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The Ultimate Spring Break Packing Guide
March 4, 2019 aP 05:11 PM
Are you packing your bags and flying south for spring break? We
can’t say that we’re not jealous, but we still want you to have tons of fun on
your getaway. If you still need some last-minute essentials to throw in your
suitcase, Suburban Square is your one-stop
Here’s what our tenants recommend to make your vacation one for
But first, skincare
If you’re headed for full-blown sunshine, there’s nothing more
important than protecting your skin and giving your face the glow it deserves.
Our friends at Blue Mercury are skin care experts, and
they know how to brighten even the most jetlagged under-eyes.
We caught up with Meghan, district manager at Blue Mercury, who
recommends a little shimmer and some
SPF 30 is an on-the-go, easy-to-use eye-luminizer in a pot that glides onto
eyelids seamlessly without tugging and blends perfectly without creasing,
flaking or fading,” she says.
Not only will you have a little extra sparkle, but you’ll also
be protected from those extra rays!
Beachy waves for days
It’s no secret that Sephora
is every beauty lover’s dream. Once you’ve got your skincare on lock, how about
some beachy waves? Desiree, store
manager at Sephora, knows a thing or two about what products will make your
hair bouncy and beachy.
undone beach waves, but don't want to get in the water? Ouai has you covered with their Wave Spray,” says Desiree. “Unlike
most products that use sea salt that can strip your color, Ouai uses rice
proteins to keep your hair healthy.”
Healthy hair and a touch of volume? Yes please.
A touch of style
Hopefully wherever you’re going is beachy and beautiful—but is
last year’s swimsuit looking as fresh as it used to? Don’t sweat it: we know
the perfect place for you to grab a new suit or two (because who are we
kidding, no one can choose just one).
Head to Everything But Water, a true beachy haven where you can pick
up anything from bikinis and sunglasses to sarongs and beach bags. Hit the
beach with a brand new look, and find what you need all in one place.
Snacks on snacks on snacks
Let’s be real: airport food is pricey and never really hits the
spot. Soggy turkey sandwich? No thanks. Save yourself time, money, and a tummy
ache by packing some snacks in your carry-on.
Obviously, the Ardmore
Farmers Market is one of our favorite places at Suburban Square to stop for
a treat on the go. Our friend Max, manager at Ardmore Produce,
suggests keeping it simple: “We have a bunch of nuts and dried fruits that are great
for travel. If you’re bringing a cooler bag, cutting up fresh fruit is always a
snacks on hand can make traveling much
easier—trust us. No one likes being hangry!
be stressful, but that’s where we come in. Making your life a little bit easier
is our favorite thing to do. At Suburban
Square, your favorite stores are all in one place.
Instagram feed is sure to be bumpin’ when you’re posting from your vacay, so
having your beauty essentials and some fuel to keep you going is a must! If
nothing else, do it for the ‘gram. Safe travels, snowbirds!