Dear Reader, Like poet Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “Live in the sunshine, swim in the sea, drink the wild air”, we urge you to give in to the addiction that is travel and go somewhere new this summer. But before we say ‘Bon Voyage’, this Summer + Travel special issue will leave you with fabulous tips and tricks that will be more than handy on those awaited journeys. Take a crash course in hats and save your beloved hair from the raging heat with the article Hats Off! Dealing with greasy second-day hair and got no time to wash it? Ditch that dry shampoo and create chic hairstyles with inspiration from Work That Grease. Stay cool with your hair swept away from the face with stylish summer hairstyles, in our cover story Sun-kissed Strands. In our travel-special articles, get a peek into traditional hair accessories from around the globe and also, tips on weather-specific hair products for all those trips in Accessories around the World and Your Kit for the Seasons, respectively. You’re not going to want to miss these! Our beauty cover story takes a look at make-up trends and classic looks flaunted by women of different nationalities, be it the kohl-lined eyes of the Middle Eastern beauty or the understated style of the Frenchwoman, in Beauty Portraits. In beauty, we also got together with Nail Spa Experience to create gorgeous summer-inspired nail art styles you’re going to love! For those who enjoy travelling light, get ideas on how your make-up products can go a long way in playing dual and even triple roles, in Multipurpose Marvels. And if you’re hitting the coast this season, get beach ready with our compilation and must-see expert advice in Under the Sun.
Time to go get your dose of Vitamin Sea! Happy travels!