What’s more summery than strolling through the sun-soaked aisles of a weekend farmer’s market? Stands erupt with mouthwatering flavors, a kaleidoscope of colors, and scents that enrapture your senses. Your basket overflows with avocados, berries, and watermelons—but we’re raving over the secret benefits of your fruit and vegetable haul: skincare!
Fruits and vegetables are key ingredients to summer skincare staples. Packed with healthy fats, vitamins, and antioxidants, you can use fruit and veggie-inspired soaps, moisturizers, and serums to soften skin, banish impurities, and nab a gorgeous beach-day glow. See how these makers crack open your favorite summertime snacks to level-up your skincare routine!
Get Gorgeous Summer Skin: Beauty Products Made With Fruits and Vegetables
The Earthly Alternative (MO)
Creamy Avocado Soap
Maker: Morgan Sherrod
From guacamole to brunch-crowd favorites like artisanal toasts, avocados are a signature summer refreshment! Packed with healthy fats and Vitamins C and E, avocado fanatics are ga-ga for its skin-pampering powers. This Creamy Avocado Soap evens out skin tone, while smothering skin in buttery, irresistible softness!
C & Co. Handcrafted Skincare (NC)
Sweet Orange & Rosemary Cleansing Milk
Maker: Christi Apodaca
Rich in Vitamin C, the lip-smacking tartness of sun-ripened oranges is a must-have addition to your summer skincare line-up. Work a few pumps of this cleansing milk into wet hands and glide over your face, neck, and décolletage. Your skin will feel ultra-supple and splashed with hydration, while the citrusy scent wakes up your senses.
Pomp Hydration Expeditor Essence
Mouthwatering strawberries pack a secret glow-boosting punch: Vitamin C. Slather this sweet fruit-infused toning essence on weary skin for a summertime splash of hydration, plumping, and just-back-from-the-beach radiance.
Caley Cosmetics (TX)
Maker: Cindy Holland-Rodriguez
Chow down a slice or punch up a garden-party margarita: watermelon is a summer staple. But it can also serve up a refreshing drink for your skin! This beachy beauty blends Watermelon Seed Oil, Pineapple, and Mango Fruit Extract to shower your skin with a revitalizing, buttery-smooth taste of the tropics.
TOOLS OF NATURE (FL)
Neroli Magic Moisturizer
Maker: Cecilia Safirstein
Summer’s secret skincare weapon: desert-dwelling prickly pear! The colorful fruit crowns cactuses from coast-to-coast, drenched with skin-softening fatty acids and Vitamins E and K. A fingerful of this Neroli Magic Moisturizer locks in moisture and treats your face to a luminous, show-stopping glow.
Agape Key (NJ)
Kiwi Whipped Body Butter
Maker: Key Bentley
Shower your skin in a sun-splashed glow with this Kiwi Whipped Body Butter. Take advantage of kiwi’s superfood reputation: massage this heavenly soft cream into trouble spots for a tropical pick-me-up. Antioxidant properties clear out impurities, releasing your skin’s natural brilliance.
Tarli Holistic Cosmetics (IL)
Maker: Maya Aleksic
Summertime berries burst with flavor, but did you know they can also glow and strengthen your skin? Seed oils juiced from ruby-red raspberries and jam-colored blackberries deeply moisturize skin and smoothen complexion to give your face a WOW-worthy wake-up call.
Skin and Mind Divine (CA)
Honey Blueberry Lavender Whipped Soap
Maker: Audrey Coston
Enrobe your skin in a buttery blend of fresh-off-the-vine blueberries! The tasty summertime snack explodes with more than sweet flavor: Vitamins C and E unleash a hydrating splash that plumps and renews skin.
Terra and Self (CA)
Watermelon Lemonade Lip Scrub
Maker: Kenne Johnson
It’s time for kissably sweet summertime lips! Watermelon, summertime’s iconic ambrosia, scrubs away dry patches, while soaking your smackers with juicy hydration. Lemon and strawberries kick it up a notch for a tangy yet sugar-sweet aftertaste.
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