Long-lasting makeup must-haves
Summer is looming. Which means that a) the weather is getting warmer b) everyone’s going to be acting increasingly more frivolous post-work, and c) the two combined means you need to invest in some long-lasting make-up. And stat.
3 OF THE BEST LONG-LASTING FOUNDATIONS
You could carry your foundation in your bag and reapply your face just before you leave the office. Or you could just start the day by applying a foundation that will withstand time, sweat, and even tears.
The hydrating and nourishing foundation features a longwearing formula that helps control shine and dries to a natural-looking powder finish.
This lightweight foundation offers SPF 30, is transfer resistant and is water-resistant for up to 90 minutes (midnight dip, anyone?).
Looking for a natural-looking finish that lasts? Then this compact is for you. The powder helps absorb oil while leaving a gorgeous, radiant finish.
3 OF THE BEST LONG-LASTING EYESHADOWS
Well done on nailing that smoky eye. But if you’ve reached the end of the day and it seems like that sultry eye look was all but a dream, then you need to get your hands on eyeshadows that can go the distance.
Not only will these shadows last, but they won’t crease either, making them the perfect tool for that gorgeous party eye look.
High pigmentation + longwearing formula = party perfection. These shadows will last all day and all night.
Wear each shade on it’s own, or blend them together for a gorgeous summer eye look – either way you have five long-lasting (and smudge-proof!) shades in one convenient compact.
3 OF THE BEST LONG-LASTING LIPSTICKS
Why bother reapplying your lipstick all night when one swipe at the beginning with a longwearing formula will do the job, too?
The bright, eye-catching shades are perfect for a night on the town and the no-budge finish means that you can be sipping on mojitos without worrying about touch-ups.
Napoleon Perdis Dévine Goddess Lipstick, $35, 02 8595 0911
These pigmented lipsticks will do wonders to make your pout stand out all night long. Oh, and herbal extracts and antioxidants will ensure they feel good, too.
Apply one coat of the lipstick base and one coat of the gloss and you’re set for whatever your night may bring you.
Which long-lasting products do you use when going out straight from work? Which products are your favourite to use on balmy summer nights?