1. USE A LIGHTWEIGHT OIL FREE MAKEUP PRIMER
I know its tempting to skip a makeup primer ladies but it’s the secret to keeping your makeup from disappearing. Apply primer after you use a moisturizer and before your makeup foundation. A useful summer makeup tip is to to apply an extra layer to greasy-prone areas like your nose and forehead.
2. LAYER YOUR EYE MAKEUP
Eye makeup is one of the first things affected by heat. Give your eye shadow a base to cling to by applying eye primer to your eyelids. A top summer makeup tip is to apply a powdered eye shadow over a cream eye shadow for long-lasting durability. Hot eye shadows that are all the rage include sea-side inspired hues like sandy brown, emerald, champagne and turquoise blue.
3. LIQUID EYE LINER
Create captivating cat eyes with liquid eyeliner because it won’t smudge and disappear with the heat. Add a vivid burst of color to your eyes with eyeliner shades like ocean blue, aqua, lavender or mint green. Or use metallic silver, gold or bronze eyeliner if you want a glam look. A helpful summer makeup tip for novice liquid eyeliner girls is to use gel eyeliner because it’s so much easier to work with.
4. GEL BLUSH
Use gel blush instead of powder blush because it lasts longer. One great summer beauty tip is to use blush shades like bright pink, peach or coral to give your face a sexy I-just-ran-a-mile-on-the-beach flushed appearance. Dab a bit on your fingertip. Smile and gently rub the gel blush on the apples of your cheeks. Remember to blend the color in because you don’t want to look like that creepy puppet from the Saw movie that had those bright red swirls on his cheeks!
5. LIP STAINS
Tempt your date to lock lips by wearing lip stains in wine, coral, cherry crush or strawberry pink shades. Use a nourishing lip balm and let it set for a few minutes. Apply the lip stain with your finger and let it dry. Then add another layer of lip balm.
6. PACK MINI HAIR ESSENTIALS IN YOUR PURSE
Don’t leave home without mini essentials that can help you maintain gorgeous tresses all evening. Pack a couple of bobby pins or a hair elastic that matches your hair color in your purse. If you notice your hair lacking volume as the evening progresses, twist slightly damp hair into a cute chignon and use bobby pins or the hair elastic to secure. Rock the dance floor for awhile then when you finish, remove the bobby pins or hair elastic. Flip your head over a few times and voila! Instant waves that are pretty and full of volume!
7. ILLUMINATING POWDER
Finally, a dusting of Illuminating powder on your forehead, nose, cheekbones and chin will make you look like a summer goddess. It’s light reflective properties brightens any color skin tone, enhances your facial features and helps to conceal skin imperfections. Use illuminating powder to make your skin glow and your date won’t be able to keep his eyes off you.
There you go ladies! Those are our favorite top summer beauty tips for date night that will make you totally babelicious! Do you have any you would like to share? Feel free to post any tips below.