Summer Makeup: Look of the Day

This weekend has been the hottest yet here in the UK, which usually means I don’t like to wear a ton of makeup only to sweat it off again in the heat. What I do like is a glowing skin, bright eyeshadow and brows that stay in place no matter how hot it gets so I came up with this look to tick all my summer beauty boxes.

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I adore the L’Oreal True Match Foundation but the shade is a little too dark for me so I mixed a tiny amount with Soap & Glory tinted moisturiser and applied it with a stippling brush and blending sponge.

For stay-put brows, I opted for the NYX gel which is waterproof and then applied L’Oreal Eye Paint in Sunset Goals all over the lid and blended two pinky-gold shades from the Morphe palette into the outer corner.

I finished with a little blush and highlight and the Bourjois liquid lipstick in peach club, which is a gorgeous shade but sadly doesn’t stay put on my lips no matter what I do!


Makeup used:
Clinique Pore Refining Solutions (£21, Boots)
L’Oreal Lumi Magique Primer £10.99, Superdrug)
Soap & Glory Glow Job (£11, Boots) mixed with L’Oreal True Match Foundation in 3.W Golden Beige (£9.99, Superdrug)
Maybelline Age Rewind Eye Concealer (£8.99, Superdrug)
NYX Eyebrow Gel in 03 Brunette (£6, Boots)
L’Oreal Brow Artist Plumper in Dark Brunette (£6.99, Boots)
e.l.f. Eye Primer (£3, Superdrug)
L’Oreal Infallibe Eye Paint in 307 Sunset Goals (£5.99, Superdrug)
Morphe 12S Soul of Summer Palette (£13, Beauty Bay)
Blue Eyeliner from cheap costume makeup set (no longer available, any blue eyeliner will do)
Maybelline Lash Sensational Mascara (£8.99, Boots)
Essence All About Matt Fixing Powder (£3, Wilkinsons)
L’Oreal True Match Highlighter in Golden Glow (£8.99, Boots)
Revlon Photoready Insta-Blush in 300 Rose Gold Kiss (£9.99, Boots)
Bourjois Rogue Edition Velvet Lipstick in 04 Peach Club (£8.99, Superdrug)
Soap & Glory Sexy Mother Plucker XL Plumping Lipgloss (£10, Boots)
Makeup Revolution Pro Fix Spray (£5, Superdrug)

Tools used: Real Techniques Miracle Complexion Sponge, Real Techniques Stippling Brush, Real Techniques Setting Brush, Ovonni Powder Brush, unbranded angled brow brush

Let me know what summer looks you’ve been trying out! x

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