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MY Story: David & Chris Henry; A Mother and Son Melanoma Story

MY Story: David & Chris Henry; A Mother and Son Melanoma Story

UV Skinz would like to thank professional golfer, David Henry, and his mom, Chris Henry, for courageously sharing their stories with our UV Skinz family. Because of this family’s efforts, a portion of funds raised through the 2012 Greater Cedar Rapids Open annual golf tournament will be donated to The University of Iowa Foundation to benefit melanoma research at the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center. This year the Greater Cedar Rapids Open joins fight against melanoma! You …

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May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Today marks the beginning of a month filled with free skin cancer screenings, fundraising events and melanoma warriors all fighting for the same cause–to raise awareness about the dangers of skin cancer and how to prevent it. This month is also a very exciting one for UV Skinz because in honor of Skin Cancer Awareness month we will be gifting, for the fifth year in a row, a free baby swim shirt for every order …

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Miles for Melanoma 5k Run/Walk at Universal Studios

STYLE NETWORK JOINS UNIVERSAL PICTURES, PALE GIRL SPEAKS AND THE MELANOMA RESEARCH FOUNDATION IN SPONSORING MILES FOR MELANOMA RUN/WALK AT UNIVERSAL STUDIOS Washington D.C. and Los Angeles, California, April 19, 2012 – The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) and Pale Girl SPEAKS today announced that NBCUniversal owned Style Network, the fastest growing women’s network in the U.S., will sponsor the Miles for Melanoma 5K Run/Walk on the Universal Studios backlot on May 6th. Style Network joins …

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UV Skinz Tax Relief Giveaway

UV Skinz Tax Relief Giveaway

Do the IRS sharks have you down? Well, let UV Skinz provide a little tax relief! You could win a Short-Sleeve Blue Ocean Camo UV Skinz. The perfect solution for keeping your active boy protected all day long! It is available in sizes 2T, 3T, 4T, 5, 6 and 8. How to enter:  “Like” UV Skinz on Facebook and become a fan (if you aren’t one already). Post a comment in the “Tax Relief” thread …

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UV Skinz Spreading Sun Protection Awareness at the 70th Annual AAD Meeting

UV Skinz Spreading Sun Protection Awareness at the 70th Annual AAD Meeting

Over this past weekend the Founder of UV Skinz, Rhonda Sparks, and the UV Skinz team have been busy spreading the word about the importance of sun protection and skin cancer awareness for our children at the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) 70th Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA. This is the second year that UV Skinz has exhibited at the AAD Meeting.  “Dermatologists are on the front line of the fight against skin cancer and …

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UV Skinz Office Shenanigans!

UV Skinz Office Shenanigans!

Things got a little crazy yesterday at the UV Skinz office in Sonora, CA! That’s Rhonda, UV Skinz President, under all that foliage. What could have possible led up to the moment this photo was taken? Have any thoughts?! Then hurry quick to our Facebook Page to add your own funny, witty, silly caption to the photo!  You never know…there might be a FREEBIE given to the fan with the best caption.

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5,000 Facebook Fans by 2012!

5,000 Facebook Fans by 2012!

Over the past six years we have had the honor to touch so many lives and help people enjoy the sun worry-free with our uv-protective swim shirts. We are definitely more than just a swim shirt–UV Skinz is family, love and perseverance even in times of great difficulty. The journey from tragedy to advocacy for melanoma awareness has been unbelievable!  If tragedy hadn’t touched Rhonda’s life there wouldn’t have been the opportunity to educate or help people …

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HOLIDAY SALE…ends Dec. 22, 2011

HOLIDAY SALE…ends Dec. 22, 2011
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UV Skinz; Not Just A Swim Shirt

UV Skinz; Not Just A Swim Shirt

For six years UV Skinz has given people all over the country and now the world a chance to have fun in the sun worry-free. We get a lot of comments on our Facebook page and blog posts on how useful our product is for water sports and play, but UV Skinz swim shirts can be used for more than that.   One customer left a comment saying how she will use her Cheryl Long-Sleeve …

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“Get Kids Covered” Around the World!

“Get Kids Covered” Around the World!

Six years ago our very own Momprenuer, Rhonda Sparks, began UV Skinz with a mission to “get kids covered”!  Now six years later with the hard work of our dedicated UV Skinz employees, the loyalty of our customers and quality of our uv protective swim shirts have made it possible for UV Skinz to reach people all over the world! Our exclusively online shoppers paradise has been able to grow and expand into Nordstrom, Bass Pro …

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