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Let’s face it festivals are amazing but they are not the cleanest of places, and although you may think you are going to use the communal showers, one look at them and you will opt for a wipe instead. That’s why we have listed the best festival beauty tips that will keep you clean, cute and happy at the festival.
Wipes are absolutely essential for festivals, whether they are used to remove your makeup – which is a must at a festival, you want to try and keep your skin as a clean and clear as possible. Wipes can also be used for washing your body if need be, if you just can’t possibly use the communal toilets, then wipes are the next best option to maintain your hygiene. These Simple wipes are great for your next festival because they not only keep the clean skin but are also kind to sensitive skin, and help to keep the skin hydrated. A perfect combination. This is one of the most essential festival beauty tips.
Hygiene should be a top priority at a festival (even though we all know it’s not) as there are so many germs floating round, it is better to be safe than sorry and get yourself a small hand sanitizer to carry with you at all times. This Carex Strawberry laces hand gel is perfect for all your hygiene needs and is even better because of its strawberry fragrance, ensuring that you are always a clean and smelling amazing. This is one of the festival beauty tips that you need to carry with you at all times, port-o-potties are the worst.
The perfect hangover cure in tablet form. I know you are thinking there is no way it works as you have tried and tasted other tablets but Milk thistle is different as it targets the liver, preventing it from damage. So it is definitely the best thing to take for a hangover especially at festivals when you need your energy. These Holland & Barrett Milk Thistle Effervescent tablets are great to take to a festival, as you can dissolve them in water and do not give you the usual disgusting aftertaste as they are tropical flavour.
The perfect remedy for wild festival hair and also a great alternative if you are still fearing the communal showers, just don’t overdo it and end up looking like you have dyed your hair white. You can do some wild things at festival just don’t dye your hair or get a tattoo. This tropical Batiste dry shampoo is perfect for all your hair woes, removing grease giving your hair that healthy look again.
Keeping your face hydrated is always important especially at a festival when your skin is more prone to dryness due to drinking and lack of sleep. A moisturising spray is the best option for a festival as it is so easy to apply, and can also be used as a setting spray for makeup. This Mario Badescu facial spray is great for waking up the skin, giving you a must needed glow to brighten up your festival look, and also keeping your festival makeup in place all day.
As most festivals are in the summer (although British festivals usually involve ALOT of rain) it is important to make sure your skin is protected so you don’t end up ruining your time with a case of sunburn. P20 sun-cream is perfect for festivals as it provides protection for up to ten hours so you do not have to wait precious festival time re-applying.
When packing for a festival you must pack light so the best option is to take makeup that has various functions and allows more room for other essentials. Liquid highlighter is the perfect multi-tasker especially Benefit’s High Beam highlighter which can be obviously be used as a highlighter, as well as a natural eye-shadow, and a great primer when combined with foundation. Making your packing lighter and your makeup even better.
What is a festival without glitter and jewels? Take inspiration from Gypsy shrine. Keep your makeup simple and your embellishments bold. An added bonus is that even if you forgot to take off your makeup no one will know you are wearing yesterday’s makeup. Gypsy Shrine’s Glitter jewels are some of the best about: affordable, environmentally friendly and fashionable, helping you stand out from the crowd at your favourite festival.
These body jewels with make you look so extra for the festival. You will have every turning heads. This is by far one of our favourite festival beauty tips!
Even if you decide to go au naturale or even no makeup at all, this does not include mascara. Mascara is the most essential of all makeup items, so it is important that the mascara you choose is not just waterproof but festival-proof, so it is best to make a mascara investment. Bobbi Brown’s No Smudge Mascara does what is says on the tin and also makes lashes look full and thick without the usual clumping getting you through an eventful day at the festival of your choice. This is one of the festival beauty tips that you cannot live without!
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An aspiring journalist from Liverpool passionate about Yoga, Dance, Fashion, and Travel.