Let’s say it’s a beautiful Sunday afternoon and your friends are having a beach party. Wouldn’t you love to have three beach ready tips for hair and makeup? SPF is a must so why not incorporate sun-protectant staples to your beach beauty routine? Here are some quick tips for looking glam at the beach:
If you plan on spending your day down by the shore, there’s no point in straightening or curling your hair to perfection. Instead, try spraying damp hair with a sea salt spray to give your hair that natural beachy texture and let it air dry on the drive to the beach. That way, when the salty air and water
Spray your hair; it will maintain your hair’s natural wavy texture. Also, make sure you add a dab of leave-in conditioner, preferably with UV protectant to keep your hair safe from the sun and manageable at the end of the day.
You should already be applying a heavy-duty SPF all over before heading out in the sun, so why not use an all-over bronzer with major SPF to add a little color and camouflage any imperfections? Also, try to find one that is dry oil, so that it absorbs into your skin quickly and won’t leave you feeling sticky when you’re lying in the sand. You can also add a tinted moisturized to your face that contains SPF to even out your skin tone, hide minor flaws, and protect your skin from the sun. Pick out one that is oil-free so that it doesn’t make your skin feel greasy when you are out in the heat.
If you want to add that extra touch of glam, use a moisturizing lip tint with SPF to keep your lips soft and flushed all day long. You don’t want to be worrying about touching up your pout while you are out enjoying the sun. Also, a tiny bit of waterproof mascara will play up your eyes and you won’t have to worry about it smudging when you’re out in the water. If you plan on wearing eye liner make sure that it is also waterproof so that it doesn’t smudge during the day. Once you apply your makeup, leave it at home for the day or pack it into a cooler so that it won’t wind up melting in the heat.
Spending the day at the beach is all about having fun; you don’t want to be fussing with your hair and makeup all day long. These simple steps will keep you looking and feeling great all day with little to no touch-ups.