By Laura Medina
How convenient, they start school during the middle of Dog Days of Summer, when everyone is dying to wear heat-seeking Fall wardrobes, dress to impress, while pretty soon, the adults are sweating it out on the last official day of Summer, Labor Day.
Whether you're burning it out in the desert heat or sweating your oil glands into over-drive as your skin cells shed and clog pores into acne, your skin need some power detox.
There's a reason why a classic is a classic. You can either soak up the excess oil or soak out the pollution out of your poor pores with Queen Helene's Mint Julep Clay Masque instantly absorbs excess oil, extracts impurities and helps minimize the appearance of pores. After use, skin is deeply clean with a fresh oil-free feel and healthy looking complexion.
Then, it polish it this off with Mint Julep Scrub deeply cleans and helps unclog pores and draw out impurities, while hydrating Glycerin helps maintain skin moisture balance. After use, skin is clean with a fresher-looking complexion.
This is something you can do relaxing in a nice, cool tub on Labor Day or when the kids are off to school. Budget-friendly me time.
For the more adult life, accompanied by adult acne and stress, high-tech Sunday Riley's Space Race is here for you.
Martian Mattifying Melting Water-Gel Toner instantly transforms from a cooling gel to a mattifying water toner as it clarifies and removes excess oil for cleaner, shine-free skin. Bentonite clay pulls impurities from the skin while actively diminishing the appearance of enlarged pores. It feels so good cooling off your skin, aaahhh.
Saturn Sulfur Acne Treatment Mask contains 10% sulfur to dry and clear up multiple forms of acne, including hormonal breakouts, inflammatory acne, and acne rosacea. 4% Niacinamide reduces the appearance of acne-related surface redness. When you actually apply this mint green paste, it actually applies very sheer onto the skin that most people wouldn't notice it. It's not your thick, cakey acne paste of yore. This is the more grown-up version that shrinks your adult pimples, under sunscreen or makeup. Acne cream for adults.
You can save the ground-breaking U.F.O. Ultra-Clarifying Acne Treatment Face Oil erupting adult pimples, bubbling on top of our adult crow's feet and wrinkles or save it for Winter, when you need moisturization that also tackels adult acne.
With 1.5 percent salicylic acid, this fast-acting, quick-drying, medicated oil clears acne and blackhead-causing buildup and debris from congested pores for smoother, blemish-free skin. Tea tree oil and black cumin seed oil support clear skin, while hexylresorcinol and licorice naturally brighten the appearance of old acne discolorations for a more even-toned complexion.
For real, organic, wholesome, efficient, and effective Soaptopia's Secret Agent complexion for adult acne. You can foam up this Tea Tree, Willow Charcoal, Oatmeal, Rosewood & Green Clay block of soap into a thick, rich, foam mask all-over your face and neck. Leave it alone to dry or mix this foam in with Queen Helene's Mint Julep Clay Mask for a double-threat acne attack in the tub.
If a tight family budget has you reining that your idea of double-duty is where you and the kid can share everything, here are some readily available that can be shared between you and the kind.
Gentle enough for adult skin. Effective enough for tweens and teens.
This clarifying cleansing scrub works wonders on delicate skin as it gently helps to clear away congestion while leaving the skin clean and smooth. This fragrance-free formula cleanses and balances the skin with a specialized blend of rice powder, corn meal, licorice extract, salicylic acid and lactic acid. Skin is left looking and feeling clean, clear, and radiant without the use of harsh ingredients.
If you have more fun with foaming, then Biore Baking Soda Acne Cleansing Foam is your thing.
Deep clean with unique foam to help clear and prevent acne without over-drying. It's surprisingly strong yet gentle.
- Got combination skin? This gentle daily acne cleansing foam with Natural Baking Soda immediately deep cleans and targets acne to help keep it under control.
- Rich foam does not over-cleanse, strip, damage or deplete.
- Helps clear acne in just 2 days
- Salicylic Acid Acne Treatment
- Penetrates pores to immediately deep clean pores and help prevent the development of new acne
- Oil free
- pH balanced formula
- Dermatologist tested
This formula, with natural baking soda and salicylic acid immediately deep cleans and targets acne to help keep it under control and prevent future breakouts. It’s gentle on skin, tough on acne.
Sure makeup artists say you should be blessed that you're born with way too many oil glands but they trap left-over skin cells and pollutants which feeding off your oil then oxidizing into irritating blackheads that people ostracize you, out of ignorance.
Biore Witch Hazel Cleansing Pore Strips are here to help. Working like a super-magnet, they lift out even the most stubborn blackheads and deep down dirt & oil that can lead to complexion problems. YIKES! Formulated with Witch Hazel, known to tighten pores & for its astringent properties, these strips deep clean, remove blackheads, refine pores, and help prevent future breakouts.
Bioré® Witch Hazel Ultra Deep Cleansing Pore Strips use a blend of C-bond technology to safely remove dirt, oil, and blackheads. These strips work like a super magnet, locking onto and lifting out deep-down dirt, oil, and EVEN blackheads from your most clogged pores. Bioré® Deep Cleansing Pore Strips are the trusted, dermatologist-tested way to purify pores.
They remove, deep down, what scrubs and masks fail to suck out.
You further sanitize your pores with Biore Witch Hazel Toner.
This light-weight Toner with witch hazel helps restore skin’s balance as it deep cleans and removes residue a cleanser might have missed. Witch Hazel is known to tighten pores, while salicylic acid controls oil and treats blemishes.
Long known for its astringent and pore cleansing properties, Witch Hazel is a multi-purpose remedy. The natural ingredient is known to tighten pores, purify, refresh and help heal skin. When Bioré® Pore Clarifying Toner is combined with this botanical astringent.
If you something less harsh but you still to cool down, go with Thayers Aloe Vera Witch Hazel Toners.
This gentle toner is derived from a time-honored formula, developed by Thayers to cleanse, tone, moisturize, and balance the pH level of skin. In addition to containing certified organic Aloe Vera, this unique, proprietary blend also contains certified organic, non-distilled Witch Hazel that’s grown exclusively for Thayers on a family farm in Fairfield County, Connecticut. By avoiding distillation of their Witch Hazel, they're able to preserve the naturally-occurring, beneficial tannins, which are known to offer antioxidant and antibacterial benefits, and bring about a natural glow. Thayers elixirs have been a fixture in medicine cabinets for generations.
Remember, Summer time is bug season and Thayer's Medicated with Camphor treats those itchy bites while cooling off.
THAYERS® Medicated Skin Irritation Relief with Witch Hazel, Aloe Vera, Camphor, and Eucalyptus is a natural first aid kit in a bottle, calming itches, rashes, burns, insect bites, razor burn, and other irritationst. This soothing solution contains Thayers certified organic Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel), grown exclusively for Thayers on a family farm in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Their unique blend includes filet of Aloe Vera to hydrate skin, and Witch Hazel to tighten pores and smooth skin without drying. Thayers proprietary Witch Hazel extract is NOT distilled, thereby maintaining all the beneficial, natural tannins.