Each season I like to go through my essentials and see what It must be replenished and reorganized. While spring usually requires some spring cleaning, summer is always my time to consider so must be replenished or replaced. Since the summer means three months to spend time outdoors and, potentially, traveling, I like to make sure I’m well prepared for what the season has to offer. That usually includes bringing new bottles of sunscreen, a new Bikini (or two!), And even making time to meet my growing readings.
If you are in the mood for some pre-summer prep, keep scrolling to see what Articles 10, must be restocking before the season starts …
the most important thing to start the summer way is to replenish your sunscreen products. I can not stress enough how important it is to protect the hair, skin and lips from harmful UV rays. Premature aging? No thanks. Did you know that sunscreen also has an expiration date? Save yourself the burn and throw any bottles that are overdue. Then I picked my favorite sunscreen products that will keep your hair and skin healthy and happy throughout the season.
2 . A robust Weekender Bag
summer is to travel, even if it’s just a short weekend. I go to the bag when it comes to packing lightly has to be my travel bag of The small market . It is spacious enough to accommodate some equipment and small enough to throw in the overhead compartment when I’m traveling. It also comes in various shapes, sizes and colors. What more could you ask for?
3 . Sea Salt Spray
If you can not get to the beach, let your hair at least look the part … Beachy waves are my favorite and much easier to achieve than you think. Every time I’m combing hair spray I love using Waves Beach Blonde John Frieda Sea Salt . sea salt spray gives your hair a boost in texture that looks like you just walk out of the arena. If you’ve never used before sure to see this tutorial .
4 . Flip-flop
My go to summer shoe is definitely flipflops. Do not misunderstand me, I love a sandal heels or sandals, but for everyday activities, flip flops are a must. My LC Lauren Conrad for collecting failure pull Kohl currently with 16 different colors and designs to choose from. No matter your team, there is a flip-flop that fits accordingly!
5 . a good book
I love to spend summer evenings reading a good book, especially when I’m on vacation. If you have spare time to kill this summer and a growing list of readings, I recommend grabbing a book and get lost in another world. Lucky for you, my monthly LaurenConrad.com Book Club is in full swing. At this time we are reading this book , but be sure to check here for other books we have read previously and loved.
This should be a no-brainer! While my team and I are working on bringing you a style guide full swimsuit later this month , I thought I’d get your gears that go with the following options. Right now I am personally loving one piece swimsuits, but I will always be hurt with an adorable bikini. What silhouette is your favorite?
7 . a new water bottle
in addition to sunscreen, stay hydrated during the heat of summer it is a must. It is easy to forget to drink the right amount of water during the day, so I’ll let you in on a little secret of mine: Keep a water bottle at his side all day and you will be amazed at the amount of water you drink. And click here read about the trick I like to use to make me drink more water during the warmer months of the year.
8 . beach towel
beach towels get a lot of wear at home. If you have the same problem, restocking your beach towels is a good idea before the summer starts. My current favorite is my striped towel of The small market . It is large enough for a day at the beach with friends and comes in many beautiful colors. In addition, each small towel market is handspun and talented woman artisan hand-dyed. There is nothing better than that.
9 . Fun pool floats
the pool floats are back and here to stay! Last year my team and I rounded the cutest pool fleet could be found in this post , and I’m here to tell you that there more this year. Birds, sea shells, fruit, whatever, there is a floating pool for it. My personal favorite is pool float best friend heart set below.
10 . A cute disguise
Your swimsuit need a cover to complement it! Cover-ups have gotten more chic way in the last couple of years and I love it. Embroidery, ornate tassel, and cover-ups outside shoulder kept catching my eye. How many are too many? Because I prefer them all!
you have any suggestions on what can be replenished before the summer?
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