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

Fun and Floral

Name: Kimberly

Beach Bag Essentials:

• Neutrogena SPF 100 for face, SPF 75 for body

• Maybelline eyeliner

• CoverGirl LashBlast Volume Blasting Mascara

• Mentha Lip Shine from C.O. Bigelow

• Japanese Cherry Blossom Body Spray from Bath and Body Works

• Goody hair elastics

• Roxy flip-flops

Her favorite beachy braid: “I just figured out how to do a fishtail braid, and now I wear it to the beach all the time. I always bring extra hair elastics so I can quickly braid my hair and then jump in the water.”

(To learn how to do a fishtail braid, click here for a video tutorial.)