10 of the Most *Refreshing* Face Mists to Shop This Summer

by Isha Fojas for Preview.ph   |  May 20, 2023
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As the summer heat starts to get more intense, it becomes more and more crucial to find ways to keep your skin hydrated. That’s where face mists come in. Whether you're lounging by the pool or running errands in the heat, this refreshing spritz is just the pick-me-up your skin needs. But wait, what exactly is a face mist anyway? 

What Is a Face Mist? 

ICYDK, face mists do more than just hydrate the skin. From cooling and soothing to toning and moisturizing, it has a multitude of benefits for all skin types. And depending on the active ingredients found in the mist, it can even help combat acne, provide SPF protection, or strengthen your skin barrier. They’re pretty much serums, toners, and essences in spray form.

When Do You Use a Face Mist?

Anytime and anywhere! That’s the great thing about it. Ideally it’s best to spray it on a freshly cleaned face, before you apply the rest of your skincare. But it can also be used throughout the day and even to set your makeup. 

SHOP: 10 Best Face Mists to Keep Your Skin Hydrated in the Summer

Ready to add this to your skincare routine and achieve that dewy, radiant complexion? Ahead we’ve rounded up some of the top face mists for the season. 

1. Pyunkang Yul Mist Toner 

Thanks to the anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial benefits of its main ingredient, Coptis Japonica extract, it's able to soothe any redness and irritation. It's also a fragrance-free mist with only five ingredients, making it perfect for sensitive skin.

best face mists 

Mist Toner, starts at P399, PYUNKANG YUL, Lazada and Shopee

2. Mario Badescu Facial Spray With Aloe, Herbs and Rosewater 

A cult-favorite for its ability to refresh and rejuvenate the skin, this multi-purpose spray contains a unique blend of herbal extracts such as clarifying thyme extract, mineral-rich bladderwrack extract, soothing aloe vera, and antioxidant-rich gardenia extract that helps boost skin clarity and hydration.

best face mists 
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Facial Spray With Aloe, Herbs and Rosewater, starts at P523, MARIO BADESCU, Sephora, Rustan's, and Lazada

3. Avène Thermal Spring Water 

Quench your skin's thirst with 100% pure thermal water derived from the springs of Avène, France. Unlike regular water, this spring water is rich in skin-nourishing minerals like silica, calcium, and magnesium, making it an ideal solution for soothing and softening inflamed skin.

best face mists 

Thermal Spring Water, starts at P630, AVÈNE, Watsons, Lazada, and Shopee

4. Pixi Rose Glow Mist 

Packed with a powerful blend of 13 different essential oils, this hydrating elixir is not only meant to be spritzed on your face, but all over your body. We're talking hair, face, neck, to toe. It's also great as a dewy makeup primer, as it can help you achieve a radiant, lit-from-within glow.

best face mists 

Rose Glow Mist, starts at P995, PIXI, Sephora, Lazada, and Shopee

5. Herbivore Botanicals Rose Hibiscus Hydrating Face Mist 

Hydrate and soften your skin with Herbivore BotanicalsRose Hibiscus Hydrating Face Mist, an all-natural aloe-based mist infused with rose water, hyaluronic acid, and hibiscus extract. It's suitable for all skin types and leaves a fresh, non-sticky feel.

best face mists 

Rose Hibiscus Hydrating Face Mist, starts at P1000, HERBIVORE BOTANICALS, Sephora

6. Caudalie Beauty Elixir 

This holy grail face mist is infused with essential oils and natural extracts, such as mint, rosemary, grape, and orange flower water. Most users love this face mist for its soothing scent, its ability to minimize pores, soften and refresh the skin, and set your makeup.

best face mists 

Beauty Elixir, starts at P1080, CAUDALIE, Sephora, Lazada, and Zalora

7. Supergoop! (Re)Setting Refreshing Mist 

For a hydrated and protected face, try Supergoop's (Re)Setting Refreshing Mist. This face mist is one of the few which contains SPF along with essential oils like rosemary to protect the skin barrier and peppermint for a cool, refreshing feel. 

best face mists 

(Re)Setting Refreshing Mist, starts at P1250, SUPERGOOP!, Sephora

8. Laneige Cream Skin Refiner Mist 

Laneige's Cream Skin Refiner Mist features a unique, milky formula that not only delivers an even, fine-mist spray to your face, but also contains amino acids extracted from white leaf tea water that nourish and fortify your skin's natural barrier, leaving it looking and feeling silky smooth.

best face mists 

Cream Skin Refiner Mist, P1350, LANEIGE, Sephora

9. Fresh Vitamin Nectar Anti-Oxidant Glow Water Skin Nutrition Face Mist 

With ingredients such as Vitamin C and E as well as a magnesium and zinc blend, this revatilizing face mist is designed to energize tired skin and brighten your complexion with a single spritz.

best face mists 

Vitamin Nectar Anti-Oxidant Glow Water Skin Nutrition Face Mist, P1600, FRESH, Sephora

10. Dermalogica Antioxidant Hydramist 

Get plump and hydrated skin all day long with Dermalogica's Antioxidant Hydramist. This peptide-rich antioxidant face mist helps firm and strengthen the skin's barrier protecting it from free radicals and preventing signs of aging. 

best face mists 

Antioxidant Hydramist, P3000, DERMALOGICA, Rustan's 

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