The Tip: “Let skin breathe. It’s as simple as creating your own exfoliator—a sugar-and-salt scrub with equal portions sugar and salt mixed with your favorite essential oil—and applying a warm washcloth. The mixture ensures that the dead cells of winter are scrubbed away, leaving skin smooth and bright.”
The Treatment: To undo the harsh effects of Vegas weather on skin, ask for Bathhouse’s Tropical Scrub and Massage, which includes a guava-scented exfoliator that naturally brightens skin with vitamin C and other antioxidants.
The Tip: “Keep your summer skincare simple. Focus on brightening, hydrating, and protecting your skin from summer elements.”
The Treatment: The spa’s Intraceuticals Oxygen Radiance Facial is an intensely hydrating treatment that diminishes the appearance of red and brown spots and increases collagen production, leaving skin looking fresh and luminous.
The Tip: “Saturate your hair thoroughly with tap water before you get into a chlorinated pool. Hair is porous, so it’ll absorb whatever touches it first. Pre-soaked hair will repel the chlorine and save you from its damaging effects.”
The Treatment: Can’t make it to the coast this summer? Stop by Platinum Entourage for White’s take on effortless waves, the Sex on the Beach blowout, and be sure to pick up some of his favorite summer styling product, R+Co’s Rockaway Salt Spray.
The Tip: “Exfoliate before applying an at-home tanner,” Kanaus says, adding that using a mixture of coconut oil and sugar on skin prior to a self-tanner application is an easy way to ensure a streak-free glow.
The Treatment: Spa Bellagio’s Body Bronzing treatment includes a pre-exfoliation session and an application of sunless tanner that’s customized to fit your skin tone.
The Tip: For on-the-go beach waves, Doud advises: “Apply coconut oil to damaged ends, then wrap hair in a damp, warm towel for 20 minutes, followed by a wash. Towel-dry hair until it’s slightly damp, then braid it into sections and blow-dry the remaining moisture. Undo the braids and complete the look with a light mist of hair spray.”
The Treatment: Stylists at the salon ramp up their blowouts with Alterna Haircare’s Caviar Repair shampoo and conditioner to protect against breakage, prep hair with Alterna’s Bamboo Beach leave-in conditioner, and finish it all off with a spritz of the brand’s Summer Sunshine Spray.
The Tip: “To eliminate brown spots, fade acne scars, and minimize pores, cut a lemon in half and mix the juice with one tablespoon of honey to create a personalized mask. Apply to clean skin and let it sit for 10 minutes before rinsing to create a brighter, tighter complexion.”
The Treatment: ESPA’s Personalized Facial is customized to target each client’s individual skin concerns, and includes deep cleansing, exfoliation, steaming, and light extractions.