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10 Best Summer Makeup Products

10 Best Summer Makeup Products
Team LF
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Summer conjures up images of golden and shimmering makeup, dewy skin and vibrant colours, so we have selected our 10 favourite summer makeup products to take with you on your holidays and become the golden goddess you really are.

Lightweight makeup and hydrating products are on the cards to make sure your complexion looks healthy and perfected through the warmer weather.

Our Favourite Summer Makeup

NARS Cosmetics Bord de Plage Highlighting and Bronzing Palette

This much talked about product has beauty editors and bloggers in one golden tizz. The beautiful blend of highlighting and bronzing shades helps you achieve the most perfect golden and sun-kissed glow to your skin, leaving behind a beautifully radiant complexion.

MAC Prep + Prime Fix+ 100ml (Various Scents) - Original

MAC's Prep and Prime Fix + is the ultimate weapon against melting makeup in the summer heat. Formulated with a blend of Chamomile, Green Tea and Cucumber, the setting spray provides incredible hydration and luminosity to the complexion, all while keeping your makeup firmly in place.

Stila Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow 5ml (Various Shades)

The Stila Magnificent Metals Eyeshadows are the perfect addition to any summer evening makeup look. With a blend of both pearl and glitter particles, the shadow provides intense colour to the eyes and a beautiful sheen for the perfect glowing finish to your complexion.

benefit Boi-ing Airbrush Concealer 5g (Various Shades)

Benefit's Boi-ing Airbrush Concealer has an incredible 10 hours waterproof wear, making it perfect to use in the summer heat when you need your makeup to last. The finish is sheer but can be built up to medium, which is great when you want to perfect your skin without wearing anything that feels too heavy.

Lancôme Juicy Shaker Lip Gloss - 112

Everyone loves a hydrating lip gloss in the summer, when you want something more moisturising and less heavy than a matte lip. Lancôme's Juicy Shaker Lip Gloss gives a beautiful burst of colour whilst also nourishing dry skin, leaving your pout perfectly prepped for the day ahead.

Chantecaille Seashell Eye and Cheek Trio 40ml

Chantecaille's Seashell Eye and Cheek Trio is the perfect travel companion this summer as all 3 shades can be used on both the eyes and the cheeks; making it the perfect multi-tasking product. There are 3 shimmering shades, which can all be used together or individually to create the perfect eye and complexion looks.

Spectrum Collections Oyster Brush Roll Bag

This beautiful sea-inspired makeup brush collection is housed in a gorgeous azure-blue bag with matching shell clasp. With 12 brushes nestled inside, it's the perfect collection for completing both your eye and face makeup looks this summer.

Lancôme Subtil Cushion Blusher (Various Shades)

Lancôme Subtil Cushion Blusher's is not only housed in the most beautiful rose-gold packaging, but also has an incredible colour collection so you can find your perfect shade this summer. With a range of pinks, corals and oranges, the blush instantly brightens the skin and leaves your complexion with a perfect pop of colour.

Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Limited Edition Lip Duo 13ml

This gorgeous lip duo from Elizabeth Arden may not be strictly classed as makeup, but they will help prep and prime your lips for the perfect lip application. Included in the limited edition set is a lip scrub to exfoliate and a lip balm to hydrate; perfect for those "no makeup makeup" days when all you want is a glossy lip.

Clinique BIY™ Blend it Yourself Pigment Drops 10ml (Various Shades)

Clinique's Blend It Yourself Pigment Drops have been specially formulated to give you lightweight coverage that perfectly matches your skin tone. In the summer months, it can be hard going in between your tanned shade and your natural skin tone, but these drops can be added into bronzer and moisturiser to customise your perfect colour.
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