6 Melt-Proof Makeup Staples That Beat the Summer Heat
These long-wearing products outlast the heat and humidity to keep you looking fresh all day.
Best Long-Wear Lipstick: CoverGirl Melting Pout Matte
When you want a bold lip that won’t make you look like the Joker, reach for one of the 12 pigment-packed shades in this liquid lipstick collection (shown here in Coral Chronicles). The formula delivers 24 hours of wear and lasts through eating, drinking, and kissing. Exfoliate lips first for a smooth base.
To buy: $6; target.com.
Best Setting Spray: Huda Beauty Resting Boss Face Waterproof Setting Spray
Once your makeup is done, set it and forget it. A fine mist will lock in your look and prevent smudges.
To buy: $32; sephora.com.
Best Primer: Marc Jacobs Beauty Under(cover) Blurring Coconut Face Primer
Yes, it helps makeup last, but it also controls shine, blurs lines, and nourishes skin with coconut extracts.
To buy: $39; sephora.com.
Best Foundation: Clé de Peau Beauté Radiant Cream to Powder Foundation
Worth the splurge: It goes on like a cream and sets like a powder for staying power. Great for touch-ups too.
To buy: $98; nordstrom.com.
Best Waterproof Mascara: L’Oréal Paris Telescopic Waterproof Mascara
This gives clump-free length, doesn’t run after a dip in the pool or a workout, and washes away with cleanser.
To buy: $11; ulta.com.