• Summer isn’t over yet!

    When it comes to summer, most people think of one thing: time in the sun! Sunscreen isn’t a beach only requirement – it is a great way to ward off wrinkles! While there are a ton of options out there not all sunscreens are created equal. Finding an efficient sunscreen includes multiple factors and I’ve complied them here for you! Make sure you are using enough SPF. Dermatologists recommend SPF 30 – anything higher doesn’t really do much for you. You will also want to make sure that your sunscreen is broad spectrum which means it protects skin from both UVA and UVB rays. Stay away from sprays and powders.…

  • Sunkissed Summer Tag

    This post is slightly different from the usual ones around here. After being on Twitter a few days ago, I spotted a tweet from Sydney Kelly that involved questions and answers from Ingrid Nilsen (missglamorazzi). I was inspired by these awesome questions having to do with my favorite time of year! I hope you enjoy the post and feel free to do this in your own blog! 1. What is your go-to product for a sun kissed summer glow? Clarins Delicious Self Tanning Creme! 2. What book would you recommend for a summer read? The Selection and all 3 books in the series are a great easy, light read. The…

  • Fun In The Sun: The Top 10 Beach Sunscreen’s

    It’s almost beach season which not only means skirts, dresses, and bathing suits but it also means sunscreen. We’ve heard for years how the sun causes damage, but with all these new sunscreens there is NO excuse now. Here is a list of the top suncreens brought to you by EWG.  For more information and more sunscreen options visit EWG. 1. Alba Botanica Sun: Mineral Sunscreen Kids, SPF 30  Sun: Mineral Sunscreen Fragrance Free, SPF 30  2. Beyond Coastal Natural Clear, SPF 30  Lip and Face Screen, SPF 30  Kids Natural, SPF 30  Natural, SPF 30  3. COOLA Baby Unscented Natural Mineral Sunblock, SPF 45  MineralBaby Moisturizer Suncare, Unscented, SPF 45  Sport Citrus Mimiosa…

  • What SHOULD Be In Your Beach Bag This Summer

    It’s almost summer ladies and gents and that means pulling out the old sunblock, beach towels, and flip flops. What some of us tend to forget is that most of our “old” summer essentials probably need replacing.  Its force of habbit to just grab the same bag with everything you left in from last year. (we are all guilty of it) So here is a list of some new items you should pick up for this years beach escape. 1. New sunblock, throw away any sunblock more then a year old. Staff pick: Australian Gold SPF 30 Spray 2. De-Tangle Spray, a common item often not thought of to bring to the beach. If…