What’s In Your Beach Bag?

We hit the beaches of Santa Monica, Calif. with a super serious mission -- to find out how real girls pack for the beach

Everything Under the Sun

Name: Amanda

Beach Bag Essentials:

• Hawaiian Tropic Silk Hydration Lotion Sunscreen SPF 75

• Hawaiian Tropic Tanning Oil SPF 12

• Nivea Sun Protection Lip Balm SPF 30

• Hand sanitizer

• Extra pair of contacts

• Werther’s Original Caramels

• Adidas flip-flops

• Change of clothes

• $10 speaker sound system from Target

Her summertime motto: “You can never bring too much stuff. When I pack for the beach, it looks like I’m going somewhere for two weeks. Seriously. What do you want? A change of clothes? Band-Aids? Batteries? I’ve got it all.”