Dressing up for sunny days

Applying broad spectrum sunscreen and avoiding intense daytime sunlight are just a few ways of protecting your skin in the sun.

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But did you know that your clothing and accessories can also play a fun and stylish role in keeping you sun safe?

We've rounded up a few Black Skin Directory favourites  from our key online shopping haunts.

Long, loose and flowing dresses for safe sunshine chic.

H&M, £39.99

Keep tops of heads and ears protected under a wide brimmed hat.

Miu Miu, £300

Oversized sunglasses keep the  delicate eye area protected.

Topshop, £12

Protect your nape with a cute bucket hat.

Cos, £29

Shirt dresses make great cover ups.

H&M, £19.99

Snazzy sunnies help keep fine lines at bay.

Zara, £15.99

Colour block to keep cool in the sun. 

Mara Hoffman, $137.50

Forehead protection with a peak fronted cap.

Zara, £15.99