I'm spending some much needed time away relaxing at the beach. Long days at the beach mean no-fuss no-muss when beauty is concerned. Of course you want to still look good, but naturally pretty; not a lot of makeup or overly done hair. And a quick change from day to night needs to be done. I have a few key products that keep me looking my natural beachy best and make the beach day to night transition in a flash.
Of course I depend on a great sunscreen during the day, but when doing a long day at the beach when I may not be able to shower before dinner, it is important to go for a quick dry sunscreen like L'Oréal Paris Quick Dry Sheer Finish Spray 50+. My skin is protected all day but if feels like I have no sunscreen on. For my face, I like Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Liquid; this goes on under makeup flawlessly.
For makeup, it is kept to a minimum with a BB Cream and bronzer. I am combining them both with Urban Decay Naked Skin Bronzing Beauty Balm with a little bit of Naked Flushed in Streak over that. I finish my makeup with a waterproof mascara, I'm really liking this one, and a bright lipgloss like COVERGIRL Colorlicious Lipgloss.
For my hair, I like to twist it up with an Emi-Jay Hair Tie so that I can untwist for an un-done soft beachy wave look at night.
This leads me to night. To freshen up at the end of a beach day and before getting ready for a night out or dinner, I bring along my trusty makeup removing wipes. I like Aveeno Positively Radiant Makeup Removing Wipes. Not only will these remove all of my makeup, it really helps to freshen up my skin. I bring a makeup bag and will do more of a full makeup look for night. Remember a deep bronzer is key to your night time beach look.
To freshen up my skin, I like to use a body lotion, usually beachy scented. One of my favorites is Bobbi Brown Beach Body Lotion. This lotion just smells like the beach, but it is really moisturizing after a long day out in the surf and the sun too.
For my hair, I start out by freshening up with dry shampoo. I really like Aveeno Pure Renewal Dry Shampoo. Just a few sprays absorb oil and refreshes hair ready to restyle. Of course I bring along a beach wave spray like L'Oréal Paris EverStyle Texture Series Beach Waves Spray to help with the hair look. I usually don't even need to brush to much. I can finger style and go with a lot of messy waves or pull it back up and leave some waves out for a messy pony with waves framing my face.
Do you have any beach beauty products you depend on?
A press sample of the product featured may have been provided by brand or brand representative for editorial consideration. All opinions are my own. Affiliate links may have also been used in the post. Please see disclosure policy for complete information. Copyright © 2001 - 2014 Beautiful Makeup Search.
A press sample of the product featured may have been provided by brand or brand representative for editorial consideration. All opinions are my own. Affiliate links may have also been used in the post. Please see disclosure policy for complete information.
Copyright © 2001 - 2014 Beautiful Makeup Search.