Whether you’re relaxing near a body of water at an undisclosed location or hitting the road for the festival circuit, there’s no way you’re staying inside this summer! One thing that shouldn’t be on your agenda: makeup meltdown. To assure your face stays flawless despite sweat and splashing water, we’ve scoured the beauty shelves to find the best waterproof primpers to bolster your arsenal. Keeping your beauty look in tact? No sweat!
Fresh and flawless faces require a good concealer that blends well and doesn’t crease. Prescriptives comes in a broad range of buildable shades with an added dose of sunscreen to protect skin.
Prescriptives Flawless Skin Concealer, $23 »
A lip liner keeps feathering at bay. And with a waterproof formula applied all over lips prior to lipstick, your kisses will stay pigmented even if you splash around.
Prestige Automatic Waterproof Lip Liner, $3.84 »
We’re all for being a little cheeky, but powders have no place in the sweltering heat of summer. For a natural flush without the dust, Benetint is a classic you can’t beat.
Benefit Benetint, $30 »
Lush lashes are hard enough to achieve without time and patience, and keeping the look going can make it even more of a daunting task. Luckily, this brush delivers a smooth glide to separate and add volume thanks to its collagen-infused formula.
L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Million Lashes Waterproof Mascara, $7.19 »
A sun-kissed glow is essential for the season, but tanning is a no-no. While most bronzers can slide when the heat is on, Hourglass’ waterproof bronzer balances skin so it sticks around even after the sun goes down.
HOURGLASS Superficial Waterproof Bronzer, $30 »
If you’re opting for a bold lip look this season, Lip Ink has a slew of shades to layer to create your own custom color and won’t budge.
Lip Ink Liquid Lip Stain, $21.99 »
If you’re going to wing it this summer, smudging is not an option. The Colorstay liner packs on the pigment and stays put for up to 16 hours.
Revlon ColorStay Eyeliner, $6.79 »
Primers are key to keeping an intricate eye look flawless and Too Faced Shadow Insurance not only holds makeup in place all day, but its iridescence is great on its own.
Too Faced Shadow Insurance Champagne, $20 »
With bold brows still big for summer, wiping them away with your sweat defeats the purpose. Stila’s brow color stays in place, and the brush tips ensures a smooth, natural application, one hair at a time.
Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Brow Color, $21 »
Every great beauty look starts with a great foundation. This water-based gel formula has no emulsifiers, so it won’t stir things up if you start to perspire.
Make Up For Ever Face and Body Liquid Makeup, $40 »