THE 24-HOUR COOLDOWN
No signs of stopping!), soaring (and showing tricks will With temperatures beauty of a cooldown. These we’re in serious need day at all points of the keep you chilled
Start your morning the right way with a delicious burst of loveliness. New L’occitane Verveine Fresh Shower Gel, £16, has a lemon and mint fragrance that wakes up your senses and leaves you feeling cool.
Problems sleeping? That’s because it’s the very moment your body temperature cools that you begin to drift off. Try applying Basq Cooling Body Bliss For Swollen Legs, Feet & Achy Back, £20, to your body before bed and you’ll be fast asleep before you know it.
Apply Stila Aqua Glow Perfecting Primer, £20. Not only does it stop your make-up from slipping, it works as a light moisturiser and makes skin feel cold to the touch.
By the time you get home, your feet may well be baking. Footner Coolactive Massager, £24.99, is a clever new product that massages and cools tired soles. It will leave you feeling like you’re walking on air and start to lower your temperature.
Look’s Beauty Editor Lydia has a great way to stay cool on her commute. ‘I pop a bottle of water in the freezer the night before work. Then I hold it onto the pressure points on my wrists to reduce my temperature on the train. I used to panic, which would either cause me to sweat profusely or make me feel faint, but this completely cools and calms me down.’
A mid-afternoon slump on a sunny day will make you feel even more fidgety and lethargic, but we have a sneaky tip stolen from mums-to-be. Cool It Mama Face & Body Spritz, from £8.99, is specifically made to combat feelings of tiredness, anxiety, nausea and hot flushes. Simply spritz on to reduce your temperature and lift your mood.