UPDATE: Trying to stay cool in this heat? Better take a page from these beauty-savvy New Yorkers! This article was originally published on July 16, 2013.
Sticky, muggy, hot, oppressive — these are all accurate descriptors of a July in New York AND a girl's worst beauty nightmare. So we looked to the streets for some real-life makeup and hair inspiration to see how the Big Apple's dealing with this ugh weather. Our field findings? Creative updos, bright lips, and perfectly bushy brows that melt hearts, not faces. Click through for our 10 favorite beauty looks of summer (so far).
Photographed by Jacqueline Harriet