34 articles Tag Prevention

Why don’t I just wear a normal t-shirt?

A lot of people ask us why they should bother with UV Skinz Swim Shirts. Sure you already own shirts that you could swim in. Sure they protect you a little bit, but consider the following: • Microfiber – Our unique blend of material blocks out 98% of all UV ray; a cotton t-shirt blocks out much less • Holds Shape – Cotton t-shirts stretch when wet, which drops the protection to UPF 5 or …

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Skin Cancer is 100% curable if you detect it early enough…

“The operation involved removal of two malignant melanomas from {McCain’s} left temple and left upper arm along with lymph nodes from his neck and a portion of his salivary gland.” (read more…)

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Awareness for the youngesters…

“The Cancer Crusaders Organization is pleased to announce the forthcoming debut of Skin Sense. Written by our friend Lori Glickman a licensed clinical social worker and mother of three young daughters, Skin Sense is the first children’s book (illustrated by a Glickman’s 10-year-old daughter) that discusses the importance of lifelong sun safety and includes fun, interactive tips for year-round sun protection.” (read more…)

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What are UV Skinz?

What are UV Skinz?

UV Skinz sun protective swim shirts are stylish and carry a UPF rating of 50+, which blocks out over 98% of the sun’s harmful rays, protecting delicate skin from damaging sunburns. Sunscreen isn’t always enough, is often not used correctly and some folks have skin allergies or sensitivities to chemicals that sunscreens can contain. UV Skinz are sun shirts that are not made with any chemicals or lotions. The UV protection is in the tight …

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