5 Summer Skincare Tips

  1. Implement a Vitamin C Serum into your morning routine

 

Spending too much time in that warm summer sun can cause discoloration. Use a Vitamin C serum to prevent your skin from showing signs of damage or aging. Vitamin C is an important antioxidant and works to repair sun damage. Picking a good vitamin C serum can be difficult. Below you'll find a few great options: 



  1. Sunscreen, sunscreen, sunscreen!


Don’t ruin all the hard work you’ve been putting into your skincare routine. Without sunscreen, your skincare won't be as effective. Prevent sun damage by using sunscreen everyday and be sure to reapply every two hours. Here are some great lightweight sunscreen options that are convenient for reapplication:



  1. Use lighter formulas


With the summer heat, it’s important to switch over to lightweight products. This helps to keep your skin from clogging up and trapping in impurities. Swapping out your cleansers and moisturizers can help keep your skin fresh this season.



  1. Sun spots? Use a brightening serum


Excessive time in the sun can cause hyperpigmentation or discoloration. Some love these sunspots, like freckles! However, if you have unwanted sunspots and are hoping to achieve an even skin tone, use brightening pads to help reduce the appearance of the discoloration.

 

 

  1. Find a product to help control excess oil 


Many experience an overproduction of oil in the humid summer weather. Luckily, there are a few ingredients that can help control the oil. Charcoal, salicylic acid, and salicylic acid can all help reduce the amount of oil your skin produces. These ingredients can all be found in the following products: