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Staying Sun-Safe at School

Staying Sun-Safe at School

Back to School already?? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Summer is ending, backpacks are stocked with the tools needed for a successful year, and kids are flocking back to school. It’s important to have a Game Plan to keep kids sun-safe once they’re spending up to 8 hours a day at school with lots of time on hot playgrounds, outdoors in PE class, and standing in line outside of classrooms. Number 1 on our Sun Safety Plan is to develop …

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My Story | Baby Holland

My Story | Baby Holland

  We first met Holland when her mother sent in a photo of her baby sporting UV Skinz, and we immediately fell in love with her sparkly eyes and her sweet smile. It was a couple of emails later that we learned just how special this bundle of energy is and how important staying sun safe will be to this little girl throughout her life. Holland’s mom, Catherine, shares her daughter’s story here to help further understanding of Holland’s challenges…and …

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Men and Skin Cancer: The Facts You Should Know

Men and Skin Cancer: The Facts You Should Know

Studies have shown that women are more proactive about monitoring and maintaining their general health than men, and this is especially the case in relation to getting their skin checked and applying sunscreen. But according to some eye opening skin cancer statistics, men need to do even more to protect themselves from the dangerous effects of too much sun exposure. Between outdoor work and recreation, men on average accumulate more unprotected sun exposure than women, but …

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A Family Getaway to Año Nuevo

A Family Getaway to Año Nuevo

Living in the Central Sierras of California has plenty of benefits. One is being able to experience all of the seasons. Unlike many of my friends who live in the bay area or near the beach, winter here is a time when the mountains are covered with snow and most weekends are spent either building snowmen, sledding, skiing or snowboarding. There are days that I feel like I am transported to Switzerland or Canada playing in a winter …

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Warm Skinz | Don’t Let Cold Weather Ruin Your Fun!

Warm Skinz | Don’t Let Cold Weather Ruin Your Fun!

It’s officially Fall and colder months are upon us,  and in honor of this sometimes chilly season, we will be highlighting our Warm Skinz for this month’s UV Skinz Style Post! As the title suggests, these long sleeve sun and swim shirts are designed to keep you warmer than our basic sun and swim shirt would, so you can enjoy extended periods of outdoor water play! Featuring a .5 Neoprene core that helps retain body …

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UV Skinz Style: Spring Sun Hats for Women!

UV Skinz Style: Spring Sun Hats for Women!

We love Sun Hats here at UV Skinz (obviously!), and for this month’s style post that’s what we’re bringing you! Our new Spring Collection provides several new and lovely additions for women: our Striped Beach Hat and our Everyday Sun Hat! Our Striped Beach Hat features a large 6″ brim, offering ample shade for your face, ears, head, neck and shoulders from damaging uv radiation from the sun. The classic striped style will add a fun …

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Tips for Staying Sun Safe this Summer

Tips for Staying Sun Safe this Summer

Summer is right around the corner, and the UV Skinz crew is ready! But are you? While sun safety practices are important to practice year-round, they are especially important during summer months when the sun is hot, uv radiation is powerful, and you and your family are likely spending a lot more time outdoors. Continue reading below for our top tips for having fun and staying sun safe this summer!   1.) Seek the Shade …

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