Unless it's your romance, the last word you want associated with summer is "complicated," and the same goes for summer beauty. If this is theoretically the most carefree season, than your makeup routine is something you should be able to do blindfolded, right? That means multitasking products you can throw in your bag and simplified palettes that carry all your essentials. These compacts, filled with glowy highlighter, sun-kissed bronzer, and pretty blush, fit the bill. Keep scrolling to check out a few that we're throwing in our beach bags this year.
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Lancôme Belle de Teint Palette
This palette is so pretty, you might not even want to use it. But trust us, it's too good to keep as a collector's item.
Lancome | $45
TOM FORD Soleil Contouring Compact
The creamy powder makes application easy, whether you're into a touch of highlighter or a full-on summer contour.
Tom Ford | $108
BECCA X Chrissy Teigen Glow Face Palette
No one does glow quite like Chrissy Teigen. And now, thanks to the star herself, you can copy it with her brand new BECCA face palette. With shimmery shades of blush, highlighter, and bronzer, the limited-edition buy is no doubt an easy summer go-to.
Becca | $46
Guerlain Terracotta 4 Seasons Compact
Maybe you don't want any shimmer or sparkle. If that's the case, Guerlain's matte finish compact is your best bet for a natural-looking bronze and a healthy flush.
Guerlain | $76
Maybelline Face Studio Master Contour Kit
This budget-friendly palette includes a step-by-step that is perfect for the contouring novice. Plus, the product's slightly iridescent finish won't overwhelm.
Maybelline | $9