Boston-based makeup artist Dani Wagener gives the scoop on summer’s hottest trends for color, coverage, and protection. Here, a few of her favorite products for a flawless finish.
SPF 30+ City Sunscreen Serum from Supergoop!
“Protect the skin as the sun starts to appear with Supergoop! City Sunscreen Serum. Super lightweight, this vitamin and moisture packed serum will leave your skin hydrated and primed, ready for makeup.” $42. Sephora, 800 Boylston St., 617-262-4200
The AIRpod Signature Starter Kit from Temptu
“Clients are always asking me how they can achieve a flawless look at home. Now you can with Temptu’s AIRpod system. This incredibly easy system allows you to switch from foundation, highlight and blush with literally a snap.” $200.
Bronzing Powder from MAKE UP FOR EVER
“The key to healthy-looking, dewy skin isn’t always about highlighting. Mix textures to create the glow on cheek and brow bones, keeping other areas smooth. MAKE UP FOR EVER’s Mat Bronze is a lightweight bronzer, perfect for giving the face definition without overpowering.” $32. Sephora, 800 Boylston St., 617-262-4200
Ultimate Mascara from BECCA Cosmetics
“With warmer weather, it’s time to start using water-resistant products to last throughout the day, especially mascara. Ultimate Mascara from BECCA Cosmetics is the best of both worlds: lightweight, yet completely waterproof. Two coats max is all you’ll need for a natural defined lash.” $24. Sephora, 800 Boylston St., 617-262-4200
Ultra Shine Lip Gloss in Peach Absolute from Tom Ford
"With the focus on beautiful skin, a juicy color on the lips is a perfect addition. Tom Ford’s Peach Absolute gloss is worth every penny." $45. Bloomingdales, 225 Boylston St., Chestnut Hill, 617-630-6000
Fresh Life Body Oil from Fresh
"Treat your body with something a little more special than your everyday moisturizer to get summer-ready. Fresh Life Body Oil from Fresh Cosmetics locks in moisture for 24 hours, won’t interfere with your everyday scent, and gives those limbs a healthy dose of glow." $48. Neiman Marcus, 5 Copley Place, 617-536-3660