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From sun block, to ubtans and acne-control serums, here are the best summer products for Indian skin

From sun block, to ubtans and acne-control serums, here are the best summer products for Indian skin

This extreme summer heatwave has given our skin some very nasty issues – dry skin, black spots, milia, acne, tan – and the list goes on. At Ivorystation, we have handpicked miracle products from young brands specially crafted for Indian skin.

Cinnamon Soul’s Citrus Breeze Body Oil
Cinnamon Soil, an oil-based clean beauty solution for your daily skincare, has a quick-absorbing Citrus Breeze Body Oil with a blend of jojoba, apricot oil, walnut oil and almond oil, perfect for the irritable dry summer skin, and to get softer and radiant skin.
Priced at ₹750 for a 30 ml bottle, it can be bought here.

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Juicy Chemistry’s Bulgarian Rose Water
Ooh that relief my skin feels when splattered with rose water on these scorching heatwave days! Juicy Chemistry, an organic and sustainable skincare brand, has 100% organic hydrosol rose water that actively brightens, soothes and evens out skin tone while maintaining an optimal pH balance. This face toner is clinically proven to improve skin brightness by 132% and promote even skin tone by 18%.

Priced at ₹350 for a 50 ml bottle, this product can be bought here.

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LISÉN’s Acne Range
Acne in summers is a common problem, tricky to deal with without appropriate skincare products. LISÉN, a science-led brand, has introduced a range of products to deal with acne.
1. Perfect Balance: An acne controlling and calming pore-clearing, non-drying foaming cleanser formulated with exfoliating Salicylic Acid and skin-balancing plant extracts

2. Moving Forward: A spot corrector gel for acne, blemishes and troubled spots formulated with Phyto Oligo which hydrates intensely and reduces skin inflammation.

3. Pure Genius: A multi-action peel stick for blackheads, whiteheads and blemishes, formulated with AHA & BHA that mildly, but effectively go deep into the layers of your skin to unclog pores and peel away dead skin cells

4. Soothing Shade: A lightweight, sweat-proof & non-greasy SPF 50+ PA+++ sunscreen formulated with Anti Pore-Dex Complex which provides extensive pore care, ensuring they remain clean and unclogged, making the sunscreen perfect for those with oily or acne-prone skin.

5. Absolute Harmony: An everyday lightweight skin balancing gel creme formulated with Hyaluronic Acid and Cranberry extract.
Priced in the range of ₹1,300 to 2,500, these products are available here.

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Neemli Natural’s concentrates
These concentrates are scientifically formulated and botanically activated skin solutions for different issues.

The Neemli Naturals has nine different, light-weight, non-sticky, daily use concentrates that targets different skin issues, including pigmentation, dryness, acneand helps get spotless, moisturised skin. These are Clarity concentrate, Moisture Boost, Deep Clean, Spotless COncentrate, Retexturizing Concentrate, Spot Correcting, Renewing Concentrate and Luminosity Concentrate
Priced at ₹799 for 30 ml, buy these concentrates here.

Tvachamrit’s turmeric ubtan
The Tumeric Ubtan by Tvachamrit is a typical nani’s nuskha. It will not only give an instant glow to your skin, but will also even out your complexion. It also reduces enlarged pores and help combat pigmentation.
Priced at ₹975 for 75 gm, the ubtan is available to buy here.

Sanfe Beauty detox clay pack
The one thing that deters me from using masks frequently is the hassle of pouring them into a bowl and then cleaning it after use. But Sanfe Beauty, a clean, cruelty-free beauty and haircare brand has launched what seems like a good solution to a lazy girl’s problem, It’s detox, Green Tea and gel-based clay mask comes in a hassle-free roll-up stick form. The alcohol-free mask itself is best suited to prevent acne and excessive oil build-up and controls sebum production.

It also has 10% Niacinamide, zinc, and green tea extract.
Priced at ₹299 for 30 gm, it’s available to buy here.

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The Mom’s Co Natural Vitamin C Serum
The serum stimulates collagen synthesis and helps reveal naturally brighter and even-toned skin. With 10% Vitamin C, 0.5% Ferulic Acid, Korean Ginseng and Liquorice extract, the product helps fight the damage caused by UV rays, pollution and free radicals. All of Mom’s Co.’s products are 100% natural, toxin-free, Australia Allergy certified™ and dermatologically tested.
Priced at ₹595 for 30 ml, the serum is available to buy here.

OTT Skyncare’s Sunny Shield SPF Drops
The SPF drops is a lightweight, high-potency potion that combines the best of hydrating skincare with the powerful SPF. It is one of the highlights of OTT Skyncare, a floral alchemy brand. This hydrating formula is crafted with vitamin-rich sunflowers, hyaluronic acid, purslane extract, Vitamin E and coconut water that boosts your skin’s health while shielding your skin against exposure to UVA and UVB rays. Provides broad-spectrum sun protection and is enriched with antioxidants and anti-ageing benefits.

Add three to four drops to your moisturiser, at least 15 minutes before stepping outdoors.

Priced at ₹1,255 for 30 ml, the product is available here.

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The Pink Foundry’s sunscreen with matte protection
This science-led beauty brand believes in helping your skin heal itself. Its founder Niloni Shah is of the opinion that problems such as hyperpigmentation, fine lines, and acne can be resolved with minimal but focused products. And in the summers, what’s most important is providing your skin with UVA and UVB protection from the sun’s harsh glare, whether you’re indoors or outdoors.

Pink Foundry’s sunscreen is created with active ingredients and oil-free concoction. It helps, especially if you use a day serum like Vitamin C to protect against oxidation. With a single application of this vegan and non-comedogenic sunscreen, unlock expert sun protection with reduced breakouts or blemishes. “Made with natural minerals, Matte Moisturiser Mineral Sunscreen not just protects the skin but also doubles up as a moisturiser. The silky, weightless creamy mousse melts straight into your skin instantly for a non-greasy, matte finish. Its universally tinted formula provides a sheer, natural-looking coverage that works equally well under makeup. Our versatile and gentle sunscreen is suited to all skin types, even over-sensitive skin. Being the last step of the skincare routine, this daily-use sunscreen was created in a manner that gives a final flattering finish to the skin, right before you step out and face the day,” says Niloni.
Priced at ₹1,650 for 50 gm, you can buy the product here.

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