The Coolest Poolside Essentials For Those Endless Summer Days
Picture this: it’s a balmy 80 degrees, you’ve been lounging poolside while soaking up the summer sun and decide to cool off with a dip in the water—refreshing, isn’t it? The summer days of lounging are officially here. As a new season shines down it welcomes in splashable pool days, tasty barbecues, and (safe) gatherings once more.
The start of the summer season is the perfect time to do an inventory of your seasonal needs. Pool floaties? Check. Fresh beach towels? Double check. With every pool day comes the must-have accessories of the season. From SPF to sunglasses, swim cover-ups to sun hats, it’s time to hit refresh on your summer capsule collection. Keep scrolling to find everything you need for a summer of hanging poolside below.
Stay Calm, Cool, and Protected
Supergoop has become a cult-favorite amongst beauty lovers and it’s no surprise as to why. With a clean formula, vegan friendly ingredients, and 100 percent mineral SPF 50 all rolled into one, the answer to summer skincare is here. Their CC Screen is perfect for those who crave a light, natural coverage in the hotter months ahead.
Dry Off In Style
Dry off post-swim with a bold and bright beach towel true to your own style. Jonathan Adler’s tiger towel is reminiscent of a faux-fur rug design, with a fun color palette to match. Thanks to its mid-century modern design aesthetic, it’s sure to be a go-to grab for interior design fans everywhere this summer.
The Bigger The Hat, The Better The Shade
Jacquemus is responsible for creating the ultimate straw sun hat. It’s infamous oversized design has been pinned, re-posted, and ‘added to cart’ countless times since it’s premier. Those who don’t shy away from standing out in the crowd will be living in this beauty all summer long.
The Tinted Lip SPF Perfect For The Pool
A warm-weather hued lip color and SPF duo? Check! Coola’s tinted lip trio comes in three shades to match the most magical of summer sunsets. Even more so, each one is packed with SPF 30 to keep your lips protected from the sun’s rays (yes, your lips can suffer sunburn too). Coola’s trio is sure to be a must-have in the beach bag all season long.
Ray-Ban’s Erika sunglasses have a wider lens coverage and a wider bridge that is designed for ultimate comfort, but they also have a fun gradient effect that pairs perfectly with any trendy summer ensemble. These shades are perfect for poolside reading and relaxing, but are also sturdy enough to wear in the water.
The Ultimate Summer Cover-Up
What’s a pool day without the coolest of swim cover-ups? In between dips in the water, sun bathing, and lounging poolside, a cover-up is a must-have for all of the moments in the middle. Lemlem’s tunic strikes the balance of function and comfort. While providing a full, yet sheer coverage, the tunic doesn’t overheat it’s wearer thanks to it’s breathable material.
For Perching Poolside
What can make lounging poolside even more fun? Poolside seats shaped as your favorite summer fruits will make a spot by the water all the more lively! Designed to stand the test of summer’s time, the seats are made with a heat-processed vinyl that also resists fading and pool chemicals.
It’s 5:00 Somewhere
The inflatable drink holder is perfect for a post-work, splash-worthy happy hour. Set to hold up to four drinks, it’s the ultimate accessory for pool-goers. Plus, the holder is ideal in serving everyone’s needs —whether it be a refreshing glass of water, the kid’s lemonade, or your favorite summer spritzer. The holder is sure to find a permanent home in your pool’s waters all summer long.