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Make a Splash With These Essential Beach Items

Whether you’re heading to a local reservoir or jetting off on a beach vacation, check out this must-have gear for a day at the shore.

1. No need to juggle multiple bags, the Beachmate System can carry it all. This essential beach bag features a tote bag with storage pockets, a cooler to store snacks and drinks, two shovels perfect for digging in the sand, and five multi-purpose buckets. $79


2. Sunscreen is a no-brainer when it comes to the beach. Douse the kiddos (and yourself) in Pacifica Suncare‘s coconut probiotic mineral sunscreen spray ($16, available in SPF 30 and 50) and face stick ($10), which are translucent, easy to apply, and free of chemical UV absorbers. Available exclusively at Target stores and


3. Snapper Rock swimwear is stylish and safe, featuring UV 50+ sun protection. They have everything from bikinis and board shorts to rash tops and cover-ups, with options for the whole family—all in the cutest designs.

4. Dock & Bay beach towels are made from quick drying suede microfiber, they”re large yet lightweight, super absorbent, and easily fold into a compact pouch—making toting around towels for the whole family a breeze. Available in six colors and two sizes, $20-$25. 

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