For far too long, ladies everywhere have heard little more than beauty advice urging them to look natural, fresh-faced, and always balanced. The classic dictate that commands one to focus on the eyes or the lips – but never both – is now stepping aside to an alternative practice which the Independent.ie terms the “DoubleGlam” makeup look.
Unless you’ve been using the same shade of lipstick since your prom in the ’80s, chances are you’re no stranger to the process of makeup shopping. Alas, it’s no easy task, as colors aren’t always faithful in the fluorescent mall lighting, and it’s not always easy to tell what the long-term effects will be on your skin and your overall look.
Like the gym, the beach is one of those places that definitely makes it up there on the “avoid makeup at all costs” list. However, because we know there’s always going to be enough of you who insist on getting just a tad dolled up, here are a few items you may want to consider in lieu of your standard makeup fixes.