It’s been 5 days but I’m already tired of hearing “summer is upon us!”, even as I wipe the sweat from my brows that is creating a puddle on the floor right now. And our skin feels the same, to be honest. All our skin needs in this scorching heat is the equivalent of a large glass of thirst-quenching cold water. And with the post-Covid world opening up, we’re no longer in the comfort of our homes all day to deliver that. That’s why face sprays are super handy! These spray mists from the best skincare brands in India can deliver hydration and freshness anytime, anywhere.
We take stock of some refreshing face mists from some of the best skin care brands in India that you can get your hands on. Drink… uh, read on…
1. Mario Badescu face mist with aloe, herbs and rose water
You can’t go wrong with aloe and rose water, can you? Say goodbye to tired skin with this mist from the US-based brand, founded by Romanian-born skincare specialist Mario Badescu. This rejuvenating mist infused with herbal and botanical extracts helps soothe and re-energize skin in a snap. It can even be sprayed on your face, neck or hair. It is also available in cucumber and green tea, and chamomile and lavender variants.
2. Forest Essentials Facial Toning Mist – Panchpushp
This divine-smelling alcohol-free tonic mist rehydrates, softens and balances the skin, leaving it dewy and plump. Also available in other scents such as Pure Rosewater and Bela, these mists are made from steam distilled extracts of freshly picked flowers and plants and are perfect hydration boosters for the skin.
3. Kora Organics Mint Mineral Hydration Mist
Enriched with peppermint and palo santo, this certified organic hydrating face mist helps deliver essential hydration, refresh makeup and boost your natural glow with its key ingredients of aloe vera, microalgae, blue daisy and seawater. Co-founded by model Miranda Kerr, this luxury skincare line features cruelty-free, no artificial fragrance, in environmentally friendly, durable and recyclable packaging. What’s not to like?
4. Kiehl’s Cactus Flower & Tibetan Ginseng Hydrating Mist
Infused with Cactus Flower to keep skin hydrated even in dry conditions and Tibetan Ginseng known to help revitalize the appearance of dull skin, this mist helps skin stay hydrated throughout the day. It also detoxifies and protects the skin from environmental aggressions.
5. Pixi Vitamin Wake Up Mist
Tired after that meeting after lunch? Opt for this stimulating treatment toner mist for a quick pick-me-up. The energizing facial mist contains a base of orange blossom water blended with skin-loving citrus, lavender and arginine extracts. It gives a revitalized and awakened effect, and also creates a veil to protect your skin.
6. Khadi Mint & Cucumber Natural Ayurvedic Herbal Facial Deodorant
Suitable for all skin types, this lightweight spray provides an instant skin boost with its naturally extracted mint and cucumber extracts that hydrate, nourish, tone and help lock in moisture, giving skin a beautiful glow. The calming effect of this face mist provides soft and supple skin and also protects the skin.
7. Plum Green Tea Revitalizing Facial Mist
Designed specifically for combination and oily skin, this face mist is packed with antioxidant green tea and soothing aloe juice that provide instant refreshment and revitalization. Its non-comedogenic ingredients of green tea extracts help fight acne and blemishes while organic aloe juices soothe the skin. The mist is vegan, paraben-free, phthalate-free, cruelty-free and comes in a recyclable bottle. It is also available in another variant – Grape Seed & Sea Buckthorn for normal and dry skin.
8. The Body Shop Vitamin E Skin Cooling Gel Mist
As the name suggests, a quick spritz of this vitamin E gel mist instantly refreshes and rejuvenates the skin. With raspberry extract, known to be high in antioxidants, and a lightweight, gel-to-mist texture that absorbs quickly, it leaves skin looking fresh and provides up to 48 hours of hydration.
9. Earth Rhythm Bamboo & Coconut Face Mist
And if you can’t go on vacation yet. The fresh scent of tropical bamboo and coconut in this face mist will transport you to a beach far, far away. This facial mist soothes and calms the skin, working against oxidative stress and water loss that tend to contribute to visible skin quality loss over time. It’s formulated without nasties like parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, and triclosan. This mist is also available in four other scents: Lavender & Vetiver, Damask Rose & Geranium, Green Tea & Cucumber, and Orange & Helichrysum.
10. Kama Ayurveda Pure Neroli Water
This delicious steam distilled face and body mist is made with orange blossom which invigorates and hydrates while the refreshing citrus scent helps uplift your mood and can also help relieve tension. This homegrown brand’s mists are also available in its best-selling pure rosewater scent as well as lavender and vetiver scents.