Yesterday marked the official first day of summer and with it, the reminder that this season’s temperatures can be more brutal than we remember. Since the heat's not dying down anytime soon that can only mean three things: less clothes, more sweat and a whole lot of fun. Unfortunately the latter doesn’t come without combating the former.
In the latest installment of our popular shopping series One Click Wonder, our R29 staffers break down the best summer essentials in beauty, fashion, and our favorite category, fun. It’s all about sweat wicking swimwear that can pull double duty as a top, lip tints that pack in SPF protection, and a rosé that will keep your thirst at bay.
Tune in, and scroll through our favorite finds that will get you through even the hottest days. Get ready for some fun the sun.
No need to part with your favorite foundation for a waterproof option! This Urban Decay setting powder makes any (yeah, you heard us) foundation waterproof.
Check out these summery shades if you're in the market for a mermaid-approved pop of color.
Our biggest summer skincare fear is sun damage that, in turn, speeds up aging. Reduce the risk by sliding on this cream which delivers mineral-rich moisture while protecting skin from free radicals.
Sometimes we'd rather hit the beach or pool while avoiding getting our hair wet. This IGK Hair Shield acts like a magic swim cap for your hair.
SPF protection, organic moisturizing ingredients, and kissable tints-- what more could you want from a summer lippie?
For some serious assurance that you're makeup isn’t going anywhere, we've found your holy grail. Complete your look with this waterproof, lengthening mascara and you’ll be insta-ready throughout your whole beach day.
Sun-in just got a major upgrade. Spritz this in your hair for sun-streaked hair.
At a super affordable price, this swimsuit does it all -- pair it with jeans or a skirt and it becomes a sexy (and sweat proof) bodysuit.
Don't be deceived by this simple button down. It comes in handy as a cute cover-up.
Keep the sun out of your face, but make it fashion.
This eco-friendly brand is hot off the presses, and we think you should snag a bag before it blows up.
This rosé is both aesthetic and delicious. You’ll be drinking it like water, just as the name implies.
This adorable can cooler keeps your drink ice cold for up to 3 hours! Plenty of time to sip by the pool.
These waterproof speakers don’t compromise sound quality. They also operate through bluetooth so you don’t have to lift a finger on your day off.
Chic enough to be a purse, but so functional that it will convince you delete your Seamless app.
Thigh chafing in the summer can be a real downer and we all know it. Swipe this between your thighs and you’ll never have to think about it again.
A classic instant photo with millennial functionality, this Instax is selfie proof, portable, and includes super fun color filters.