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SUNNY-SANDY Accessory Essentials PART 2

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More fun in the sun-and in a pool-and on a beach, and in the backyard...toys, gadgets and accessories that get you and your essentials there...for a splashing good time.

COLOR ME LIME

MULTI-TASKING FOOTWEAR
Unisex kicks cool enough for hot nights

SUNNY-SANDY Accessory ESSENTIALS Part 1

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Summer sandy vistas or idyllic mountain views...both environments beg for durable outdoor gear, gadgets and human attire...that matches the heat, keeps out the undesirable elements...and even for die hard only wear black NYers...adds some color fun -for under the sun.

SUNNY ESSENTIALS -Skin/Haircare

Part 2
Athletic types tend to be all about the low maintenance in their grooming rituals (all that training sucks up time)...
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 -but highly demanding of what skin/haircare products they use.

Products for hair/skin that are naturally leaning with clear ingredient labels, that are effective, well packaged--- free of parabens...and priced sensibly... find favor with gals and guys...who work hard and are not persuaded by glammy ad campaigns and feted (paid) influencers.

What's New:

For skin not only dried out from a pool swim or high altitude arid air...but also slicked/ sweated out from a long run...a new amped up mist moisturizing spray-bests those other thermal water in a can quenchers...with the healing properties of pine found only in SW France. Meet our fav new product-Milky Hydrating Lotion-delivered in a fine mist... from cult skincare line iXxi Essenxiel...courtesy of a family owned French company -that uses the patented OPC PIN,  a powerful a…

SUNNY ESSENTIALS Skincare Bets for Outdoors

Part One...

IT'S getting to be that time of year when 2 showers a day are the norm...and our needs for maintaining some of kind of acceptability, looks wise-changes dramatically.

Some Protective Products To Help Keep Summery Temps
 Effects in check...
Sunscreens---vary in durability-water resistance tough, ease of application-and of course ingredients. We prefer mineral sunscreens (found them longer lasting) and layer on two layers when our outdoor jaunts are going to be long and sweaty...
BONUS:Chalky white pasty 'lifeguard' look is a thing of the past...some brands we prefer...blocking damaging UVA/UVB Broad Spectrum rays... .Goddess Garden...a reasonably priced label widely available











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Buzzing annoying flying bugs...be gone...without DEET...and from decent smelling repellants too.....







#VINOFRIES 2nd Wines Of SOUTHWEST FRANCE/GOURMET FRENCH FRIES

A WINE ENTHUSIAST EVENT-hopefully will continue...a genius pairing of Reds (Malbec, Fruity, Bold) , Dry Whites, Rosés (which ranged from dry to more fruity)---- from Southwest France...paired with french fry indulgent creations inspired by the aforementioned-as interpreted by five top NYC chefs.

Highlights:





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SUNGLASSES-Outdoor Urban Style for Hangout or Workout

Not made in the shade-sunglasses aren't just fashion statements... (though they are...) ......that prevent future wrinkles-
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...they're critical for eye protection against melanoma, cataracts damaging UV, Blue Light High Energy Visible Light and Infrared  rays (yup-that's from those addicted to smartphones and laptops) ...which is why we lean towards those outdoor brand shades...with their top tech attributes for precise clear, accurate vision, comfort- lightweight features, perfect fit...and scratch tough-shatterproof lens.

No need to opt for the strictly aero athletic shapes either...now lifestyle options that multi-task-are city sleek as well as outdoor chic.

Some favs from practically heritage brands= VUARNET and SMITH Optics.

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SMITH OPTICS