Beauty Insider: Cool down thirsty skin this summer
Glugging eight glasses a day may be essential but now you can quench your thirsty skin from the outside too, with these clever high water content beauties.
Elizabeth Arden Limited Edition Pure Finish Cool Radiance Highlighter, €32. A cool-to-the-touch creamy stick that can be used on eyes, cheeks and lips. Swipe on for a luminous dewy glow and a lovely cooling, soothing sensation thanks to the marine extracts and lots of lovely H2O. The nautical packaging will leave you dreaming of floating on the azure blue sea at Yacht Week.
La Roche-Posay Thermal Spring Water is this season's handbag must-have for freshening up on the go. The aerosol spray delivers a really fine mist that pump action bottles just can't match. Soothing, cooling and the perfect post lunch in the park refresher, it also comes in a handy travel sized bottle. 150ml €9, 50ml €4
Micellar cleansing waters are a cult product with make-up artists worldwide, made famous because of their gentle efficiency. Can be used on even sensitive skin and eyes, leaving you cooled and refreshed. Garnier's offering gives great bang for your buck, 400ml €7.69
First published in INSIDER Magazine, exclusive to Thursday's Irish Independent