Alas the sunshine season is kicking up full notch and its officially dare I say it, getting hot in heerre! Which when Mother Nature brings the heat, it often means that the daily arsenal of products on the face, start to get a bit melty and leaving you a bit under-whelmed with coverage. To help ensure that summer won’t take its toll on your makeup this year, its time to introduce Summer Proof Your Makeup Bag…
To help keep your makeup look locked in overdrive with staying power a few key things need to be replaced. These 7 beauty bag products will take your makeup stash into sweat proof territory-say goodbye to sticky, melting situations.
1. First things first: Apply a color and complexion correcting light-weight CC cream. The Cover FX CC Cream Time Release Tinted Treatment SPF 30– $45 USD, is hands down phenomenal. Build-able coverage enhanced with anti-aging benefits with solid SPF protection all while a time-releases treatment stimulates cell renewal for 8 hours. Score- a complexion covering, anti-aging wonder.
2. Topped with a light dusting of a mineral powder like MAC Cosmetics Mineralized Skinfinish Natural– $32 USD, this mineral enhanced slow baked powder gives skin a natural finish with a slight natural-matte finish. Light coverage, but just enough to help set your CC cream, this powder is my summertime go to.
3. Add a bit of color to the cheeks with a long-lasting creme blush. Make Up For Ever HD Blush– $26 USD, this blush seriously ROCKS! Formulated with the perfect balance of oils, waxes and powder this HD blush literally feels like a second skin with a natural flush of long lasting colors. Light-weight and simply gorgeous on the skin!
4. Add a bit of sweat proof lip action to your beauty routine with a long lasting formula like Too Faced Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipstick– $21 USD, the feel of a lipstick with the long lasting wear of a stain. Beautiful on the lips, super pigmented and perfect for summer. obsessed!
5. Lock in your look with a light spritz of a finishing spray like Urban Decay All Nighter– $30 USD. I promised it will be love at first spritz, literally this stuff rocks. Its like hairspray for the face. Love!
6. For the eyes, grab a stay put all-day liquid liner like Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner– $20 USD, this liner stays put in solid lock down status all day long. Get your feline flick on girl, cause this liquid won’t budge even in the most extreme heat. Hands down one of the best I have tried.
7. Last but not least- the mascara. Waterproof mascara is a MUST have for some hot as hell heat action. Too Faced Lash Injection 3D Volume Waterproof Mascara– $21 USD, will kick some serious heat. Smudge proof, this volume building mascara helps create multi-dimensional volume instantly. Can you say obsessed?
So there you have it, 7 easy items to add to your beauty stash this summer. Sweat-proof, water-proof and summer-proof these items will kick your makeup bag into high gear without another melting moment. It’s getting hot in herrre, but my makeup won’t be budging!
Have you summer-proofed your makeup stash? If so, what are some products you have added?