Spring Must-Have: The Mist

woman outside spraying herself with mistThat magical tool that keeps your face looking and feeling fresh in even the hottest heat? It exists and you absolutely need it in your cosmetics bag this spring season. A festival babe secret that’s turned into a warm weather staple for all, hydrating mists can save the day on more than one occasion. Keep your makeup glowing and dewy, your skin from drying and sweat from infiltrating your angelic complexion with this buzzed-about beauty essential–and with so many trusted names jumping on the bandwagon, you’re sure to find your perfect fit.

Good Face Mist

Evian Facial Spray, $19.50 for travel size trio

This classic is more mist than makeup setter, but that doesn’t take away from the fact that you’re misting with some of the best water around. Cheap enough to snag the trio and leave one in the purse, one at your desk and one at home.

Better Face Mist

Jane Iredale Hydration Spray, $27-60

The mid-twenties range is what you’d expect for a bottle that’s multi-tasking. D20 Hydration helps dryness, Pommist comes with added UV protection and Balance Hydration is packed with antioxidants.

Face Mist Splurge

29 Cosmetics Napa Mist Replenishing Atomizer, $68

For the big bucks, you’re going to want to bring this baby out all the time. Perfect for before and after you do your makeup as well as a mid-day refresher, this skin pick-me-up makes the face appear smooth and moisturized while visibly easing signs of aging.

Have a trusty mist we missed? Let us know in the comments!


Melissa is creative communication professional with 9+ years of experience writing for the beauty and fashion industries.