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Summer’s freshest swimsuit silhouette? Bikinis with longer bustier-style tops and hipster bottoms. This one gets extra points for its exotic tile print and flirty fringe.
To buy: Topshop longline bikini, $72 at topshop.com
Jelly sandals that are stylish enough to wear to a wedding? Yep, these waterproof beauties from Bernardo are chic, sleek and totally fun to wear.
To buy: Bernardo ‘Moon’ jelly sandal, $70 at dianiboutique.com
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Sheer, broad-spectrum protection has never felt this indulgent or left our skin as luminous, thanks to shea butter, fruit extracts and vitamins C and E. Plus, the subtle tropical fragrance instantly puts us in a fun-in-the-sun mood.
To buy: Hawaiian Tropic Sheer Touch Lotion Sunscreen SPF 15, $10.79 at drugstore.com
Use this pinup-inspired pouch to stash your cell phone and keys at the beach—or to house your collection of glosses and lip crayons.
To buy: Ron Robinson small bag, $16 at ronrobinson.com
This snazzy new edition of the ‘Diana’—the all-plastic film camera beloved in the’ 60s for its twisted, haphazard effects—is perfect for documenting your summer road trip, old-school style. And it’s small enough to slip into your favorite crossbody bag.
To buy: Lomography ‘Diana’ mini camera, $109 at modcloth.com
The latest product in Josie Maran’s natural beauty empire? This light-as-air cheek gel, made with 50% pure coconut water. The innovative formula is buildable and long-lasting, promising up to 14 hours of Coachella-perfect color in your choice of eight summery shades.
To buy: Josie Maran Coconut Watercolor Cheek Gelée, $22 at sephora.com
Our favorite new wipes for fuss-free makeup removal (and no one’s gonna stop you if you use ‘em for a quick refresh on the rest of your body.)
To buy: Olay Fresh Effects Deluxe Make-Up Removal Wet Cloths, $5.99 at drugstore.com
Switch out last year’s beach tote for something infinitely cooler—one of Topshop’s roomy pastel backpacks.
To buy: Topshop clean pocket backpack, $68 at topshop.com
This is some seriously waterproof mascara. A Japanese formula rigorously field-tested in the ocean and in a sweat-drenched gym, it’s made with microcrystalline waxes that won’t budge in the balmiest weather.
To buy: Urban Decay Cannonball Ultra Waterproof mascara, $20 at sephora.com
Be Still My Heart
Think heart-shaped shades are silly? These cool variegated mocha-pink sunnies beg to differ.
To buy: Forever 21 sunglasses, $7.80 at forever21.com
Here’s a pair of headphones we’d never leave on a park bench or lose in the bottom of a drawer. Frends’ leather and rose gold headphones are luxury personified, from the fabric-covered cords and plush memory foam ear cushions to the chic studded hardware. Perfect for listening to the latest Haim, Beyonce and Sam Smith.
To buy: Frends ‘Layla’ headphones, $150 at netaporter.com
Steal some of Drew Barrymore’s flower child style with a rich lip butter from her year-old makeup line. It’s packed with natural oils to keep your lips moist and shiny for hours.
To buy: Flower lip butter, $6.98 at walmart.com
This silicone-sheathed glass water bottle has won over tastemakers, celebs and fitness gurus. Why? It’s lightweight, easy to grip, dishwasher-safe, doesn’t leak and the colors are simply sublime.
To buy: bkr reusable water bottle $30 at spiritbeautylounge.com
The next best thing to three days of swim, sun and repeat? This Swedish sea salt spray, which gives our hair the same texture and twists as an island vacation.
To buy: Sachajuan Ocean Mist, $28 at barneys.com