7 Summer Skincare Favorites + Self Tanner!

Holy smokes, it’s been a busy week over here! I’ve had lots of random things happening behind the scenes, and we’ve also been busy doing house stuff/bank stuff/loan stuff. I forgot how much time goes into simply getting everything lined up to purchase a new home. You have to submit tons of paperwork and fill out lots of forms, which is just as fun as it sounds. But we’re making progress! Also this week I’ve had a crazy surge of allergies. I don’t know what it is exactly, but I’ve been coughing like crazy, sneezing more times than I can count, and barely sleeping thanks to the combination of those things. Super fun, especially for someone that has never experienced allergies. Apparently they can come on at any age?! I have no idea. Anyway, enough rambling about all that malarky, let’s chat about a few of my favorite summer skincare products! I’ve rounded up seven things I’ve been loving lately, including my favorite self-tanner.

7 Summer Skincare Favorites + Self Tanner!

7 Summer Skincare Favorites

Tarte BB Tinted Moisturizer with SPF 30: I got this tinted moisturizer a few weeks ago and I’ve really been enjoying it for a quick makeup look day-to-day. It’s super light weight, but it actually gives a great amount of coverage, plus it has SPF 30. It’s kinda like a primer, moisture, and foundation in one! I wear shade medium. Highly recommend it!

Tarte Collagen Super Serum: This serum is amazing!! I’ve been using it for a while now and it’s added so much moisture to my skin, which is perfect this time of year when my face is so dry. I’ve noticed it makes my skin brighter, softer, and just more supple. I got the trial size, but I definitely plan on ordering the full size soon.

Brazilliance Plus Self Tanner: I always love trying out new self-tanners, but this one from Tarte is one I’ve come back to over and over again. I just love this one! It adds just the right amount of color without being orange or too dark, plus it doesn’t have that nasty self-tanner smell. t’s super easy and quick to apply, plus it usually lasts about five to seven days. This one comes with a great tanning mitt too!

Brazilliance Face Tanning Towelettes: I have been using these towelette for a years now and I LOVE them. They’re perfect for adding a nice bronzy glow to your face without being too orange. Unfortunately it looks like Tarte only has them available in this tanning kit right now.

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Tula Protect + Glow Sunscreen: I’ve never been much of a sunscreen kinda girl. I know that’s terrible, but I just hate the way it feels on my skin–especially my face. But when Tula launched their new sunscreen a few months ago I was so excited to try it out. And this stuff is amazing! It goes on super lightweight, doesn’t have the yucky sunscreen smell, doesn’t feel cakey on my skin, and it actually gives the skin a really pretty glow. This one is great if you’re looking for a great daily sunscreen this summer that doesn’t irritate the skin!

Tula Rose Glow + Get It: I know I’ve shared this brightening eye balm a few times now, but it’s seriously one of my favorite skincare products, And it’s perfect for summer because it gives the skin a super pretty glow, plus it has caffeine it in which helps to de-puff the skin. I use it for the undereye area and even on my cheekbones!

Tula So Polished Sugar Scrub: I recently rediscovered my love of this sugar scrub and I’m honestly obsessed with it now! When I first got it over a year ago I only used it once or twice a week, if I remembered. But now I’m using it every other day and it’s SO good. It makes a huge difference in the appliance of my skin and the texture of my skin. Perfect for summer when you’re wearing less makeup!

7 Summer Skincare Favorites + Self Tanner!

Well I’m off to take more allergy medicine! Thanks for stopping by the blog today. I hope you have a great weekend and I’ll see you back here sooooooooon. xoxo

Welcome!! I’m Sarah-- mama to three kiddos + wife to my high school sweetheart. I'm usually over-caffeinated, browsing Amazon + running on lots of grace. Grab a snack + get comfy!

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  1. 6.12.20
    Linda Richards said:

    Where do you purchase the tanning products?

  2. 6.12.20
    Joan said:

    I love your ideas for self-tanning and wanted to place an order but promo code SARAHJOY does not work? 🙁

    • 6.12.20
      Sarah said:

      I’m sorry Joan, I don’t have a code for the tanner right now. That code is for Tula!!

  3. 6.12.20
    Bernie said:

    I would really like to try this product! But when you call customer service to ask about the product they don’t answer.