There Are Two Camps When It Comes to Beach Makeup—Which One Do You Belong To?

I'll have whatever RiRi's having.

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Much less murder-y and starvation-y than either Survivor or Lord of the Flies, two beauty camps have emerged this summer. See what—and which celebrities—define each below, and decide which one you'll join. The good news is you can belong to both.

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*Team Natural*

matching? nooooo

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If popularity matters, this contingent clearly wins, probably because wearing much makeup to the beach or pool seems kind of futile. (More on that later.) That doesn't mean *completely* bare-faced, though—perfected skin, full brows, and subtly enhanced beach waves still fall within this category. (Here, Hailey Baldwin and Kendall Jenner show us how it's done.)

Martha Hunt

With the sun to even your skin tone, who even needs concealer?

Blake Lively

The PERKS of breastfeeding. 😳😊🍼👙🍼 #YesThatsRiceInMyHair #BlondevsBronde #BrondeJamesBronde

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The very definition of "beach waves."


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All of this, please.

Candice Swanepoel

👙🌞 ⛱ beach bumming. ( . )( . ) 😜

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Candice is all "I'm just wearing lip balm ::hair flip::"

Elsa Hosk

last sunrise 📷💄 @fulviafarolfi

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Get yourself a swoop.

Gigi Hadid

🚤 MIA ✈️ NYC

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Or one that covers most of your face.

Adriana Lima

Afternoon bikini 👙👙👙👙👙🕶🕶🕶🕶

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I spy some mascara, but we'll give that a pass.

*Team Beach Beat Face*


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Here, we've got the high-glam girls, whose looks are more "here to be seen" than "here to frolic on the open seas." Take Rihanna's deep black lip and long nails or Selena's tight-lined eyes.

Selena Gomez

Swim, shower, script then studio ☺️ have a great day erbody #face

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Maybe she was born with it. Maybe it's eyelash extensions.

Kim Kardashian

#FBF St. Barth's Selfie

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Probably extensions. Definitely contouring.

Taylor Swift

But which waterproof formula is she wearing?


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Told you you can do both.

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