Whether you’re relaxing on the beach with a book, shopping in Paris or even taking pictures at touristy hotspots… you gotta look your best during your honeymoon. To make sure that you’re prepped up for this special time of your life, we have just the right checklist for you!
You think you’ll need ALL your makeup on your one week get away but in most cases that is far from reality. Pack smart on your honeymoon by only keeping makeup that you will actually USE. Instead of brining individual eyeshadows, pick a neutral palette that has shades you can wear everyday as well as some shimmery shades, which you can wear in the evenings. Shimmery shadows look great, especially on a tan. Always travel with palettes!
2. Sun Safety
Sunblock is one of the – if not THE, most important beauty product you should be packing. Sun damage is the #1 cause of premature aging, wrinkles and fine lines. Protect the skin you’re in!
Shiseido Ultimate Sun Protection Lotion.
3. It’s All About the Base
The kind of foundation texture you take depends a lot on the destination. For warm to hot weather you would need something that has SPF, is longlasting and still natural enough to wear in tropical weather. You don’t want to have an overdone face on a resort. When going on a honeymoon, chances are you’re going to get tanned. So be prepared and bring along a slightly bronzy foundation to match
your new skin tone on your trip to avoid the “grey skin syndrome”.
Soleil Tan De Chanel – the BEST bronzing base.
MAC Pro Long Wear Foundation & Concealer – An excellent longwearing foundation & concealer that has a natural finish.
4. Mascara is a Must
Many women don’t realize how important mascara is. It’s what allows lashes to appear longer, thicker and defines the eye. Thick, long lashes give femininity and flirtiness to the eye and the face, overall.
For a long-wearing mascara, always go for the waterproof version. A must pack beauty item.
5. Hints of Color
You don’t really need too much color on your face when you’re on a honeymoon. One bronzer and one blush are more then enough to last you for your trip. Go for a soft pink or a neutral tone blush that will match any look you decide to go for.
Guerlain Terracotta Blush
Mac Mineralized Blushes in Dainty or Warm Soul
6. Long Lasting Lips
You will need lipstick with maximum staying-on power- putting on a new coat of lipstick every half an hour will get annoying. On this trip you will need a product that will last for hours and does not suck the moisture from your lips.
MAC Pro Longwear Lip Crème – feather light and will last for 10 hours.
7. Makeup Remover
Makeup Remover is something you don’t want to forget to pack. You don’t want to scrub your face with complimentary hotel soaps to remove your makeup at the end of your day.
Pond’s Wet Cleansing Towelettes. Love these as the sheets are thick, durable, doesn’t irritate
the skin and smells great.