Beach season is officially here which means it’s time to get your surf-and-sand beauty bag stocked up on all of the essentials: sunscreen, sunscreen and more sunscreen (plus some colorful extras). Below, our top 7 absolute must-haves for a day in the sand, all from beauty brands that put a priority on natural, good-for-you ingredients.
This paraben, sulfate and phthalate-free broad-spectrum SPF 50 sunscreen will keep every inch of you covered.
For a quick beach-to-lunch transition, pull hair into a topknot and add a bold orange lipstick. We love Ilia's synthetic fragrance and paraben-free formula, which still delivers bold color.
We live for Jessica Alba's good-for-you beauty products like this natural, unscented, broad-spectrum mineral sunscreen, which works on faces, bodies and babies alike.
As far as 5-free nail polish brands go, RGB is one of our favorites. Fun fact: a fresh manicure will protect your nails from the harmful rays, even if the polish doesn't boast added sunscreen.
Apply this organic, food-grade lip balm after eating and drinking for extra protection and a gorgeous, selfie-worthy sheen.
Wipe away salt, sand and sticky beach food debris before reapplying sunscreen with these cooling, 99% natural cleansing wipes.
Minimize color fading, damage and dryness with this water-resistant UV-defense mist that's made from natural oils and extracts.