Makeup tips for the beach

When the plan for the summer includes water, sun and sand women tend to completely forget those days ideal for makeup. No, you do not need dozens of cosmetics while you’re on the beach, but several commodities that will make you look and feel more beautiful under the sun. It is important that you seek makeup with SPF-for course, they do not replace a good sunscreen but is recommendable if possible waterproof and natural tones. Read on and discover how to become the next summer goddess. Tip: This makeup is also perfect if you live in a warm city or are vacationing in a tropical place.

The foundation for a beach day is not fundamental. However, if you still feel you need to cover certain imperfections is advisable to use a moisturizer with color, with SPF included. This will keep your face with an even color without layers and layers of makeup, plus give you protection thanks to sunscreen.

Eyeshadows and eyeliners

Before choosing color or texture, pay attention to the formula. Those waterproof or Waterproof are ideal -¡aún better if they are in cream or stick !. Do not focus much on finding perfection, simply apply light shades and earth tones, browns, beige or champagne-nothing worse than a tanned or burned skin with blue shadows or Verdes- that will give life to your look no matter your color of eyes. As outlined, preferred pencils waterproof gray, dark brown or even gold, but discretely. The black is heavy for the beach but with this trick highlight your look 100%. Nars Duo Cream Eyeshadow in Summer Time and E.L.F. Essential Waterproof Eyeliner Pen will be your best allies.


The mascara requires special treatment because it is the most likely to “come” under the sun but elijes a formula waterproof. The most ideal is to use a transparent mascara although you prefer an effect of impact, bet on the classic black mascara – yes, waterproof. You can try Lancome Hypnose Waterproof Mascara.

Blush and bronzing powder

The blush is essential to liven up any face. On hot days or beach vacation resorts to those textured cream or gel. Pink or peach tones you feel good almost all -rubores skin with a touch of sparkle provide light to the face without taking freshness. Two natural choices would be Josie Maran Cosmetics Argan Color Stick in Petal Pink or Pixi Sheer Cheek Gel Beauty Natural or Flushed – a plus of this pair? They contain beneficial ingredients for your skin.

If yours are bronzing powders, bet by one that offers natural results -who need powerful formulas when you will win a real tan – this will allow your face has a light touch without losing naturalness. As a tip, apply on the cheeks in a “C” just below your cheeks. The ideal recommendation is Estee Lauder Bronze Goddess Bronzing Blush Sea Star.

Glosses or lip balms

For the beach you do not need strong shades on the lips, on the other hand balm, lip gloss or hybrid -bálsamos with strong- sunscreen pigments will be more than perfect. Prefer those who are keeping the sunny season, to go with your skin tone and provide you a bright smile. Bobbi Brown Treatment Lip Shine SPF 15 with modern colors and sunscreen 15 is a safe option for those hot days. Tip: A pearly lip gloss highlight the tan, try L’Occitane Pivoine Flora Lip Shine.

Finally, there are makeup kits containing essential items to look beautiful while enjoying a tropical climate. These make your life simpler -and luggage-, do not forget the powerful blockers for the face and body and have it all to become the goddess of summer. Here these recommendations

– Bobbi Brown Long-Wear Honey Glaze Set: beige and earth tones that complement any -Bonus tan: a honey-colored lip gloss !.

– Josie Maran Argan Cosmetics Sunkissed Bronzing Naturally Collection: a set that contains everything needed for an appearance as “sun-kissed”.

Extra tip

The ideal complement to a beach look, is a bohemian hair. Get a “beach waves” using a salt-based spray as Not Your Mother’s Beach Babe Sea Salt Texturizing Spray, which runs dry or wet.