Today was a scorching 39 degrees celsius and for the first time in a long time, I went to work without any foundation on! This is pretty amazing for me, as I always feel like I need some coverage in the cheek/nose area. It was a good feeling actually, especially since my makeup would melt right off anyway.
I did, however, wear other makeup. I put Jouer’s Peach Blossom mineral blush on my cheeks for a sheer and natural colour, and blended MAC’s satin taupe and another Tarte ivory eyeshadow on my lid, concentrating satin taupe near the upper lash line. I also wore mascara, a Body Shop tinted lip balm and groomed my brows and that was it.
So since it’s summer I’ve been craving a couple of heat-friendly, skin loving products – mineral products in particular. Here are my picks: