10 Summer Beauty Products From R29’s S.F. Editor

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    Confession: When it comes to our beauty regimens, we err on the no-muss, no-fuss side of the spectrum. We’ll take a cheapo (but amazing) bottle of dry shampoo over a luxe blowout any day of the week. But, you’d better believe we still fawn over the latest and greatest contraptions, cleansers, and cosmetics to hit the scene. And let’s just say, we’ve found more than a few keepers along the way.

    Here to spill the beans on the best summer beauty thrills that are perfect for Bay Area babes is none other than our San Francisco editor Angela Tafoya. From a soap that smells spot-on like Big Sur to the perfect beach-wave spray, here's what's on her must-have wish list…and what should be on yours!

    Photographed by Molly DeCoudreaux

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