8 Gross Music-Festival Beauty Problems & How To Fix 'Em

Illustrated by Sydney Hass.
In street style shots, festival fan girls look perfect — from their brightly painted toes to their festive floral crowns. But, anyone who’s spent a long weekend at one of these music marathons knows that not-so-fresh feeling that affects the best of us. Even if you’re lucky enough to have secured a hotel room for much-needed nightly showers, hours of trekking between stages, shvitzing under the hot sun, and popping squats in the dirt can make things get a little ugly.

Campers are faced with a whole other set of issues, not the least of which is a hygienic dependence on what amounts to a fancy porta-potty. So, if you’re experiencing concerns that range from hair knots that only a sailor could love, to sun-scorched shoulders and mosh-made scrapes, we’ve got some solutions to see you through day three. 

Keep clicking to discover the eight most common gross beauty problems you'll experience at music festivals this summer — plus, the skinny on how to combat them.