5 Essential Summer Skincare Products

Whether you’re laying out by the pool or travelling through Europe this summer, it’s important to make your skincare count. Swap a few of those heavy-duty winter creams and serums in favour of SPF, exfoliators and dry oils, which will protect you skin and keep it hydrated at the same time.

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Red Earth Sheer Canvas Moisturising BB Cream, $28

Who wants to be applying layer after layer of thick foundation only to sweat it all off? Choose a BB cream since it’s lightweight, provides enough coverage for your pimples and blackheads, but also features SPF to protect your skin from the sun.

5 Essential Summer Skincare Products

Avene Thermal Spring Water, $9.99

Give your face some instant hydration without even ruining your makeup. How? Thermal water is a fantastic way to keep your skin feeling hydrated without removing (then re-applying) your makeup throughout the day. Simply spritz it all over your face and neck, then pat dry with a tissue.

5 Essential Summer Skincare Products

Aveeno Skin Relief Moisturising Lotion, $12.95

If your skin is feeling dry and burnt after a day at the beach, make sure to use a fragrance-free moisturiser. It won’t cause your skin to breakout like others might and it will help to heal the burn before you know it!

5 Essential Summer Skincare Products

La Roche-Posay Anthelios XL SPF 50, $29.95

Protect your skin from the suns harmful rays by re-applying SPF every few hours. If you’re extra worried about burning your face, make sure to use a BB cream with added SPF to prevent that awful white caste from showing up on your face.

5 Essential Summer Skincare Products

Kiehl’s Ultra Facial Overnight Hydrating Face Masque, $50

To avoid peeling and dry patches, treat your skin to a hydrating face mask at least 1-2 times per week. You can apply the masque for 20 minutes then wash-off, or leave it on overnight for a truly intensive moisturising treatment.

5 Essential Summer Skincare Products

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