5 Beauty Products That Will Brighten Up Your Skin This Monsoon

By Sonal Rana

Soak your skin in luxurious pampering and care this monsoon with this step-by-step regime using the best products we could find. (Photo by Jon Ly on Unsplash)

The Body Shop Tea Tree Skin Clearing Face Wash

Beauty 4This face wash by The Body Shop will help prevent acne this monsoon season. Made using natural ingredients, it is suitable for use on all skin types. A friend of mine suggested this to me when my skin broke out in pimples after struggling against the wrath of hard water where I lived. I have experienced good results. The face wash has a gel-like quality and soothes acne irritation. (250 ml, Rs 999)

Forest Essentials Panchpushp Facial Toner

Beauty 1.jpgA skin toner will further cleanse the skin and shrink the appearance of pores. Panchpushp Facial Toner by Forest Essentials is a hydrosol or floral water condensed during steam distillation of five different flowers: Rose, Bela, Marigold, Kewda and Saffron. Each flower extract serves a function. Rose is naturally hydrating, Bela helps in retaining moisture, Marigold has toning qualities, Kewda helps in softening and Saffron provides a natural glow to the skin. (200 ml, Rs 1,250)

La Roche-Posay Effaclar H – Multi-Compensating Soothing Moisturiser

Beauty 3One’s skin is always prone to dehydration and dryness, be it humid or not. La Roche-Posay Effaclar H – Multi-Compensating Soothing Moisturiser is targeted towards people with oily skin but is equally effective on other skin types as well. It contains ceramides, a naturally occurring lipid molecule that helps skin retain its moisture. It instantly calms skin. (40 ml, Rs 5,600)

iHerb Acure Brilliantly Brightening, Glowing Serum

beauty-2.jpgThis daily use serum by iHerb is certified organic,100% vegan and free of parabens, sulphate, silicone, petroleum or mineral oil. This serum is a dose of rich nutrients including argan oil which restores moisture, borage oil which soothes the skin and pumpkin seed oils which ensure oxidant protection. After moisturizing, gently apply 1-2 pumps of the serum to the face, neck and chest for best results. (30 ml, Rs 1,389)

Nature’s Brands Herbal Choice Mari Organic Night Cream

beauty-5.jpgGift yourself some actual beauty sleep with this certified organic Nature’s Brands Herbal Choice Mari Organic Night Cream. It is cruelty-free and contains no chemicals or petroleum-based ingredients. It works especially well for people who wish to neutralize their separate oily and dry skin. Its nourishing extracts make the skin feel softer and cooler. (50 ml, Rs 4,588)

First published in the August 2018 issue of eShe magazine