Best Summer Skin Care Products
- PCA SKIN Sheer Tint Broad Spectrum SPF 45 ($49;PCASKIN.com)
This light, silky broad spectrum sunscreen is formulated with a universal tint, to match most skin tones. Added antioxidant protection and water resistant makes this the perfect sunscreen for a glow. Use it alone or wear it under makeup for a flawless finish.
- Tested to protect the skin for 80 minutes in water or while sweating
- Protects against aging UVA rays and burning UVB rays
- Purely physical formula: Titanium Dioxide (6%) and Zinc Oxide (8%) provide broad spectrum UV protection by reflecting, scattering and absorbing UV rays
- Awarded the Skin Cancer Foundation Seal of Recommendation
Ubiquinone (CoEnzyme Q10) – a potent antioxidant that fights free-radical damage. This is especially useful, as UV exposure generates free radicals in the skin.
Iron Oxides – can be naturally occurring or synthesized and are commonly used to impart natural color into topical products.
Dimethicone – a silicone that contributes to the luxurious slip and finish of this tinted SPF.
What I thought: This actually went on very smoothly and created a easy morning routine with SPF. I liked that the scent is very mild and it was able to smooth out pores and imperfections.
Paula’s Choice introduces NEW RESIST Omega+ Complex ($36, available tomorrow on PaulasChoice.com). Light in texture but heavy on beautiful results, this serum hydrates, rejuvenates, and softens skin from the first use.
Additionally, RESIST Omega+ Complex is formulated with a specially selected combination of essential omega fatty acids – including chia, flax and passion flower – designed to strengthen skin’s moisture barrier and help fight environmental damage and signs of aging.
What I thought: I have been looking for a serum to use with my daily night routine and Paula’s Choice Skincare has the ingredients I am looking for. With the dryness of the Las Vegas desert and summer approaching, I use this product every single night!
IT Cosmetics™ IT’s Your Bye Bye Breakthroughs
Bye Bye Makeup™ Formulated to be non-irritating, your 3-in-1 hydrating sulfate-free cleanser, purifying instant makeup remover and anti-aging serum leaves your complexion appearing soft, smooth and radiant!
What I thought: Love love love IT Cosmetics. I usually use makeup wipes or a foam cleanser but nothing cleans my entire face better than the Bye Bye Makeup. You only need a tiny bit and it takes everything off. This is a go-to and my skin has never been better.