Baring it all at the mercy of sand and surf means nixing every inch of dry, peeling, uneven skin. Exfoliate daily head-to-toe, and go easy with the self-tanner by choosing a formula that subtly bronzes you up — and moisturizes, too.
Frayed, flyaway tangles won't pass for beachy hair. But in order to maintain its glorious sheen when up against wind, sun, and salt, chemically colored or straightened hair needs extra coddling. Best bet: Drench it with a rich, protective conditioner while damp, then pull it off your face.