Summer is winding down (sigh) and it’s time to start thinking about cooler nights, back to school, falling leaves and the last day at the beach. Back-to-school is when you should be thinking about how to repair some of the UV damage we all have endured while enjoying the summer sun – and prepping your hair and skin for the drier, crisp autumn air is a must! So whether you’re picking your classes and packing up the car to head to college, or picking out lunchboxes and packing the kiddos in the car to head to their first day of school – these 9 products are our MUST HAVES for the season!
Pureology’s Strength Cure Hair Mask for color-treated hair intensely fortifies and reduces breakage to help prevent brittle, broken hair and restore luster, while the soothing blend of lavender, honey, peach and vanilla consume the senses. The perfect post-summer remedy for sun-damaged hair.
Jane Iredale’s Smooth Affair Facial Primer & Brightener. This skin-quenching primer prepares the skin so makeup goes on easier and lasts longer. It also helps maintain skin’s youthful appearance and minimize the appearance of pores and fine lines while bringing out your natural radiance. The perfect post-summer repair primer!
Pillow Proof Express Treatment Primer from Redken is ideal for all hair types, especially dry, thick or coarse. The crisp autumn air is perfect for anyone who loves a good blow-out! Reduces blow-dry time, protects from heat up to 450 degrees, helps reduce breakage and provides 24-hour lasting volume without weighing hair down. After using the blow-dry primer cream, hair is left 3x stronger and healthier and perfectly primed for any styling.
Eminence’s Bright Skin Overnight Correcting Cream visibly reduces the look of age and dark spots for a luminous complexion. It is their most powerful skin brightening blend of ingredients yet! It also aids in fading the look of age spots and freckles while promoting a smooth, even complexion. Who doesn’t want that?!
Essie’s Apricot Cuticle Oil absorbs quickly to instantly condition, protect from dryness, and provide nourishing moisture. It now contains 75% apricot kernel oil to instantly revitalize, hydrate and instantly condition, without any greasy residue.
Hydrate Shampoo & Conditioner from Pureology – did you know that you should have an autumn/winter and a spring/summer hair care system (at the very least!) When it comes to nourishing hair after an active summer season – Hydrate should be your go-to every time. Sulfate free, this concentrated, moisturizing duo deeply quenches parched hair without stripping hair of its natural oils, and soothes with its signature aromatherapy blend of Peppermint and Corn Mint Essential Oils.
Peaches & Cream Bronzer from Jane Iredale contains four luxurious shades that can be mixed and matched to suit every mood, and help keep your summer glow! Sweep across lips and cheeks for contouring, highlighting or an all-over sun-kissed glow that’s made in the shade. Hot tip: You can apply bronzers dry or mix with moisturizer or hair gel for dramatic effect on the body and hair.
Pureology’s Colour Stylist Strengthening Control Hairspray. This is no ordinary hairspray. Colour Stylist Strengthening Control Hairspray for color-treated hair and flexible hold protects hair color with its zero water formula, shapes styles and provides a radiant finish without flaking. Talk about a multi-tasker! This fast-drying, micro-fine, hair finishing spray provides a medium, flexible hold.
Eminence Organics Stone Crop Oxygenating Fizzofoliant is a powder-to-foam exfoliant which uses potent microgreens, rice flour and adzuki powder to give skin a gorgeous, youthful glow. With its light fizzing action, this revitalizing formula gently invigorates the skin and removes impurities to reveal a beautiful, brighter looking complexion.