5 Skincare Essentials To Survive The Heatwave

The summer heatwave is here, and in classic Brit style it’s sent us running to dust off our bbq’s, stock the fridge with beers, and get our short shorts at the ready. But despite how much we love it when the sun finally makes an appearance, our skin doesn’t exactly feel the same. Let’s face it: the sweat, humidity and accidental sunburn tends to wreak absolute havoc. Which is exactly why we’re here to help you combat the heat with our 5 summer skincare essentials…

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Glossier Invisible Shield Daily Sunscreen

The “sunscreen for people who hate wearing sunscreen” – popular US brand Glossier have launched a vegan-friendly, daily SPF 30 sun protection. It’s a clear water gel formula, and active microcapsules that instantly absorbs into skin with no greasy residue and zero white cast. It works to prevent sun damage and skin cancer, whilst also keeping “pollutant junk from getting in there in the first place”. Sounds good to us! 

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Herbivore Aloe Vera Soothing Aloe Mist

If you’ve got a little carried away in the sunshine and are currently sporting a classic British tan (aka lobster red skin!), you need aloe vera, stat. Herbivore’s natural and synthetic-free mist is full of aloe, mint and lavender to cool down and deeply moisturise hot and irritated skin.

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Mario Badescu Facial Spray

This face spray from Mario Badescu is a hot weather saviour. Fresh and fragrant thanks to aloe herbs and rosewater, it’s refreshing and perfect for giving your dehydrated skin a little pick me up. Mist it over your face for a hydrating boost, use it to set makeup or even spritz it on dry hair as a light mist – the possibilities are endless. It’s suitable for all skin types too.  

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Pure Chimp Natural Deodorant Balm

Natural deodorants are a bit of a minefield, but Pure Chimp’s is one of the best. It works by preventing odour rather than simply masking it. Sure, it’s a little more fiddly than your usual spray, but it’s 100% natural, vegan-friendly, palm oil free and comes in recyclable glass. It’ll give you 60+ applications per tub too.  

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Living Proof No Frizz Humidity Shield 

Got hair that can’t handle the heat? With city humidity levels sky-rocketing, you’re not alone if your hair goes from perfect blow dry to absolute mess by the time you’ve stepped on the tube, let alone made it to the office! That’s where Living Proof’s No Frizz Humidity Shield comes in. Described as an invisible ‘force field’ between hair strands and the atmosphere, it’ll make sure you keep that just-styled look all day long.

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