20 Beach Hacks, Tips, And Tricks You Absolutely Must Know This Summer

If you’re planning on hitting the beach this weekend or just this summer in general, then you need to know these tips and tricks. Your friends and family will thank you for your genius mind. Here are 20 beach hacks, tips, and tricks you must know this summer:

1. Protect your precious phone from sand and water by putting it in a ziplock bag. You can still use it through the plastic!

2. Make sure you bring baby powder to the beach because it takes off sand faster than anything else.

3. Put your money in an empty pad wrapper. It might look ridiculous, but it will also keep your money safe while you’re in the water.

4. You can also try a chapstick container or a marker.

5. Shave with baby oil to keep your skin smooth. Shaving right before the beach without oil may leave your skin sensitive to the sand and salt water.

6. Know the differences between two common types of sunscreen to figure out what works for you.

7. Sunscreen is the most important part of your beach day. Know when to apply, what time you’re most likely to get burned, etc.

8. Want to look tan before going to the beach? Buy your favorite self-tanner, then get the perfect faux glow by shaving, exfoliating, and then applying.

9. Make your own ice pack that won’t melt all over everything with a sponge in a baggie.

10. Protect your hair and scalp from the sun by wearing a cute turban.

11. A lot of people don’t realize how sensitive your eyes are in the sun. Here’s what you should know:

12. Prep your hair before you go swimming to keep it from getting damaged.

13. Make a cooling green tea face mist to stay refreshed and moisturized throughout the day.

14. The best place to get beach waves is at the beach! Help your hair along with this DIY sea salt spray.

16. Make aloe vera ice cubes before you leave so they’re ready when you get back. Even if you don’t get a sunburn, your skin will still want to cool down from being outside all day.

15. This sounds obvious, but so many people don’t think about it and end up burning their feet.

17. Keep hair moisturized after going in the water with this detangler spray you can make on your own.

18. Bring along apple cider vinegar spray for instant relief if you get a little too much sun.

19. Forget Flash tattoos – make your own cool designs using sunscreen.

20. Keep sand away from you by using a fitted sheet like so:

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