There’s nothing quite like a refreshing spritz of a cooling face mist, especially on a hot summer’s day. But the best face mists aren’t just for cooling down your skin, they can also help calm inflammation, rehydrate and lock-in moisture, plus some are packed to the brim with the same nourishing properties as a moisturiser but in a lighter, easy to apply formula. From setting your make-up to giving your skin a sun-kissed tan, we’ve rounded up our favourite face mists so that you can spritz your way to a calm and dewy complexion…
MAKETHEMAKE Green Apple Antioxidant Mist – shop
This ultra-fine mist provides the skin with long-lasting hydration and protection against environmental stressors. Moisturising powerhouse Hyaluronic Acid and soothing Bisabolol immediately get to work on plumping and revitalising the skin while Centella Asiatica and Green Apple Extract provide essential antioxidant benefits. To top it all off, this versatile product can also set and refresh your make-up throughout the day to keep cakeyness and dry patches at bay.
Dermalogica AGE Smart Antioxidant Hydramist – shop
Mature skin needs a bit of extra protection and refreshment throughout the day and this mist provides exactly that. It blankets the skin in an antioxidant shield to defend it against free radicals and helps to prevent signs of ageing caused by daily stressors. Pea Extract firms lacklustre skin while extracts of Rose and Clove soothe inflammation and refresh the skin to give it a quick pick me up. This easy to use product can be used as a toner or as a make-up refreshing mist and is the perfect addition to any routine.
Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hydrating Toner Mist – shop
If you’re prone to dryness throughout the day, then this is the mist for you. This lightweight but effective product is packed with hydration heroes Glycerin, Sodium PCA and Hyaluronic Acid which flood the skin with a liquid cloud of moisture while Pentavitin holds onto long-lasting hydration for up to 72 hours. Skin perfecting Witch Hazel minimises enlarged pores and clarifies the surface while Amino Acids smooth and comfort the skin to leave it feeling supple, plump and hydrated.
Dr. Barbara Sturm Hydrating Face Mist – shop
Are you looking for glowing skin on the go? This invigorating, weightless mist envelopes the skin in comforting hydration and leaves the complexion looking naturally glowing and radiant all day long. Hyaluronic Acid, Purslane, Prickly Pear Extract and other antioxidant-rich ingredients refresh and soothe the skin while defending against environmental damage and free radicals to improve its overall health and resilience.
James Read H2O Tan Mist Face – shop
We can’t resist a face mist from the king of self tan himself, especially when it offers so much for the skin. This refreshing product contains pure Aloe Vera and Rose Water which instantly cool, hydrate and soothe the skin, while a small amount of gradual tanner works to give the face a sunkissed glow overtime. Beautifying mineral pigments enhance and perfect all skin tones and types to leave the complexion looking radiant, healthy and naturally bronzed.
COOLA Full Spectrum 360° Refreshing Water Mist SPF18 – shop
Protect and refresh in one easy step with this new innovation from COOLA. Perfect for a hot day, this lightweight formula is alcohol-free and reef-safe and can be easily misted all over the face to hydrate, soothe and protect the skin all day long. Special plant-derived Full Spectrum 360° technology shields the complexion against the effects of pollution, UV rays and blue light while Jasmine Plant Stem Cells support the skin’s health to maintain balance and hydration throughout the day.