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May’s hottest beauty releases to combat all your summer woes

Covering all your bases

By Mamta Mody  May 4th, 2018

The temperatures are scorching higher than ever and your beauty routine is bearing its wrath. The foundation is slipping down from your face, and your skincare routine is totally out of whack. And that best-selling heady fragrance you bought in winter? It isn’t doing its job either. We feel you. To tackle all your summer beauty woes, May’s hottest releases will come to the rescue. There’s slip-proof make-up from Smashbox and L’Oreal Paris that lasts through the day, floral cocktails from Chloe to leave you smelling great and a hard-working sunscreen that protects you from pollution, UV rays and it all. Go ahead now, dive into the pool or head to brunch. We’ve got your back. 

The best beauty releases of May:

Elizabeth Arden Grand Entrance Mascara, Rs 1,720

It brings together the best parts of your favourite mascaras to lift and curl your lashes with a formula that doesn’t flake on you even after hours.

Smashbox Photo Edit Eye Shadow Glitter Trio in Pic Me, Rs 1,900

This palette will satiate all your shimmery make-up cravings. Simply press the colour on your lids to get the foil look.

Nykaa Bright Side Nail Care, Rs 249

Pop on this revitalising polish while you wait for your brittle, yellowing nails to recover from endless rounds of gel manicures.

Heliocare 360 Fluid Cream SPF 50+, Rs 2,250

Antioxidants are great for fighting signs of premature ageing caused by sun damage. This sunscreen is loaded with the most powerful kind, Fernblock, which also suits those suffering from sensitivity and acne.

L’Oréal Paris Infallibe Pro-Matte Foundation, Rs 999

If the heat is wrecking your contouring game, consider this semi-matte foundation. It makes sure your highlights look shiny, not sweaty.

Chloé Absolu de Parfum, Rs 8,250

How do you celebrate 10 years of an iconic rose fragrance? With a limited-edition concentrate that puts the spotlight on that heady damask rose, perfectly rounded off with vanilla and patchouli.

Estée Lauder Pure Color Envy Paint-on Liquid Lipstick, Rs 2,200

One swipe of this creamy, hydrating lipstick is enough for an opaque finish. You’ll find it tough to choose from the matte, metallic and vinyl finishes.