The Ultimate Spring Summer Skin Guide 2022

As we approach those warmer months it’s time to switch up your skincare routine for that brighter summer sheen. With the sun making more of an appearance it’s that time again when we switch out our winter favourites for something brighter. There are numerous revolutionary products this year that we consider our favourites as the sun makes more of an appearance, specially engineered to make your skin shine as bright as ever. In this article, we’ll reveal all with our ultimate product guide for summer 2022!

Here at Skinstation, we have an array of scientifically formulated brands that showcase the very best of beauty for the months ahead. Our team of highly experienced doctors and clinicians believe in the benefits of healthy skin in all seasons and are passionate about improving skin concerns across the UK with these rigorously researched clinically proven systems. As well as showcasing the very best on our platform, especially your summer must-haves. 

Summer Sheen

When we think of summer, we think of that natural and glowy sheen achieved from a post holiday getaway. Therefore first on the list has to be the Dr Barbara Sturm Glow Drops - 30ML a gentle illuminating serum that gives your skin a fresh and natural glow, perfect to achieve that summer sheen. Designed to give your skin a youthful glow all year round, transforming the skin's complexion whilst providing an intense hydration it’s a go-to for a rejuvenating skin care sheen. With numerous ways you can apply whether it’s applied mixed with face cream or over make up it’s an ideal product for any skincare routine. 

Essential SPFs

As we approach the summer months it’s as important now as ever to apply an SPF, with higher sun exposure and UV protection crucial in keeping your skin healthy. At Skinstation we offer an array of Obagi products like this revolutionary sunscreen Obagi Tinted Sun Shield SPF 50 Cool - 85G . An everyday favourite when it comes to effectively shielding the skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays whilst providing a tinted complexion that matches to your natural skin tones. Alongside that this SPF is factor 50 for protection, not only protecting your skin against harmful UV rays but also, unlike any other SPF, protects against infrared rays also. With its formula specifically being hypoallergenic, dermatologist-tested and fragrance-free , it also is specifically designed to match your natural undertone and enhance your natural complexion. Making it a stand out must-have and an everyday essential! 

Reduce Redness

Sun kissed or sun blushed, we all know that a long day in the sun and the warmer temperatures can result in our skin being redder than normal as things start to heat up. Fear not, as with Skinceuticals Redness Neutralizer - 50ML working its magic, redness is a thing of the past with this revolutionary redness-neutraliser at hand. With its effective combination of biomimetic peptides and natural plant extracts, the patent-pending NeuroMed Complex is an essential for a hot summer's day! With UV rays and other environmental factors initiating the body’s natural inflammation, this intelligently formulated anti-redness cream gel cools the skin and eliminates redness. Whilst the shea butter and zinc gluconate further soothe and comfort aggravated skin, it results in an overall smooth and even complexion, a saviour product all round. 

Smooth Complexion

Speaking of soothing the skin, this Skinceuticals Phyto Corrective Gel -30ML is another revolutionary product when it comes to calming the skin! With its ability to minimise congestion, whilst hydrating, brightening and soothing the skin it’s an ideal summer essential for all skin types. A perfect product to add to your summer skincare list because of  its mixture of hyaluronic acid and calming botanical ingredients,it provides an ultimate moisturising effect, gentle enough to even be used on sensitive skin. This lightweight, non-greasy and non-sticky, green gel-like fluid is ideal for layering on any skincare routine and due to its brightening and hydrating qualities it’s perfect for calming and treating the skin throughout the summer months!  An important product to add to your skincare routine this summer, due the summer season being the most damaging to your skin because of the increase in aspects like environmental stressors and prolonged sun exposure.  

Due to the heightened stressors summer can bring it’s important to treat your skin correctly for the harsh seasons, an ideal for this is also Skinceuticals Age Interrupter - 48ML. Due to the height of sun exposure summer brings, anti-ageing products can be a good way to keep your skin looking and feeling its best as they counteract early signs of ageing. This Skinceuticals soothing anti-age cream, directly targets the roots of skin ageing and  provides symptomatic relief that leaves you and your skin looking more radiant. Not only does this product contain powerful antioxidants, but it also contains an unprecedented level of 30% Pro-Xylane. Which is a game changer in terms of making sure the skin maintains an efficient amount of collagen production, an important component to skin ageing. With its impressive age defying properties, it’s a perfect item to keep that youthful complexion. 

Vitamin C

We can’t mention brighter skin without mentioning Vitamin C, a skincare favourite when it comes to slowing skin ageing, preventing sun damage and improving the appearance of dark spots and wrinkles. Introducing the Obagi Professional-C Products available here at Skinstation. With the range using scientifically-engineered formulas to deliver the benefits of vitamin C deep into your skin, they demonstrate the amazing ability to penetrate deeper than most viral products as well as have a higher antioxidant percentage. Making  this Vitamin C range one of a kind, with products like Obagi Professional C Serum 15% -30ML offering up a higher percentage of vitamin C than most competitors, it results in greater antioxidant benefits and greater results. Protecting against future free-radicals and ageing skin damage, this clever forumlulated serum is an essential in summer for ensuring the skin remains plump and hydrated. Apply 5 to 7 drops to the face, neck and chest in the morning followed by your SPF for that youthful glow all day long!

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