The best make-up products for hot weather

Adapt your beauty routine to the changing seasons.

make-up for hot weather

by Georgia Scott |
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If you're heading to a warmer climate on your holiday or prepping your make-up look for the summer months, you've come to the right place.

Switching up your make-up bag to suit the seasons may seem complicated but finding some beauty gems to rely on throughout the everchanging weather will make all the difference.

When you're busy planning your holiday activities, running to the office or getting ready for a day at the beach, you want to be confident that your make-up look will last during the hot weather.

Finding a new setting spray or applying a long-lasting primer before your foundation can be an easy fix to get flawless make-up in a warmer climate.

Below are some of the best products to protect your make-up during hot weather.

Whether you want to find a new powder to set your make-up, a new waterproof mascara to get the best-looking lashes or a product that will add some instant radiance, we have found some of the best beauty products you should try.


The best make-up products for hot weather

Ole Henriksen Banana Bright Face Primer, £401 of 13
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Ole Henriksen Banana Bright Face Primer

An illuminating face primer that will make sure your make-up stays put in the heat. With banana powder-inspired pigments, this instantly brightens skin, blurs imperfections and colour corrects.

NARS Smooth & Protect Primer SPF50, £292 of 13

NARS Smooth & Protect Primer SPF50

Priming your skin is a summer essential to make sure your make-up stays put especially in warmer weather and with the added SPF 50 to protect your skin, this product is a make-up bag essential.

Erborian CC Crème3 of 13
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Erborian CC Crème

Forget wearing foundation in hot weather but keep the skin looking even and flawless. The Erborian CC Crème instantly adapts to your natural skin tone to even out any discolouration and protects the skin from the sun.

Charlotte Tilbury Hollywood Flawless Filter4 of 13
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Charlotte Tilbury Hollywood Flawless Filter

We all crave that summer glow all year round and this product will instantly add radiance worthy of any Instagram filter. This multi-use product can be worn alone, mixed with foundation or applied on top of make-up as a glowy highlighter.

Caudalie Beauty Elixir5 of 13
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Caudalie Beauty Elixir

A refreshing facial spritz is a make-up must-have during hot weather to hydrate the skin and keep your make-up looking fresh. Use this facial spray as a toner on clean skin or throughout the day to bring your make-up back to life.

Charlotte Tilbury Beautiful Skin Sun Kissed Glow Bronzer6 of 13
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Charlotte Tilbury Beautiful Skin Sun Kissed Glow Bronzer

Create the ultimate sun-kissed glow with Charlotte Tilbury's cream bronzer. Infused with hyaluronic acid, this creamy bronzer glides seamlessly on the skin to create a naturally bronzed glow all year round.

Iconic London Sheer Blush7 of 13
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Iconic London Sheer Blush

Is there any other product to wear in hot weather other than liquid blush? Get the ultimate glowy summer skin with Iconic London's sheer blush to enhance your cheeks and add a natural highlight.

Huda Beauty Baby Bake8 of 13

Huda Beauty Baby Bake

Huda's classic Easy Bake powder is a godsend for those oily moments we all experience in summer, which is why we're obsessed with this new travel-friendly version. Baby Bake blurs lines, keeps make-up in place and keeps shine at bay. Oh, and it even comes with an applicator.

Maybelline Lash Sensational Waterproof9 of 13
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Maybelline Lash Sensational Waterproof

Achieve an instant false lash effect designed to stand the test of time. Waterproof mascara is everyone's best friend during the warmer months to prevent any smudging.

Beauty Pie The Perfect Waterproof Mascara10 of 13
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Beauty Pie The Perfect Waterproof Mascara

Looking to create natural volume and curl to your lashes? Get the look like you're wearing falsies designed to last whatever the weather.

L'Oreal Paris Shake & Glow Setting Mist, £9.9911 of 13

L'Oreal Paris Shake & Glow Setting Mist

L'Oreal Paris Shake & Glow Setting Mist is a setting mist that promises the glow we all crave. Containing coconut extract, it smells like a summer holiday. Your make-up should stay put for up to 24 hours.

Urban Decay All Nighter Long Lasting Makeup Setting Spray12 of 13
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Urban Decay All Nighter Long Lasting Makeup Setting Spray

Make-up tends to move around in hot weather but not with this classic setting spray. Ensure any look stays in place with the challenge of humidity and heat to prevent any smudging or movement. Designed for all skin types to keep make-up in place for up to 16 hours.

NYX Professional Makeup Slide On Lip Liner Pencil13 of 13

NYX Professional Makeup Slide On Lip Liner Pencil

Create the perfect pout that will not budge. This waterproof lip liner from NYX feels super creamy on the lips with a long-lasting finish perfect for any holiday.

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