31 Beauty Looks To Try This August

Photo: via @tarenguy.
We're in the summer home stretch, which means the days are long and hot. Naturally, you might feel like giving up on hair and makeup altogether — especially when you break into a sweat as soon as you step foot outside. We ask: How can we be expected to paint our faces or style our hair to our hearts' content when we're standing directly in front of our ACs to keep cool?

Well, we're here to tell you that all is not lost. You just need a little hot-weather inspiration — and there's no better place to find it than on Instagram. Ahead, we've rounded up 31 looks that are perfect for wearing through August: That's one for every day. Whether you're into minimal makeup or all the baking and powdering in the world, we promise there's something here for you. Click through — and keep cool.
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Photo: via @ellamaiweisskamp.
Crimps and clumpy lashes make for an alluring duo.
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Photo: via @offdutybasics.
Why make one braid when you can make three?
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Photo: via @cosmobyhaley.
We can't look away from sunset eyeshadow.
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Photo: via @kaush_m.
This daytime smoky eye is picture-perfect.
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Get creative and match your eyeliner to your dip-dye.
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Photo: via @zoella.
This '90s, rosy lipstick is a winning daytime look.
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Photo: via @afrobella.
The easiest trick in the world for instant polish? Match your lipstick to your accessories.
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Photo: via @blacmagic_woman.
Not into flower crowns? Plastic flower clips are just as cool — if not cooler.
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Photo: via @sheidafashionista.
A bandana makes for a chic throwback headband.
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Photo: via @evonwahab.
There's no such thing as "too big" when it comes to cat-eyes.
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Photo: via @kristenxleanne.
Sparkling braids, anyone?
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Photo: via @emilywweiss.
Emily Weiss' metallic smoky eye and dewy skin are summer-ready.
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Photo: via @ genvegaa.
We want these oversized hair clips, pronto.
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Photo: via @erinhaveadream.
Big curls and cherry lips always make a winning pair.
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Photo: via @lysamclark.
A classic red lip gets an extra pop with a coat of on-trend clear gloss.
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Photo: via @paox33.
Proof that bubblegum pink looks just as good on your eyes as it does on your lips.
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Photo: via @tarenguy.
Tie your strands with a patterned head wrap to keep cool all August.
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Photo: via @___lemii___.
Forget the beauty rules: Now is the time to start playing around with moody fall hues.
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Photo: via @tk_wonder.
TK Wonder's oversized pigtail braids are too cool for words.
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Photo: via @rheacarter.
We dig a girl who will match her lower liner to her hair.
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Photo: via @hailiebarber.
Mermaid hair still rules.
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Photo: via @misswhoeverur.
Aqua eyes are an on-trend way to mix up your look.
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Photo: via @princessgeorgina.
Bring back the '90s (and keep your hair off your neck) with these loopy, low buns.
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Photo: via @patrickstarrr.
Beauty vlogger Patrick Starrr shows off his amazing mermaid-dyed double buns.
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Photo: via @palomija.
Those braids, those brows!
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Photo: via @chiaraferagni.
Love a red lipstick? Try watermelon for a fun, summery twist.
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Photo: via @jasmeannnn.
We are living for this chocolate-brown lipstick shade.
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Photo: via @chanteljeffries.
Mini braids and glowing skin FTW.
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Photo: via @laylaesmee.
If your curls are too much in the August heat, try a mini topknot.
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Photo: via @emilyschuman.
Emily Schuman's throwback ponytail is too cute.
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Photo: via @jessjanemakeup.
A monochromatic pink beauty look is the stuff of fairy tales.
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