In this addition of What I Purchased and Loved (WIPAL), we have a nice mix of summer beauty favorites, a few fashion finds that I am loving, my go to Honest products, and of course an Amazon round up.
Summer Beauty Must Haves
First off is the obvious... sunscreen. To be even safer in the sun, this tinted moisturizer from bareMinerals also has SPF in it! These two, paired with the Ilia cream blush, are my go to for summer skin. Next, is my current fav tubular mascara, from a brand that is new to me Caliray. Finally, is this amazing SPF product from Supergoop, that you pump into your hair part, to protect it from the sun. If you are not wearing a hat, and you need to protect that thin part in your hair from the sun, this product is magic. My scalp/part always burn in the summer, so this has been life changing.
One more summer must have is a perfect at home manicure. I have mentioned Dazzle Dry in the past, but if you are not using their system, you really are missing out. Buy it here to get 20% off your first order, which will bring your purchase of the entire system to the cost of one mani.
Obviously this hat is a necessity for the summer sun, and it very reasonably priced too! The cami dress from Gap, with a built in bra, will also be a stable this summer. Finally, this top from Rebecca Minkoff is an elevated basic. I got it on sale via Shopbop, so shop around!
Honest Favorites (so far)
I have now been working at Honest for 6+ months and have been loving every minute of it . With a generous employee discount, I have been able to test out some of our products, with my favorites listed below! A few skin care items, all which I use and love, along with the shampoo/body wash that I use as body wash daily.
Recent Amazon Favorites
Mini Fan- This tiny fan can fit into your pocket, or be worn around your neck with the included strap. It is USB charging and was purchased to help beat the heat when I went golfing in 90 degree weather.
Verity Special Edition- One of my top 5 books of all time, is coming out with a special edition, which included a NEW CHAPTER! Pre-order yours today!
Bowl Set w/ Lids- A hosting must have. Stylish, simple, and functionable.
Rain Coat- This was a last minute purchase for an event I went to, outdoors, with a 100% chance of rain.
Clutch Purse- Completely random purchase, but I have used it a few times now and it holds everything!