Summer is finally upon us (sorry if you’re reading from the Southern hemisphere!) That means no more being trapped inside for months on end. The sun is out and you’re going to do everything it takes to get that beach body ready. What’s just as important to flaunt at the beach is your skin and knowing how to implement a proper summer skincare routine into your day.
Have you ever wondered how those models and influencers on social media seem to always have clear, glowing skin in their photos? How do their fine lines seem to be non-existent? Well, we can attribute some of these photos to intense editing and Photoshop skills, some people have done their research into essential tips for skin care in the summer.
Our body naturally produces collagen and creates barriers for our skin. As we get older, the aging process counteracts that collagen production by making less as a result while also thinning the elasticity of the skin. Collagen is a major skin component that’s essential to healthy skin, as well as elastin, which is a protein that stimulates cell growth and makes the skin look smoother and fresher.
Of course, it’s not possible for all of us to live in moderate climates all year round. You may think that in the summer, your skin doesn’t need as much attention as in the dry winters. Maintaining a healthy skincare routine even in the summer months is important, especially on longer days and while participating in extended outdoor activities.
Lets us dive into the 8 Essential tips for an amazing summer skincare routine!