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Summer Makeup Favourites

summer makeup favourites
Hi Lovelies
I really love summer BUT wearing makeup can be a bit of a challenge, so my challenge the start of the month was to find makeup that would last during hot days and thankfully after trying a few products I finally came up with with these lovely products and I just have to they all faired really well and stayed on my face all day even on the hottest day.

For Summer I like to wear makeup that is light to wear and also long lasting. I usually go for a natural look with a bright or nude lipstick.

Beauty Favourites
Urban Decay Naked Foundation  Cruelty Free // Vegan 
This foundation is super light almost weightless and is very breathable so its perfect for the summer months. I wear these foundation over a moisturiser and finish it with the urban decay all nighter to keep it in place all day.  The good thing is that this foundation is its build able so you can have a

Urban Decay Naked Concealer Cruelty Free
This concealer goes very well with the urban decay naked foundation, I apply it to my under eyes and brows. This lasts just as much as the foundation and isn't drying. Its a win-win product for me.

Soap and Glory Supercat Eyeliner Cruelty Free /// Vegan 
 Sometimes when I apply eyeliner in hot weather it can melt during the day but with this eyeliner this hasn't been that problem. I love how easy it is to apply the liner and how neatly it applies too.

Barry M Lash Vegas Mascara Cruelty Free /// Vegan
For mascaras in summer I like them to make my lashes look natural with a little bit of a curl as I find a lot of others a bit too heavier for the summer months

Illamasqua Satin Lipsticks Cruelty Free  
I just love the brand Illamasqua and one of my most favourite products from the brand has to be the satin lipstick, they are very smooth to apply and they come in nude to bright pinks and reds. They are soft so keep my lips feeling moisturised. My favourite at the moment is Cherub which is a lovely warm coral shade.

Urban Decay Beached Bronzer Cruelty Free
Bronzer is one of my favourite makeup products in the summer as it can be used on the face or the body. I love applying this on my cheek bones to define them to give them a contoured look and it works very well.

The Balm Mary Lou Highlighter Cruelty Free /// Vegan 
I can honestly say ever since I got this highlighter I have worn it most days because I just love it so much! it highlights the cheekbones to perfection; I mean seriously you notice such a difference wearing this highlighter. I use this for my cheeks, brows, cupids bow and to mix with other eyeshadows.

What is your favourite Summer Maker

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  1. LaaLaa Monroe26 July 2016 at 09:38

    I'm such a fan of urban decay & illamasqua, I always need a bronzer and highlighter just to look sunkissed, The Balm Mary Lou is one of my favourites too x

  2. Hannah Latoya Bond26 July 2016 at 11:20

    I have that concealer by Urban Decay. It's a really great concealer x

  3. Hannah Latoya Bond26 July 2016 at 11:21

    I also have that Soap And Glory eyeliner too, i love it. Illamasqua used to be one of my favorite makeup brands once upon a time. Now i've just fallen out of love with the brand. I've never fallen out of love with a brand before like I have done with Illamasqua x

  4. beautyqueenuk26 July 2016 at 16:13

    I adore the Urban Decay Bronzer it is so good as is Naked SKin x

  5. Ashleigh - www.beingashleigh.com26 July 2016 at 16:57

    I love S&G Super cat eyeliner too. It's so pigmented! Also been wanting to try the UD Naked foundation for ages now!

    Ashleigh x

    www.beingashleigh.com - UK fashion, lifestyle and travel blog

  6. Dannii Martin26 July 2016 at 19:05

    I tend to just wear mascara in the summer, and hopefully a good tan takes care of the rest haha

  7. Jess | The Indigo Hours26 July 2016 at 19:51

    I really want to try the UD Naked foundation, it sounds lovely, especially for warmer days! Mary Lou Manizer looks gorgeous, too <3

    Jess xo | The Indigo Hours

  8. Rhian Westbury26 July 2016 at 21:35

    The naked concealer is my absolute favourite concealer, I really want to try the foundation when some of the ones I have are used x

  9. These are some awesome picks. I'd try out the Soap and Glory eyeliner and those satin lipsticks.

  10. I recently picked up UD's foundation because of my skin darkening over two shades in foundation since it is summer time. I have to say I love it. I can't find a concealer that matches me, though. It's sad.

    S .x http://ramblingsofayoungprgirl.blogspot.com

  11. Amy Deverson27 July 2016 at 10:16

    I way prefer wearing lighter makeup in the summer too. I really need to try the Urban Decay Naked foundation - I've heard so many good things about it! x

  12. Samantha Rickelton27 July 2016 at 10:30

    I am quite lazy in summer and hardly wear any make up :-O

    A nice coat of mascara (I am loving Chanel's at the moment) and my Liz Earle moisturiser and I'm good to go x

  13. Cattitude & Co.27 July 2016 at 10:37

    Urban Decay's foundation looks so great, I really need to try it!

  14. The London Mum27 July 2016 at 11:01

    I need that eyeliner, mine always smudges int he heat!

  15. Stella Olojola27 July 2016 at 12:27

    Good to know they are all cruelty free. Will check them out.

  16. Hannah Brice27 July 2016 at 20:03

    I really do need some new make up to withstand this heat! It just slides off my face. Great review of products

  17. Hannah Heartss27 July 2016 at 21:26

    I am obsessed with that Urban Decay concealer! x

  18. I am on the lookout for a good bronzer and keep seeing Urban Decay Beached Bronzer recommended. Will have to check it out.

  19. Excellent suggestions here. I really ought to buy myself a few of these and see what difference they can make to my aging look.

  20. ana de jesus28 July 2016 at 10:29

    I am a fan of cruelty free make up and it would be great to update my makeup collection.

  21. I love the range of lipstick colours and that they are cruelty free.

  22. Anosa Malanga29 July 2016 at 00:39

    Loving this makeup collection of favourites, I am getting urban decay products are belated birthday presents so I am really excited.

  23. My favourite summer make up tends to be L'Oreal for the basics such as cover up and mascara, and the naked palette for my eyeshadow. I tend to steer towards other brands for winter makeup though, like Mac cover up x

  24. Kira L Curtis30 July 2016 at 00:10

    I love how everything is cruelty free! I really need to try the naked foundation, I've heard such good things!