Top 10 Beauty Essentials for College Girls
Teenage years are the most precious years for all of us. As a college going kid, I, too, had many fancies and wanted to look my best all the time. With a myriad of makeup options available today, you gals can choose to buy yourselves good quality makeup items that must be, compulsorily, included in your vanity kits. The top 10 beauty essentials are listed below that can transform you into glam divas! Here they are:
Gals, you need to revamp your deo collection by including the ones that are fruity and fresh smelling. For college gals, deodorants that last long, are recommend as these tend to absorb sweat and make you smell like flowers. One should opt to buy such deodorants that can be applied many times without creating any dryness or burns on your skin. One such brand is Degree Expert protection and the other is Eva Girl’s Perfume that should offer you long lasting freshness.
2. Waterproof Mascara
When I say that girls should use mascaras that are waterproof, there is some point to it. Not only are these mascaras tear resistant, they are also smudge free and quite easy to apply. For young gals, these waterproof mascaras are best suited to be worn during evening parties or day camps, since; these add glamour to the eyes and also can be applied within no time. For those that are taking their weekends off for water sports or beach parties, waterproof mascaras can simply make them look gorgeous, without running out of your lashes. There are many brands available in the market. Some include: Clinique’s Gentle Waterproof Mascara and Sephora’s Splashstash Waterproof Deluxe Sampler.
3. Colourful nail polishes
There should be a good collection of super trendy nail polishes in every college girl’s makeup kitty. Lakme, Avon, Elle 18 and Lancome Le Vernis are some cool brands to own. Pinks and hues of yellow, red, purple and a host of other vibrant colours should find a place in your purses. For those raring to go out with a bolder look, choosing Essie Nail Polish is their perfect bet.
4. Face wipes
A must for every college goer: there are end number of activities that girls in colleges have to indulge in, all resulting in unwanted sweat and grime. Face wipes help in rejuvenating your tired out faces and also clean them up. For having a refreshing start, choose the ones that contain natural herbal ingredients like Aloe Vera gel and other moisturizing agents. Kara’s soft face tissues are the best if you live in tropical countries that are humid and hot. Instead of carrying leaky and squishy face washes, it is better you keep face tissues or wipes that are quite handy and easy to store, even, in the tinniest of bags and clutches. Other brands like Lavender Facial Tissues are also fine with all skin types.
5. Disposable toothbrushes are good
In case you are planning to take an outstation trip that involves camping and outdoor activities, disposable tooth brushes would be your life savior. Colgate Wisps is a good buy for those that are on tours and want to have a fresh smelling breath.
6. Waterproof and sweat proof sunscreen lotion
For gals that are always on the go, sunscreen lotions are a must. These will offer you sun protection and will also keep your skin fresh and grime free for hours. Choosing water resistant sunscreen lotions are best if you are going to hit the seas or take part in water sports. There are many like Neutrogena, La Roche and Copperstone that offer you long lasting protection and also absorb sweat like sponge! Never ever leave your homes without carrying a bottle or two of a good quality sunscreen lotion.
7. Cream based body lotions
Teenage girls really need to take care of their bodies, including, arms and legs that seem to get dry and chapped as the day progresses. Buying a good quality body lotion, containing cream, almond oil, lavender, tea tree oil is a good idea in order to prevent scaly arms. Some of these lotions are made especially for college goers that contain Shea butter and honey extracts that make skin tender and supple. One can try Neutrogena body care lotion or Nivea Body Lotion that would definitely not disappoint you. With their fruity fragrances, these lotions will surely catch an attention or two at the summer camp!
8. Keep a highlight powder
Girls that need to look attractive must possess a bottle of Mac Marine Life High Light Powder to have that instant glowing face, a face that will become the talk of the town! These high lighters are used to add a glint of glow to your, otherwise, pale and ordinary looking facial skin and makes it appear, as if, you have just taken an expensive diamond bath! Oh, yes, it is true and very much in vogue, now days.
9. Lip balms
Buy those that contain sunscreen and protect you from the harmful rays of the sun. In addition to making your lips smooth and pouty, these balms, also, make them soft and glossy.
10. Head bands
As a college kid, I used to wear differently coloured head bands that seemed to add a touch of glamour. Yes, head bands were a style icon, then, and are here to stay for a long time. You can choose to wear them instead of putting your sweaty hair, up in buns or pigtails.