We slathered, spritzed, and sprayed to find the ultimate skin, hair, and makeup products to help you look absolutely gorgeous this summer.
Swirl open the tube and swipe a little under each eye to even out the delicate surface, hide discoloration, protect from UV
rays, and soothe tired skin. We love that it goes on smooth and makes eyes look brighter.
Buy it: $75; laprairie.com.
Customize your cheeks' fetching blush with a powder duo in a golden bronzer and a shimmering pink. This is just the right
mix to give you that sun-kissed glow you don't want to get from the actual sun.
Buy it: $35; trishmcevoy.com.
A little dusting of powder can help get your tan started early in the season, deepen it midsummer, or extend it at season's
Buy it: $50; sephora.com.
From light to dark, spring to fall, this clever compact gives you just the touch of color you need. You can customize by blending
or layering with the brush included. Play without fear of streaking or orange undertones.
Buy it: $15; physiciansformula.com for retailers.
Don't let the word "cream" deter you; this one goes on sheer, not tacky, with a velvety finish, and it stays and stays. Beach
Bronze (pictured) is one of 16 shades.
Buy it: $24; bobbibrowncosmetics.com.
This summer, you'll love the barely there coverage that plumps skin with hydrating hyaluronic acid, softening wrinkles and
fine lines and hiding imperfections and enlarged pores.
Buy it: $65; spacenk.com.
They're inevitable as we mature: little broken capillaries on the eyelids. Cover up with a dab on each lid, blend upwards,
and follow with eyeshadow (which won't crease all day) or go without.
Buy it: $25; trishmcevoy.com.
When you're in leisure mode, dual-purpose products make sense, and triple's even better. This one combines your cream, SPF
20, and makeup in one travel-ready tube. The sheer hint-of-color tint comes in 10 shades.
Buy it: $42; lauramercier.com.
The essence of low-maintenance makeup, this oil-free foundation blends easily and creates a smooth, high-def canvas.
Buy it: $45; chanel.com.
Glam meets beach in picture-perfect lashes that stay coated in any element. The brush reaches even tiny lashes to convert
them to long and lush.
Buy it: $26; lancome.com.
There's nothing worse on the beach than a gloss that grabs hold of every stray hair in the breeze. At last: a gorgeously glossy,
nonsticky jumbo pencil that comes in seven shades, including this wear-with-anything nude beige-pink.
Buy it: $24; narscosmetics.com.
Originally created for water-ballet performers, this waterproof eyeliner uses evaporating silicone emollients so pigment glides
on before it sets. For a softer look, smudge with your finger within 60 seconds. The liner lasts all day—without melting in
the heat—and into the evening, too.
Buy it: $18; sephora.com.
Heading to a week at the beach? Take travel-size versions of best-sellers from this luxury brand created by a plastic surgeon
to increase cell-turnover and retexturize skin: Cleanser Crème Luxe, Tonique Preparatif Moisturizing Renewal Cream and Eye
Cream, Fermitif Neck Renewal Cream SPF 15, Sensitif Cellular Repair Cream SPF 15, and Cleanser Gentil Gelée.
Buy it: $275; reviveskincare.com.
All-in-one: Everything from blush to eyeshadow to lip gloss comes in this nifty kit. The pieces snap together—or break apart
for toting separately.
Buy it: $58; jouercosmetics.com.