Should You Buy a Facial Cleansing Tool for Summer?

Beauty & Style | Melanie Yvette Martin | 06/09/2015 | 02:16 PM EDT

We’ve introduced a few face cleansing tools to help you keep your pores gunk free for summer.

Should You Buy a Facial Cleansing Tool for Summer? The answer is most likely yes. Summer is the time of sweaty, sexy nights that are followed by waking mornings with skin in need of a thorough cleanse. The problem is that most of us don’t know how to effectively clean our skin. On top of that, we’re lazy. The usual ritual to accurately cleansing your skin is in depth and takes time. So, we’ve introduced a few face cleansing tools to help you keep your pores gunk free.


Clarisonic Mia 2 Amethyst Targeted Cleanse Kit ($150)

Gentle enough for all skin types (including sensitive skin), the Mia 2 set comes equipped with a Refreshing Gel Cleanser and two alternate brush heads. The portable tool works to remove impurities up to 6 times better than hands alone.

Perfect for: Women in need of a deep cleanse attempting to reduce pores, fine lines and wrinkles.


Foreo Luna Mini ($150)
The Luna helps to unclog pores and remove dead skin cells, revealing a more vibrant complexion. To get your best results, use twice a day for a minute each with any cleanser and follow up with a toner. 

Perfect for: 
Women with an oily t-zone and dull skin.


Clinique Sonic System Purifying Cleansing Brush
The Clinique Sonic brush is a waterproof, 2-bristle typed tool that helps target hard-to-reach areas on the skin. The angled tip is specifically created for the t-zone, helping women with oily skin reveal a balanced complexion. For best results, use once daily for 30 seconds. 

Perfect for: 
Women who want a dermatologists approved, less expensive electronic tool



Sephora Collection Dynamic Duo Face Brush ($16)
The innovative brush helps to assist you in removing excess dirt and oil from your skin. The 2-sided brush has one side nylon equipped with nylon bristles to help remove dirt from your pores, and another side equipped with a silicone brush to exfoliate and get rid of dead skin cells. 

Perfect for
: Women who just want a little assistance in cleansing their skin at a great cost.


Boscia Konjac Cleansing Sponge with Bamboo Charcoal ($15)
This cleansing sponge assist in exfoliating and preventing blemish causing bacteria. For your best results, use morning and night, rinsing thoroughly after each use and hanging by the thread. Be sure to also replace the sponge every two to three months. 

Perfect for:
 Women with combo to oily skin who want to minimize pores.

(Photos from top left, clockwise: Clarisonic, Sephora, Clinique; Clarisonic, Foreo, Clinique, Sephora, Boscia)

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