While it might not feel like it yet, the hottest season of the year is approaching and Songkran Festival is just around the corner. With water as an integral part of the celebrations, now it’s time to update your beauty cabinet with the waterproof makeup essentials. Whether you get soaked from the splash or sweaty from soaring temperatures in April, fear not. We’ve complied a list of the best waterproof makeup products that can withstand it all. From a smudge-free mascara to a budge-proof lipstick, these cosmetics products will ensure your makeup last all day and look flawless despite the water exposure.
Not only can a primer cover redness and acne spots, but also keeps your makeup from fading and melting. Infused with nourishing mineral ingredients, Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer (THB 2,200) is a gentle formula that evens out your skin tone and smoothens your facial complexion. An effective colour corrector, this primer also helps makeup wear longer, offering a flawless finish throughout the day.
Name it humidity, sun showers or water festival, this M.A.C. Pro Longwear Nourishing Waterproof Foundation (THB 1,850) can conquer it all. The waterproof foundation offers a medium to full coverage that conceals all skin’s imperfections. With its highly pigmented texture and moisturizing formula, this amazing foundation glides on your skin smoothly, while giving it a luminous satin finish.
It might be hard to find a waterproof eyeliner that actually works, but don’t underestimate the holding powers of this Marc Jacobs Beauty Magic Marc’er (THB 1,100) – it lasts all day as well as through serious waterworks. With its fluid consistency and flexible brush tip, the liquid eyeliner will help you apply your makeup with ease, while giving you the perfect precision you need for a sharp look.
Refined with water-resistant polymers, this Too Faced Better Than Love Waterproof Mascara (THB 950) helps prevent annoying mascara flecks on your sockets. Luscious and intense, the carbon black formula delivers an exquisite yet smudge-free effect. With its hour-glass shaped brush and super stiff bristles, the mascara is also designed to let you achieve voluminous and full-length lashes instantly, offering a wide-awake look.
Looking for an ultra-pigmented lipstick that won’t budge? Check out this Urban Decay Vice Liquid Lipstick (THB 950). Sharing the similar formula as Urban Decay’s original Vice collection, the liquid lipstick has the same longwear power but even better with its water-proof property. With an easy application, this liquid lipstick glides on the lips perfectly. It also features various gorgeous shades and textures, from cult-classic mattes to flattering metallics.