The weather is warm and the ocean is a’sparkle—the summertime vibes are seriously activating our sense of wanderlust! If you have already claimed your spot on Indie Business Retreat 2022 in the Dominican Republic, you'll be in paradise soon enough. (You can still register to join us!) But until then, if you are daydreaming about the sweet kiss of citrus scents and long, leisurely afternoons resplendent with sultry steel drums and fresh ocean tides, you're in luck! You can book your ticket to paradise now with these amazing American Made products. Welcome to summer in a jar!
No need to pack your bags and head to the airport. These 9 Indie beauty products answer the siren call of a sun-soaked beach so you can enjoy all the trimmings of the tropics right from the comfort of your own home!
9 Tropical Beauty Products You Can Buy Now
Cris's Blends (FL)
Maker: Cristina Black
Break out your big hat and floaty floral sundress: this deodorant stops the stink with a sweet aroma of pineapple and coconut—plus a fresh breezy blast of sweet summer air. Cris's Blends whips up an underarm stick perfect for sensitive skin, so you'll stay dry and free of irritation.
Caley's Cosmetics (TX)
Maker: Cindy Holland-Rodriguez
Grab that “just back from vacation” glow with the mega-hydrating Seafood Glow Self-Tanning Mousse from Caley's Cosmetics. The color is ultra controllable so you can easily clinch your preferred bronze with ease. A few pumps, and you'll radiate with fun in the sun vibes.
Candi's Centz (TX)
Maker: Connie Bell
Swooning for sunny summer scents? Candi's Centz serves up candles, car charms, room sprays, and aroma beads that turn your space into a jetliner towards seaside bliss. Jamaican Jazz, Island Blast, and Mango Coconut lead Connie's line of sun-splashed vibes. Lay back and take in these sweet tropical fragrances.
A Glowing Trend (AZ)
Maker: Carolyn Griffin
Do your daydreams carry you away to a sun-soaked beach each and every afternoon? Satiate your tropical floral fantasy with this Island Breeze candle. Water lotus and lily of the valley sparkle against rose water, star jasmine, and sea moss for a lush tide of fragrance in every room.
JAMU & Organic Spa Rituals (MT)
Maker: Kim Collier
Sweet Bali flowers honeymoon with ylang-ylang for a blissful body scrub that conjures sunlit tides and lush, fragrant blossoms. Located near Whitefish, Montana? Book a full “Bali Bliss” pampering session to learn the true meaning of paradise!
Fields of Ambrosia (NH)
Maker: Deb Jasien
Love the sandswept look of your locks after a long lounge by the sea? With Sea Salt Hair Spray by Fields of Ambrosia, you can nab the swoon-worthy textured look right from your bathroom vanity. Aloe Leaf Juice flows over Natural Coconut Extract to give your hair the tousled boost you love.
Pure Body Nantucket (MA)
Maker: Ciara Fritsch
Escape on an exotic tour with a quick burst of Nourishing Body Oil! This sunlit blend of camellia, avocado, almond, olive, squalene, and grapeseed oils earned the moniker “Sunshine in a Bottle” from raving media. Apply right after your morning shower and the workday will feel like a vacay!
Moon & Vine Apothecary (MI)
Maker: Veronica Hassell
Like holding a seashell to your ear, one swipe of this sun-soaked lip roller will whisk you away under a swaying palm tree, accompanied by the soft echo of rolling tides! Mango butter mingles with wild vanilla bean for a tropical love spell that will have you smitten!
Westward Candle Company (CO)
Maker: Shana Allen
Book a first-class ticket to Saint Lucia with the simple strike of a match! With this candle, you'll bask in evocative Caribbean scents like bright bursts of ripe mango and creamy coconut milk flickering against citrusy surges of pineapple and orange.
Questions for discussion and sharing
What products have you punching your ticket to tropical paradise? What scents remind you the most of your favorite sun-splashed vacation? Let us know in the comments!
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