Skin in the game: The summer grooming guide for guys

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Skin in the game: The summer grooming guide for guys

Warm weather is all about protection from sun exposure and keeping skin and hair balanced

Nokubonga Thusi

While winter was all about boosting the skin’s hydration and soothing sensitivity, summer is all about protection from sun exposure and keeping balanced from head to toe.

Skin

As tricky as it was for your skin to adapt from summer to winter, getting it used to the warmer weather again is bound to take its toll. It’s important that the skin sheds all those dead, dry layers formed in the colder months and is nourished with lighter, hydrating moisturisers. Swap heavy, oil-rich moisturisers for more lightweight or gel-like formulas that will provide the skin with a cooling, refreshing feeling and will not clog the  pores or stimulate heat rashes...

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