If your skin has just become more and more distressed with the progress of summer, it means that something’s wrong, and many times this “something” is a simple matter of addressing your skincare issues too late after they develop. Pimples, oiliness, dryness and inflammation all come with the territory when it comes to the warm months, but instead of only addressing your skin concerns before bed or after your morning wash, it’s important to take note of and treat them on the go. Here are some handy little items for every purse to ensure you’ve got a toolkit to work with no matter the issue,:
Irritations and cuts are never desirable, but with The Body Shop’s Tea Tree Blemish Gel ($12), they’re at least manageable. The healing, anti-bacterial product can clean up any scrapes and preemptively dry out any emerging pimples and, in some cases, a supporting layer of this gel under your concealer can make the offending scar vanish entirely without even stressing the skin.