Lifestyle and pop culture expert Valerie Greenberg has tips to keep you cool and comfortable this summer.
Fight Frizzies Brought On By The Humidity And Heat:
DESSANGE Paris Oleo Miracle Replenishing Oil
A hair care line infused with nutrients from natures most precious oils. Bolstering delicious notes of orange, gardenia petals and sandalwood the reparative collection works to help transform hair suffering from thermal, chemical and environmental damage for visible softer, healthier look. Offering intense nourishment, the formulas are infused with three key natural oils: Argan Oil, Camelia Oil. and Pracaxi Oil, leaving hair smooth, bouncy and manageable despite the sweat we come encounter with. With just a few drops, this leave in treatment nourishes dry, damaged hair without leaving a greasy residue
Price $11.99, Available at Target.com and Target stores nationwide
Kérastase Elixir Ultime Collection
Adorned in a chic, glass bottle, Elixir Ultime The Original is the brand’s miracle oil for hair. Transforming hair into a sublime, silky, visible level of protection with four precious oils: Maize Oils, Argan Oil, Camellia Oil and Pracaxi Oil.
Maize Oil: Delivers emollient and anti-oxidant active ingredients for ultimate shine
Pracaxi Oil: Brings shine, nourishment and deep conditioning to the hair
Camellia Oil: Helps smooth the hair fiber, resulting in incredible shine
Argan Oil: Helps restore strength to the hair and protects it from external aggressors including sweat
Price: $58 each, Available at Kerastase-USA.com and Kérastase Salons
Incorporate Makeup That Won’t Melt:
Garnier 5-in-1 Miracle Perfector BB Cream Oil Free
This oil-free formula with Mineral Perline, Antioxidant Wild Berry and tinted mineral pigments is specifically designed for oily to combo skin to give five skin-perfecting benefits: controls shine, minimizes pores, evens skin tone, hydrates and helps prevent sunburn. Now it’s quick and easy to get a shine-free, more even-toned complexion. Gently apply Garnier SkinActive 5-in-1 Miracle Skin Perfector BB Cream to face and neck prior to sun exposure for instant coverage and correction as well as for protection.
Price: $12.99, Available at mass retailers nationwide or garnierusa.com
FLOWER Endless Wear Eye Color Ultimate Eye Color
Create a variety of beauty looks with five beautiful shades of shadows. Providing sheer and lightweight color with true staying power up to 12 hours, the cushion-y texture goes on silky and shimmering, lasting all day without creasing or fading. Shades: Sheer Buff, Sheer Sands, Sheer Cinnamon, Sheer Charcoal, Sheer Seas
Price: $7.98, Available at Walmart and Walmart.com
Clothes That Keep You Cool:
Running in the heat just got easier with Brooks Running’s Steady Collection, made with DriLayer Steady fabric that is powered by Coolcore, a thermoregulation fabric that promises to keep runners 30% cooler. technology that keeps runners cool and dry. The Brooks Streaker collection from Brooks is made with DriLayer Burst—fabric that is a sweaty-runners best friend! It is odor-resistant meaning you can run errands post-run without a stench!
Apparel is available at BrooksRunning.com Tops range $42-$45
Post Workout Wash
St. Ives is encouraging women everywhere to make today a #ScrubDay where they and their skin can get a refresh (an energy recharge and awakening of the senses
A #ScrubDay is a day when women can “scrub off” the stress with enlivening activities and take-on the week ahead fresh faced, radiant and energized. Reenergizing activities (like using a St. Ives Face Scrub, getting outside connecting with nature or finishing off a jump-rope session with a delicious smoothie), can offer a pick-me-up, recharging her mentally and physically .
$3.99 drugstores nationwide, mass