Must have summer essentials for Bali


Get your skin prepared for summer with Bali’s best beauty products! Most of us know what precautions we should take to protect ourselves from the sun’s rays and keep our skin hydrated. Whether it’s drinking A LOT of water, quenching our skin with moisturizer, or shielding it from the sun, we will always be on a quest to keep the body centered.

Don’t worry if you’ve forgotten a few things back home, with a strategically located hotel in Seminyak: The Colony hotel is in the heart of Bali’s iconic shopping district, you will find all that you need right here in Seminyak.

Sensatia Botanicals

From the heart of the island of Bali’s farming province comes Sensatia botanicals. Based all over Bali, Sensatia is a village based, profit sharing company that makes all their cosmetics and skincare line from raw, natural ingredients. For all of you who are eco conscious, Sensatia botanicals products respect the environment by packaging their products with biodegradable and recycled materials.

  • Normal facial hydrate: Bring back moisture and vitamins stripped by the sun with Sensatia’s normal facial hydrating moisturizer. This is essential if you want to stay hydrated during your shopping spree in Seminyak. It will leave your skin hydrated, soft, and radiant without leaving excess oil.
  • Sea and surf sunscreen: A lightweight lotion for a heavyweight defense. Our skin is the largest organ, so whatever we apply gets absorbed into the skin. If you’re all about the sun, sea, and sand, best to pick Sensatia’s sea and surf sunscreen as the sunblocks ingredients don’t harm marine life and bleach our delicate coral reefs.
  • After-sun dream cream: Moderate amount of sun is great for vitamin D and to function our body. But sometimes, we tend to go overboard. This product only uses raw ingredients that will make you feel soothed, refreshed, nourished, and rich in vitamins & minerals. After-sun dream cream is an essential moisturizer for active people who never stop dreaming!

550m from The Colony Hotel, 7 min walking distance

Bali Balance

Against animal testing, and using only the highest quality materials, Bali Balance is a local skincare brand that focuses on the holistic process of creating their products. They work with local Balinese communities in the creation of their range of products in order to give back to this beautiful island where all their products originate.

Bali Balance

Pic credit : Bali Balance

  • Face serum 24/7: If you’re suffering from an oily complexion, Bali Balance’s face serum 24/7 is a great to keep your skin moist without feeling oily. With ingredients such as aloe vera and lavender essential oil packed with vitamin C, even the hottest of sun rays won’t dry out your skin!
  • Face serum pure vit c: Use this serum under every other treatment or makeup to reduce sun damage and let the soothing aloe vera restore any tired appearance present on the face.
  • Sunblock SPF 50+ PURE: Protect your skin with Bali Balance’s Sunblock SPF 50+ PURE. A delicious smelling sunblock that we make you feel you’re in paradise everywhere you go!

3km from The Colony Hotel, 9 min ride with taxi

We hope those trusted local skincare brands will help you maintain your skin’s condition while you are out and about in Seminyak under the beautiful but harsh sun.

The Colony hotel is strategically located in the heart of Seminyak. Making it easy for guests to access all the essentials they need to have a wonderful time in Bali. You won’t struggle to find your way around by staying in our boutique hotel. If you have any information regarding our facilities, services, and location, give us a call! We’d love to hear from you.