summer

These Soothing AF Aloe Vera Gels Are Summer's Most Essential Buy

On any list of the most restorative and beneficial ingredients for your skin, aloe vera would be at the top. Because, whether your skin is dry, red from sunburns, or prone to acne (and thus acne scars), the best aloe vera gels give your complexion a …
By Amy Biggart

These Sunburn Products Are Perfect For When You've Had A Little Too Much Fun In The Sun

We've all been there. Well, at least I have. You've been sun-starved for months, and so you're desperate for some vitamin D, to feel some warmth on your skin and to build up some all important tan. You head to the beach, to the park, to a barbecue, a…
By Charlotte Pasha

How To Get Rid Of Prickly Heat & Live Your Best Life On Holiday

You know the drill. You spend one glorious day in the sun and half your body flares up with those itchy red spots. Yep, you've gone and got prickly heat yet again. Officially known in the medical community as miliaria rubra, heat rash is incredibly c…
By Lauren Sharkey

Here Are 13 Non-Toxic Sunscreens Under £20 So You Can Glow Responsibly

Both medical experts and beauty brands have been promoting the importance of protecting your skin against the sun for some time. As much as you’d like to ignore it, the sun isn’t going away anytime soon — even in the UK — meaning you need to start in…
By Lauren Sharkey

Make-Up Hacks For Hay Fever Sufferers Because Yes, Full Glam Is An Option

Picture this: You're heading to the toilet multiple times to splash water on your burning face. You're rubbing your itchy eyes so much that you look like a panda in broad daylight. You're constantly blowing your nose (or sneezing) in the middle of a …
By Lauren Sharkey

14 Summer Must Haves All '90s Kids Will Love

The '90s were, obviously, a magical time. If you were in elementary or middle school during the hallowed decade, you probably remember hours spent riding bikes, sans cell phones to distract you, going down to rent a VHS (not a DVD!), or spending hour…
By Brandi Neal

13 Unputdownable Beach Reads You Probably Missed This Summer

As the weather starts to cool down and the days begin to shorten, the end-of-summer countdown is officially on. Before the days of sunshine and outdoor reading are behind you, make sure to check out these beach reads you may have missed this year. Au…
By Sadie Trombetta

11 Ways To Make a Solo Road Trip Less Stressful, According To Someone Who’s Done It

Road trips have been a pretty big part of my life for as long as I can remember. When I was a kid, my parents and grandparents took me and my siblings camping all over the United States. When I was a teenager, I road-tripped with friends to music fes…
By Elizabeth Enochs

7 Poems To Get You Through The Last Days Of Summer

Though some news sources claim the heat wave is behind us, it's summer — AKA, you can never be sure. Frankly, August is all about those sneaky switch-ups that leave you reeling: beach day one minute, school day the next. Of course it's bound to be ho…
By JoAnna Novak

Book-Lovers, This Is The Only End-Of-Summer Bucket List You Need

Believe it or not, August is already here, and you know what that means: summer is almost over, and you days of binge beach reading, literary road trips, and Shakespeare under the stars are numbered. To make sure you get the most out of the season, y…
By Sadie Trombetta

The One Pair Of Sneakers You Need This Summer

Every once in a while, an amazing sneaker is introduced, it spreads like wildfire, and it monopolizes the shoe game. Enter: the Nike Cortez — so ubiquitous among fashion bloggers and street style obsessors that yes, it's getting dubbed the new Stan S…
By Eliza Florendo

What Kind Of Party You Should Throw This Summer

When the sun comes out and things start to heat up, there's no time like the present to gather a group of friends and celebrate. With so many possible party options and venues, those looking for a little direction should consider turning to the stars…
By Lily Feinn

Kylie x Quay Comes With A Fashion-y Freebie

The Kylie Jenner x Quay sunglasses collection will soon be upon us. The capsule, which features four silhouettes and 11 pairs due to a variety of color choices, arrives online on Tuesday, Jul. 11 at 11 a.m. ET/8 a.m. PT. The Kylie x Quay sunglasses c…
By Amy Sciarretto

17 Bathing Suits For Women With Small Boobs

One can never have too many bathing suits, or at least that's what I've been telling myself since roughly the seventh grade when I ordered a bathing suit in every style from Delia's. However, finding bathing suits for small boobs isn't as easy as it …
By Melanie Richtman

This Is How You Should Heal Bug Bites

Whether they leave you with itchy bumps, painful welts, or just angry spots, bug bites are easily one of the most disliked side-effects of summer. So what's the best way to treat bug bites? Because for some reason, you almost never know you've been b…
By Miki Hayes

Kaley Cuoco's Icy New Hair Color Is Cool For The Summer

The star of The Big Bang Theory has pretty much been known for her light locks for most of her career, but her latest hair color is proof that even the blondest of blondes can go blonder. Revealed on her Instagram, Kaley Cuoco's new platinum hair is …
By Alexa Tucker

These Adorable Pajamas Help Keep You Cool & Dry At Night

Summer has a whole lot of things going for it, but stuffy, hot nights is not one of them. Depending on where you live (and whether or not you have AC) sleeping can be one of the biggest bummers of summer. Luckily, there are special pajamas to help ke…
By Rosie Narasaki

Bite Beauty's Nearly Neons Collection Is Incredible

If you live by the motto the brighter the better, than this new lip line is for you. Bite Beauty's created a Nearly Neon Lipstick Collection just in time for the dog days of summer. I'm talking six stunning shades that are guaranteed to make a statem…
By Kali Borovic

Here's How To Shop Old Navy's Latest Patriotic Flag Tees

There are specific traditions that many people associate the Fourth of July with — fireworks, barbecues, hotdogs, tiny flags, etc. But if you grew up near a mall and your parents were fans of Old Navy, then you probably have one more to add to that l…
By Shea Simmons

H&M's Fourth Of July Sale Is For A Good Cause

While other brands are having major savings, H&M's Fourth of July 2017 sale is a little different. While you'll still get the best deals on tons of items, there's a charitable angle as well, so you can give and get at the same time. Like all good thi…
By Kali Borovic