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A dynamic trio of budget summer beauty essentials

Budget a little tight this summer. No worries, we found a trio of beauty essentials that go easy on your purse to keep you looking cool during the upcoming season.

Look cool this summer what ever you do
Courtesy Rimmel London
Hot lips and nails for summer
Courtesy New York Color

These three essentials from Rimmel, NYC New York Color, and Sally Hansen are perfect for pool, beach, rooftop parties and all the fun things you plan to do in your free time.

  • Rimmel London BB Cream Matte ($6.99 each): Reduce shiny, sticky faces that come with summer humidity with this multitasking BB Cream offers day-lomg shine control with its ultra-effective mattifying powders that prevent the need for blotting and retouching through the day. Keep skin flawless with this lightweight foundation that offers nine essential skin-perfecting benefits in one for 100% natural looking coverage and easy blending. The formula also helps absorb sebum, tighten pores, and prevent clogged pores that plague skin during the summer, rebalancing oily skin with Bamboo Powder, Kaolin Clay, Witch Hazel, Algae, and Salicylic Acid. It even offers SPF 15for every day sun protection.
  • Sally Hansen Ouch-Relief Wax Strip Kit ($6.99): wear that skimpy bikini without worrying about showing more than you want to with this ouch-less DIY wax kit that works even for first-time users. The kit features breakthrough Pain-Relief Technology™ Pre-Wax Wipes that deliver pain-reducing Benzocainedirectly to the skin for hair removal prep. The Pre-Waxed Cloth Strips contour perfectly to skin, cleanly removing hair from the face and bikini line for soft, smooth skin that lasts for up to eight weeks. Rid yourself of unwanted hair, then use the included Azulene Finishing Oil to remove excess wax and seal in moisture.
  • NYC New York Color Expert Last Lip Color ($1.99 each): add a bold swipe of color to your summer-look with these sexy, velvety smooth, long–lasting lipsticks.

: Sally Hansen and Rimmel London products are available at chain drug stores, food stores, and mass merchandisers nationally.