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An average cotton tee-shirt is only UPF (ultraviolet protection factor) 7 and drops to UPF 3 when wet. Coolibar sun protective clothing is UPF 50+ even when wet.
The sun's UV rays erode the outer layer of your hair, breaking down the melanin and making hair dry, coarse, wiry brittle and breakable. Wear a UPF 50+ hat, always.
Wear a hat that
covers your face,
neck, tops of ears
For every inch of brim you wear, you reduce your lifetime risk of skin cancer by 10%. So a 6" brim means 60% risk reduction.
on overcast days
The sun's UVA and UVB rays are year-round, and up to 80% of the sun's ultraviolet radiation penetrates clouds and fog.
Wear SPF 15+ or
gloves on hands
Hands see the sun more than any other skin and thus show more aging than any other part of your body.
Store a long
in the car
Sun-related aging, spots and wrinkles occur daily right in the front seat of your car. Glass effectively blocks UVB, and windshields are specifically treated to block UVA as well, but a car?s side and rear windows allow UVA to penetrate.
Make UPF 50+
About 90% of visible skin changes such as aging, wrinkles, brown spots and leathery skin are caused by the sun's ultraviolet rays and can be minimized with Coolibar clothing.
rays with our
Millions of protective tiny minerals are woven into the fibers of our fabrics and will never wash out.
Eyesight is damaged by the sun as much as skin. Prevent corneal sunburns, melanomas and aging vision with sunglasses with lenses large enough to cover the skin around your eyes.
the first clothing
company to receive
the skin cancer foundation's seal
The Skin Cancer Foundation considers sun protective clothing to be the most safe and effective defense in the fight against skin cancer.