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January 31st, 2015 | By | 24 Comments

DIY: Surf Wax Air Freshener

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With snowpocalypse, rain, and just downright chilly days upon us, sunny vacation inspiration is in high demand. Our solution, get cozy with some beach Pinspiration and make our house (and car) smell like sunscreen, surf wax and all things seaside. Grab bottle of Pirette and piece of felt. Space heater and bikini optional. Read on for the how-to: (more…)

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January 23rd, 2015 | By | No Comments

DIY | Beach Rehab Hair Mask

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Salty hair don’t care…until the sun and salt start to dry out your strands that is. After a long day in the sun, treat your thirsty beach waves with a hydrating mask… (more…)

January 17th, 2015 | By | 180 Comments

Saturday Salute | 5 Minute Pre-Surf Warm Up

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Get the blood flowing and work up the motivation to dive into some brain freeze-inducing water. No fullsuit-wearing downward dogs involved. In fact, in recent years, studies have shown that static stretching is actually counter-productive (plus, your flailing around in a wetsuit on the shore is scaring the children). Instead, take 5 minutes to wake up your muscles and help avoid injuries that will keep you out of the water (probably for much,much longer than 5 minutes)…

(Pictured: Billabong Surf Leggings | SUPERbrand Surfboard) (more…)

January 3rd, 2015 | By | 127 Comments

Saturday Salute | A Fresh Start The Benefits of Lemon Water

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Looking for a fresh start to the new year? A realistic resolution perhaps? Instead of committing to a liquid diet for the next week, take a note from Kelly Slater and start each morning off with a glass of warm water with lemon. Baby steps here.
Why? (more…)