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Is It Possible To Look Cute While Roughing It?

We are off for the long weekend to go hiking in the mountains and enjoy the evenings soaking in the hot springs.

I was recently looking for a list of things to pack, just so I don’t forget anything that may be essential.. like a few medical supplies and deodorant ( HA HA yes I forget to add that to my list!)

I stumbled across an article by Popsugar about staying Cute While Roughing it, and tricks to look you best without going overboard!

I by no means am a girlie girl! I love the outdoors, I love getting my nails dirty, camping, laying under the stars and being one with nature BUT I also feel my best when I am looking some what presentable.

 

SO HERE ARE THE TIPS TO STAYING CUTE WHILE ROUGHING IT ūüėÄ

To view the article on POP Sugar click here 

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  1. Dry shampoo: Not every campsite will have a shower station, and when they do, wet hair in the woods can wind up being a chore. Stick with a dry shampoo, like Dove Style+Care Invigorating Dry Shampoo ($5), to refresh your locks.
  2. Spray-on toner: Sweaty from a day of hiking and sitting around the campfire? Your skin needs a little perk. Keep Evian Facial Water Spray ($12-$18) in your backpack to rehydrate and cleanse your skin when you need it.
  3. Waterproof mascara:¬†Just because you’re roughing it doesn’t mean your beauty products have to stay at home. A waterproof mascara like¬†Rimmel London Scandal’eyes¬†($7) is the perfect blend of pretty and functional.
  4. Tinted moisturizer with SPF: Keep your skin quenched, protected, and glowing with a tinted moisturizer with SPF. While you should still rely on your regular sun shield, Stila Sheer Color Tinted Moisturizer SPF 20 ($34) is light enough to wear all day and offers up good protection from the sun.
  5. Facial cleansing wipes:¬†Even though your bathroom sink is miles away, that’s no reason to let your skin-cleansing routine slide. Keep breakouts at bay with cleansing wipes like¬†Yes To Cucumber Soothing Facial Towelettes¬†($6).
  6. Sweet-smelling bug repellent:¬†Bug repellent that doesn’t leave behind an awful chemical scent? Yes, it does actually exist!¬†Honest Company Bug Spray¬†($13) keeps the pests away and smells of jasmine and sandalwood. You’ll want to wear it whether you’re camping or couch surfing.

 

My personal add on would be a hat or a bandana to keep your hair tame!!

Please share with me your tips on what I need to bring this weekend while hiking in the mountains.

2 thoughts on “Is It Possible To Look Cute While Roughing It?”

  1. Great Post and helpful tips. Thanks for sharing. Especially the bug spray. I hate the way normal bug repellent smells and feels on your skin. Will be investing in some of that.

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