Hot Day Makeup Tutorial

    Are you tired of me complaining about the weather yet? Seriously though, any hotter and my car thermometer will be introduced to numbers itโ€™s never seen before! Well, I thought I would channel my frustration into something positive and show you my hot day makeup routine.

    Hot Day Makeup Tutorial

    With my combo skin, sticking to matte products is a must in the heat. I also kept the eyes pretty light while using my lip color as the center of attention (one of my favorite makeup shortcuts).

    Watch the video for the tutorial:

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    This look is pretty quick and painless, and doesnโ€™t make me feel weighed down throughout the day. As I mentioned in the video, if you have dry skin, you should probably swap out one of the matte products for a cream. One lightweight cream blush that lasts all day on me is the e.l.f. HD Cream Blush.

    What are your favorite products to use for the dog days of summer?

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    29 COMMENTS

    1. love this look! this has actually been my go-to look for work lately. i work in an office but go outside a dozen or more times a day so this type of look makes it easy and fuss-free to constantly go in and out without having to worry about how my makeup is looking. i’ve been swearing by the revlon colorstay makeup lately – i am typically super oily by the end of the (work)day but not with this stuff!! it looks just as good at 5:30 as it did at 7:30 when I put it on!! i do have the rimmel stay matte foundation and i think i’ve only used it once and didn’t really like it. i think i will try to give it another chance tomorrow! ๐Ÿ™‚

        • I have a helluva time finding ANY foundation that matches me!! so far the revlon one is the best one I’ve found. I have a Clinique one that I like a lot too but it’s wayyyy too expensive to buy regularly so I only wear it once in a while. I wonder if the Colorstay whipped ones have different tones than the regular liquid ones? I haven’t tried that line yet but I’ve heard good things about it!

    2. I love the suggestion of using your lip color as the center of attention. I did my face, and only mascara on my eyes and red lips today, which worked great for a hot day in the city!

    3. I’ve been trying out the Estee Lauder Double Wear Foundation and trying out a variety of primers to help improve its wear during the hot days!

    4. I saw you doing kissy faces in the background of the lippie! lol. You are totes adorbz. The only thing I add – and it’s a must for me! – is a finish spray, like ELF, or Urban Decay. I sweat, and it’s not dewy, it’s sweaty. This helps keep my makeup from sliding off my face.

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