throughout the day!
Happy Skin’s Cooling UV Sun Mist SPF35 PA+++ is available for Php 719 at Lazada.
Bad Lab’s Stone Cold Cooling & Pore Minimizing Facial Cleanser
During hot summer days, you might be worried about sweat and oil buildup that can clog your pores and eventually cause an acne breakout. This facial cleanser from Bad Lab deep cleans and washes away impurities, soothes the skin, and minimizes your pores. It contains extracts from the flowering plant Croton lechleri (literally translates to “dragon’s blood”) which keeps skin moisturized, while cucumber extract and glacier water leave your skin feeling refreshed with a cool blast.
Bad Lab’s Cooling Pore Minimizing Facial Cleanser is available for Php 182 at Lazada.
Skin Revolution’s Green Tea + Peppermint Exfoliating Body Scrub
If you love spending your days in the sun, there’s a possibility that your skin might turn dry and flaky as dead skin cells build up.
This exfoliating body scrub from Skin Revolution contains refreshing green tea, peppermint, and dead sea salt that could help combat dead cell buildup on your skin. The soothing smell of peppermint and green tea can also energize and refresh you. Apply on your skin in circular motions after a shower for firmer, glowing summer skin.
Skin Revolution’s Green Tea + Peppermint Exfoliating Body Scrub is available for Php 245 at BeautyMNL.
Human Nature’s Cooling Leg and Body Cream
Add this Cooling Leg and Body Cream from Human Nature to your daily skincare routine for an instant skin boost! It gives you a dose of hydration and is formulated with an enticing scent that will soothe your senses. The smell of eucalyptus, peppermint, and bergamot make for a relaxing and perfectly good night’s sleep. If you’re aching for a mind-rejuvenating treat, this is it.
Human Nature’s Cooling Leg and Body Cream is available for Php 385 at Lazada.
Skyn Iceland’s Hydro Cool Firming Eye Gels
After basking in the sun, your skin, especially your undereye area, is more prone to sun-induced hyperpigmentation as it is thinner and is considered to be one of the most delicate areas in your body. As undereye patches are gaining hype, although they’re not considered a miracle product, they may temporarily relieve puffiness and signs of sun exposure around your eye.
This pack of cooling gel patches from Skyn Iceland is free of parabens and is infused with highly nourishing potent actives as well as Icelandic glacial water that helps de-puff and diminish dark eye circles in ten minutes! Toss the pack in the refrigerator before use for a more refreshing experience.
Skyn Iceland’s Hydro Cool Firming Eye Gel Patches (4-packs) are available for Php 990 at Sephora.
We know that our lips have thin skin, and it is more vulnerable than the rest of our body. So, it’s also essential to protect them rather than go bare in the sun.
Not only does this lip balm provide 24-hour hydration, it also delivers a long-lasting burst of minty freshness on your lips, leaving it healthy, plump, and protected! Kiss dry and chapped lips goodbye with Fresh’s Cooling Lip Treatment.
Fresh’s Sugar Lip Treatment Mint Rush Refreshing is available for Php1,480 at Sephora..
Briogeo’s Charcoal + Tea Tree Cooling Hydration Scalp Mask
There’s a part of your body that’s just as susceptible to sun damage and potential skin cancer you may be completely overlooking: your scalp!
This cruelty-free scalp mask is enriched with a sensation of tingly menthol and combines cooling ingredients such as Tea Tree, Peppermint, and Spearmint to refresh and detoxify your scalp without leaving any product build-up, while adding essential hydration to your hair throughout the day.
Briogeo’s Charcoal + Tea Tree Cooling Hydration Scalp Mask is available for Php1,900 at Sephora.