With the warmer days and lighter evenings in full swing, our thoughts turn to sun, sea, sand and sangrias. As the sun beams, you’ll want feel protected and comfortable in your own skin, which is why it’s important that you get the right pre-summer skincare products. Take a look at our top six must-haves that will leave you glowing from top-to-toe when you hit the beach.
DAYTOX Vitamin C Serum – RRP £29
Not only does Vitamin C help to ward off a cold but it’s a real all-rounder when it comes to skincare. Vitamin C helps to brighten and reduce pigmentation, keep skin firm and plump and more importantly prevents and repairs signs of sun damage. Our go-to Vitamin C product is DAYTOX’s Vitamin C Serum. Formulated to provide an instant glow, this serum contains 10% Vitamin C tones and rejuvenates the skin, giving it a bright and radiant sheen.
Tancream – RRP £44.95
If you only take one item on holiday, let it be this one. Tancream combines sunscreen and sunless tanning agents to create a new luxury face and body lotion offering a SPF 50, a superior self-tan, a tint of natural bronzer and moisturising properties – all in one bottle! Hence the hefty price tag. It’s perfect for mums who don’t have a lot of time in the morning to get their face on! Just add a little lippy, blusher and eye makeup and you’re good to go.
Efamol Woman Pure Evening Primrose Oil 500mg – RRP £11.99 for 90 capsules
Boost your daily skincare regime ahead of the summer months with Efamol’s Primrose Oil. Efamol’s Primrose Oil helps support nourished looking skin, keeping it healthy and smooth all while maintaining the skin’s natural elasticity. As an added bonus, it also contains vitamin E, an antioxidant which helps protect cells from oxidative stress.
Green People Gradual Tan Moisturiser–RRP £17.50
Fake the glow without damaging your skin or leaving the country this summer. For those after a sun-kissed look, Green People’s Certified Organic Gradual Tan Moisturiser is perfect as it creates a beautiful light tan. With natural scents of mandarin, orange and Ho Wood, this fresh formula can be used on the face and neck. Apply this daily-use moisturiser and see it deliver a gentle build-up of colour within 4-6 hours, perfect for avoiding tanning disasters. This summer staple nourishes and balances the skin with prebiotics and antioxidants. Remember to exfoliate before for optimal results.
DAYTOX Eye Wonder– RRP £24.00
DAYTOX’s eye serum combats signs of tiredness and stress by firming and invigorating the skin around your eyes. Containing a high percentage of Hyaluron, it helps to plump and tighten fine lines around the eyes, giving you a radiantly fresh appearance.
RapidLash & RapidBrow Eyelash & Eyebrow Enhancing Serum Duo– RRP £69.30
No one wants to be caking themselves up in makeup during the summer and we are always on the lookout for ways to enhance our natural beauty. We all want full fluttery eyelashes, unless you’ve been genetically blessed with long lashes, and that’s where RapidLash’s Eyelash Enhancing Serum comes in. This award-winning clinically proven formula promises to boost the appearance of eyelashes, making them up to 75% fuller-looking and up to 50% longer-looking in just 30 days.
Its sister product, RapidBrow Eyebrow Enhancing Serum is an effective solution that helps condition and enhance eyebrows in as little as 60 days. Formulated with Hexatein 2 Complex, a special blend of brow enhancing, nourishing and revitalising ingredients, RapidBrow is designed to condition eyebrows from every angle. Like RapidLash, RapidBrow is clinically proven to provide visibility fuller and thicker-looking eyebrows.