You can look your best even in summer by following some simple beauty treatments. You can spend lot of time outdoors without having to worry about sun tan and blemishes. For a good sun streaked look for your hair, you can just dab on some lemon juice on your hair which is easy on your purse too. You have to condition your hair regularly to prevent the dull, brittle look. This is especially a must if you swim regularly.
If you are the type who likes to spend a lot of time outdoors, be sure to use a sunscreen with minimum SPF 15. This will prevent premature ageing and wrinkled skin. Drinking at least 8 glasses of water everyday helps in staying hydrated. A good way to smoothen burnt skin is to apply lotions or creams containing aloe-vera. You can also use creams containing zinc which will cure burnt skin faster.
As far as make up tips are concerned, the less make up the better during summer. You should also settle for a powder foundation than a heavy foundation. You can use a matte foundation for the face and highlight the cheekbones and eyelid areas using a shimmer powder. You can use a lip gloss for your lips to avoid cracking. For eyes you can opt for waterproof mascara during summer. You should also carry a eye make up remover if you are going to spend a lot of time outdoors to avoid dark circles beneath eyes later.
Also eating a lot of fresh cool fruits and vegetables like watermelons, cucumbers etc will bring the natural glow to your skin. Drinking tender coconut water will help you to remain hydrated the natural way. Also you can splash water on your face or wash it frequently to remove dirt and grime that will result in a radiant you in summer and forever.