Whether you’re escaping to a local beach or an overseas oasis, it’s important to arrive prepared. For haste-free fun in the sun, pack these beach bag beauties to help you celebrate summer.
- Keep cool with Aritzia’s Talula Pelham Hat ($28).
- Protect your skin with a gentle sunscreen like La Roche-Posay Ultra Light Sunscreen ($29.99 at London Drugs).
- If you plan on having active fun in the sun, bring a pair of cheap and chic sunglasses from H&M ($9.95).
- Target’s Popsicle Beach Towel ($10.99) looks good enough to eat.
- For worry-free makeup, wear a waterproof mascara like Revlon Lash Potion Waterproof Mascara ($9.95 at London Drugs)
- Old Navy’s Classic Flip Flops ($2) come in a wide range of colours and are great for trekking through sand or taking a dip in the ocean.
- Tame your mane with Lush’s Sea Spray ($12.95). Infused with sea salt, sea water, and seaweed, it adds volume to flat beach hair in a pinch.
- If you despise oily, sticky sunscreens, Ombrelle Ultra Fluid Face Sunscreen ($16.99), is for you. Available at London Drugs, it has a silky texture and can be worn daily under makeup.
- Grab a drink and go with Davids Tea Leakproof Iced Tea Mug ($14.50).