For the last 7 days on twitter we've been sharing some product secrets and tips to avoid makeup meltdown when the temps are scorching hot and the humidity level makes it feel like you're swimming in pea soup.
Not to fear, we've now compiled all of these tips here for easy reference. Make sure you print/bookmark these - you're going to need them soon!
No Melt Makeup (NMM)Tip #1: Start by prepping skin with a lightweight, oil-free moisturizer/sunscreen - Biore Skin Preservation Dual Fusion and Olay Color Recapture Anti Aging Moisturizer are great choices.
No Melt Makeup(NMM)Tip #2: Forget adding powder during the day! Invest in high quality blotting papers and gently blot shine. We like MAC Blot Film & Nuturing Force Facial Blotting Paper.
No Melt Makeup(NMM)Tip #3:Use a GREAT waterproof mascara. CHANEL Inimitable Waterproof Multi-Dimensional Mascara or Neutrogena Healthy Volume Mascara are wonderful choices.
No Melt Makeup (NMM)Tip #4: Use a GREAT waterproof eyeliner. We like Urban Decay 24/7 eye liner & Sue Devitt Eye Intensifier Pencil.
No Melt Makeup (NMM)Tip #5: Use sheer gel/liquid color face products. We like Tarte Cheek Stain Blissful & Armani Sheer Pigments Fluid Blush
No Melt Makeup (NMM)Tip #6: Use a mattifying/anti shine product. We love Peter Thomas Roth Anti-Shine Mattifying Gel (before makeup) & Sonia Kashuk Eliminate Shine Mattifying Spray Powder (after makeup).
No Melt Makeup NMM Tip #7: Use a finishing spray. We love Model In A Bottle Make Up Setting Spray Matte Finish 60ml/2oz & Sue Devitt Microquatic Luminous Finishing Spray .
*Photo Credit: Suat Eman