The Ultimate Music Festival Beauty Guide
Festival season is officially here—and with Coachella, Stagecoach, Bonnaroo, Ultra, and others right around the corner, it’s time to start getting ready! Whether you’re a newbie to the scene or a seasoned festival-goer, you’re going to want to look and feel your best during those long days spent dancing under the sun. Faced with various elements such as humidity, heat, desert dust storms, and muddy grounds, you’ll be more susceptible to issues such as sunburns, frizzy hair, dry skin, and chapped lips.
Here, we share our top beauty picks to keep you on top of your festival game. From sunscreen to skin care, make sure to pack these essentials so you can rock out all weekend and look amazing in all those Instagram pics!
Glow Like a Goddess
Achieve a natural-looking glow with these bronzers, highlighters, and self-tanners.
Alba Botanica Sunless Tanner ($6.17)
The non-streaking, quick-absorbing formula is powered by botanicals for gentle results in less than three hours. Nourishing shea butter, sweet almond oil, and safflower oil hydrate skin to provide a deep, natural-looking tan without exposure to harmful UV rays.
Beach Gypsy Glitter Sunscreen SPF 30+ ($24.95)
This luxurious formula features SPF 30+ broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection and 80 minutes of water resistance with eco-friendly biodegradable glitter. Infused with natural antioxidants and essential nutrients, PABA and paraben-free.
Bodyography Inner Glow Stick ($26)
Achieve the ultimate glow in just two easy steps with this dual-ended highlighter and essence. Swipe essence onto the highpoints of the skin for a fresh, wet-looking luminance, or apply highlighter to accentuate bone structure and impart a golden, shimmering glow.
Bondi Sands Self Tanning Dark Foam ($24)
A lightweight, self-tanning foam that’s simple to apply and gives a flawless finish every time. Enriched with aloe vera and coconut, this salon-quality formula can be simply smoothed on for an even, streak-free tan.
Frank Body Illuminator ($16.95)
Get that lit-from-within glow with this 100% natural face illuminator. Made with coconut and jojoba oils, and finished with a blend of gold and silver mica—it gives you pearlescent highlight where you need it: cheekbones, Cupid’s bow, brows, and nose. Mix it with your face moisturizer for an all-over glow.
Il Makiage Color Boss Multi-Dimensional Eye Color ($24)
A revolutionary hybrid eyeshadow that glides like a cream, blends like a liquid, and finishes like a powder for all-day hypnotic color. Saturated with lush multidimensional pigments, it achieves full uniform coverage with transformative depth in one seamless swipe. Available in 38 shades (pictured: Lush Life).
Josie Maran Argan Moonstone Glow Stick ($25)
This multi-use highlighting and pore-smoothing glow stick is infused with pure argan oil and holographic priming pearls for a radiant glow on-the-go. The creamy formula enhances makeup with a subtle wash of holographic radiance. Use product to highlight, prime, moisturize, or smooth skin with natural-looking priming pearls.
LALICIOUS The Golden Oil ($24)
Nourish your skin and create a radiant glow with this shimmery blend of lavish oils that leave skin looking sun-kissed and feeling luxuriously soft. Enriched with coconut, marula, and macadamia nut oils, it protects and enriches skin for long-lasting silkiness and shine. Drenches skin in a fragrant, intimate blend of peach nectar, coconut milk, and creamy musks.
Mary Kay Illuminating Drops ($22)
Add pretty dimension to your complexion with sun-catching effects. A unique dropper cap releases the fluid formula drop by drop. Make your favorite feature a focal point with soft drops of light or bold highlight. Available in three universally flattering shades that provide sophisticated touches of light to any skin tone (pictured: Golden Horizon).
Moroccanoil Shimmering Body Oil ($48)
For glowing skin with a touchable, healthy-looking radiance, this instantly infuses skin with a deeply nourishing blend of antioxidant-rich argan oil and sesame oil. The proprietary formula absorbs quickly to revive and moisturize lackluster skin, while soft pearlescent minerals shimmer for a radiant look and feel.
Nudestix Nude Beach Palette ($75)
This exclusive seven-piece set of easy-to-use sticks for face, eyes, and lips will have you festival-ready in no-time! Tested to be festival-proof from sun-scorching days to late night raves, it includes shades inspired by the Mediterranean seaside: russet golds, sun-kissed sand, and natural nudes that are beautiful on all skin tones. Includes new Magnetic Luminous Eye Colors, Magnetic Matte Eye Color, Gel Color Lip + Cheek Color, Nudies All Over Bronze Color Matte, and a transparent colorful makeup bag for easy travel.
Oneoseven Illuminator ($29)
This gives your skin a soft, light effect and a luminous glow. It hydrates and plumps, evens skin tone, and can be used under makeup.
Sol de Janeiro Limited-Edition GlowMotions Glow Oil ($35)
Luscious and illuminating, the brand’s popular skin-softening and hydrating glow oils are now available in special-edition shades to experience ultimate glow wear. Non-sticky and transfer-resistant. Available in Goldie Rocks (pictured), Samba Sway (natural sun-kissed glow), and Master Flash (hip hot kaleidescope glow).
whish Coconut Milk + Verbena Self Tanner ($30)
This all-over body butter with self tanner and natural firming ingredients keeps skin soft, smooth, and radiant. Fast-working and even-applying, its ingredients include organic shea butter, mango butter, organic aloe, goji berry, and organic pomegranate extract.
Practice Safe Sun
Protect skin from the sun’s powerful rays with these SPF essentials.
Bare Republic Mineral SPF Holographic Shimmer Sunscreen Lotion ($14.99)
Reflect your inner sparkle with shimmery radiance. This formula features a blend of non-nano zinc oxide with sustainable, light-reflecting mica for a healthy glow no matter the occasion. Perfect for face and body. Features a yummy natural marshmallow scent.
Ceramiracle INVI-SUN Ski Defense Supplement ($45)
Savor more time basking in the sun’s warm rays without the negative effects. INVI-SUN Skin Supplement helps to strengthen your skin’s natural resilience. Each capsule contains a dose of clinically studied NutroxSun with Calaguala (PLE) and Resveratrol. This extraordinary Mediterranean-inspired extraction uses a proprietary formula of active skin protecting qualities found in grapefruit and rosemary.
COOLA Mineral Liplux Organic Tinted Lip Balm SPF 30 ($18)
This adds a hint of subtle, rosy color using naturally-derived pigments while protecting, nourishing, and softening your lips. Organic Cupuaçu butter and Mongongo oil deliver an ultra-creamy texture that smoothes and nourishes lips while keeping them hydrated so they look healthy, plump, and youthful. Available in eight gorgeous shades (pictured: Skinny Dip).
Crunchi Sunlight Facial Sunscreen ($48)
Combat the sun’s harmful rays and nourish your skin without the dreaded white cast that most sunscreen can leave behind. The lightweight and effective formula features an inviting and refreshing citrus scent.
Dermalogica Prisma Protect SPF 30 ($65)
Light-activated multitasking moisturizer provides broad spectrum defense while preventing future signs of skin damage. Intelligent drone technology is activated by visible light to help boost skin’s natural luminosity. Breakthrough antioxidant technology helps protect skin against pollution. Broad Spectrum Defense SPF30 provides protection from UV damage, while a bio-ferment from sage helps maintain an even skin tone. Advanced moisture magnets provide all-day hydration for visibly smooth skin.
Eminence Organic Skin Care Sun Defense Minerals SPF 30 ($58)
This provides a weightless veil of water-resistant SPF 30 sun protection. The finely-milled mineral powder works two-fold to shield your complexion from UV rays and simultaneously absorb excess oil for a smooth, matte finish. Vitamins A and E prevent premature aging and free radical damage, as fruit extracts add a subtle floral scent to each shade.
Joico Defy Damage Protective Shield ($20.99)
This essential daily leave-in provides powerful all-day protection against thermal styling, pollution, and UV damage. The damage-defying breakthrough helps protect and strengthen hair bonds for a healthy hair transformation you can instantly see and feel.
La Roche-Posay Anthelios SPF 50 Minersal Sunscreen-Gentle Lotion ($29.99)
This offers advanced protection with 100% mineral UV filters for sensitive skin in a non-greasy, soft finish lotion. Skin feels soothed and protected. Mineral sunscreen with Cell-Ox Shield technology provides broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection with antioxidants.
Leaders Insolution Daily Wonders Too Much Fun in the Sun Mask ($5)
This easy-to-use sheet mask is packed with a full bottle of skin-loving serum to give instant and long-lasting results. This spa-in-a-sheet contains cactus and butterfly bush extracts to intensely hydrate dry, rough skin. Skin is deeply moisturized, nourished, and more supple.
Love Sun Body Natural Mineral Sunscreen SPF 50 ($21)
Keep skin protected and smelling sweet with this SPF 50 sunscreen that features the light scent of vanilla and tiare, a flower that grows in the South Pacific. Sheer lotion absorbs quickly with a moisturizing matte finish.
Mad Hippie Facial SPF ($24.99)
This natural 30+ facial sunscreen is formulated with zinc oxide—a safe, broad-spectrum physical blocking agent. Combined with natural antioxidant-rich oils, red raspberry seed oil, avocado oil and carrot seed oil, plus vitamin C, vitamin E, and ferulic acid.
Masqueology Facial Sun Lotion SPF 50 ($5.97)
This lightweight sunscreen comes in a compact for hands-free, easy application. Special formula with aloe vera moisturizes and nourishes the skin.
Primal Life Organics Natural Sun Protection ($39)
This sunscreen stick contains red raspberry seed oil, which has a natural SPF of 28-50, and is one of the only natural oils that protects against both UVA and UVB rays. In fact, the SPF of red raspberry seed oil has been found to be equal to that of titanium dioxide—an ingredient commonly used in commercial sunscreens. It’s high in anti-oxidants and has an anti-inflammatory effect; it can reduce the pain and inflammation associated with sunburn.
Priori Tetra fx250 Broad Spectrum SPF 50 Sunscreen ($90)
This multilayer formula is enriched with broad spectrum mineral sunscreen, proprietary Infrared and HEV Protection Complex, antioxidants and DNA repair enzymes to shield you from the environmental elements that can be harmful to your skin—such as free radicals, pollutants, and the damaging effects of sun radiation and (HEV) high-energy visible blue light from everyday electronics.
Robin McGraw Revelation 50 Fierce ($48)
This luxurious, multitasking moisturizer and sunscreen provides superior sun protection, plus deep nourishing hydration that wears beautifully under makeup. Antioxidant-rich formula boosts collagen production, diminishing fine lines, wrinkles, and discoloration.
The Better Skin Co. Anti-Pollution Serum ($38)
This natural pollution defense system is powered by White Horehound (herb) designed to fight visible and invisible pollution damage while creating more youthful-looking, radiant skin. Naturally fortified with turmeric, eggplant, aloe, henna, pearl powder, and aloe. Scented with a hint of aloe and rose.
Volition Prismatic Luminizing Shield SPF 50 ($35)
This lightweight, fluid sunscreen provides broad spectrum SPF and perfects skin with a flawless, soft luminescence. It combines broad-spectrum SPF 50 with micro-fine pearlized powder and sodium hyaluronate to lock in moisture, resulting in a sophisticated, matte pearl finish.
Rock the Ultimate Beach Waves
Create natural-looking waves—the ultimate festival hairstyle—and maintain healthy hair with these tools and products.
Adria by Thalia All-In-One Spray ($9.99)
The ultimate leave-in treatment that instantly repairs, so hair is smooth and detangled with maximum shine. Designed to prevent breakage and color fade, while controlling frizz and protecting your hair from the damaging effects of heat styling.
Aloxxi Bombshell Volumizing Grip Styler ($22)
Experience the ultimate blowout and achieve effortlessly chic volume with this show-stopping spray. This styler offers smooth fullness, body, texture, and shine while providing hair with a flexible, medium hold. Essential for use with hot tools, it shields hair from heat stylers up to 450˚ F and protects hair color from fading by helping to block damaging UV rays. Ingredients include quartz dust, apple stem cell technology, and invisible tapioca starch.
Bumble and bumble Bb. Shimmer Strobing Jelly ($17)
This limited-edition gel in holographic hues adds a strobing effect to hair, body, and face—so that you’re festival-ready. Available in Prismatic Pink or Prismatic Gold.
Chopstick Styler The Master ($44.95)
The unique super-sized Chopstick barrel is infused with South American Jojoba oil to hydrate strands. Auto shut-off after 60 seconds. Includes heat protective glove and a five-year warranty.
Color Edge Waves Texture Spray ($20)
This environmentally-friendly, hybrid texturizing mist works like a sea salt spray without the drying ingredients. Infused with chia seeds, it expands the hair to add volume and fullness.
Got2b Glow’rious Hair & Body Spray ($9.99)
The easy-to-apply spray gives your hair and skin an instant metallic glow that will make you shine. The high-shine metallic pigments immediately give your hair and skin an intense, multi-faceted glow—even on the darkest hair. Washes off in one shampoo. Available in five fashionable shades (pictured: pink).
Hot Tools Signature Series Gold Curling Irons ($39.99)
Create bouncy waves and curls with these irons, which are available in ¾”, 1”, 1 ¼” and 1 ½” sizes. Designed with Gets Hot…Stays Hot Pulse Technology for consistent temperature and advanced ceramic technology, hair will be ultra-sleek, shiny, and frizz-free all day long.
Inner Sense I Create Waves ($28)
Create beautiful and touchable soft waves or bring lived-in curls back to life. Rich in minerals and amethyst crystal, this unique, hydrating Pink Himalayan salt spray adds texture and volume to the hair, while aloe vera provides moisture to prevent parched ends.
Kevin.Murphy Hair.Resort.Spray ($29.86)
Treat your hair to a day at the beach with HAIR.RESORT.SPRAY, a super-cool hair spray that will help you recreate the iconic sexy, beach hair that stylist Kevin Murphy is renowned for. Refreshing bursts of citrus oils help you rock the sexy surfer look, and its unisex scent works for both the girls and the guys.
Manic Panic Stardust Amplified Color Spray ($10.49)
This formula works on all hair types and color levels from light to dark. Use it to create colorful streaks and tips, as a root touch-up or color refresher, or as an all-over color. The “Stardust” hair and body glitter spray also doubles as a gorgeous highlight on the body for extra glimmer and glitz, and imparts vibrancy over any hair color.
Rikoko Kokobalm ($56)
Multi-tasking complex of matured coconut oil heals with cumulative use, curing split ends, eliminating frizziness, and radiating shine with weightless body. Infused with strengthening lemongrass and a blend of natural oils for ultimate protection, hydration, and nourishment.
Sultra The Bombshell 1.5-Inch Clipless Curling Rod ($99)
This clipless curling rod lets you create shiny, voluminous curls and waves in half the time of a traditional clip curling iron with no clip lines or demarcation while styling. The exclusive dual heater creates even heat distribution, ensuring curls and waves are consistently true to rod size. Exclusive Advanced Care Ceramic Technology mends and protects hair while you style with constant 395 °F heat, at the same time generating ions and near infrared rays to smooth the cuticle, strengthen the hair, and lock in your look.
Sun Bum Premium Hair Lightener ($14.99)
This is specifically formulated to brighten and highlight locks by amplifying the natural lightening effects of the sun. Infused with Costa Rican pineapples and Hawaiian Lehua honey, this special UV-activated blend creates natural subtle tones and beautiful highlights without the brassiness.
Express Yourself With Color
Broaden your beauty horizons and be bold with these makeup and hair must-haves.
amika Desert Trip Festival Kit ($50)
Experiment with a trio of vibrant temporary colors that wash out in one shampoo. Comes in three fun shades: Galactic Rodeo (shade-shifting holographic violet), Purple Haze (smoky, silvery purple), and Roseglow (radiant pinky-gold). Includes a limited-edition tin can and free holographic fanny pack ($25 value) with purchase.
C’est Moi Visual Artist Makeup Crayon Set ($25.49)
These vibrantly-hued makeup crayons make it easy to infuse your look with a pop of color. Create a statement eye with a single swipe, or a unique design anywhere on your face. Thanks to a wide range of versatile shades, there is almost no look you can't achieve. Includes six fun shades.
Earth Henna Premium Kit ($27.50)
This kit comes with everything needed to create beautiful body art temporary tattoos. Premium-grade henna powder is mixed with Earth Henna Solution to make the henna paste. To create your henna design, simply squeeze the bottle to release the paste. Enough henna to create 20 to 30 designs; tattoos last 7 to 10 days on skin.
e.l.f. Cosmetics ($4)
Use this fine, loose glitter to add out-of-this-world sparkle to any makeup look for the ultimate radiant effect! Ideal for the face, body, or hair. Comes in four colors (pictured: Cosmic Silver).
IGK House Party Electro Hair + Body Glitter Stick ($16)
Thick, chunky glitter stick for hair and body gives iridescent, dimensional silver glitter that's buildable from medium to full coverage. Super portable solid reduces fall out and makes on-the-go application easy. Infused with a mood-boosting scent.
Kathleen Lights X Colourpop Loose Pigment ($6)
These ultra-fine pigments are best used wet for a supercharged, intense metallic, or duochrome finish. Extremely versatile to use, wear it on your eyes, cheeks, lips, or nails to customize your own look. Available in 12 fun colors (pictured: the Crab, a soft periwinkle with a lavender duochrome sheen).
Milani Festival Collection Kit ($44.99)
This kit includes Milani Hypnotic Lights Iridescent Lip Gloss and Milani Lights Holographic Eye Topper shades. For eyes, use Hypnotic Lights Holographic Eye Toppers, a high-impact duochrome liquid eye topper in a water-based, lightweight formula that dries quickly for a shimmering finish. Top your lips with Hypnotic Lights Iridescent Lip Gloss, a multi-dimensional high-shine gloss that packs a glittering punch with duo-chrome pearls and a cushiony-soft texture. This bundle contains three new shades of each product and a free organza bag for easy festival vibes on-the-go!
Shiseido ControlledChaos MascaraInk ($25)
This volumizing mascara delivers graphic, buildable volume and bold color with exceptional precision and control. The unique brush design features two concave sides to boost volume and two flat sides for extra lift. Available in four graphic shades (pictured: Emerald Energy).
Smith & Cult Glitter Shot ($22)
All-over glitter paste delivers a hyper-dimensional look with quartz and multi-size glitter particles. Each blend of different sizes and shaped glitter creates a one-of-a-kind look when you swipe it on. Quick-dry, mess-free formula. Available in six stunning shades (pictured: Blue).
Splat Iridescent Halo Spray ($9.99)
Perfect for all hair types, this spray adds sparkle, shimmer, and shine. Vegan and cruelty-free. Available in four colors (pictured: Galaxy).
Stay Fresh All Day
Don’t let those long days get the best of you—these products will help you feel refreshed from morning until night.
Arcona Eye Dew Plus Anti-Aging Formula ($95)
This ultra-corrective anti-aging formula with intensified concentrations of actives Dermaxyl and Cavamax helps to reverse visible signs of aging. It works to smooth fine lines and wrinkles and improve elasticity with liquid crystals, while vitamin C helps diminish aging signs as well, leaving the eye area firm, regenerated and younger-looking.
Bali Body Hydrating Face & Body Mist ($19.95)
This ultra-fine mist can be used to prep skin pre-makeup, set foundation, soothe skin after a day in the sun, or refresh your complexion instantly throughout the day. Ingredients include aloe vera, cucumber extract, and peppermint oil.
Cake Beauty The Take Out Dry Shampoo Sheets ($8.99)
Driven by natural ingredients, these oil-absorbent rice sheets are infused with transparent powder that grabs oil from your hair without leaving residue behind. Just like blotting paper for your face, simply press the sheet on areas of your head that need a refresh.
Cleban Electra Mist ($72)
This aromatic, invigorating facial mist moisturizes, nourishes, and refreshes the skin. Vitamin B3 helps restore cellular energy, repair damaged DNA, and reduce hyperpigmentation. Calendula flower works on a subdermal level to stimulate and move the blood and lymph, promoting even skin tone and providing rapid healing properties. Frankincense oil is used for its therapeutic and healing properties.
DefineMe Clara Hair Fragrance Mist ($38)
Mist anytime to refresh and nourish your hair. DefineMe Fragrance Clara lives life with gratitude and grace. Made with love, fresh fragrance, chamomile extract, aloe vera, provitamin B5, water, organic cane alcohol and fractionated coconut oil. Fragrance notes: lily, lilac, violet, hibiscus, and soft musk.
Dr. Roebuck’s Bondi Hydrating Mist ($25)
This nutrient-rich, super-hydrating face, hair, and body mist will keep you refreshed and hydrated all day long—plus delivering vitamins and the calming scent of Bondi Beach. It’s infused with kakadu plum (which has 50 times more vitamin C than an orange), aloe vera, cucumber, and vitamin B3 for that perfect dewy, post-sun glow.
Drybar Detox Dry Shampoo ($23)
This super-absorbent formula eliminates oils and impurities, leaving hair looking and feeling clean, and refreshed with extra volume and a matte finish. Micro-fine rice powders absorb excess oils and odors, and as they absorb, they become translucent to naturally blend with all hair colors and expand to provide lift in the roots. Golden Root Extract increases moisture to prevent dryness and breakage.
Elyptol Antimicrobial Spray ($4.49)
This handy travel-size, hospital-grade hand sanitizer spray has been formulated using natural and botanical ingredients that moisturize and are gentle for the skin but powerful enough to kill 99.9999% of bacteria, fungi, and other common germs that can cause disease. Elyptol's natural formulation, including eucalyptus oil, minimizes the likelihood of allergic reactions or contact dermatitis, and is formulated to sanitize and moisturize.
Fleur’s Delightful Body Exfoliating Mist ($53.50)
This exfoliating application provides a fast, fresh, hydrating boost for the body. After lightly misting the floral water onto the body, smooth hands over the skin until absorbed for an ultra-soft, quenching finish for all skin types.
Good Wipes Body Wipes ($9.99)
Cool down and freshen up wherever you are. Made to use anywhere—on the road, between flights, after exercise, at music festivals, or whenever a shower is unavailable—wipe away dirt, sweat, and odor. Your whole body feels revitalized, smooth and clean, so you're ready for the next big adventure.
Herbivore Rose Quartz Illuminating Body Oil ($48)
Inspired by the gemstone, this body oil gives you deeply hydrated, glowing, and subtly luminous skin. Formulated with the very best oils and infused with an aromatic blend of Moroccan rose and Jasmine Grandiflorum.
Intelligent Nutrients Smart Armor Perfume Spray ($32.50)
Spray on body, hair, and other personal effects to purify, refresh and deodorize. Filled with beautifully fragrant top notes of flowery geranium, refreshing peppermint, and herbaceous lemongrass rounded out with the warm and woodsy notes of cedar and clove. Rosemary and citronella provide fullness.
Jurlique Rose Moisture Plus Rosewater Balancing Mist ($26)
This face mist restores moisture and nourishment to skin anytime you need it. Rose essential oils balance hydration for a soft and dewy feel. Marshmallow extract prevents moisture loss for supple skin that lasts all day. May also be used as a makeup setting spray.
Jusbox Micro Love Eau de Parfum ($190)
This fragrance is electric, abstract, and aerial. Top notes: ozonic accord, crisp apple, neroli. Middle notes: cinnamon, violet, clary sage. Base notes: white cedarwood, suede, grey amber.
Maison Margiela Replica Music Festival ($126)
Music Festival is an earthy and woody fragrance that recalls the hypnotic daydream of Woodstock on a sun-drenched summer day, exuding rich and heady notes of cannabis, incense oil, and leather accord. Lying amongst an endless verdant landscape of greens and fresh buds, you feel the brightness of sunshine and a red apple accord overcome your senses. Vibrations of sound and throbbing melodies push you deeper into a trance of peace as a spirituous rush of tobacco and incense accord heightens your senses and free your mind. Day breaks into night, but the trail of earthy cedarwood and leather scents flow through the evening summer breeze, eternalizing your state of nirvana.
Marvis Whitening Mint Toothpaste ($13.50)
This refreshing, creamy mint toothpaste whitens and protects teeth while freshening breath. This original Marvis formula helps prevent tooth decay, tartar, and plaque. It delivers a long-lasting, delightful flavor with a slight tingling sensation, and comes in a distinctive, display-worthy tube that makes the perfect bathroom accessory.
Metta Herbal Supplement ($17.99)
Designed to naturally elevate your performance and perspective, Metta uses adaptogens which work completely different to stimulants in that they help support your body’s natural processes. What you end up feeling is the improved mental and physical performance and not the jolt of caffeine. Ingredients include Rhodiola, ginseng, Astragalus, and Schisandra. Flavor notes are berry, ginger, lemon, and a hint of Schizandra.
Phytoceane Costa Rica Moisturizing Body Water ($48)
This lightweight body tonic has an exotic scent thanks to an elegant blend of fruits including peach, apple, melon, and pineapple blended with jasmine, cedar, and musk. Formulated with Phytocéane’s emblematic ingredient, jania—a red vegetal coral renowned for its incredible ability to bind trace elements and minerals found in sea water, and hydrate the skin with an energizing extract from guava.
Santevia Recovery Stick ($17.99)
Transform your tap water with the Recovery Stick. Hydrogen-rich antioxidant water speeds muscle, skin, bone, and brain recovery. It improves circulation and metabolism, helps balance fat and cholesterol, and reduces chlorine. Activate by submerging it into bottle or glass. Shake or stir for 30 seconds. Water will reach optimal pH and chlorine reduction within 3-5 minutes.
Skin&Co Truffle Therapy Radiant Dew Mist ($35)
This hydrating mist is formulated to soothe, protect, and illuminate skin. Enriched with antioxidant-rich, soothing and detoxifying botanicals, such as Black Winter Truffle, rosemary, ginger, peppermint, and Damascena Rose, this refreshing mist encourages a radiant complexion while rebalancing skin’s pH level, tightening pores, and setting makeup.
type:A Deodorant The Dreamer ($10)
This is a sweat-activated formula that creates a time release effect for long-lasting protection against odor and wetness. The natural deodorant is powered by natural active ingredients that absorb instantly, leaving skin soft and dry. This lightweight cream swipes on just like a stick— it’s fast, clean, easy to apply, and won’t stain clothes.
Veil Cosmetics Automatte Mattifying Balm & Touch-Up ($39)
This powderless, imperceptible mattifier and skin smoother can be used as a primer, with or without makeup, to prevent shine and oil build up and also as a touch-up throughout the day. Non-drying and non-caking, AutoMatte’s weightless and breathable veil provides a soft-focus effect that leaves skin looking naturally smooth. Clarifying and brightening properties soothe the complexion, and assist in collagen synthesis and protection.
Indulge in Self-Care
From skin care to snacks, it’s time to #treatyoself.
Baublerella Blisters Bee Gone ($17)
We all love new shoes, but they often create pesky blisters causing discomfort. Now you can step out fearlessly and walk comfortably in any shoe after applying this clean-crafted hydrating balm. The fast-drying formula is infused with 100% pure Texas Beeswax to create a barrier and protect feet from blisters, while coconut and almond oils hydrate tired feet for soft, smooth skin. Apply on problem areas to create an invisible shield.
K-Aesthetics Calming Pink Face Mask ($4.99)
Specially formulated with calming calamine and soothing clay, this wash-off mask balances the skin, restoring its natural radiance. Calamine helps to soothe irritations and evens out skin tone, while earthy clay helps to absorb excess oil, draw out impurities, and purifies the pores. Skin looks and feels healthy, balanced, and fresh.
eos Tropical Escape Lip Balm ($5.99)
Keep lips hydrated with this duo that features Pink Coconut (pictured) and Island Punch flavor lip balms. Coconut oil-infused for 24-hour moisture and hypoallergenic.
Farmhouse Fresh Will Dew Organic Probiotic Milk Balancing Mask ($30)
Use this mask when your skin feels like it needs a good reset. This nourishing organic, probiotic coconut milk mask combines powerful healthy bacteria (both prebiotics and probiotics) plus certified organic rice extract to calm inflammation, redness, and breakouts while delivering deep moisturization. It also contains sweet almond oil, which is full of essential fatty acids, particularly linoleic acid—that can help maintain the skin barrier and decrease transepidermal water loss, reducing dryness and the look of wrinkles.
Frank Body A-Beauty Scrub ($18)
With native Australian ingredients like vitamin C-rich Kakadu Plum and naturally occurring AHA, as well as macadamia oil and eucalyptus; this scrub brightens skin, fades scars, and tackles hyper pigmentation.
John Masters Organics Linden Blossom Face Creme Cleanser ($34)
Give your skin the effective cleanse it needs without stripping it of crucial moisture. This travel-sized cleanser features calming rose oil and softening linden blossom, which work together to moisturize while providing essential antioxidants. Herbal ylang ylang cleanses while maintaining the complexion’s moisture balance.
Kayo Better Body Care The Body Beautiful Creme ($56)
Renew and smooth on contact with this ultra hydrating body crème, infused with high-performance ingredients designed to restore radiance to the skin. Experience instant and long-lasting hydration to replenish natural moisture reserves with the potent combination of Kayo’s Omega Oil Blend and Hyaluronic Acid. Supply antioxidants to the skin with CoQ10, and extracts of acai, Noni, mangosteen, and pomegranate. The light fragrance of this product has been touted by Malibu locals to remind them of warm Malibu days—a little warm with hints of vanilla and coconut, a little clean with notes of green tea.
Kopari Starry Eye Balm ($28)
This hydrating and awakening coconut eye balm delivers a dose of caffeine to help de-puff, illuminate, and refresh tired eyes.
Migrastil Migraine Stick ($10.99)
This aromatherapy roll-on contains essential oils and is applied to the temples, forehead, and back of the neck. The stick has a built-in roller ball for easy application and is the perfect size to take with you in a pocket or purse. Ingredients include therapeutic-grade peppermint, spearmint, and lavender essential oils in a base of fractionated coconut oil.
OriginalMineral P.E. Nation x O&M Bumbag ($110)
This stylish bag contains a mini shampoo, conditioner, moisture masque, detangler, and thickening spritz. It also features two compartments with zip closures and can double as a convenient festival bag for hands-free convenience.
Patch Aloe Vera Adhesive Strips ($6.99)
Designed for the adventure warriors, these are made from 100% organic bamboo fibre. The gauze is enriched with aloe vera extract to help repair and soothe burns, blisters, and minor abrasions.
Rael Hydration Sheet Masks ($14.99)
Hydrating and moisturizing mask promotes smooth and luminous skin. Made with sodium hyaluronate and fruit extracts, it quenches your skin’s thirst by locking in moisture to create a long-lasting dewy effect.
Rebels Refinery Pineapple Lip Balm ($6.99)
Function meets design with the Rebel Rose geometric pineapple-shaped lip balm. The highest quality coconut and sweet almond oils moisten, nourish, and protect while vitamin E provides essential antioxidants.
ReFa Crystal ($370)
In collaboration with renowned jewelry brand, Swarovski, ReFa delivers what it always wanted to produce—a beauty device with the presence of jewelry. 360° multi-angular rollers are designed for versatile treatment applications, including angles of incidence and roller functionality to replicate professional "kneading" manipulations. The brilliant cut Double Draninage* Rollers are designed to handle the complex ups and downs of the body and face, gripping and gliding to beautifully tighten the skin.
Repêchage Lamina Lift Hydrating Seaweed Mask ($45)
This mask is instantly refreshing and hydrating, leaving skin dewy and glowing. Formulated with the exclusive Repêchage Laminaria Digitata complex, combining seaweed, orange water, and aloe, this convenient sheet mask also contains natural ingredients like Rooibos tea, licorice root and Horse Chestnut extracts to help tone and brighten the appearance of the skin.
Sara Happ Lemonade Lip Scrub Tube ($20)
Made from finely-ground sugar crystals for easy exfoliation and hydrating sweet almond oil, this light and lovely scrub removes dry, flaky skin, immediately leaving lips soft and smooth. This popular flavor was brought back just in time for Spring!
Sylveco Linden Blossom Micellar Water ($18)
This gentle, safe, and effective hypoallergenic formula is for the daily care of sensitive and normal skin. Mild cleansing agents are effective at removing even long-wearing, water-resistant, or heavy make-up, as well as waterproof mascara. Contains protective and moisture-balancing linden flower extract to increase the skin’s elasticity and resistance to dehydration.
Take My Face Off The Makeup Mitty ($14)
This is a gentle, effective skin cleanser that grabs all the makeup and grime without tugging or abrading your delicate skin. The pointed Mitty Detailer tip is perfect for small areas like the eyes and lash line. Use with any cleanser, then throw in the laundry for thousands of uses.
Trilogy Everything Balm ($21)
This multi-purpose balm fixes everything, from soothing dry, chapped skin, and lip conditioning to cuticle care and more. Ingredients include certified organic rosehip oil, echinacea, sweet almond oil, and coconut oil. Warm in hands or fingertips. Melts on contact with skin and absorbs rapidly. Use anywhere, anytime.
Tropic Labs Over Exposed ($29)
This cooling gel formula absorbs quickly and acts fast with no sticky after-feel. It helps skin begin to recover from sunburns immediately, and provides relief from redness, pain, and prickly heat. Helps to immediately sooth sun-ravaged skin by rapidly reducing the appearance of redness caused by UV exposure. With a single application, the appearance of redness is reduced after only 30 minutes, and continues to diminish for up to 24 hours. Ingredients include Tasmanian pepper extract, advanced neuropeptide, and tropical phytocomplex.
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Kamala Kirk is a University of Southern California graduate and has been an editor/writer for more than a decade. She has written for E! Online, Total Beauty, TravelAge West, Malibu Times Magazine, and many more. She resides in Los Angeles and is a proud pug mom. Follow her on Instagram: @kamalakirk