Warm sunshine on our faces, sand, funnel cake, and an extensive boardwalk all sound like the perfect combination for “beach vibes.” You probs already have your cute bikini, ready to show off your hot summer bod that you’ve been working so hard on last winter, but we’re sure you don’t have everything you need in that cute beach tote. Here’s a list of all the beach bag essentials to make sure you don’t miss a beat!
A selfie stick is an absolute must-have, ensuring you capture all of your favorite memories. This rose-pink selfie stick is perfect because it is compatible with both iPhones and Androids, comes with a built in mirror, and LED light ready to get your best angles. [Get Yours Now!]
Sunscreen is pretty much a no brainer, but believe it or not, it is often forgotten. Be kind to yourself and double up on this sunscreen that instantly bronzes your skin, while also protecting you from those harsh UV rays. [Get Yours Now!]
If you think sunburnt skin is painful, you haven’t experienced sunburnt lips! Yes, you read that correctly. Your lips can indeed get sunburned. So, protect those luscious lips with an SPF lip balm that moisturizes, protects, and enhances your kissy-face. [Get Yours Now!]
Skin and lips aren’t the only things that need protecting. Squinting your eyes can become tiresome and painful. So, do yourself a favor and grab some cute sunglasses and protect your eyes so you can enjoy your time in the sun! Also, a bonus: these sunglasses provide UVA/UVB protection to protect your eyes against macular degeneration. [Get Yours Now!]
You cannot go to the beach without a towel. It’s another no brainer that people still somehow forget to pack. With this oversized beach towel, you’ll save the day for one or three of your friends! [Get Yours Now!]
Hydrating your skin is extremely important after being in the sun for an extended period of time. This after sun lotion will moisturize and maintain that sexy tropical-ish glow that may or may not have been easy to achieve. We don’t want our hard work going to waste! [Get Yours Now!]
Jam out on the beach with this cute water and sand resistant portable speaker. Connect and protect your phone, while grooving to your favorite summer playlist. [Get Yours Now!]
A change of clothes are always a good idea. For good hygiene purposes, you never want to stay in wet or damp clothing. Pack a cute tank top and a pair of denim shorts to change into once you’re finished dipping in the ocean.
Don’t want to wear sunglasses, but also don’t want the sun in your face? No worries. A cute beach hat will do you great. Grab a cute beach hat with adorable quotes on the back. [Get Yours Now!]
Coverups are nice to have when you want to walk on the boardwalk but want to keep your dry bathing suit on. They’re lightweight, fashionable, and won’t take up too much space in your cute beach tote! [Get Yours Now!]
Zoë Green is a Fashion Editor of Feeling the Vibe Magazine based in Philadelphia, PA. She is currently studying Broadcast Journalism and Criminology at The Pennsylvania State University. She loves wine tasting, hiking, and reading fashion magazines. For tips or comments, email Zoë at [email protected]