Whether you’re camping, glamping or going luxe, when it comes to the festival season looking and feeling good has a whole rule book of its own. And with the new generation of ‘on the go’ beauty products to freshen our skin, mood and make-up you can now look good whatever your festival style.
Make this hot summer of Glastonbury, Isle of Wight and V festival as clean and cool as can be with these nifty little beauty fixes.
Sienna X Gradual Glowing Self Tan. A long lasting, and even tan invariably makes you feel better.
Rebel Nail Wraps. Nail art made easy with these DIY stick ons.
The Trick: BareMinerals Prime Time Primer. For instantly better, even skin, with or without make-up.
The Fix: L’Oreal Professional Tecni Art Fresh Dust. A touch of this rubbed in with fingers adds a sexy, tousled finish which lasts all day.
The Key: Ole Henriksen
Truth to Go Cleansing Wipes. It’s a given that you’ll pack wipes, so up the skin perfecting ante with these vitamin infused cloths.
This Works Deep Sleep Pillow Spray. You may not need help, either way, the very ritual of spritzing lavender on your pillow induces calm.
That effortless beachy hair and balmy skin – found on those eternally pretty, hippy festival goers Kates Bosworth and Hudson – does, in fact, take maximum effort prepping, with products like these.
Kinara Red Carpet Facial Kit. LA based celebrity facialist Kinara’s facial-in-a-box
does give an incredible
Hollywood glow that lasts.
Dior Gel Top Coat.
Makes any DIY mani last longer.
The Trick: John Masters Organics Sea Mist. Post-surf hair in a bottle.
The Fix: Stila Crush Lip & Cheek Stain. Why take two dewy pots of colour when you can take one?
The Key: DiorSkin Nude BB Cream. For creamy, but naked looking skin, glow giving hydration and UV protection.
The Organic Pharmacy Rose Shower Gel. A proven mind boosting scent, we can’t think of a better way to start a day of revelry.
If you’ve upgraded from glamping to full on pampering in between a bit of culturally uplifting festival going, invest in these small wonders which prove that sometimes luxury is best in small doses.
Brazilian Blow Dry, at salons nationwide. You’ll thank yourself for this genius anti-frizz treatment that leaves hair sleek and shiny for up to 12 weeks.
CND Shellac. The pro mani that lasts a week.
The Trick: Institut Estherderm UV Face and Body Spray. Sometimes it pays to invest in suncare, as this light, highly protective sun shield proves.
The Fix: Aromatherapy Associates Revive Massage & Body Oil. Used on skin, or in a bath, think of this as mood and energy boosting perfume.
The Key: Dr Sebagh Supreme Night Secret. Double the impact of skins overnight repair with this to undo the damage of sun drenched days and late nights.
Annick Goutal Eau d’Hadrien Eau de Toilette. This cult classic manages to make fresh lemon citrus notes sexy on skin.