Memorial Day is the official start of summer, and all the sweet and sunny shenanigans that come with it. Kick off the season right with an epic three day weekend of long beach days, boozy afternoon barbeques and cool night campfires.
Whether you're by the shore, escaping to the countryside, chillaxing by a pool somewhere or searching for your summer fling somebody, here are five beauty products to keep you looking fresh-faced and glowing throughout the weekend.
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With the mix of sea, salt, sand, sunscreen and sugary cocktail concoctions, it's important to keep your beauty routine in check.
From playful nail polish to lightweight lip balm, these products will take up less room than your mini-est mini skirt, but are essential for your start-to-summer survival.
Make a memorable impression this Memorial Day.
For Your Skin
Before you've achieved that perfect mid-summer bronzed glow, give your skin a subtle sunkissed appearance with enough SPF to shield it from the harmful rays while still setting the groundwork for a killer tan.
Stila Bronzing Tinted Moisturizer SPF 20, $32
For Your Hair
Skipping a shampoo or two over the weekend? Maintain healthy looking locks with this lightweight moisture. Now in travel size, so no excuses!
Travel Size Healthy Sexy Hair Soy Tri-Wheat Leave In Conditioner, $3
For Your Nails
With names like Boom Boom Boom, Bottle Service, DJ Play That Song and Saturday Disco Fever, these new bright hues will add a hit of flirty fun to your summer-ready look.
Essie's 2013 Neon Collection Nail Colors, $8
For Your Eyes
Score luscious lashes without having to worry about smudging or re-applying. This mascara lasts for 16 hours, so jump in the water and enjoy!
Lancome HYPNOSE WATERPROOF - Custom Volume Mascara, $27
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For Your Lips
With mint and orange breath freshening flavor, this lip balm adds a hint of flirty, natural color while keeping lips soft and protected from the sun all day long. Keep it on hand for an instant touch up.
Laura Mercier HydraTint Lip Balm SPF 15, $20
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