Are you looking for some fast fixes for stressed out skin? Is your skin screaming for a solution to soothe and comfort it? Skin care issues always seem to arise at the most inopportune time, but not to worry. If you have a trip or party coming up and you want your skin to look its best but it’s far from it now, I’ve got some smart fixes for stressed out skin that’ll have you party ready in no time! No matter how stressful life may get, your skin does not have to show it.
1 Mario Badescu Special Cleansing Lotion O (for Chest and Back Only)
Let’s start off this list of fixes for stressed out skin with a cleansing lotion for your chest and back. Let’s face it (no pun intended), our face isn’t the only area that experiences skin care issues when we’re feeling frazzled. This cleanser is perfect for clearing up chest and back acne. So if you’re dying to rock a bikini, halter top or maxi dress but body acne is getting in the way, this treatment will help give you the clear skin and confidence to pull it off! Available at MarioBadescu.com for $15.
2 Peter Thomas Roth Cucumber Mask
Aside from looking totally cool, this cucumber mask will help calm, cool and hydrate irritated skin. This mask is super gentle and excellent for use after sun exposure, waxing, facials, peels and even helps reduce puffiness in the delicate eye area. It’s also great to use whenever your skin is feeling parched and just needs an extra dose of moisture and nourishing botanical extracts. Available at Sephora for $45.
3 Weleda Skin Food
Our hands, elbows and feet can also feel the heat when the weather isn’t being cooperative or we have skin care issues going on. Feed your skin with this rich, restorative cream that’s full of essential fatty acids, vitamins, rosemary leaf and calendula flower extract that hydrates, protects and has anti-inflammatory properties for healthy, happy skin all over. Available at Target for $13.59.
4 Shiseido Benefiance Pure Retinol Instant Treatment Eye Mask
If you’ve had more than your share of late nights or your eye area is making you look tired, slap on this eye mask to instantly hydrate and refine the eye area. With pure Retinol Micro-Infusion and WrinkleResist Technology, this eye mask gives skin a big boost of moisture while smoothing out wrinkles, restoring a vibrant look and reducing the appearance of dark circles. Available at Sephora for $63.
5 Jurlique Rosewater Balancing Mist
Rose water is known for having healing and rejuvenating effects, which makes it a perfect quick fix for stressed out skin. You can instantly refresh, hydrate, balance and protect your skin anywhere, anytime. This facial mist has the heavenly scent of roses while calming and soothing all skin types. Keep this in your desk and your bathroom so you can give yourself pick-me-up whenever you want! Available at Birchbox for $35.
6 Laneige Water Sleeping Mask
If you’re too tired or stressed for any special skin care treatments before you turn in for the night, consider using a sleeping mask. This mask does all the work while you snooze and delivers intense hydration as well as brightening, purifying and refreshing properties so you wake up with skin that’s revived and renewed. Distressed, parched skin has met its match. Available at Target for $23.
7 Simple Soothing Facial Toner
When skin is stressed, it’s best to keep potential irritants far away from your skin. Simple’s Soothing Facial Toner is alcohol-free and free of artificial perfumes or dyes and harsh chemicals so your skin will be soothed and restored. Chamomile, allantoin, witch hazel and pro-vitamin B5 work together to pamper and relax stressed skin. Available at Target for $4.99.
When your skin is misbehaving and needs some extra loving care, don’t hesitate to pick up one of these skin care solutions. You don’t have to live with temperamental skin when you have all these fabulous options that’ll give your skin the extra help it needs! Do you have a go-to when your skin is acting up?