Ah, Aussie summers. We’re the envy of the world with our glorious beaches, incredible waterways, laidback lifestyle and sunshiney weather.

But that glory comes with a few hazards, and I don’t just mean the wildlife!

While the idea of spending lazy days in the sun and water are tempting, the truth is there is a fair amount of work involved when you’re a parent. Your family’s skin needs protection and looking after to avoid the sunburn and rashes synonymous with Aussie summers.

In particular, children’s skin is often more sensitive to sun and water exposure, so it pays to protect their skin from damage especially during holidays when they tend to be mostly outdoors.

Sunscreens, body washes, bug repellant, sun protection and more. We’ve found 10 of the best products for looking after your family’s summer skin in the gallery below …

10 of the best products for looking after your family’s summer skin!