Beach-Inspired Beauty for a Summer's Day Featured

You'll feel beachy-keen in no time this summer with LUXOS' seasonal pick of must haves.

by 02 July 2017

A full face of makeup and the summer heat is not an ideal combination, however, an array of products makes it possible to pull off a glamourous look without worrying about smearing and smudging. Waterproof makeup and bold, beachy shades of blue all come together to create the most mermaid-esque look perfect for a summer day on the shore.


bareMinerals Complexion Rescue Tinted Hydrating Gel Cream 


Lightweight or full coverage? That is the question. Once upon a time, all makeup aficionados thought they needed to sacrifice one to get the other. With this bareMinerals formula that feels more like a moisturizer than a foundation, it is possible to achieve an airbrushed look without feeling weighed down. This gel is perfect for the beach because it contains a broad spectrum sunscreen as well as hydration agents that will give you a dewy look without appearing oily. 

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tarte Cheek Stain in Glisten

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A cheek stain should be your go-to product in the summertime; you’ll achieve a long-lasting, rosy glow without hours of sun exposure. Tarte’s cheek stain in “Glisten” is teeming with antioxidants and will last 12 hours. Swipe this along your cheekbones and rub some on the apples of your cheeks for a natural flush that will withstand sand and saltwater waves.

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Bobbi Brown: Peace, Love & Beach Limited Edition Eyeshadow Trio in Peace

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Nothing says beach babe like shades of blue and a hint of sparkle. Bobbi Brown’s newest eyeshadow compacts are the perfect mix of daring and darling. Use these aqua hues to create a playful eye look that brightens up your complexion, or simply use the shade “Seafoam” to lightly line your upper and lower lash lines for a pop of color. No matter the application, the shadows from this palette are sure to create an eye-catching look. You can pick up this compact along with other items from the Peace, Love & Beach collection beginning in July at Bobbi Brown cosmetics counters in travel retail locations worldwide.

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Charlotte Tilbury Lip Lustre in Seduction


Whether you are pairing it with a bold eye or simply want to go au naturel, a nude lip color is sure to complete your beachy makeup look. Try Charlotte Tilbury’s lip lustre in the shade “Seduction” to get the shine of a lip gloss with the pigmentation and staying power of a lipstick. The lustre is guaranteed to stay put for six hours and the color itself is natural yet noticeable, so you can pull off a put-together appearance.

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Bumble and bumble Surf Infusion


You can try to get beachy waves by crimping or curling, but perhaps the best way is to achieve this alluring look is with some sun and sand. Evenly distribute this surf infusion spray throughout your hair and let it work its magic as you spread out your beach blanket and relax. Your hair will feel softer, look more voluminous, and take on a wind-swept appearance. The best part? The spray protects against the drying effects of the sun’s UV rays and will work as a leave-in conditioner.

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