LOOK AFTER YOUR SKIN AND HAIR WHEN YOU HIT THE SAND THIS SUMMER.
1. Evo ‘Salty Dog Salt Spray’, $32.95 A hairstyling product that provides both a matte finish and ‘just out of the water’ messy ’do. Also refreshes your locks after a day in the sweaty sun. Best for: Those who couldn’t get to the beach because of work, but want to look like they did. evohair.com 2. Surf Life Saving ‘Sport Sunscreen SPF50+’, $16.49 What it lacks in chic packaging, it makes up for in value and environmental awareness. Formulated without oxybenzone, a commonly used chemical that’s been found to damage the marine environment, and a portion of all sales go to Surf Life Saving Australia. Best for: Someone who’s in and out of the water all day. woolworths.com.au 3. Natio ‘Daily Defence Face Moisturiser SPF 50+’, $17.95 Does the same skin-fortifying job as moisturiser, but offers higher protection against the sun. Best for: Those who seek out multitaskers for the beach or gym. natio.com.au 4. Ultraceuticals ‘Ultra UV Protective Daily Moisturiser SPF50+ Mattifying’, $74 High-end protection from UVA and UVB rays plus moisturising ingredients such as shea butter. Best for: People who are (unfortunately) prone to shininess. shop.davidjones.com.au 5. Bondi Sands ‘Everyday Gradual Tanning Milk SPF 15’, $17.95 We all want that sun-burnished look, but exposing yourself to the risk of skin damage isn’t worth it. Opt for a product that will help you fake it, while offering a level of protection. And this is it. Best for: Die-hard bronzers – you know who you are. bondisands.com.au