15 Watermelon Products You Never Knew You Needed Until Now
By Alexis Chestnov |
There’s nothing better than a juicy slice of watermelon, especially on a hot summer day. Full of vitamins and antioxidants, this fruit is a super healthy sweet treat. But did you know it has beauty benefits, too? It works to hydrate your skin and fight free radicals, leaving you with a younger and more radiant look. Because today is National Watermelon Day, there’s no better time to show some appreciation for the fruit by rounding up some watermelon products that you’ll be yearning to get your hands on.
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This lip balm is one that’s as good for you as it smells. Formulated with cocoa and shea butters, vitamin E and, of course, watermelon extract, it provides at least eight hours of moisture. Needless to say, your lips will look and feel totally refreshed.
This lively and fresh fragrance embraces watermelon as its central theme. To add to watermelon’s crispness, it incorporates green tea and other natural notes that really take it to the next level. Sure, the product may boast summertime, but who wouldn’t want to smell like this year-round?
Just because watermelon isn’t mentioned in its name, does not mean that this oil-free product doesn’t make the most of the fruit’s beauty benefits. In fact, it plays on its hydration properties by mixing watermelon extract with vitamins C and E and alguronic acid to diminish lines and wrinkles, all the while bringing moisture to your skin.
Refreshing in scent with watermelon, mint and other natural notes, this toner will up your beauty game. It works to remove makeup, reinvigorate and tone skin and clean off any grime on your face to leave you looking more radiant. Better yet, it’s formulated to hydrate your skin, leaving you with a flawless complexion.
The shade of this beautiful blush is inspired by the rich pinkness of a watermelon. It is soft and lightweight, yet will hold its color without smudging for up to 16 hours, making this your go-to makeup product on any sweaty summer day.
When it comes to replicating that succulent watermelon taste, the Body Shop nailed it with this product. It provides for ultra shine with a soft wash of color, and will leave your lips feeling hydrated without any tackiness that often comes with a gloss.
You’ve probably heard the rage about coconut oil's hydrating properties, but in this body wash, coconut oil is backed by watermelon extract to provide you with the dynamic duo of moisturizers. Vegan and sulfate-free, this soap is full of antioxidants and nourishing ingredients that will leave your skin clean, soft and healthy.
As if a shower isn’t refreshing enough, you can now amp it up with this philosophy three-in-one. It combines watermelon with other fruity goodness, and will cleanse your hair and body so you can literally be left smelling sweet and fresh from head to toe.
You’ll really pamper your hair with this aromatic conditioner. With key moisturizers watermelon extract, watermelon oil and vitamin E, it really packs a punch. After one use, your tresses will look sleeker and smoother—plus, you’ll get to smell watermelon all day long.
Working to style and protect your hair from UV rays, this lotion is formulated to make your lovely locks look their best. It is composed of watermelon, lychee and edelweiss flower, and will leave you with a natural-looking “laissez-faire” texture without frizz or grease.
Even though it is especially good for curls, this lightweight gel can be used on any hair texture to hold even the peskiest of flyaways in place all day. When it dries, it will harden without flaking, and will leave your tresses with a chic shine.
Vegan and 97-percent natural, this scrub is perfect for any skin type. With its key ingredients of watermelon, basil and, yes, vodka, it smells as invigorating as it feels. One good exfoliation with this product, and your skin will look revitalized and clarified.
Just as luscious-looking as a watermelon, this polish color is a rich reddish-pink that will look fab on any skin tone. It’s fun and fresh, and a surefire way to brighten up any time of the year.
A package deal for your hands, these products astutely blend together two of the most refreshing scents: watermelon and lemon. The hand cream is formulated with the oh-so-moisturizing shea butter, and the PocketBac hand sanitizer (probably the best-smelling sanitizer you’ll ever find) even has aloe and vitamin E to ensure extra hydration.