The MOST IMPORTANT item on the list. I’m sure you’ve seen the graphic picture circulating this week of the woman with skin cancer. Don’t let that be you. You’re likely spending a lot of time outside and it’s vital to protect yourself, if nothing but for vanity purposes. Luckily many of the products listed below include at least SPF 15.
I am fair-skinned so a little goes a long way. I am not a fan of wearing bronzer in the winter because I feel it looks unnatural. But it does look gorgeous this time of year, and is much safer than a natural tan! Use sparingly and choose the correct color: there’s a fine line between a sun-kissed glow and an Oompa Loompa.
Nothing is better than applying your makeup and it melting off your face before your first cup of coffee. Heat and humidity do a number on my skin, so I try to be proactive about protecting my hard work. My face is especially oily, so I regularly use setting powder, setting spray, and oil blotting sheets.