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Feelgood summer beauty products 2022

Published:
3:00 PM August 6, 2022



From top to toe, inside and out: we all want to feel and look our best during the summer. Whether you’re staycationing in beautiful Norfolk or vacationing in the Med, investing in yourself and your wellbeing has never been more important.

We asked our beauty writer, Pippa Lain-Smith, to share some of her summer 2022 feelgood beauty favourites.

This week she looks at products to keep your body and hair looking fresh.


Our beauty writer Pippa Lain-Smith


Our beauty writer Pippa Lain-Smith

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When the sun is out, most of us will be showing a little more skin.

Whatever the weather or time of year, SPF is my absolute essential beauty product to prevent sun damage and premature aging.

For the face, my go-to SPF this summer is Tropic Sun Day.


Tropic Sun Day Facial UV Defence, £24


Tropic Sun Day Facial UV Defence, £24

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Water resistant, certified reef-safe and with SPF 50, this broad-spectrum product is lightweight and easily absorbed, it’s perfect for every day.

Containing banana flower, hibiscus extracts and hyaluronic acid, it hydrates and protect and smells lovely.

tropicskincare.com, £24

SOS SPF 50 is a great product for sensitive skin.


SOS SPF 50 sun cream, from £5


SOS SPF 50 sun cream, from £5

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A 5* broad spectrum SPF, it provides superb protection without leaving a white cast. It’s suitable for face and body, is vegan friendly and doesn’t contain any nasties such as parabens. I love this because, unlike some SPFs, it doesn’t leave your skin feeling clogged up.

sosserum.co.uk, from £5

Aloe Soothing Sun Cream from Korean brand COSRX is another favourite of mine.


COSRX Aloe Soothing Sun Cream, £18 


COSRX Aloe Soothing Sun Cream, £18

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Formulated with Aloe Arborescens Leaf Extract with SPF 50, it protects the skin from UV and environmental aggressors whilst deeply hydrating. Again, it’s great for

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