Show Us Your Skinz Photo Contest!

Show Us Your Skinz Photo Contest!

The time has come, and UV Skinz is launching our first ever photo contest! We simply LOVE getting pictures from customers enjoying their UV Skinz, and we want to encourage more of you to SHARE YOUR PICTURES! We will be offering one winner a $150 gift certificate good for anything on our website, and all you have to do is submit your favorite photo representing UV Skinz for your chance to win! Be sure to …

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Fourth of July |Navy & White Stripes!

Fourth of July |Navy & White Stripes!

With the fourth of July this Saturday, many of you will be celebrating Independence Day by enjoying some fun in the sun this weekend! But with fun and sun comes a serious need for protection, and we want to remind you to be sun-smart while enjoying the outdoors. For this UV Skinz Style Post, we will be featuring some of our favorite navy blue and white options that you can pair with your favorite red …

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My Story | Rhonda & Darren

My Story | Rhonda & Darren

In our most intimate ‘My Story’ to date, UV Skinz founder, Rhonda Sparks, talks frankly about the pain and fear she experienced during her husband, Darren Lee Farwell’s nearly five year battle with melanoma, the agonizing treatments he had to endure, the unimaginable decision he made to end those treatments, and where life has taken her family now. Here is Darren Lee Farwell’s story. How did Darren discover he had Melanoma? What type or stage did he …

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What is Sun-Safe Clothing?

What is Sun-Safe Clothing?

Sun protective clothing is clothing that has been designed for the purpose of protecting you from the sun, and is made from a fabric that has been tested and rated for its UV protecting capabilities. While sunscreen is the most commonly talked about form of sun protection, there is no argument that highly rated UPF clothing is a more efficient and convenient means of protection. And we’re about to tell you why. In order to …

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Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day is coming up quick, but there’s still time to get dad a great gift! And what better gift than something comfortable, fashionable, and health-focused….the gift of UV Skinz sun protective clothing! According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, between outdoor work and recreation, men on average accumulate more unprotected sun exposure than women, but are less likely to protect themselves from uv radiation. Help him be proactive, and get him a gift this year …

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10 Chic Ways to Wear Your Sun Wrap

10 Chic Ways to Wear Your Sun Wrap

Since the debut of our UPF 50+ Sun Wrap–a sarong-style sun protective piece–our customers haven’t stopped raving about its versatility.  Not only is this wrap elegant and incredibly soft (seriously, you have to feel it), it can be worn several fun and chic ways to fit your mood. In addition to its versatility, our certified UPF 50+ Sun Wrap protects against over 98% of UVA and UVB rays that attempt to penetrate the garment, leaving you protected from …

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My Story | Donna Piunt

My Story | Donna Piunt

Donna Piunt is a melanoma warrior, survivor, and awareness advocate. She has dedicated her life to encouraging and educating others about the importance of sun safety, and the seriousness of skin cancer and melanoma. She has participated in (and created her own!) advocacy and awareness campaigns to benefit others, and we have been blessed to support her efforts and are so honored to share her story! Here is Donna’s Story. How did you discover you had …

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