Have You Heard? Watermelon Is This Summer's Hottest Skin-Care Ingredient
Summer is watermelon season. The fruit is fresh, juicy, delicious, and filled with good-for-you ingredients. It's also, as the name suggests, a serious hydrator. So it only makes sense that beauty companies would want to use watermelon and watermelon extract to give a serious boost of hydration to their beauty products. From sleeping masks to lip products and even foundation, we've rounded up the best watermelon-infused products that your skin will drink up. The hot weather calls for hydrating ingredients, and watermelon delivers. Keep reading to shop our picks!
Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Pink Juice Moisturizer
This lightweight Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Pink Juice Moisturizer ($39) is a best-seller for a reason. It's a perfect summer pick because it glides on the skin.
Oribe Signature Shampoo
All Oribe hair products are formulated with "Oribe's Signature Complex" that hydrates, protects, and repairs the hair naturally. The main ingredient? Watermelon extract. There are so many amazing products to choose from, but we're partial to the classic Oribe Signature Shampoo ($42) and Signature Conditioner ($42).
Bliss What a Melon Reviving & De-stressing Overnight Mask
Revive dehydrated skin with this Bliss What a Melon Reviving & De-stressing Overnight Mask ($16).
NARS Natural Radiant Longwear Foundation
NARS is proving that watermelon extract isn't just for skin care. The NARS Natural Radiant Longwear Foundation ($49) is actually infused with NARS' Skin Optimizing Complex, which is a blend of raspberry, apple, and watermelon extracts meant to support skin elasticity. It's a lightweight, full-coverage, 16-hour wear foundation that comes in 33 shades.
Drunk Elephant B-Hydra™ Intensive Hydration Gel
For an extra boost of hydration, reach for the Drunk Elephant B-Hydra™ Intensive Hydration Gel ($52). The watermelon rind complex makes skin hydrated and supple while also reducing fine lines.
Lancer The Method: Body Nourish Cream
We spend so much time focusing on our face, but we shouldn't neglect the rest of our body. This Lancer The Method: Body Nourish Cream ($65) is some of the most luxurious body cream we've ever seen. The watermelon extract locks in moisture and leaves your skin smooth and exfoliated.
Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Clinical Concentrate Hydration Booster
If your skin could use an extra boost of hydration, try this Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Clinical Concentrate Hydration Booster ($68). You can use it on it's own, or apply a few drops to your serum or moisturizer. Plus, it's amazing for sensitive or acne-prone skin.
Sunday Riley Auto Correct Brightening and Depuffing Eye Contour Cream
This Sunday Riley Auto Correct Brightening and Depuffing Eye Contour Cream ($65) is one of the only eye creams we've ever used that's potent without overwhelming the skin. It really brightens darkness underneath the eyes, and watermelon rind extract keeps everything hydrated.