From cushion compacts to serums and refreshing face sprays, check out the beauty essentials we are swearing by this summer in the gallery below.


Diamond White Oil-Free Brilliant Sun Protection by Natura Bissé29154435-DIAMONDWHITESPF50OIL-FREEBRILLIANTPROTECTION_concolorycapuchon_resized_1044x2000.jpg

Photo: Courtesy of Natura Bissé

If there’s one thing that every modern-day beauty junkie agrees on, it is that SPF should be adopted—religiously—into your summer beauty routine. This lightweight, oil-free formula boasts SPF 50 PA+++ to protect your skin from UVA and UVB rays, plus a subtle tint for coverage and is infused with pomegranate extract for extra luminosity.

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Skin Caviar Essence-in-Foundation by La Prairie29154435-skin-caviar-essence-in-foundation_000000000006022707_resized_767x872.jpg

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For those busy summer days when less is more—when it comes to steps in your beauty routine, that is—why not simplify with this multi-tasking SPF 25  PA+++ compact foundation? Infused with its signature cellular complex, this velvety formula lasts all day and gives a buildable, soft matte finish.

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Blanc Expert Cushion Compact by Lancôme29154415-Lancome_LimitedEdition_BlancExpertCushion28129_resized_1500x1117.jpg

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First launched in 2015, Lancôme’s popular cushion compact is now back in two dazzling limited edition rose gold cases, offering two types of coverage—high, with an SPF 50 PA+++, and light, with SPF 29 PA+++. It harnesses the brand's exclusive PolarTM technology to provide more coverage than a traditional cushion.

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Equilibrium Day Fluid by Hourglass Cosmetics29154415-37df81f696bb455d5dfdeaa9603adba2_resized_1304x2000.jpg

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Cruelty-free and vegan, this SPF 30 emulsion from the cult favourite brand is formulated with phosphatidylglycerol, a plant-derived key ingredient responsible for promoting cell regeneration, plus a nourishing blend of four organic chemical compounds that work to shield the skin from the elements.

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Top Secrets Makeup Setting Spray by YSL29154415-ysl_top_secrets_makeup_spray_3614271986177_1_resized_1000x1000.jpg

Photo: Courtesy of YSL

Sick of your makeup (and sunscreen) melting off after mere seconds in the sun? Seal in in your look with this ultra-fine mist that comes with a handy diffuser application. A blend of jojoba oil, Moroccan walnut leaf extract, hyaluronic acid and glycerine provide a much-needed boost of moisture when applied throughout the day.

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Radiance Face Mist by Eve Lom29154551-EVFGS100312_EVE_LOM_resized_1750x1750.jpg

Photo: Courtesy of Eve Lom

This water-light mist doesn’t just protect you from the sun—it also shields skin from pollution and environmental aggressors thanks to a wild indigo extract that acts to calm skin and reduce visible signs of stress. Its key moisture ingredient complex and antioxidant-filled formula also work to promote firm, supple and healthy-looking skin.

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Tags: Beauty, Skincare, Summer