Have a little too much fun in the sun on that August vacation? It’s not just the tan lines that stay with you into fall—months of sunscreen, salt water, and sweating it out on the tennis court may have left your skin feeling a little neglected. Now is the time to undo the damage and say sayonara to summer’s wear and tear with advice from the beauty experts behind a few of our favorite skincare brands.


THE ORGANIC PHARMACY Antioxidant Face Firming Serum
“Fatty acids are essential for tissue repair and great for post-summer skin recovery. This is a super-potent blend that will ensure your skin is repaired and protected from environmental pollutants. One of the key ingredients is rose hip oil. It’s virgin cold pressed, meaning it’s not treated with heat, and the best possible extract as it has the highest levels of vitamins and antioxidants. Your face will love you for it, and you can even use it around the eyes!”
— Kerry Wall, The Organic Pharmacy

NATURA BISSE Glyco Extreme Peel
“A summer in the sun can leave your skin dull, dry, and flaky; now is the perfect time for non-irritating, highly effective exfoliation. A sophisticated formula of AHAs and a specific exfoliating peptide guarantee a smoother, brighter complexion. It softens small lines and wrinkles, increases the skin’s absorption, and improves the performance of moisturizers and other skincare treatments as you prepare for cooler weather. Commit to a weekly routine of exfoliation (always include the neck and décolletage to minimize sun spots and improve texture.)”
— Josanna Gaither, Natura Bisse

MILA MOURSI Rejuvenating Serum / Concentré Rajeunissant
“After summer vacation, you feel rested, happy, and relaxed. However, your skin may have taken a beating with the heat, chlorine, and enhanced pollution effects. It’s time for a bit of a bootcamp beauty regimen to revitalize. Mila Moursi Rejuvenating Serum is a powerful elixir that hydrates and plumps the skin to restore radiance.”
Mila Moursi

“Most people don’t realize that even after summer, the sun’s rays can harm your skin. You want a powerhouse product that works on wrinkles and complexion, but that still contains broad-spectrum sun protection. Anti-aging compounds can actually make your skin more sensitive to the sun, so SPF is a key component. Our most essential product is our Daily Face Moisturizer with SPF 20. It’s packed with our proprietary EcoSun Complex and powerful antioxidant and anti-aging ingredients, which work to protect skin from the effects of free-radicals, retain moisture, even skin tone, and stimulate collagen growth.”
— Valerie R. McMurray, SOLEIL TOUJOURS

ZELENS Stem Complex Rejuvenating Overnight Treatment
“During the seasonal transition, it’s important to boost skin hydration, reinforce your skin’s barrier function, and promote skin regeneration processes. Stem Complex is a perfect choice during this period as it boosts skin hydration while promoting the activity of our own stem cells. This nourishing cream targets key signs of aging (wrinkles and loss of moisture, firmness, and plumpness) to achieve a global rejuvenation effect. It contains three potent peptides to boost epidermal stem cells and encourage skin renewal process.”
— Dr. Marko Lens, Zelens

All Day All Year is essential because it soothes, repairs, and continuously protects. Its most important feature is the encapsulated UVA and UVB filters, which shield skin from harmful rays and defends against external aggressors. This anti-aging skincare also protects for up to 12 hours and doesn’t leave you with clogged pores or greasy skin. You can find comfort in putting away your summertime SPF and opting for a lighter, daily  alternative.”
— Cristina Bisono, SISLEY-PARIS

MOROCCANOIL Moroccanoil Body Butter
“Now is the best time to benefit from luxurious, highly nourishing body products. For long-lasting hydration and maximum moisture replenishment, apply our Body Butter—it absorbs quickly upon application without leaving behind a greasy residue.”
— Carmen Tal, Moroccanoil

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