5 Beach Bag Essentials For Your Island Getaway

5 beach bag essentials you need for vacation

Plotting your escape to an exotic Caribbean island yet? As fun as it is lazing around and frolicking in the rays, there are a few things you need to make sure are in your beach bag and we've narrowed it down to the essentials.

1. SUNSCREEN

Protect your skin from the harsh sun with one of these recommended sun lotions, moisturizing, light, these skincare options nail it in one go. 

2. WATERPROOF MAKE-UP

If your plan is to spend every aching hour on the beach and head straight to the bar after your sandy napping session, pack some waterfproof make-up essentials like these.

3. SUNGLASSES

 
 
 
 

Looking stylish has never been so easy with these trendy sunglasses. Protect your eyes, and stay incognito, pack a couple of pairs just in case.

4. BEACH TOWEL

It goes without saying, a beach towel is one of the essentials you should have in your ammo when you're heading for a day of tanning and wading in the water. Here are a few of our favourite, stylish beach towels that keep you dry, granule free and looking enviably trendy.

 
 

5. FOOTWEAR

It's always best to throw in a pair of espadrilles, sandals or flipflops, in case you find yourself wandering off an leaving your shoes buried in the sand. Here are some solid options that deserve a place in your beach bag.

OTHER ESSENTIALS:

  • Hat
  • Book
  • Water
  • Leave-in conditioner
  • Hairbrush