With the rising heat and humidity, the desire to lift a few layers from our makeup routine is intensifying. To simplify your beauty regime with one dose of color, reach for a multitasking lip and cheek tint. The hardworking formulas combine a vibrant lipstick and a dewy blush into one for sun-kissed skin. To apply, editorial makeup artist Manuel Losada suggests: “Apply your product on the high points of your cheeks and use your fingers to blend for a natural glow. For your lips, dab your product in with your fingertip for a soft, barely there flush.” All you need is a slick of mascara to complete your summer beauty look. Ahead, some of our favorite lip and cheek tints.
The Easiest Way to Simplify Your Makeup Routine This Summer
Cheek & Lip Glow
This hybrid formula instantly reacts with the moisture in the skin and lips to give them a naturally rosy, customized glow. It suits every skin tone, so no makeup counter matching is necessary.
US $: 37
Lip & Cheek Bloom
This lighter-than-air formula is buildable, which means you can play your look up or down. Formulated with nourishing emollients, this tint will leave your lips and cheeks hydrated. “Orange Blossom” is perfect for tan or olive skin tones.
US $: 30
Baby Doll Kiss & Blush
This formula looks just like a lipgloss, and when applied with its tapered tip, it offers a highly pigmented dose of color. A dot or two is all that is needed for warmth on the cheeks. Much like a stain, the formula finishes matte.
US $: 40
La Petite Robe Noire Universal Tinted Gel, Rosy Cheeks And Lips
Once applied to the lips and cheeks, the fluorescent pink product instantly transforms into a sheer, subtle tint. Its universal shade adapts to the pH level of your skin, meaning that it suits each complexion.
US $: 35
Tropic Heat Lips & Cheeks
Infused with hydrating natural oils, this product will ensure that your pout stays moisturized and soft all day. Easy to blend, the creamy formula dissolves upon contact with body heat, and glides effortlessly into the cheeks.
US $: 12
This multipurpose makeup stick can be applied wet or dry. Apply wet for sheer color that blends seamlessly into the skin, or dry for a more intense, high-color payoff.
US $: 39
A double-duty tint enriched with coconut oil and cocoa butter to leave your skin nourished and supernaturally soft. Tap the highly concentrated pigment on the lips and cheeks for a split-second rosy glow.
US $: 36