Easy Tips to Keep Your Makeup From Melting This Summer

Vixen

VIXEN / June 11, 2013

Summer means hot days, and runny makeup. But with these quick tips and tricks, you’ll be set and prepped for all day wear. Take a look. — April Dawn Ricchuito

1. Always use a primer before foundation—even if you’re using a powder foundation. A primer helps prep the skin, moisturize, and hide imperfections like large pores or uneven skin tones. You can use a traditional primer, a BB cream, or even moisturizer in a pinch. It’s best to visit your local makeup counter and review the primers for different skin types. Try Smashbox primers.