Warmer weather means festival season is on the horizon. You can look forward to music, art, dancing and memories to last you a lifetime, all enjoyed in the splendour of the great outdoors. We all love a good festival. But whether you’re camping, glamping, or sleeping out under the stars, it’s tough to look good when you’re far from civilisation and all the modern comforts of home.
Festival makeup must-haves
We’ve put together some that are user-friendly, last from morning till late at night, and fit easily into a small bag. This is the ultimate essential makeup kit for festival girls.
An easy to apply, powder-based foundation is your best bet. We recommend because it is lightweight on while providing a matte finish that blends perfectly with your skin tone. The nifty compact includes a mirror and applicator. This is a real lifesaver if you’re wondering how to make up your face when you don’t even have access to a proper bathroom.
NYX Professional Makeup Ombre Blush is what you need to bring some colour to your cheeks. Each of the seven shades includes two shades in one, so you can vary the colour and intensity of your blush while using a single, convenient product.
Define your eyes
If you’re not blessed with dark eyebrows, then Maybelline Brow Drama Shaping Chalk Powder is your go-to. It coats light eyebrows in a fine dusting of powder to enhance and define in one simple sweep of the compact applicator wand.
Spending the day outdoors means that waterproof mascara is vital. You need a lash definition that won’t budge come rain, shine, or sweltering heat! Try NYX Professional Makeup Doll Eye Waterproof Mascara for amazing length, curl and volume that lasts all day.
No one wants to be applying lipstick or lip gloss all day, right? is your ticket to a lipstick that looks freshly applied for hours on end. The product includes hydrating ingredients to , so your lip colour won’t flake. The double-ended applicator consists of lipstick and matching colour boosting lip balm enriched with hyaluronic acid. The colour options are amazing too - from natural nude lipstick to deep and sultry berry, there’s something for everyone’s taste.
While it’s great to have a huge collection of makeup at your fingertips, it’s easy to make do with this small stash of high-quality products. Why not try the same with your hair, and experiment with a new, ?
And now that you’re looking fresh and gorgeous, go and enjoy the music, laughter, friendship and everything else the festival has to offer!