It’s the first day of summer (21 June) and you’ve got your summer wardrobe sorted but what about your makeup kit? With temperature’s creeping higher and higher this week, one item that you need in your makeup bag is a hard-working makeup setting spray.
To get through the heat with a flawless face and avoiding embarrassing meltdowns, it’s important that you set your makeup and keep your face hydrated, along with a good oil controlling primer, but that’s a topic for another day.
There are different types of setting sprays. Products on offer can give your makeup look a matifying finish, a dewy finish or just keep the skin hydrated giving it a natural radiant result.
Smashbox Photo Finish Primer Water
This setting spray claims to be a 2 in 1 product that fixes and primes your makeup at the same time. This product is available in 5ml, a perfect size for travel.
Buy here £22
Urban Decay – various
Whatever finish look you prefer, Urban Decay has got you as they have three different solutions of setting spray, the choice is yours.
Urban Decay All Nighter: A long lasting makeup setting spray that promises to work for up to 16 hours.
Urban decay Chill: Choose this for a cooling and hydrating result. Lasts for up to 12 hours.
Urban Decay De-slick: Designed for oily skin to help control excess oil with a matifying finish. Also available in travel sizes.
Buy here £23.50
Mac Prep + Prime Fix +
This very popular mist can be sprayed before and after makeup application. It is a hydrating water that is a must have for every makeup lover. Also comes in a 30ml bottle.
Buy here £18
Makeup Forever Mist and Fix
This alcohol free and light weight hydrating mist creates a barrier to shield from the elements, while offering a long-lasting hold for up to 12 hours.
Buy here £8.50
NYX Makeup Setting Spray
This setting spray is available in two formulas. They offer a matte finish and a dewy finish for a fresh look.
Buy here £7
L’Oréal Infallible Fixing Mist
The brands first ever setting spray has an ultra- fine texture and promises to hold your makeup for an impressive 24 hours!
Buy here RRP £8.99
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