Why is it that when the wedding/party/night out that you’ve had planned for the last two years, your skin conveniently decides to freak out!? Whether it be breakouts, dry skin, sensitivity, or irritation, it can be tempting to scour your bathroom shelves and apply every breakout-busting, moisture-giving, skin-soothing product in sight. But stop the panic applying – this can actually be making things worse! When your skin is feeling stressed out, it’s best to take it back to basics. Get the essentials nailed and keep it consistent – wait for the results and then thank us.
Face mists are one of the best ways to soothe and calm your skin, adding that extra layer of goodness in between your cleansers, serums, and moisturisers. So, if you’re reaching a full-blown skin SOS, fear not and reach for some of our faves from the list below.
Skincare By BEAUTY BAY Make It Rain Face Mist
We couldn’t get a list of face mists together without mentioning our hero… The Skincare By BEAUTY BAY Make It Rain Face Mist is the ideal does-it-all product that can soothe, calm, hydrate, and restore your skin. Formulated with a mineral and super berry blend, this refreshing facial mist helps to hydrate, energise, and refresh your complexion. Suitable for all skin types, this mist is perfect for using in your skincare routine, to prep your skin before applying makeup, or as a refreshing top-up during the day.
Mario Badescu Facial Spray With Aloe Chamomile & Lavender
The OG of face sprays, we’ll never stop loving the Mario Badescu blends. If your skin is feeling off kilter or stressed out, then the Aloe, Chamomile & Lavender blend is the one for you. Infused with hydrating aloe vera, calming chamomile, and soothing lavender, this face spray is like a literal chill-out for your skin when things are getting a bit too much. The soft, light fragrance leaves you instantly feeling more at ease, whilst the lightweight, refreshing formula is perfect for using at any and every time of day.
Milani Green Goddess Hydrating Mist
When talking about stressed out skin, CBD is naturally going to come up in conversation. Known for helping to calm, de-stress, and soothe the skin, cannabis sativa seed oil is the hero ingredient in the Milani Green Goddess Hydrating Mist. Mixed with aloe vera, chamomile, and cucumber, the cannabis sativa seed oil mist helps to hydrate and restore the skin’s natural barrier, which in turn will result in a more harmonious complexion.
Revolution Skincare Rosehip Seed Oil Essence Spray
For skin that’s in a bit of a rut, the Revolution Skincare Rosehip Seed Oil Essence Spray is the one for you. Formulated with rosehip and citrus oil extracts, this regenerating formula helps to soothe, hydrate, and condition the skin, creating an effective barrier against bacteria, free radicals, and irritation.
Dr. Jart+ Cicapair Tiger Grass Calming Mist
Like CBD, cica is another key ingredient when it comes to de-stressing the skin. Found inside the Dr. Jart+ Cicapair Tiger Grass Calming Mist, this not-so-secret ingredient makes this mist top of our list when our skin is not quite feeling its best. Delivering lasting relief against irritation, flare ups, and sensitivity, the hard-working herbs, minerals, hydrating humectants, and probiotic ferment in this mist make it a must-have for your haul.
Dermalogica UltraCalming Mist
Lock in calming ingredients with the Dermalogica UltraCalming Mist. As the name suggests, this mist is perfect for when your skin is feeling irritated, plagued with breakouts, or sensitive. The lightweight formula has been enriched with oat and botanicals to strengthen the skin and aloe vera to calm, making it the go-to for supporting a healthy skin barrier that keeps stress at bay.
florence by mills Zero Chill Face Mist
Make sure you have all the chill with the florence by mills Zero Chill Face Mist. From the iconic brand created by Millie Bobby Brown, this ultra-soothing face mist is an essential for at-home and on-the-go. Formulated with thyme, a natural antioxidant, bladderwrack seaweed to drench skin with moisture, as well as rose and lavender to balance and hydrate, this mist is really worth the hype.
Glow Hub Calm & Soothe Serum Mist
Last up on the list is the Glow Hub Calm & Soothe Serum Mist – this sounds exactly like what we need. Featuring our go-to chill-out, hemp seed oil, this serum-mist hybrid is what your skin needs when it’s not feeling up to scratch. Hemp seed oil helps to soothe, whilst jojoba extract calms and hyaluronic acid hydrates. We’re sold.