While everyone else may be celebrating Independence Day with BBQ and fireworks, we are thinking of the best beauty fixes that grant us the independence we need as beauty-conscious women. We could easily double this list, but we thought we would keep it short and sweet.
Top 10 Beauty Issues We Declare Independence From:
1. Skimpy Lashes
Try: Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara $23
An intensely black, volumizing mascara with an hourglass-shaped brush that separates, coats, and curls each lash to voluptuous perfection.
2. Wimpy lips
Try: Soap & Glory Sexy Mother Pucker Gloss Stick $18
This buzz-free formula is packed to plump, promising fuller, more luxurious-looking lips, without the tingle of most plumping glosses.
Try Burt’s Bees Cranberry & Pomegranate Sugar Scrub $13
Exfoliating crystals mingle with Pomegranate Oil, Cranberry Seed, and Shea Butter in our body scrub to gently polish and condition your skin.
4. Pale skin
Try: Tarte Maracuja Rainforest Glow Instant Matte Waterproof Body Perfector $39
Infused with skin-nourishing maracuja to hydrate and soften skin, Maracuja Rainforest Glow delivers a healthy, no-wait, bronze on demand that helps mask uneven skintone, imperfections, and varicose veins.
5. Flabby Abs
Try: Mama Mio Get Waisted $56
Want a flatter, firmer less wobbly waist? Get Waisted will help tighten, de-bloat and discourage fat deposits.
6. Large pores
Try: Korres Pomegranate Mattifying Primer $33
A water-based mattifying, pore minimizing, and skin-perfecting primer.
7. Split Ends
Try: Carol’s Daughter Monoi Repairing Split End Sealer $25
Try: bareminerals® Correcting Concealer Broad Spectrum SPF 20 $20
A creamy concealer with SPF 20 protection that hides imperfections and diminishes the appearance of dark spots and discolorations.
9. A bum “bum”
Try: Soap & Glory Sit Tight™ Intense XS Special Super-Strength Body Firming Serum $38
A lower-body firming serum that battles the bulge while you sit.
10. Chapped Lips
Try: Wet n Wild Juicy Lip Balm SPF 15 $2.99
Fun, flavored lip balm offers glossy shine with a delicious, fruity aroma. Enriched with Aloe Vera and Vitamin E to leave lips soft and smooth. Contains SPF 15 to protect lips from harmful UVB rays.