9 Ways To Make Your Makeup Last


Don’t let pesky hair and makeup touch ups interfere with your office workload or better yet—an endless evening of dancing—by investing in 9 products that are guaranteed to keep your beauty look in check for hours on end. From sworn-by setting sprays to an at-home gel mani that is just as good as the real deal, consider melted makeup and undone ‘dos a thing of the past.

9 Ways To Make Your Makeup Last

Photo Courtesy: 3.1 Phillip Lim Fall '14.


Melt-proof your foundation by prepping your complexion with a face primer—while we love Benefit’s brightening formula, choose one that suits your skin best (mattifying, moisturizing or oil-free). After your face makeup has been applied, seal the deal with a setting spray. Trust us, it makes all the difference.

Mist and Fix


Make Up For Ever

That Gal Brightening Face Primer




Set the stage for stay-all-day lip color by priming your pout with a sugar scrub—exfoliating removes dead skin providing a smooth foundation for lipstick and gloss. Additionally, Estee Lauder’s colorless lip pencil enables a budge-proof pucker in a flash... Pretty major, no?

Double Wear Stay-In-Place Lip Pencil


Estée Lauder

The Lip Scrub in Green Apple


Sara Happ

Gel Lab Set


Deborah Lippmann


A favorite of RZ HQ, Deborah Lippmann's DIY gel set will keep your mani fresh and chip-free for over a week! Think of it as your new jet-set staple for summer.


Avoiding creasing and smearing by applying primer to your lids before your eyeshadow. In addition to NYX's budget-friendly formula, we champion Anastasia Beverly Hills' multipurpose prepping pencil—you can even use it to touch up your brows!

Eye Shadow Base



Magic Pencil


Anastasia Beverly Hills


Withstand heat, humidity and weekend dance parties by investing in a super-hold spray and styling primer.

Caviar Anti-Aging Working Hair Spray



One Prep Spray