7 Hydrating Essentials That Will Cure Festival-Faded Skin
To compensate for the lack of sleep and overexposed hours in the desert sun, you need to spend this week hydrating in more ways than one. In addition to drinking water, do some serious damage control and hydrate with pure maracuja face oil, 8-hour lip treatment and anything that contains essential fatty acids necessary to repair dry skin. Combine these 7 lifesavers with beauty sleep and you’ll be back to your glowing self in a jiffy.
Hydrate Your Skin
Origins GinZing Refreshing Eye Cream, $30
If all the late nights have given you epic dark circles and puffy eyes, Origins all-natural GinZing eye cream is clinically proven to revive and brighten tired eyes with ginseng and magnolia extracts.
Arcona Triad Toner Pads, $32
Use antioxidant-rich cranberry toner on your face in the morning and at night to neutralize free radicals and to heel your skin with essential fatty acids.
Tarte Maracuja Oil, $75
In addition to drinking water, you should hydrate your face and neck with pure marajuca oil to counter the effects of the dry desert climate.
Soak It Up
SK-II Facial Treatment Mask, $90 for set of 6
If you're laying low this week to catch up on rest, put on a treatment mask while you're reading a magazine or taking a bath. You'll be able to see the plumping effects of the vitamins and amino acids immediately.
Tatcha Exfoliating Rice Enzyme Powder, $65
This water-activated rice bran and papaya polish will get you baby smooth skin without using harsh abrasives.
Elixir Ultime Creme Fine, $42
Between the chlorine in the pool, the desert sand storms and the glaring sun, your hair needs some serious attention. Use a leave-in treatment every other day to get your shine back!
Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Lip Protectant, $20
You're going to have to up the ante if you want your dry and cracked lips to go away sooner rather than later! Try an 8-hour lip cream before you go to bed everynight for a week - it will create a seal to hold in natural moisture.