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Zoya Naked Manicure Perfector

Summer is all about stripping down—when it comes to beauty products, at least. These are so ultralight, you’ll barely notice they’re there.


One blast tames my flyaways without even a hint of stiffness or sticky residue.

Nuance Salma Hayek Mamey Fruit Texture Enhancing Finishing Spray, $13, cvs.com.


Apply this gingerroot, sunflower, and tamanu-oil blend at 9 a.m. and your skin will still look fresh at cocktail hour.

Kiehl’s Daily Reviving Concentrate, $46, kiehls.com.


This sheer polish comes in a variety of skin-tone shades, some of which neutralize or brighten discolored nails, so they look simply buffed clean.

Zoya Naked Manicure Perfector, $9, zoya.com.


The main job of this lotion is to protect skin from airborne toxins, but it also works as a primer, imparting a lovely soft-focus effect.

Dior One Essential City Defense SPF 50, $59, dior.com.


The pigments in this oil-free formula are suspended in water, making for a featherlight base.

Smashbox Camera Ready BB Water, $42, smashbox.com.


A load of botanicals tackles dark circles and puffiness, and mineral pigments give the illusion of slept-well brightness.

Onomie Bright Concealing Elixir, $26, onomie.com.


A This clear spray looks and feels almost like water, and sinks right in.

AmorePacific Sun Protection Mist SPF 30, $75, us.amorepacific.com.