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Best beauty products for summer skin


Mosaique Summer Bronzing Compact

Highlight the contours of your face for a bronzed complexion.

£26, Clarins, uk.clarins.com

Elle Summer Limited Edition 2011, eau de toilette

Fruity grapefruit and peony feature in this light scent.

£29.50, Yves Saint Laurent, available nationwide

Lime Basil and Mandarin Dry Body Oil

Apply for an all-over sheen which won't leave you feeling greasy.

£38, Jo Malone, jomalone.co.uk

SPF 30 High Protection for Face

Always put extra protection on your face to prevent sun-damage.

£15, St Tropez, st-tropez.com

Ultra Sun Protection SPF 50

The oil-free texture smoothes skin and controls shine all day long.

£75, Chantecaille, from Space NK, spacenk.co.uk

Mineralize Eye Shadow

Create a dramatic smokey eye with a hint of shimmering gold.

£16, Mac, maccosmetics.co.uk

Bronze Goddess Soleil fragrance

Inspired by the Mediterranean, this is a floral blend with citrus notes.

£38, Estée Lauder, esteelauder.co.uk

Violet Dive nail lacquer

Part of a limited-edition range, this vivid hue will ensure you stand out from the crowd.

£14, Estée Lauder, as before


Cold Sweat Deodorant

A strong, nicely scented deodorant and a real must-have during hot weather.

£14, Nickel, 0845 7697072

Rejuvenating Moisturiser

Suitable for all skin types, this helps to regenerate as well as aiming to protect skin from ageing.

£21.95, Neal's Yard, 0845 2623145

Clarifying Skin Scrub

Exfoliating before tanning will help you to achieve a longer-lasting colour; and lavender guards against blemishes.

£21, Espa Man, espaonline.com

Pre Shave Oil

Ensure a close shave by prepping skin with this moisturising oil.

£19, Gentleman's Tonic, 020-7297 4344

Le Male Stimulating Summer Fragrance Aftershave

The scent of lavender and mint exudes a fresh, masculine appeal.

£37.50, Jean Paul Gaultier, debenhams.com

Sisleÿum for men, global revitaliser

The first product for men from Sisley is this all-round cream.

£150, Sisley, 020-7591 6380

Amber Pour Homme Intense

A reinterpretation of the heady original with notes of Indonesian patchouli and vanilla.

£60.50, Prada, 020-7494 6220

Eye Fuel

Try and prevent dark wrinkly eyes with a 'fuel' for lightening this delicate skin area.

£180, Kyoku, harrods.com