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What to throw in your makeup bag when you go to the cottage

What to throw in your bag when you go to the cottage

Joan Smalls and Constance Jablonski on vacation. Author: ELLE Canada Source: Instagram.com/constancejablonski

Makeup & nails

What to throw in your makeup bag when you go to the cottage

We pick the best summer beauty buys for a vacation glow to rival Beyoncé’s. (Yacht not included.)

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Your skin isn’t the only part of the body you need to protect from the sun – watch your hair, too! Aveda Sun Care Protective Hair Veil ($28), aveda.com

 

 

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Dermatologists recommend wearing at least SPF 30 with broad-spectrum protection (UVA/UVB) when outdoors. Shiseido Ultimate Sun Protection Cream SPF 50 WetForce ($48), net-a-porter.com

 

 

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Fall asleep while lounging on the dock? Rescue skin ASAP with soothing aloe vera. TheFaceShop Aloe Emergency Kit ($16), thefaceshop.com  

 

 

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Just saying no to tanning is easier than ever thanks to the newest crop of self-tanners on the market. James Read Liquid Bronzer ($46), sephora.com.  

 

 

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Indulge in too many tipples? Take one of these tablets to ensure you’re up for your 6 a.m. canoe ride. Liver X ($15.34), iherb.com 

 

 

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Really roughing at a cottage with no shower? Look for a soap that’s safe to use in the lake. Sibu Beauty Face & Body Bar ($6.95), sibubeauty.com.  

 

 

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For those not brave enough for the inevitable no-makeup cottage selfies, a BB cream is an easy way to look more polished. Cover Girl Smoothers BB Cream ($8.97), walmart.ca.  

 

 

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Fake a natural summer glow with shimmer-free bronzer. Rimmel Natural Bronzer ($8), walmart.ca

 

 

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Charcoal is no longer just for BBQs. It’s helps to detoxify skin, too. Perfect for those girlie slumber parties in the cabin. Clinique Acne Solutions Oil-Cleaning Mask ($27), clinique.ca.  

 

 

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The sun picks on your lips, too. B. Kamins lip balm SPF 20 ($21), sephora.com

 

 

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This waterproof mascara will withstand any canonball. Dior "Diorshow" waterproof mascara ($38), nordstrom.com.  

 

 

 

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Combat the heat, redness and potential sunburns with this refreshing spray. Avène Thermal Spring Water ($18.50), aveneusa.com

 

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