What happens when sunbathing turns funny? We bring you 30 hilarious photos of people who got peculiar sunburnt patterns. Let’s just say that it’s the new form of turning into a piece of art while resting on the beach.

Sunscreen is highly recommended for protecting your skin from UV rays. Scientists and activists have been warning for years about the depletion of the ozone layer, leading to an increased risk of sun damage. UVA rays are typically linked to the aging of skin cells which leads to wrinkles and sunspots. Most importantly, we have to use sunscreen to prevent skin cancer.

Moving back to the funny side of enjoying the sun, take a look at how these folks forgot their SPF and ended up looking exotic in the most amusing way possible.