UPF Protection

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

Learn More:

Sun Protective Clothing - UPF Rating
 
Hats: Stylish and Sun Protective
 
UPF protection ratings for apparel and accessories
 
National Health & Wellness Club
http://healthandwellnessclub.com/
 

Wearing a hat can be an important weapon in skin protection.