Humming to the tune “Sitting in the summer sun” and planning a beach holiday? A beach holiday is on the bucket list of almost everyone and anyway, who does not love serene winds and waves on a beach?
Beach vacations are all about beachwear, accessories, and photographs you get clicked while enjoying the tranquility of sea waves. Apart from clothes and other accessories you have planned to wear on the beach, there is a list which is very important you need to review for making your trip a memorable one. Read this to know what do you need to pack for this beach vacation!
It is said that adults need to drink about 8 glasses of water every day. It is the minimum requirement to keep yourself hydrated and fresh throughout the day. This amount increases when you are out in the sun. It is advised to carry a water bottle with you when visiting a beach. This decreases chances of sunstroke and dehydration during the beach visit.
2) Good Sunscreen
Skin tanning is common during beach visits as heat and humidity together increase skin tanning, which makes our skin look dark. Indians are not very fond of sunbathing as we have abundant of melanin in our skin, which causes tanning. A good sunscreen then comes to your rescue. It will not let hazardous UV radiations penetrate through your skin, keeping your skin soft and supple. Dermatologists recommend SPF 15 or SPF 30 sunscreen when visiting the beach or going out in the sun.
It is good practice to carry a hat to the beach, as it will act as a barrier between you and direct sunlight as as well enhance your look for the beach. It minimizes the chance of sunstroke on a beach.
It is impossible that you visit a beach and do not wade in the milky sea waves. There are high chances of getting wet while enjoying the sea breeze and waves. It is often uncomfortable after getting wet in the sea water due to high salt content in seawater. It is advised to carry a pair of extra clothes to continue having a pleasant beach experience.
5) Flip Flops
None of your fancy footwear will be of any use at the beach, so carry a pair of comfortable yet funky flip flops to the beach. The advantages of wearing flip-flop outweigh the disadvantages; go for rubber flip flops instead of cloth flip flops as it does not wear out after coming in contact with salt water.
6) Waterproof Phone Pouch
All of us pamper our phones more than our own selves! It is the handiest way of communication and dropping it in seawater means losing plenty of important contacts and information. We are often worried about dropping the cell phone in sea water while wading through the serene waves. It is advised to carry waterproof phone pouch where you can safely place your phone and save it from damage caused by sea water. Buy it now!
7) Towels and Blankets
After a long and tiring day at the beach, all of us want to fix ourselves and a towel/blanket will facilitate this. It is important to carry a blanket so that you can sit down with your loved ones and enjoy the breathtaking sunset on the beach.
8) Facial Wipes
You need to carry it since it is handy as well as great in value. It should definitely be on the checklist of a girl. Facial wipes are essential for wiping off oil, dirt, and sweat and keeping you fresh all day long. Facial wipes are available for different skin types: oily skin, dry skin, sensitive skin.