7 Products You Need in Your Summer Beauty Arsenal
By the Editors and Beauty Experts at NewBeauty Magazine
From a cleansing conditioner and detox masks to a perfecting serum and therapeutic facial cream, these are our 7 must-haves of the summer!
1. Marula Oil Rare Oil Style Perfecting Serum
The pure, cold-pressed marula oil is designed to end breakage and frazzled strands and create a head-turning shine, leaving hair feeling soft as silk. Unlike most serums, leave-in creams or other treatments, this reparative serum leaves hair feeling glossy and tame.
Packed with powerful vitamins, oleic acids, and replenishing antioxidants, this natural marula oil is the absolute solution for damaged hair.
Kristin Firrell, VP of product development, says, “This serum has a fantastic sheer formulation, providing an ultra-light- weight finish with double the shine. The pure, cold-pressed marula oil helps heal split ends and is the perfect companion for a quick, smooth-down for fine hair.”
2. Colorescience Sunforgettable Brush-On Sunscreen SPF 50
This swipe-and-go mineral SPF not only prevents heavy messes like usual sunscreens, but also can be worn over makeup. With an easy-to-use, self-dispensing brush, the loose mineral powder sunscreen avoids UVA/UVB rays and is great for on-the-move reapplication.
Rich in zinc oxide and titanium dioxide, this safe and natural product, protects and shields the skin from the unwanted rays of the sun.
“Our award-winning SPF 50 powder makes it easy to reapply your sunscreen throughout the day—right over your makeup,” states vice president of global marketing for Colorscience, Jameson Slattery.
3. Farmhouse Fresh Shea Butter Hand Cream
Out with the dry hands and in with the deliciously scented hand cream that heals all dry-skin woes. Ranging in flavors from Whoopie Cream, Fluffy Bunny, and Pink Moon, this all-natural hand cream delivers all-day relief to thirsty skin.
Dermatologists’ have rated soybean oil and shea butter their top picks in skin repair, as they work together by hydrating and soothing skin to its most luscious state. Even the smallest drop will eliminate dryness on contact, for hours on end.
Brand founder Shannon Mclinden, says, Out of hundreds of our products, our hand creams are the cult favorite. We use a big percentage of linoleic acid–rich soybean oil, which contains omega-6 essential fatty acids that are proven to quickly turnaround even severe cases of dry skin.”
4. Hair Food Hair Milk Cleansing Conditioner Infused with Jasmine & Vanilla Fragrance
Farewell dry, brittle strands and hello nourished, moisturized hair. The lightweight cleanser simultaneously smooths and hydrates hair strands with a formula free of sulfates, parabens, gluten, or dyes.
Our hair deserves a wholesome product just like we feed ourselves. Inspired by the nutrition found in superfoods, this hydrating conditioner infused with jasmine and vanilla gives hair a moisturized and shining look that will make anyone’s heads turn.
Rebekah Forecast, Hair Food celebrity stylist, states, “With warmer temperatures we tend to need to clean our hair more, so our Hair Milk Cleansing Conditioner is a great way to avoid over-shampooing and preserve the condition of your strands for fresh, nourished hair.”
5. Skin & Co. Truffle Therapy Boosting Anti-Aging Facial Serum
By boasting powerful ingredients such as truffle and hibiscus extracts along with hyaluronic acid to treat signs of aging, this serum restores skin back to its optimal state.
Packed with hyaluronic acid and truffle extract, this serum intensifies and acts fast to boost skin, leaving behind a smooth finish. Hyaluronic Acid works naturally in our bodies and keeps our skin looking firm, which combined with Truffle Extract, allows for an immediate smoothness and evens out the skin.
Brand founder, Gabriel Balestra, says, Truffle Therapy Serum is so user-friendly, it’s almost addictive! I use it day and night, sometimes refreshing my skin midday for a pick-me-up and an enviably flawless complexion.”
6. Miss Spa Deep Wrinkle Hydrogel Eye Treatment
Sick of crow’s-feet and eye wrinkles adding years on to your appearance? Easy. This no-fuss, simple-to-use eye mask is created to smooth out wrinkles around the area. Infused with caviar extract and sodium hyaluronate, this mask restores vibrancy around the eye area without any irritation!
Caviar extract uses vitamins, minerals and acids to keep skin bright and plump. Sodium Hyaluronate holds up to 1,000 times its weight in water, which proves how wonderful its hydrating properties are.
Founder Kate Kimmerle says, “Our amazing Miss Spa Deep Wrinkle Hydrogel Eye Treatment contains a powerful, age-defying serum formulated with caviar extract and sodium hyaluronate that deeply hydrates the under-eye area, smoothing the appearance of stubborn lines and wrinkles for a more youthful look.”
7. Luzern La Defense Urban Protect Detox Mask (Full Size $72) and La Defense Urban Protect Daily Moisturizer
Minimize harmful aging effects, have a perfect complexion, and use a powerful detoxing mask/moisturizer? Count us in. Prevent harmful effects from pollution, UVA/UVB rays and blue-light from technology with this innovative skin care treatment.
Combining both bentonite and kaolin clay helps attract impurities like a magnet because of their strong negative charge, which lifts away toxins and heavy metals from the skin with ease.
Cofounder and CEO Jennifer Herbert-Coste says, “Urban pollution is a growing problem and one of the most damaging to skin. To combat exposure, we have developed a daily regimen to detoxify and protect skin, keeping it healthy, vibrant and glowing.”