You’ve found the perfect swimsuit, your manicure is ready to go and you’re hitting the beach this Memorial Day weekend — life is sweet. But one of the most important things besides your sartorial and nail art choices is what sun-and-sand-friendly beauty essentials to pack in your beach bag. Obviously, sunscreen is a given, but when it comes to summer primping, it’s all about keeping things minimal. There’s no need to haul around your entire makeup bag or wear a full face of makeup, so we’re giving you our top five picks of essentials to pack for a day at the beach— including a beautiful bag to tote them in — to keep your beauty look on point all summer long.
Adrianna Barrionuevo is a south Florida native with a soft spot for Orange County, California, where she spent her college years. Adrianna comes from Lucky and worked at Too Faced Cosmetics during her OC days. She loves quoting and rewatching episodes of Breaking Bad, collecting Manolo Blahniks and reading celebrity gossip. She’s also in the running to be the #1 Beyonce fan in the office. (She’s winning.)