7 Waterproof Makeup That Will Last Through Rain, Sweat, Or Tears
1/7 For the brows
Anastasia Beverly Hills DIPBROW Pomade
The Anastasia Beverly Hills DIPBROW Pomade has been a cult-favourite when it comes to detailing eyebrows for years now. The pomade boasts a waterproof and long-wearing creamy formula available in 11 shades that won’t smudge during hot days or when you’re planning to go to the beach. Some people opt to use pomade because its consistency glides smoothly on the skin, allowing a versatile and buildable application whether you want to achieve a defined and natural-looking brow or a bold and dramatic brow look.
Benefit Goof Proof Eyebrow Pencil
If you’re used to doing your brows with a pencil, the Benefit Goof Proof Eyebrow Pencil might be perfect for you. With its custom, non-sharpen “goof-proof” tip, a glide-on formula, and a built-in spoolie-brush, it allows a fast and easy application for natural-looking brows. Benefit promises 12 shades with a 12-hour waterproof formula which is ideal when you’re planning on hitting the gym looking fresh and ready to grind.
2/7 For shaping the eyes
Burberry Effortless Kohl Eyeliner
This long-lasting and waterproof kohl eyeliner promises to give precise eye definition. Available in eight different shades, these colour-intense eyeliners glide on smoothly for effortless looks you can pull off all day. The retractable pen with exceptional colour payoff has a built-in sharpener that can create flawless winged eyeliner and with just a few blending, it can become a smokey eye for a more glammed up look.
Bobbi Brown Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner
This award-winning eyeliner offers the precision of a liquid liner with the ease of a gel-based formula. The Bobbi Brown Gel Eyeliner, available in eight shades, boasts as long-wearing with 12 hours of waterproof and sweat-resistant wear. Its gel formula makes it easy to apply and its high pigmentation delivers subtle to dramatic looks that won’t smudge or fade.
Too Faced Better Than Sex Eyeliner
Another cult-favourite is the Too Faced Better Than Sex Eyeliner that promises the easiest application in creating a sharp and smudge-proof line every single time. They claim to be a cutting-edge eyeliner which is a combination of their Easy Glide 24-hour waterproof formula and their original dual-fibre brush.
3/7 For a bright-eyed look
DIOR Diorshow Waterproof Mascara
Enriched with microfibres, the reinvented Diorshow Waterproof Mascara promises to reproduce the effect of lash extensions that endures water, sweat, or even tears. Its conditioning formula helps smoothen the lashes for an even more eye-catching shape, coverage and volume – as though you are about to walk the runway! Whether you’re planning to go to the beach, dance the night away, or watch a tear-jerking movie, this mascara might be the perfect one for you!
4/7 For covering up blemishes
Tom Ford Full Coverage Waterproof Concealer and Foundation
Tom Ford’s two-in-one foundation and concealer offers 12 shades that promises to give a flawless complexion essential to the Tom Ford face. Treat yourself with the luxe brand’s first full-coverage and waterproof formula which effectively hides imperfections including darkness under the eyes and other blemishes while maintaining a comfortable, breathable and a naturally-radiant finish. This hybrid product boasts to withstand heat, humidity, and water, leaving your foundation intact.
5/7 For the apples of the cheeks
CARGO Swimmables Water Resistant Blush
Want to look extra sun-kissed while still taking a dip in the water? The CARGO Swimmables Collection consists of a long-wearing, pressed-powder blush that just might grant your wish! It is a special silicone-coated powder for stronger adhesion and long-lasting waterproof wear. It swears to endure water, tear, and sweat, giving your skin an effortless glow.
6/7 For a beach-glow all year round
Tarte Amazonian Clay Waterproof Bronzer
If you want to achieve that summer radiant look anytime of the year, the Tarte Amazonian Clay Waterproof Bronzer guarantees to give you exactly that. The silky, streak-free powder is available in two universally-flattering shades that are infused with Amazonian clay, making it pigmented and effortlessly blendable. Also available in matte finish, it assures it won’t leave your skin patchy, instead, it will give you a hydrated, balanced, and radiant look even after hours of wear.
7/7 For the lips
Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick
The name says it all. Keep your lips plumped and hydrated with the Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick that vows to hold its own due to its weightless, colour-rich formula that does not bleed or transfer. This full coverage liquid lipstick with a creamy-matte texture is also enriched with Vitamin E and avocado oil, keeping your lips hydrated, soft, and comfortable.
Yves Saint Laurent Tatouage Couture Liquid Matte Lip Stain
For those who opt to use lip stains over lipsticks, the lightweight YSL Lip Stain boasts a revolutionary formula for ultra-matte and high-pigment colour that gives you that “naked-lip” feel. The exclusive liner-like applicator allows for precision outlining and filling in—creating perfectly defined lips every time. It is said to be non-drying, making it comfortable and lasts long on the lips. Pick your favourite among 28 stunning shades!
- Words Syrah Vivien Inocencio