1. Try Serum On Oily Skin - Senior beauty editor Baze Mpinja uses a light moisturizing serum instead of a traditional cream. "It keeps my skin from looking too shiny," she says to Yes to Blueberries Intensive Skin Repair Serum ($20, yestocarrots.com).
2. Keep One Great Brush In Your Bag - "Pricey, but worth it. It can do foundation, bronzer, blush, anything," says associate beauty wrister Amber Kallor about her beloved five-year old Kevyn Aucoin Beauty The Super Soft Buff Powder Brush ($46, kevynaucoin.com)
3. Wake Up Your Face With Lipstick - We spotted associate shopping market editor Lauren Vreeland applying Nars Lipstick in Heat Wave ($24, narscosmetics.com): "This fiery orange-red looks good on everyone! One swipe transforms your face."
4. Spritz On Some Energy - We found beauty director Felicia Milewicz and she revealed her secret scent for the first time: Les Exclusifs de Chanel Coromandel ($210 for 6.8 oz. at chanel.com) "Super sexy, and it gives me an instant energy boost!" ... I'll stick with Calvin Klein. I'm not a rich beauty editor.