How to Keep Makeup from Melting or Fading

This guide will suggest you the process of keep your makeup right in summer season.

Steps

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    Control oil: Skip moisturizer (if skin tends to be oily), or switch to a lighter, oil-free lotion that contains an SPF of at least 15. Oil-controlling moisturizers, makeup primers and foundations with added powders can also help absorb oil.
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    Apply powder formulas, lightly. Dust pressed or loose powder over foundation to help seal it (or use alone as a base if you need less coverage). A fan brush gives you lighter, smoother and sheerer coverage than a big fluffy one, and is better for summer. Stick to powder blushes as well; cream formulas tend to make oily skin look even greasier. (They'll last longer if applied over powder than if worn over foundation alone.)
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    Prep eyes and lips. Eye-shadow primer that's slightly waxy keeps away oils that can cause creasing. Also look for long-wearing formulas Shadow Pen, blendable color that stays in place until you take it off with makeup remover. And long-wearing lipsticks are also heat and humidity-proof.
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    Be prepared for quick touch-ups. As skin oils mix with makeup, shades can look darker, carrying around a makeup sponge. It smooths creases and blends makeup so you can then touch up with pressed powder if needed, Don't just layer the powder over oily skin.

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