From Beach to Bar
Ever arrived at the beach on a balmy summers afternoon ready to unwind, soak up some rays and dip in the cool ocean water only to be ravished by the sun, repeatedly dunked by tidal waves, battered by the sand whipping winds, topped off by an ambush of beach perfect beauty’s on their designer towels with their amply stocked beach bags with every essential product you wished you had packed in order to enjoy this long weekend in the sun?
With a few helpful suggestions you too can achieve coastal cool status with our top picks below for a simple transition to take you from the beach to the bar.
Dermalogica Protection 50 Sport SPF 50 $40.50
For those who like to get active in the sun know your safeguarding your skin as well as infusing antioxidants by using Protection 50 Sport SPF 50 broad-spectrum sunscreen. It utilises lipid-rich oleosome microspheres that boost sun protection, offers 40 minutes of water resistance, and is perfect for the face due to its non-greasy formula.
Dior show Iconic Waterproof High Definition Curler Mascara $52
There is always a dilemma of mixing water sports and make-up, no one want’s dreaded panda eyes coming out of the surf. - Otherwise known as mascara bleeding! This waterproof mascara is hailed by professional makeup artists worldwide as the best and thankfully stays where you apply it resulting in an extravagant curl, deep intense colour and extreme hold.
A Fragrant Sultriness
Chloé L'Eau de Chloe Eau de Toilette 100ml $140
This crisp and citrusy floral essence is the light interpretation of the original Chloé rose and perfect refreshing spritz for every beach bag. Mixing sparkling zesty citrus accords reminiscent of lemonade and sprinkled with rose petals this is the perfect refresher if you’re going from the beach to the bar.
David Jones Beauty Sunscreen Lotion SPF 50+ 500ml $24.95
It’s your most essential summer product and not sounding dramatic is a lifesaver. Housed in a convenient pump botte for easy all over body application, This SPF 50+ and formulated to provide very high protection from the sun. Dermatologically tested, it is suitable for every skin type including sensitive skin.
Laura Mercier Bonne Mine Stick Face Colour $30
Being at the beach is all about the natural however that shouldn’t mean you have to go without your make-up. Create a clever coverage with the range of four sheer, bendable sticks that leave your skin a radiant natural-looking colour with a sun-kissed luminous lightweight glow.
La Prairie Cellular Energizing Body Spray 100ml $155
After a relaxing beach day re-hydrate your skin with this uplifting body spray. Lavish with a light veil of moisture that firms and revitalise your skin. The luxurious energising spray is infused with the scent of Ruby Red Grapefruit, Bergamot, Cardamom and Verbena to both sooth and seduce.
Clinique Repairwear Intensive Lip Treatment $48
Sun exposure can cause dry and chapped lips so avoid such symptoms with this intensive treatment to replenishes the natural moisture barrier so lips stay soft and hydrated plus it boosts natural collagen giving you fuller looking lips for your night ahead