When summer comes, you can lighten up your makeup and make it natural and neat-looking. When it comes to summer beauty products, sunscreen is the only thing you should be laying on thick. Here are the best tips from makeup artists on how to lighten up but still look put-together. Whether you’re going to the beach or just feel like embracing the carefree summer vibe, skip base entirely and stick to concealer. “Covering up shadows, spots, or blemishes with just concealer means you won’t have to worry about blotting away your makeup.