Summer is great. The sun, the fresh air, and the temperatures all make people soar. They also take a toll on your skin, your hair, and your overall levels of comfort. There are many traditional and not-so-traditional ways to cool down on those wonderful summer days and nights. Protect or revive before, during, and after summertime fun with the following 10 Best Products To Beat The Heat:
1. Badger SPF 30 Sunscreen Face & Body
Sunburns hurt and the easiest way to prevent them is by pampering your skin with a blend of all natural essential oils and fragrances.. Badger SPF 30 Sunscreen Face & Body is an excellent choice to do just that. Containing a perfect mix of zinc oxide, extra virgin olive oil, beeswax, jojoba oil, cocoa butter, shea butter, lime oil, lavender oil, sweet orange oil, Sicilian oil, Moroccan blue tansy oil, ylang ylang oil, and even a carbon dioxide extract of seabuckthorn berry, this certified organic product is great for sensitive skin, as well as irritation and grease free. Plus it’s replenishing and restorative...perfect for long days in the sun.
2. Molton Brown Active Cassia Bodywash & Scrub
Wash off the sand and surf with one of the most refined and effective exfoliation products available with the Molton Brown Active Cassia Bodywash & Scrub. This skin care product is strong enough to deep clean pores, stimulate circulation, and remove dead skin cells. Complete with lime, rosemary, and lemon essential oils, this product will not only revive and energize your skin but also improve its overall health.
3. Aveda Sun Care Protective Hair Veil
Protect your scalp and your tresses with Aveda Sun Care Protective Hair Veil. This is one of the most lightweight, water resistant, and UV protective summer must haves. Offering 16 hours of UV protection with an invisible film, this certified organic product prevents color loss, damage, and dryness from exposure. It also neutralizes free radicals and includes shea butter, coconut oil, palm oils, flower seed oil, green tea extract, and delicate scents based in ylang ylang, wild crafted citrus, and neroli.
4. Natural Straw Wide Brim Lifeguard Hat
Protect your tresses and skin with the lightweight protection of the Natural Straw Wide Brim Lifeguard Hat. Featuring an inner elastic band on its crown and adjustable chin cord, this hat is comfortable for nearly every outdoor activity from the beach to the garden, trail to the pool. As an added bonus, this hat is affordable enough for every budget!
5. Burt’s Bees Sun Protecting Lip Balm SPF 8
All natural, refreshing, and made of some of the best stuff on earth, Burt’s Bees Sun Protecting Lip Balm SPF 8 is fantastic. Since 1991, Burt’s has been the bees knees when it comes down to protecting kissers everywhere. Featuring the natural emollients of beeswax and Vitamin E, with the refreshing tingle of peppermint oil, this product will hydrate and soothe while protecting your lips from UV rays.
6. Handy Cooler Hand-Held Evaporative Battery Fan in Black
On a hot summer day, the Handy Cooler Hand-Held Evaporative Battery Fan in Black will cool the air by up to 30 degrees F. With an original patent-pending, hand held, 30 db “whisper soft” cooling fan, this turbine system is rated highly by Technology Review magazine and runs on 4 batteries or an included USB power adapter. Additionally, this fan can transform from a hand held unit to desk fan.
7. Intex Family Size Round Metal Frame Pool Set
Turn your yard into an oasis in just thirty minutes with the Intex Family Size Round Metal Frame Pool Set. This pool is durable and comes complete with a tough liner, high quality metal frame, 530G filter pump, and instructional DVD. And it’s roomy 12’ by 30’ size can accommodate the whole family!
8. Nostalgia Electrics MSB-64 Ounce Margarita and Slush Maker
As a general summer time rule, if life hands you lemons, make margaritas. Or slushies for the kids. Either way, everyone will get cool with the Nostalgia Electrics MSB-64 Ounce Margarita and Slush Maker. Featuring a highly durable polycarbonate blending jar and grind or shave mechanisms, this gadget can whip up a number of thirst quenching beverages. Plus it doubles as a server!
9. Pirate Style Water Gun Set of 6
One of the best ways to evoke giggles and cool down simultaneously is hosting a backyard water gun slinging contest. The Pirate Style Water Gun Set of 6 is the perfect compliment to any barbecue or family adventure as they sail the high seas of life. They also double as a unique party favor for any event!
10. SPT 12000 BTU Window Air Conditioner Energy Star WA-1211S
When the going gets hotter than hot, the tough buy an air conditioner. Chill out with the one of the most energy efficient ways to cool any room with the SPT 12000 BTU Window Air Conditioner Energy Star WA-1211S. This highly rated appliance features a washable filter, 3 speed fan, a 12000 BTU cooling capacity, and provides temperature ranges from 62 to 86 degrees F. Certain to cool down a few rooms in just minutes, this is an absolute must have for those seemingly endless summer nights.