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29 Sweat-Proof Makeup Products Perfect For The Summer

They will get you through hell and high water!

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We asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us about their favorite waterproof makeup products. Here’s what they had to say:

1. NYX Proof It Eyeshadow Primer will endure rain and tears.

"It makes anything on top completely waterproof and keeps eyeshadow from creasing. I cry all the time and it rains everyday where I live, but if I use this, I don't have to worry about smearing. I've also used it as a lip primer on desperate occasions and it works well. It's way cheaper than other eye primers." —havanar0se

Get it from Ulta for $6.

2. If you want to avoid having your makeup melt off your face, spritz Urban Decay's De-Slick Oil-Control Setting Spray for protection.

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"The best way to make any product waterproof is using setting spray. Urban Decay Oil Slick setting spray is amazing. Primer is also super important, especially for your eyes." —hannahg413be0727

Get it from Sephora for $31.

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3. You can take a pie to the face and your liner will still look flawless if you use Kat Von D's Tattoo Liner.

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"This liner is AMAZING! I got pied in the face as part of a charity event and even after wiping the pie off my face IT WAS STILL PERFECT! You the real MVP, KDV." —melrodriguez90

Get it from Sephora for $20.

4. If you want your lashes to last through a day of cleaning, and consequently sweating, Too Faced Better Than Sex Waterproof Mascara is what you need.

"I wore it while cleaning the other day and despite the sweat that dripped from my entire body, my eyelashes were still long, and black with no smears." —faithlunas

Get it from Sephora for $23.

5. Or if you're looking for a Better Than Sex mascara dupe, you should give L'Oreal Lash Paradise Waterproof Mascara a try.

"It's a dupe for the Better Than Sex mascara. It stays on even when I'm super sweaty, and I actually like it better than its higher end counterpart. It gives me really good length and volume, so my lashes look great." —mollypi

Get it from Ulta for $9.99.

6. Beauty Bakerie Lip Whips will get your through anything with no need to reapply.

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"They're so lightweight you forget they're even on and they last through EVERYTHING. I've gone for showers with them on and even slept with it on and I've woken up with my lipstick still intact." —mizzaahmad

You can get it from the Beauty Bakerie website for $20.

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7. If you're sporty AF, but want your liner to stay put, try the Make Up For Ever Aqua Liner.

"The BEST waterproof liner is Make Up For Ever's Aqua Liner. It doesn't move, I've been swimming, and skiing, and that liner stays tattooed onto my eyelids! Hands down best eye-liner ever." —abdamico25

Get it from Sephora for $23.

8. If Blinc Mascara can survive Florida's heat and humidity, it can probably make through anything.

"This is the only mascara I've found that doesn't smudge and smear in the Florida heat." —marycatherineh3

Get it from Sephora for $26.

9. Your brows will live their best, smudge-free life with Anastasia Beverly Hills DIPBROW Pomade.

"It seriously lasts through hours in the pool and sweating. It does not budge." —hannahp4688008a2

You can get it from Sephora for $18.

10. Sephora Wink-It Felt Liner is approved by the frequent crier club.

"Listen, I'm a sobbing mess most of the time and this liquid liner is my holy grail. I wear wings every day and even after my worst meltdowns, they're still on. I've literally showered and had them stay on." —aidanlouiseh

Get it from Sephora for $14.

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11. And the L'Oreal Telescopic Precision Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner is also Florida-heat approved.

"This is an absolute life saver! I lived in Florida one summer and this was the only eyeliner I'd wear in that heat." —shelbyt462b46b6d

Get it from Ulta for $9.99.

12. The Diorshow Waterproof Mascara is pricey, but worth the investment if you want strong, durable lashes.

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"Not only does this mascara stay on for SO long, it also holds my lashes up so well that if someone were to bend them down and then let go, they would just snap right back into place. It's a little bit pricey, but a little goes a long way and you get a lot of product!" —marrkaine

Get it from Sephora for .

13. If Essence 2-in-1 Liner and Eyeshadow swatches are any indication on how long it lasts, it's safe to say you won't need to reapply every five minutes.

"I swatched it on my hand and it lasted for two full days of me washing my hands after the bathroom, cooking, etc. I would definitely would recommend it." —c49d49e60d

You can get it from Ulta for $4.99.

14. The Marc Jacobs Gel Eye Crayon Eyeliner will survive up to 754% humidity.

"I work for 8-9 hours a day on the beach, so it's like 1,000 degrees with 754% humidity. When the rest of my makeup sweats off, this eyeliner stays sticks around like a bad ex boyfriend." —rebeccam47ad37af6

You can get it from Sephora for $25.

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15. Maybelline's Illegal Length Waterproof Mascara is the perfect product for anyone who runs track or loves naps.

"It has endured many track practices in the humid spring rain, as well as naps, and late nights." —tkdv

You can get it from Walmart for $6.94.

16. You can take a shower wearing the MicaBeauty Gel Eyeliner and still have perfect wings when you step out.

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"It's a small brand called MicaBeauty, but their gel eyeliner only comes off with baby oil or makeup remover. I took a shower with it on once, washed my face with three cleansers and a mini scrubber and my liner was still there when I came out of the shower. It's also all natural. This shit is amazing." —kxxksrxsie

You can get it from the MicaBeauty website for $39.95.

17. Sweat and swimming are summer staples you can partake in while wearing Estée Lauder Maximum Cover Camouflage Makeup.

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"It's the best full coverage that has survived sweat and swimming in the Texas summer heat." —tabmon19

Get it from Sephora for $39.50.

18. Buxom Lash Waterproof Mascara won't smear, not even after a busy shift at a popular restaurant.

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"Last summer I bartended in a massive, high-volume restaurant and would sweat my ass off, but when I'd get home I never had raccoon circles around my eyes." —bergins

Get it from Ulta for $20.

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19. The MAC Liquidlast Liner will stick around through swimming, sweating and face wash.

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"I've gone swimming, I've sweat, I've washed my face, and that stuff does not budge." —allis43f24fab6

Get it from Nordstrom for $20.

20. Katherine Cosmetics K-Sport WOW Stick will make your skin feel moisturized and won't wear off even if you sweat.

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@eqjump

"Small brand, but they have great products (all cruelty free!). I recently started using it and I don't have a huge need for makeup, as I have clear skin. It doesn't do much other than even out your skin tone, but it's perfect for me. It has 15 SPF, and makes your skin feel soft and moisturized all day. It stays on while I exercise and sweat and never feels heavy. Love it!" —glshorses

Get it from the Katherine Cosmetics website for $36.

21. Neither rain nor oily skin will make NYX Matte Liquid Liner budge.

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@cristalallure

"I live in Seattle, the city of rain. Even with my oily skin and the rain, this liner always stays on until the end of the day!" —darkdollies

Get it from Ulta for $6.99.

22. Wearing COVERGIRL LashBlast Plumpify Waterproof Mascara will make you feel #blessed.

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@covergirlau

"It seriously does NOT come off in water, it is such a blessing." —mikaylal454637838

Get it from Ulta for $11.99.

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23. Rimmel's 25 Hour foundation is a great summer foundation, even for dry skin.

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@rimmellondoncan

"Not sure if it's marketed as waterproof, but this foundation is absolutely sweat-proof. Its my go-to foundation for summer, and even looks amazing on my super dry skin, despite it not being a dewy or glowy foundation! Definitely worth trying out this Summer." —mollykat66

Get it from Ulta for $3.99.

24. If you're not planning on dunking your face in jacuzzi water, Clinique Lash Power Mascara is perfect for you.

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"It stays on through swimming but comes off easily with hot water. Removing waterproof mascara is usually a nightmare but not with this stuff." —gretchenp4b9d28d3d

Get it from Sephora for $17.50.

25. The NYX Gotcha Covered Concealer will last through a Zumba class.

"I work at a beauty store and this concealer under my eyes lasts 8-hour shifts without creasing, and lasts through the sweating during workouts. The best part? It's super cheap." —jesynelson11

Get it from Ulta for $5.99.

26. You can wear Chanel's Inimitable Waterproof Mascara to the beach or pool without worrying about it going anywhere it doesn't belong.

"This is the most waterproof mascara I've ever used. It doesn't flake under your eyes or make your lashes feel stiff. It's such a heavy-duty mascara that it won't go anywhere unless you remove it. I've worn it to the pool and beach and my lashes still look fabulous. It's totally worth the $32 price tag. Also, it comes in a sleek black and gold package with the Chanel logo that'll make you feel fancy!" —strangermusic89Get it from Nordstrom for $32.
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"This is the most waterproof mascara I've ever used. It doesn't flake under your eyes or make your lashes feel stiff. It's such a heavy-duty mascara that it won't go anywhere unless you remove it. I've worn it to the pool and beach and my lashes still look fabulous. It's totally worth the $32 price tag. Also, it comes in a sleek black and gold package with the Chanel logo that'll make you feel fancy!" —strangermusic89

Get it from Nordstrom for $32.

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27. If Maybelline Eye Studio Color Tattoo Eyeshadow works for actual mermaids, then I think it'll work for us peasants.

"I'm a working mermaid, so I need makeup that stays on in the water for hours. I've been wearing this eyeshadow and it doesn't budge or fade a single bit!" —chloepowell2019

Get it from Ulta for $6.99.

28. Even though Maybelline's Full 'N Soft Waterproof Mascara is not as hyped-up as other products, it always delivers fly lashes.

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"I keep trying every expensive and hyped-up mascara out there, but none can compare, I just keep coming back to this one! It's a completely clump free formula and the brush is amazing! It's been my favorite since high school." —kaydr2

Get it from Ulta for $7.99.

29. Lancôme Définicils Waterproof Mascara will last all the way through childbirth, so...I'd say it works.

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"Three kids. Natural childbirth. No smudges. No smears. No wear-off. Which could not be said of literally anything else." —ginao46e266c64

Get it from Sephora for $27.50.

Now you can swim with a face full of makeup without thinking about the consequences.

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