Protect The Skin You’re In
Hats are the head’s first line of defense from the effects of the sun.
UPF - is used to rate apparel & textiles and research has shown that
broad-brimmed hats provide protection from harmful Solar UV Rays.
Sun ‘N’ Sand® Sun Smart headwear that is tightly woven with brim sizes
that extends three inches or more are advised to shade the face, neck, and ears.
UPF vs. SPF
- UPF (Ultraviolet Protection Factor) - Used to measure effectiveness of Protective Fabrics
- SPF (Sun Protection Factor) - Used to measure effectiveness of Sunscreens