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Your LIFE: Beach bag beautiful; BEAUTY OUR PICK OF THE BEST BAGS AND ESSENTIALS FOR YOUR HOLIDAY - WHATEVER TYPE OF TRIP YOU'RE PLANNING.

Byline: BY KATE BASARAB-HORWATH

H&M SEE-THROUGH SHOPPER pounds 14.99.

Practical, sexy and stylish - just like you!

H&M METALLIC HALTERNECK BIKINI WITH CHARMS Top pounds 7.99, briefs pounds 6.99. Look super in silver in this bikini. And it'll go with your bag, too.

ESTEE LAUDER ANTI-AGEING TOWELS FOR BODY SPF 15 pounds 18.50. These individual portable wipes provide water resistant SPF 15.

ESTEE LAUDER AFTER SUN pounds 18.50. Restore much-needed moisture after a day in the sun.

CLARINS EAU SUNSHINE pounds 23.50 for 100ml. This gorgeous fragrance can be worn while you're soaking up the sun.

H&M BLACK SQUARE SUNGLASSES pounds 4.99. Oversized square frames and wide arms help shield your eyes from any glare.

BOOTS EXPERT SENSITIVE REFRESHING FACIAL SPRITZ pounds 3.99. Don't want to cool off in the pool? This refreshing spritz will help you chill out.

CLINIQUE SUPER CITY BLOCK SPF 40 pounds 12.50. This high-factor sun cream can be worn alone, or even under foundation as a primer.

M&S SILVER FLIP-FLOPS pounds 15. For poolside glamour, slip your tootsies into this fabulous metallic footwear - it'll match your bikini, too.

SUPERDRUG SOLAIT SHIMMER AFTER SUN pounds 3.49. Apply before you hit the local nightspots to give your skin a sexy sheen. It also moisturises your skin after a day in the sun.

HOUSE OF FRASER, STRIPY BAG pounds 25. It's stylish and deceptively roomy.

ROXY HAWAIIAN PRINT BIKINI pounds 55. The halter-neck style will help keep it in place as you swim, surf and jet ski.

BOOTS SOLTAN EXTREME FAT STICK SPF 50 pounds 4.99. This chunky twist-up stick provides water resistant sun protection while you're splashing in the sea.

CHANEL STYLO - YEUX LONG LASTING EYELINER pounds 15. A brown waterproof pencil eyeliner, to define eyes.

H&M AVIATOR SHADES pounds 4.99. Protect your peepers with these sporty aviators.

CLINIQUE UV RESPONSE BODY CREAM SPF 30 pounds 13. Oil-free, waterproof sun cream is ideal for active, sporty types. Reapply liberally after swimming to make sure your skin stays safe.

GOSH AMAZING LENGTH AND BUILD WATERPROOF MASCARA pounds 6.49. The waterproof formulation means it shouldn't come off when you're swimming.

M&S GOLD FLIP-FLOPS pounds 15. Flipflops are so easy to sling into your beach bag and these gold sandals are the perfect beach buddies.

M&S WHITE KAFTAN pounds 9.50. The perfect beach cover-up, this can also be worn with jeans and a belt in the evening.

LANCOME SOLEIL DNA GUARD PROTECTIVE LIPGLOSS SPF - INCREDIBLE SHINE pounds 14, from department stores. Slick it on for sexy shine while the SPF will protect your pout.

TOPSHOP PINK PLASTIC BEACH BAG pounds 20. This spacious beach bag has a little purse attached for all your loose change.

BENEFIT YOU REBEL SPF 15 pounds 19.50. A tinted moisturiser that also provides SPF 15 protection.

M&S SUNGLASSES pounds 10. Slip on these large frame sunnies for poolside glam.

ELIZABETH ARDEN ANTI-AGEING SUN LOTION FOR BODY SPF 30 pounds 18.50. This water-resistant sun cream helps prevent visible signs of ageing too.

M&S HEADSCARF pounds 15. A simple but stylish way to keep hair off your face.

SUPERDRUG SOLAIT SPF 15 SHIMMER SUNCREAM pounds 3.49. You'll sparkle in the sunlight as you protect your skin from the harsh rays.

CONFETTI JUST-MARRIED FLIPFLOPS pounds 14.99. These flip-flops leave the words "Just Married" in the sand.

CONFETTI 'JUST MARRIED' BEACH TOWEL pounds 17.99. Let everyone know you're honeymooners with this snug beach towel.

ELIZABETH ARDEN 8-HOUR LIP PROTECTION STICK pounds 15. Keeps lips soft, sexy and kissable.

DIOR EYESHOW - ULTRA SHIMMERING EYESHADOW WATERPROOF pounds 17.50. Carry this with you to make sure your eyes always look their best.

DIOR WATERPROOF MASCARA pounds 18.50. Keeps lashes luscious, even when you are splashing about in the pool.

MEXX BASKET WEAVE BAG pounds 19. Perfect to cram in all your essentials - plus all the stuff the kids need.

"TWISTER" TOWEL pounds 19.99. Grab some precious "me" time while the kids play Twister on this fun beach towel from iwantoneofthose.com.

ELIZABETH ARDEN 8-HOUR CREAM pounds 20. A great cuticle cream, moisturiser, hand cream and minor burn cream. It can even be used to treat insect bites!

DERMALOGICA FULL SPECTRUM WIPES pounds 19.30. Ideal for applying sun cream without having to open a bottle.

TESCO SUN PROTECTION FOR KIDS SPF 40 pounds 3.29. Keep your children safe from the sun with this high factor lotion.

TESCO SOOTHING KIDS AFTERSUN pounds 3. This gel cools and calms young skin.

CLINIQUE SUNCARE LIP/EYE SPF 30 pounds 9. Waterproof sun protection for delicate areas in a twist-up stick.

BOOTS HOT WEATHER COOLING SPRAY FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN pounds 3.89. This handy portable spray can keep all the family cool and is a beach bag essential for all mums.

M&S TORTOISESHELL SUNGLASSES pounds 15. These shades will proteect your eyes - and they look great, too.

M&S BLUE KAFTAN pounds 9.50. Hide any lumps and bumps under a stylish kaftan that's easy to roll up and pop in your bag when you leave the beach.

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SUN LOVER If you're a tan-topping beach babe like Mirror columnist Alex Curran, you'll want a fab bag that can hold all your beauty essentials...; HONEY MOONER Don't spoil your romantic break with raw, sunburned shoulders... Team your post-wedding glow with these gorgeous but practical items and you'll be as irresistible as newlywed Eva Longoria all holiday...; SPORTY If like supermodel Elle Macpherson you prefer an active getaway this is the bag for you. It's crammed with water-resistant goodies so you can look beach beautiful while keeping skin safe - in and out of the surf...; MUM Celebrity mums like Geri Halliwell know if you're away with your brood you need a fuss-free bag to hold all your bits and bobs. Luckily, going for the practical option doesn't mean you have to sacrifice your style...
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Publication:The Mirror (London, England)
Date:Aug 14, 2007
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