Life-Changing Summer Beauty Hacks

posted: 07/23/18
by: Kristine Boyd


Summer is here which means you are spending lots of well-deserved fun in the sun! The only problem that come with the summer heat, is that it can take a toll on your hair skin an nails. Sun, heat, and water can make your hair hard to manage and leave your skin dry. If you want to embrace that summer glow, we have life-changing summer beauty hacks you won't want to miss!

  1. Aloe Ice Cubes

From time-to-time we will get distracted on the beach and forget to put on that second layer of sunscreen. Sunburn can be painful and uncomfortable, especially in the summer heat. Aloe ice-cubes are a quick and easy way to solve these issues! Simply place aloe in ice-cube trays and freeze it for those times when you got a little too much sun. The cooling effect of the frozen aloe will soothe your skin and make you feel brand new!

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  1. Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Treatment

Sun, chlorine, and water can take a toll on colored hair. It can cause your color to fade and even transition into other unwanted shades. A great way to keep your hair vibrant is with an apple cider vinegar rinse. This balanced the PH in your hair and allows your desired color to shine through!

  1. Deodorant Blister Hack

Summer sandals are not the most forgiving shoes. They can cause cuts, blisters, and other uncomfortable irritations that make walking around town, a literal pain. However, by swiping a small amount of deodorant on the parts of your feet that commonly get blisters, you will create an effective barrier between your shoes to prevent blisters!

  1. DIY Bronzing Lotion

No need to spend extra money to buy bronzing lotion or tanning oil! If you want that glowing, summer look simply use 1 pump of lotion, 1 pump of foundation, and 1 pump of liquid highlighter. You can even add in your loose powdered bronzer to the mix to create an even more bronzy look!


  1. Coconut Oil Hair Trick

This trick is the best way to combat tangles and unmanageable hair at the pool or beach. Click here to read about this amazing summer hair hack!

  1. Homemade Tinted Moisturizer

When you head to the pool or beach, it can be nice to have a subtle coverage on your skin! But there is no need to go buy a tinted moisturizer since you can make your very own right at home. Simple add a pump of foundation to your facial sunscreen. Then just mix it, apply, and enjoy all your outdoor activities!

  1. Lipstick Blush

Rosy cheeks make you look young, healthy, and fresh! However powdered blushes and heat are not the best combination. Make your own cream blush using a little bit of your favorite pink lipstick. Not only will this stay on way longer than power, but it will also give you a dewy glow!


These easy tips will help you with all of your summer beauty mishaps! Just a few simple hacks will make your hair, skin, and nails thank you. Check out more ways to boost your beauty routine this summer!