• The last thing surf- and sun-fried hair needs is more drying, color-damaging salt. Instead of a saline spray, try Pureology Sea Kissed Texturizer Salt-Free Tousle Mist ($28, pureology.com), a color-safe spray that features nourishing olive, apricot and jojoba oils. Oribe Surfcomber Tousled Texture Mousse ($37, oribe.com) hydrates while it creates texture and separation for a beachy look.

  • Is your cat eye heatwave-proof? Make Up For Ever Aqua Eyes ($19, sephora.com) has a combination of evaporating silicone emollients and microcristalline waxes to adhere to skin through blazing heat, sweat and tears. Waterproof CoverGirl Ink It! By Perfect Point Plus ($6, covergirl.com) glides on smooth with intense, long-lasting color (up to 12 hours).

  • Take out an insurance policy on your look with Urban Decay Chill Makeup Setting Spray ($29, sephora.com), a non-sticky mist that cools schvitzing skin and helps keep makeup in place. Benefit Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer ($32, benefitcosmetics.com) puts foundation on lockdown by creating a smooth surface for makeup to cling to.

  • A magic trick, for sure: L'Oral Paris Magic Nude Liquid Powder Bare Skin Perfecting Makeup ($12.95, lorealparisusa.com) goes from fluid to silky, complexion-smoothing powder as you blend it fingertips. Maybelline FIT me! Shine-Free Stick Foundation ($8.99, maybelline.com) features concealer-like coverage in an oil-free, gel-based formula with an anti-shine absorbent powder core.

  • Even if you're naturally sun-kissed by now, use bronzer to blend away funky tan lines and contour sexy cheekbones. This saucer-sized Orlane Soleil Cuivre 02 Compact Bronzer ($40, neimanmarcus.com) is perfect for swirling a big body brush. Laura Mercier Matte Radiance Baked Powder ($36, lauramercier.com) has the most flattering finish: not too shimmery, but with a radiant sheen.

  • Sweat and sunscreen can leave a dulling film on skins surface. Wash away a hot day with Victoria's Secret Sun Blissed Buffing Body Wash ($10, victoriassecret.com), which has vitamin C beads to polish skin. Nyakio Kenyan Coffee Body Scrub ($55, hsn.com) exfoliates with a blend of coffee beans and sugar, while mogongo nut oil moisturizes skin.

  • Healthy pink cheeks are pretty much the only makeup we endorse for the beach, and luckily Cargo Water Resistant Blush ($26, birchbox.com) lets you take a dip without a meltdown. Bobbi Brown Sheer Color Cheek Tint ($26, bobbibrowncosmetics.com), part of the summer Nude Beach collection, has a cream texture that makes skin look lit from within.

  • Like the original Lip Tar, new Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Lip Tar Stained Gloss ($18, sephora.com) isnt going anywhere, even though its juicy sheen looks just-applied. Josie Maran Magic Marker Lip & Cheek Stain ($19, sephora.com) does double-duty, with hyaluronic acid that keeps it from drying out.

  • Theres a sunscreen for every personality. Like your SPF designer, like your shades? Oscar de la Renta Moisturizing Sunscreen SPF 30 Cream ($30, oscardelarenta.com) has a light orange blossom scent. SkinCeuticals Sport UV Defense SPF 50 ($40, skinceuticals.com) was tested on marathon runners to endure even the sweatiest conditions.

  • Prefer mineral sunscreens? Kate Somerville Daily Deflector Waterlight Broad Spectrum SPF 50 ($48, katesomerville.com) is amazingly lightweight with zero white residue. And Neutrogena Clear Face Liquid Lotion Sunscreen ($10.49, neutrogena.com) wont agitate breakout-prone skin.


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