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9 Multi-tasking beauty products to take to a festival

Text: Michelle Brownlee Smith

October 4, 2016

Let’s face it, festivals are great for photos but you don’t want to have to pack your entire beauty wardrobe to look good.

Try these key multi-tasking products that’ll keep you looking fresh by day and fab at night.

Related: The GLAMOUR guide to summer’s hottest gigs

9 Multi-tasking beauty products to take to a festival1 Tinted sun cream

If you’re pale and prone to burning this sunscreen is your new BFF! It has a high SPF but glides on smoothly and contains a complexion-flattering tint: Bioderma Photoderm Max SPF50+ Dry Touch (R219.95). 

9 Multi-tasking beauty products to take to a festival2 BB Cream

On darker skin tones, use a BB Cream that’ll even you out and still keep you protected with an SPF 30. We love Ponds Flawless Radiance BB Cream in Chocolate (R105.99). 

9 Multi-tasking beauty products to take to a festival3 Blush

The Benefit Benetint (R435) is a cult product for a reason! This lip and cheek stain adds gorgeous colour that just lasts and lasts.

9 Multi-tasking beauty products to take to a festival4 Tinted balm

If your lips are feeling a little dry, go for a lip balm like Lip Ice Shimmer Up in Strawberry Shock (R24.95). The bonus: it has a glittering finish.

9 Multi-tasking beauty products to take to a festival5 Long-lasting mascara

If you only wear one makeup item, make it mascara. The Rimmel 24Hr Supercurler Volume and Curl Mascara (R139.95) frames your eyes but also curls them for extra pop. 

9 Multi-tasking beauty products to take to a festival6 Shimmer liner

For night, add some sparkle with Essence Crystal Eyeliner in Opal Blue-Heaven (R44.50). It’s long-lasting and gel based. Plus you can apply it to the tips of your lashes for a party feel! 

9 Multi-tasking beauty products to take to a festival7 Dry shampoo

Freshen up your hair, and add some texture with TRESemmé Instant Refresh Dry Shampoo (R59.95).

9 Multi-tasking beauty products to take to a festival8 Wipes

Take it all off with Garnier PureActive 2-in-1 Purifying Cleansing Wipes (R44.95) which can be used on your eyes and face. Perfect for oily skin!

9 Multi-tasking beauty products to take to a festival9 After sun

It’s happened to the best of us! Pamper your sunburnt skin with Nivea Sun After Sun SOS Lotion (R64.95). It’ll give instant relief and calm redness.

Gearing up for all the summer festival? Check out these 10 festival-ready ‘dos for some major hairspiration and do you know which festival style tribe you belong to? Find out here

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