6 Beauty Buys To Get That Summer Glow


August 1, 2017 | BY AFP

These products are must-haves for sun-kissed skin.

Radiant skin is the ultimate foundation for any summer look. These products will help reveal a more youthful, fresh complexion.

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Multi-Molecular Hyaluronic Complex by Niod

Although hyaluronic acid sounds a little scary, it is really just a clever ingredient that hydrates and plumps the skin. This serum by Niod combines 12 hyaluronic compounds and promises to deliver a more youthful, glowing complexion.


Extra SPF Tinted Moisturizing Balm by Bobbi Brown 

Summer is not the time for heavy, full coverage foundation. Instead opt for a light tinted moisturizer which will hydrate the skin while evening out its tone. Bobbi Brown's balm gets bonus points for containing a broad spectrum SPF 25 to protect from harmful UVA and UVB rays.


Luna Mini 2 by Foreo

Though exfoliation is vital for good skin health, its best to avoid products containing microbeads, which can be harmful to delicate skin and to the environment. This rather strange-looking tool is designed to be used when cleansing, to loosen impurities and gently exfoliate to reveal a radiant glow.


Radiance-Plus Golden Glow Booster for Face by Clarins

At this time of year, it's nice to have a light, healthy tan and this clever product from Clarins is the easiest way to achieve it. Simply add three drops of liquid to your moisturizer and you'll soon see a subtle hint of color appear. Just don't forget to wash your hands after use!


Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid by Paula's Choice

BHA, or beta hydroxy acid, is a powerful yet gentle exfoliant that has been shown to unclog pores while also smoothing and hydrating the skin. Apply this liquid once or twice a day after cleansing with a cotton pad for bright, even-toned skin.


Brazilian Bum Bum Cream By Sol de Janeiro

The warmer weather means more skin on show, so it's important to remember to look after your body as well as your face. Sol de Janeiro's Brazilian Bum Bum Cream is perfect for that desirable Brazilian glow in your bikini. The firming cream gives your bum, legs, tummy or arms that extra lift with Guaraná and nourishes with cupuaçu butter and coconut oil. 

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Additional reporting: Chloe Pek

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