3 waterproof makeup tricks for your beach babe look

Summer is our favourite season, hands down. Sunshine and warm weather, poolside and beachside bliss. There’s nothing we love better than a pool party, barbecue, an outdoor festival or a summer wedding. The trouble is, we have a hard time keeping our makeup sweat-proof and waterproof, what with all of the dancing, eating, happy-crying (#weddings) and let’s not forget, swimming.

We’ve learned our lessons though, and there are ways to get a flawless summer looks that stays on for as long as you need it to. Here are 3 must haves to lock down your warm-weather beauty look - no matter where your summer takes you.

Face on fleek

3 waterproof makeup tricks for your beach babe look

A foundation that makes you look more awake, covers blemishes and enhances your skin’s natural glow? Yes, this kind of beauty magic exists and it’s right here in this excellent base. It’s fortified with SPF15, too, so you’re covered on all fronts.

Rimmel London Wake Me Up Make Up Foundation SPF 15, £8.99

Glow on

3 waterproof makeup tricks for your beach babe look

Your bronzer makes up 50% of your summer beauty look - summer makeup is nothing without that warm glow. And what makes this one even more exceptional is that it’s waterproof. Yes, believe it. Completely budge-free with a built-in SPF15, no matter how long you lounge on your blow-up flamingo. You’re winning.

Rimmel London Natural Bronzer, £5.99

Lash out

3 waterproof makeup tricks for your beach babe look

Get lashes for days with a formula that stays put no matter how sweaty you get. Even if you get caught in a flash rainstorm or find yourself sobbing at a wedding – you’re covered. No ugly cry here. Our summertime favourite is feather-light and clump-free with moisturising Argan oil to condition your eyelashes through it all.

Rimmel London Wonder'full Waterproof Mascara With Argan Oil, £7.99

Want more ways to ace your summer makeup look? Discover the easiest, breeziest way to nail sun-kissed contouring with our helpful guide