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The 2022 Summer Survival Kit Every Beauty Lover Needs

The 2022 Summer Survival Kit Every Beauty Lover Needs

As told by the LYS Beauty team

Summer is the season where less is more, and minimalism is the secret to well-executed beauty and fashion moments. And just as we trade in fabulous faux fur coats for linens and basics, our bag needs to be upgraded with tried-and-true beauty (& non-beauty) items that every beauty lover needs. We’ve rounded up the must-have items that are pool-approved, beach-approved, and vacay-approved for your upcoming adventures. 

  1. SPF! SPF! SPF! outdoor
    First things first - sun protection! Protecting your skin from harmful UV ways is important year-round, but extra  activities call for more frequent touch-ups. 
  2. Sunglasses
    Because there’s no better way to look chic other than statement sunglasses. Plus, it’s the perfect way to conceal under-eye pads. This season, sporty shields, classic cat eyes, and oversized tinted aviators are climbing the charts for most sought-after styles. 
  3. Touch-Up Powder
    If you’re anything like us, you love a good radiant beat, but unwanted shine is no fun to deal with and often makes the makeup look appear messy. Keep a Triple Fix Translucent Pressed Setting Powder in your bag for those on-the-go touch-ups that mattify the look of breakthrough shine, and add a thin layer of coverage to keep your look intact all day. This formula contains Vitamin B3 (Niacinamide) to help reduce the appearance of pores and limit excess shine, making companion this powder the perfect complexion , regardless of your skin type. And the pressed formula makes for hassle and mess-free application each time. 
  4. Juicy Lip Gloss
    Winter is not the only time we have to give our lips extra TLC! Stock up on Speak Love Hydrating Lip Treatment Oils to coat lips with irresistible shine with this rejuvenating, non-stick formula. Infused with a nourishing blend of Sunflower, Carrot, Sweet Almond, and Macadamia Nut Oil, this overnight treatment oil helps hydrate and condition dehydrated, cracked lips, doubling as lip prep for bold, vibrant pigments. 
  5. Silk Hair Ties
    Hair ties can cause friction on hair strands, which can lead to break off over time. Switch up your look and protect your crown with silk or satin alternatives that secure to hair in place without creasing and breakage. 
  6. Hydrating Facial Mist
    Nothing says pick-me-up like a refreshing facial mist. To refresh dull makeup, use a soothing facial mist and Confident Complexion Sponge blend away any texture and give skin a quick burst of hydration. 
  7. Electrifying Highlighter
    If you haven’t touched your highlighter since the strobing days of 2015, now is the perfect time for a product refresh. The Aim High Pressed Highlighter Powder doubles as an allover eyeshadow shimmer, or complexion booster that instantly adds reflection and glimmer to the skin without the unwanted chunky glitter. Give skin a healthy dose of radiance with this clean formula that’s enriched with Sodium Hyaluronate and Green Tea Extract for intensive, long-lasting hydration.