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June 06, 2012
First Published: 18:58 IST(6/6/2012)
Last Updated: 18:58 IST(6/6/2012)
Packing for a beach destination
1 Sun protection:
Pack sun protection products for your entire body: sunscreen (SPF 15 or greater), lip balm with sunscreen, and aloe vera gel for potential burns
2 Carry microfibre towel:
Have fun with a floral or striped towel. Microfibre towels are a brilliant idea. They're super light and thin, saving you plenty of space.
3 Cover up:
Take a cover-up for your swimsuit. A t-shirt, or a sheer dress or a kaftan. Take an extra change of clothes in case you go somewhere after the beach. Glam-up your evening with a sexy (almost) sheer maxi dress work on top with your swim-wear. Soft-flowy-relaxed. Take a hat to shield some of the sun's rays or a fancy umbrella.
4 Take a beach blanket:
Beach blanket is made of parachute fabric which is light weight, non bulky, covers a picnic sized area and the sand shakes off of it easily. It should be wide enough to cover adequate space but thin enough to fit into your bag.
Keep it really simple with just lip gloss, bronzer and waterproof mascara. Don't miss Sunglasses.
HTC (with inputs from Ankita Chaudhry, fashion designer)
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