Summer is well under way! Whether you’ll be hanging at family at a reunion or soaking up the sun on the beach, you’ll want to make sure to pack your beauty essentials with you. Toss the below products into your weekend bag to help keep you looking flawless, feeling fresh and staying protected during your summer soirees.
dr. brandt pores no more pore refiner primer ($45, drbrandtskincare.com): A multi-purpose primer that slides onto the skin as a velvety base and blurs imperfections and pores, enhancing your skin’s naked appearance as well as prepping it for long-lasting foundation and BB/CC creams. Instantly diminish the appearance of pores, mattify shine, and prep skin for makeup in one simple step with the revamped formula. Use on its own for airbrushed, bare skin; under makeup as an all-day mattifying base; or for quick touch ups over makeup to reduce shine throughout the day.
Avon SKIN SO SOFT Bug Guard Collection ($14-$16, avon.com): Protect your family during dusk and dawn when mosquitoes are the most active with this heavy duty insect repellent. These double-duty formulas shield delicate skin from the sun while repelling insects like mosquitoes and deer ticks. DEET-free and formulated with Vitamin E and soothing Aloe, Bug Guard effectively repels mosquitoes, deer ticks, black flies, sand flies, gnats, and more for eight hours. Available in a Pump Spray, Aerosol Spray, Towelettes, Gentle Breeze Lotion, and a Cool ‘n Fabulous Disappearing Color Lotion.
Ban Total Refresh Cooling Body Cloths ($3.29, drugstores): The first-ever in the United States on-the-go cooling cloths that leave you feeling completely refreshed, with just one wipe. What truly sets these cloths apart is the proprietary PowderSilk™ technology imported exclusively from Japan. These revolutionary cloths instantly cool on contact and leave skin feeling refreshed in an instant with a translucent, superfine powder so skin stays smooth and comfortable with no sticky residue.