Speaking of nails, have you ever noticed how your nail polish sometimes turns an icky shade of yellow after a day at the beach? Well, that's because the combination of nail polish plus sunscreen plus ultraviolet rays causes your nail colour to oxidize. So your nails are actually the one place that we advise you not to coat in traditional sunscreen. But that doesn't mean they should go unprotected — try
<product target="_blank" href="http://www.orlybeauty.com.au/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=1453">Sunscreen for Nails by Orly</product> ($19.95).
A must-have for protecting your pretty polish, this clear topcoat is made from a light-absorbent formula that keeps your nails from yellowing. It has an intense high shine to it and ensures your manicure stays the shade you love.
You care for nails with regular manis throughout the year so it seems crazy not to give them the extra protection they need in the sun. Don't forget to use in on your pedi!
Psst. The nails aren't the only place that need specialised sunscreen; your strands do, too! Check out our picks of top SPF products for your hair now . . .