Article written by: Shantoel McLeod
Top Beauty Must-Haves:
Yes, warmer weather does mean less clothing and more fun in the sun but humid temps bring changes in our make-up regime (rushes to beauty counter). Still, with these beauty must-haves we can stay easy, breezy and cool on any summer day.
Color me blush: Stila Cosmetics has a new addition to their blush family, Custom Color Blush - Self Adjusting Bronze— is not only a custom blush for any shade but it also contains a bronze hue that gives you perfect sun-kissed skin.
(Custom Color Blush - Self Adjusting Bronze, $20)
Barely there, breathable skin: Tinted Moisturizer is a great way to skip the heavy foundation, yet still get coverage with a natural finish. Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer is a lightweight finish with SPF 20 sunscreen protection
(Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer, $42)
100% Waterproof eyes: Dior’s Black Out Waterproof Mascara is perfectly durable and long-lasting. Mascara that not only lengthens, defines and volumizes but also 100% smudge proof and doesn’t flake
(Diorshow Black Out Waterproof Mascara, $25)
Glow in a bottle: Spending long hours under the sun for glowy sun-kissed skin is so overrated. A bronzer is a healthy way to fake a tan. Try Stila Cosmetics 3-in-1 baked trio of bronzing powders—enhance and brighten any skin shade.
(Set & Bronze Baked Powder Trio, $34)
Lusciously lips: Hot weather can make lipsticks feel too heavy and lip gloss feels too sticky. Topshop new lip markers is available in fruity shades of red’s and pink’s—lip stain adds color without the smudgy mess.
(Lip Marker, $15)