4 Summer Makeup Essentials

There is nothing worse than fighting the summer heat whilst trying to look good. Be it in hot, humid or dry weather a girl needs to prepare herself for any situation. Luckily for you there are a few things you can do to stay summer savvy without a worry.

No one wants to spend hours in front of the mirror during the summer. But we all want to look good! Keeping your routine quick and easy, here are a few products that will help you stay fresh and gorgeous looking throughout the day!

1. Choose One of the Following to Prep Your Face

Bobbi Brown Vitamin Enriched Face Base

  • Bobbi Brown Vitamin Enriched Face Base
    This product is usually what I start my routine off with. It contains nutrients that protect your face from the makeup you put on later. You can use this product before putting on foundation. This product has an amazing scent that will leave you.
  • MAC Prep+Prime for Skin
    A creamy liquid that glides on well, with only a few drops it will moisturize and prep your face. Using this you will prolong your makeup look.

2. To Even Out Your Skin-tone

Khiels Ultra Facial Tinted Moisturizer SPF 25

  • Khiel's Ultra Facial Tinted Moisturizer SPF 25
    If you don’t want to have heavy makeup on but would like some coverage this is an ideal product.  Simple apply it to your face and it will even out blemishes and give you a healthy glow. It also protects your face from the sun. Perfect if you are running out and don’t have the time to do a full makeup routine. It comes in three shades so you can find your best match for your skin-type.

3. Concealing

Bobbi Brown Tinted Eye Brightener

  • Bobbi Brown Tinted Eye Brightener
    We don’t always have the luxury of sleeping all night and so eye bags might be a problem. Not to worry! This eye brightener is just that, an eye brightener. Put some of this under your eyes and you will automatically notice a difference. Your face will look fresh and you will look more awake. Over time it has an effect of reducing your darkness under eye bags, like a dream right?
  • Bobbi  Brown Face Touch up Stick
    Time comes when a blemish or a pimple will appear and you simply can’t just stay indoors. Don’t worry, with this touch up stick you can cover it up and venture out. It is easily applied and not much is needed to relieve unwanted attention.

4. Reducing Shine and Holding Your Look Together

MAC Select Sheer Pressed Powder

  • MAC Select Sheer Pressed Powder
    This powder comes in a convenient compact that fits in your bag. It comes in many shades to perfectly match your skin. The compact includes a sponge applicator, but I prefer using a brush because you can clean it easily. For a natural look only apply on your T-zone.

Now you have finished the basics to your summer look. Applying some mascara will make your eyes pop. Or putting some blush on the apples of your cheeks will also enhance your look. The choices are infinite but the basics have been given to you. Go enjoy yourself; nothing stops you from looking good now!

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Zoe is a small town girl who has a passion for writing. She loves animals, reading books and making memories with her friends. Her goal is to take the most out of life.

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