Your festival beauty product checklist is here
What to pack to stay festive and comfortable out there
It's only a few more days until Coachella officially kicks off festival season— the CBC Music Festival is not far behind!. Whether you're headed to many outdoor festivals this summer or just one big one, it's important to show up with the right beauty essentials. Use our guide as your check-list; it's got all the essentials… like body shimmer, hair dye and face stickers! Of we're also covering off the practical products like tinted sunscreen, shampoo and natural deodorant too. No matter if you're a seasoned goer or a first timer, this list has everything you'll need more to stay festive and comfortable so you can enjoy the shows.
One of the most important products to pack for festival season is sunscreen. Skinceuticals tinted mineral version offers broad-spectrum sun protection, plus moisturizing benefits and a tint that suits many skin tones.
Skinceuticals Physical Fusion UV Defense SPF 50, $46, skinceuticals.ca
Festival beauty is all about ease, and products you can apply effortlessly, anywhere reign supreme. Enter Nudestix's tinted mineral stick, which comes in 10 shades to smooth texture, blemishes and pores, leaving you with a flawless finish on the go.
Nudestix Nudies Tinted Blur, $33, nudestix.ca
It's going to be a hot one out there, but there's no need to sweat it. A natural, aluminum-free deodorant is the key to keep you feeling fresh. Kopari's coconut version glides on clear and has a lingering fruity scent.
Kopari Coconut Deodorant, $18, sephora.com
Festival season is the time to take the beauty risks you only dream of daring to the rest of the year. For eyes, that's all about bold and bright pigment-rich shadows that blend easily and last all day. Wear these individually or together, either way, there's no going wrong.
NYX Off Tropic Shadow Palette, $24, nyxcosmetics.ca
Lime Crime's unicorn hair tints come in all shades of pinks, purples and blues in semi-permanent formulas that can be mixed together for a mermaid effect, painted in streaks or used as solid tones.
Lime Crime Unicorn Hair Tint Semi-Permanent Hair Color, $22.43, nordstrom.com
If you're looking for a single lip product that does it all, this is it, and then some. A little colour, a little shine and a whole lot of moisture, Nars Cosmetics' balm is packed with antioxidants, and it comes in the brand's famous 'Orgasm' shade, which naturally flatters all.
Nars Cosmetics Afterglow Lip Balm, $35, narscosmetics.ca
Want to shine during the shows? Ouai's hair and body shimmer made with diamond powder can be applied from head to toe for a lightweight, mirror-like effect that's sure to get noticed.
Ouai's Hair & Body Shine Mist, $40, theouai.com
It's easy to see why face stickers are one of the most fun beauty trends spotted at any festival. Prettylittlething's pearl version is glam and super easy to apply. Use as few or as many as you like to make them your own.
Prettylittlething Party Pearls Face Jewel, $6.60, prettylittlething.com
After a long night of performances, you want something to help you freshen up before bed — easily. Sephora Collection's watermelon wipes remove makeup and hydrate skin.
Sephora Collection Cleansing & Exfoliating Wipes, $4, sephora.com