Here in 2017, unicorns have been getting a lot of attention. And as much as we love the pastel mythical creatures (I mean, how could you not?), we can’t forget about the OG fairytale loves of our life: mermaids. Whether you have a slight obsession with all things vivid and bright, love glitter, or simply resonate highly with Ariel, mermaids, and all the beauty looks they inspire, deserve a little recognition as we swim into summer 2017. To help you prep your makeup bag for seriously stunning siren looks all summer long, ahead we share our 15 favorite products that you (and everyone else) are sure to be mesmerized by.
Spectrum Collection Pearly Queen Bomb Shell Brushes
Mermaid-ify your makeup routine with these gorgeous siren-inspired brushes. The best part? The case can be emptied and used as a purse!
Spectrum Collections Chic Merbabes Only 12 Piece Siren Brush Set and Roll
Take your makeup application to a professional level with this mermaid-inspired set of twelve brushes to apply and blend like never before.
Stila Glitter & Glow Duo Chrome Shades
$24 each, stilacosmetics.com
With one coat of these pearlescent glitter eye shadows you’ll be sea-ing stars. The holographic, multi-color liquid shadows glide on smoothly for a glimmering multi-dimensional effect. And with names like Sunset Cove, Into the Blue and Sea Siren, how could you resist?!
Lime Crime Hi-Lite Opals
Sometimes choosing one highlighter can be just a tad too difficult for the beauty-obsessed. Add mermaid colors to the mix and the struggle is even more real. Luckily for us, Lime Crime gets it and came out with their HI-LITE Opals palette with pink, gold, and peach shift highlighters. #Praise
Lime Crime Diamond Crushers Iridescent Top Coat in Trip
Get ready to look like a total merbabe with a coat of this iridescent topcoat that transforms any matte lipstick into a light reflective, shimmering siren-y delight.
Marc Jacobs Beauty Highliner Matte Gel Eye Crayon in Whirl (Pool)
Embrace your love or mermaids and the season’s hottest under-eye color trend with a quick swipe of this highly pigmented creamy gel liner. If you’re more of a purple-loving mermaid, or maybe you want a two-toned eye look, be sure to add the Mist Me crayon to your makeup bag, too!
Too Faced La Crème in Unicorn Tears
If an iridescent lipstick that glides on smoothly without drying out your lips is up your alley, thank your lucky stars that this stunning siren-approved shade is finally back in stock. And just think of it as a bonus that it serves both your favorite mythical creatures well.
Marc Jacobs Beauty O!Mega Lash Volumizing Mascara in Whirlpool Teal
No time to create a full mermaid look? Just swipe on a coat of this teal mascara for a siren-y smize that’s sure to catch a few eyes.
Kat Von D Beauty Everlasting Liquid Lipstick in Dreamer
Mermaids have a knack for rocking untraditional hues—with this bright blue lipstick, now is your chance, too!
Cover FX Custom Enhancer Drops in Halo
How great would it be if there were iridescent versions of your favorite foundation or BB cream? Get ready to snap happy tears to all of your followers because there is! With just a few drops of this one-of-a-kind product from Cover FX, you’ll be able to transform your favorite formulas into ultra-refined, pretty pearlized perfectness.
TokyoMilk Neptune & The Mermaid Collection
Mermaids might live under water but we’re pretty sure they’d smell absolutely magical if they didn’t. For that reason, we’re super excited for TokyoMilk’s newest line! Whether you’re looking for fragrances, hand crèmes or lip balms, you can dive into scents of white lily, mineral salt, sun kissed coral and Ylang Ylang with 20,000 Flowers Under the Sea No. 31; pressed petals, rosewater, mandarin, aqua and marine with Song of the Siren; and jasmine, salted grapefruit, honeysuckle and sandalwood with Anthemoessa No. 84.
Captain Blankenship Mermaid Hair Care Set
No beach, no problem. With this hair care kit, you’ll be able to create your most mermaid-approved mane. With a full size sea salt hair spray, dry shampoo and hair oil, you’ll have everything you need to add texture, life and moisture to your look from wherever you are.
Lime Crime Unicorn Hair Dye in Dirty Mermaid
With every new season comes the perfect opportunity to try out a new hair color. And since it’s summer, why not have a little fun? With this vegan hyper-performance hair color, you can expect vibrant, silky-smooth tresses that fade gradually and gracefully.
Milk Makeup Holographic Stick in Supernova
Get ready to go galactic for a look that screams under-the-sea with this prismatic hyper-lavender highlighter stick. Loaded with meteorite powder, twilight pearls, nourishing mango butter, coconut oil, and avocado oil, this vegan highlighter leaves a sheen as mesmerizing as it is moisturizing.
Smith & Cult Fauntleroy and She Said Yeah Nail Lacquer
$18 each, smithandcult.com
Perk up your beach-ready pedicure with this pretty periwinkle shade that would make any mermaid blush. Top it off with Vegas Post Apocalyptic Glitter, Glass Souls Glitter, Shattered Glass Glitter or Gay Ponies Dancing In the Snow Glitter for the perfect finishing touch.
Sirens might be known for their singing, but with products like these your killer statement eye, blinding highlight and iridescent pout will be the eye-catching talk of the town.
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