MakeupLong-Lasting Summer Makeup Tips And Tricks
  • This may just be the perfect summer product. Whether used as a toner, setting spray or simply as a makeup refresher in the summer heat, we challenge you not to love it. 

    (Caudalie Beauty Elixir, $18,

  • Even if you don't tend towards oily skin, in the summer a primer for your foundation is always a good idea. Make sure to pick a formula that suits your skin type, but we love the Laura Mercier Foundation Primer in 'Radiance' as it promotes a healthy summer glow. 

    (Laura Mercier Foundation Primer in 'Radiance', $38,

  • If you want to wear foundation in the summer, make sure it's an extremely long-lasting formula and remember not to pack it on too heavy. SPF is also a must! 

    (Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15, $38,

  • Makeup setting sprays are perfect for warm weather as they tend to offer a slightly dewier effect than powders. If you have extremely oily skin, try combining a setting powder and an oil-control setting spray to keep unwanted oil at bay. 

    (Urban Decay De Slick XL Oil-Control Makeup Setting Spray, $34,

  • Setting your makeup with a finely milled loose powder will help keep shine at bay and make your base last longer. 

    (Chanel Poudre Universelle Libre, $52,

  • A waterproof bronzer is a good option if you find you have problems with your bronzer streaking when the temperature soars. 

    (Tarte Matte Waterproof Bronzer, $29,

  • If you want to make a powder eyeshadow last in warm weather, an eyeshadow primer or base is essential, especially if you're already prone to oily lids. 

    (NARS Smudge Proof Eye Shadow Base, $24,

  • A crease-resistant cream eyeshadow works well as a base and a long-wearing shadow if you're in a rush but still want your makeup to last all day long. 

    (Maybelline Eye Studio Color Tattoo Eyeshadow in 'Bad To The Bronze', $6.99,

  • If you can't say goodbye to your liquid liner in the summer, an absolutely budge-proof formula is a must. 

    (Eyeko Skinny Liquid Eyeliner, $15,

  • This new cream eyeshadow pencil from Make Up For Ever is easy to use, comes in a range of summer appropriate shades and best of all is smudge-proof and long-lasting. 

    (Make Up For Ever Aqua Shadow, $20,

  • This mascara lasts forever in the summer heat so you'll avoid tell-tale smudging. 

    (Cover Girl Lash Blast 24 Hour Mascara in 'Very Black', $8.99,

  • This multi-purpose, waterproof tint is the perfect way to create a long-lasting flush on lips and cheeks that won't sweat off. 

    (Becca Cosmetics Beach Tint in 'Watermelon', $25,

  • Keeping a powder compact in your bag for touch ups is especially important for those long summer days. Make sure it's not too heavy of a powder so you don't look like you're wearing too much makeup!

    (MAC Select Sheer Pressed Powder, $23,


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