Wearing a mask on a hot summer day is no fun. Say goodbye to the breath of fresh air and say hello to the unwelcomed maskne. Keeping skin temperature down is important in closing and maintaining tight pores. Humidity and warmth from the mask can open up your pores to help it cool down but also making your skin that much more susceptible to trapped bacteria. To help prevent this and to tighten our pores back into shape, we list 5 skin cooling products to help beat the summer heat.
Peter Thomas Roth Cucumber Gel Mask
One of Peter Thomas Roth’s best-selling products, the Cucumber Gel Mask helps soothe, hydrate and detox the look of the skin with a formula enriched with botanical extracts of cucumber, papaya, chamomile, pineapple and much more! Adding Aloe Vera to the formula, this gel mask is excellent for helping to calm and soothe the skin’s appearance especially after sun exposer, waxing, and facials! For an added cooling effect, keep it in the fridge for 10 minutes before applying!
Malin + Goetz Shampoo + Conditioner Kit
Let’s not neglect our scalp and hair, they are after all the highest points to hit the rays of the sun. Keeping your hair squeaky clean as well as minty fresh is Malin + Goetz Shampoo and Conditioner kit. Giving your hair the clarity it needs, the kit features their best-selling peppermint shampoo and multi-tasking cilantro conditioner. Enriched with amino acid-based cleansing agents for a refreshing and invigorating cleanse, together they make perfect hair.
Clarins SOS Primer Icy
Start your makeup routine with a cool feeling with Clarins SOS Primer Icy. Thanks to its High Lumitech Complex, this primer helps to neutralize redness and hydrate the skin. The functionality of the primer allows a beautiful application of makeup by combining pearls and soft-focus powders to instantly blur imperfections. Its key ingredient, the Organic Sea Lily allows the skin to breathe and protect the skin from environmental aggressors.
La Mer The Hydrating Facial
La Mer’s The Hydrating Facial is enriched with the label’s signature ‘Miracle Broth’. Taking in botanicals consisting of Marine Algae extracts, Avocado Oil and Tourmaline which penetrates deep into the skin’s surface to help replenish and revitalize the complexion. These handy cotton sheet masks can be left on the skin for 8 minutes and removed after massaging the formula into the skin. You’ll be left with subtle, cool and soft skin.
Mario Badescu Mint Lip Balm
Infused with Peppermint and enriched with Vitamin E, Mario Badescu’s Mint lip balm moisturizes dry lips with a cooling and comforting blend of nutrient-dense butters. If you’re looking for a lighter formula, use the lip balm as the perfect evening lip treatment. Apply a generous layer before bed and leave it overnight, we’re sure it’ll soon be your new favourite nighttime routine!