How To Achieve The Perfect No-Makeup Makeup Look
By: Paiden Burch
Summer is here, and the harsh winter is finally gone. Not only did we swap out our skincare this season, but we also decided to swap out our heavy full-coverage looks for something a little lighter this summer. We're here to help you save your skin by wearing light makeup that gives you an au natural vibe. We have gathered a few of our favorite products for the perfect no-makeup makeup look that will keep you looking flawless all summer long.
Before you apply any makeup you should start your routine by showing your skin some love by applying moisturizer. This product helps restore your skin barrier that protects your skin from pollution and allergens.
First Aid Beauty The Ultra Repair Cream, $32; ulta.com
We love this concealer for those “I did not get enough sleep last night” under eye circles and zits that pop up at the worst time. This product gives you full coverage without all the weight of a normal foundation. We also love this product because It does its job without breaking the bank.
Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Eraser Dark Circle Treatment Concealer, $10; ulta.com
A palette with bronzer and blush is a handbag essential especially when you’re on the go and need to carry as little as possible! Not only can it be used for the cheeks but put a little bronzer in the crease of the eye and you’ll achieve a natural looking shadow! We love Nars’ formula because it has just right amount of pigmentation.
Nars Blush/Bronzer Duo Mini, $24; sephora.com
This is a must-have is a translucent powder. It’s a cult classic for a good reason. This powder does a great job of keeping your face intact all day and all night long and it doesn't look cakey at all!
Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Setting Powder, $39; bloomingdales.com
Spending time on your brows, will help you achieve the perfect overall effect of your no-makeup look. An eyebrow gel gives your eyebrows a fuller look without being too sculpted, which is perfect when you are trying to achieve this look. This product keeps your brows looking great all day long.
Benefit Gimme Brow+ Volumizing Eyebrow Gel, $24, bloomingdales.com
Finding a mascara that doesn’t clump or rub off onto your under eye throughout the day is tough! Luckily we found this winner that stays on all day and doesn’t clump keeping you looking great all day long! Plus it gives your lashes so much volume that it almost looks like your wearing fake lashes!
Tarteist Lash Paint, $23; ulta.com
Last but certainly not least, lock it all in place with a setting spray. This spray is great for locking everything in place while still hydrating your skin. Having a travel size of this spray on you is great for when your face needs a little more hydration.
Mario Badescu Facial Spray with Aloe, Herbs and Rosewater, $12; sephora.com
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