UV Skinz Style: Spring Stripes

UV Skinz Style: Spring Stripes

Our Spring Collection is officially in bloom and full of stripes, and for this month’s style post we will be highlighting several options from the new line for the entire family! Ladies first of course… Women Our Ruched Tank Top is a comfortable and flattering option for swimming, walking the beach, or just for running errands around town. This top features an internal shelf bra with removable pads so it provides just the right amount …

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2015 UV Skinz Spring Collection: Stripes are Bloom!

2015 UV Skinz Spring Collection: Stripes are Bloom!

The UV Skinz 2015 Spring Collection is officially here, and it’s all about the stripes! We’ve developed our own spin on the insanely popular stripe trend, and are excited to share with our fans and customers our new and chic designs! We’ve fused our bestselling Sun and Swim Wear essentials with our stylish new pinstripe print to give you our 2015 Spring Collection. Each striped piece is made with our polyester warp knit fabric (new …

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UV Skinz Set to Make a Splash at AAD’s 73rd Annual Meeting!

UV Skinz Set to Make a Splash at AAD’s 73rd Annual Meeting!

We are all prepped and ready for the American Academy of Dermatology’s 73rd Annual Meeting in our beautiful back yard of San Francisco, California next week! This year marks our fifth appearance at the show, and we couldn’t be more excited about it. Every year we learn so much, and look forward to talking with the doctors and staff about the importance of sun protection, and sharing ways in which we can improve our products …

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My Story: Rachel Cruz

My Story: Rachel Cruz

Being a sun protective clothing company that is continuously looking for ways to raise skin cancer awareness, we donate often to skin cancer awareness causes and events. As many of our readers know, the desire to raise awareness and promote sun safety is rooted deep within our company’s history, as UV Skinz began after founder and CEO Rhonda Sparks lost her husband to melanoma at the age of 32. When Rachel reached out to us …

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UV Skinz Style: More From Our Resort Collection!

UV Skinz Style: More From Our Resort Collection!

Have you had a chance to check out UV Skinz’ Resort Collection that launched recently? Well if you haven’t, you really should! For this month’s UV Skinz Style post, we will be highlighting a few pieces from this awesome collection, particularly our Hooded Resort Wrap (pictured below in our gorgeous Navy Blue Fusion print) and our Women’s Sun Leggingz. So without further ado, let’s get started! The Hooded Resort Wrap –Have you ever seen sun protective clothing …

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5 Easy Tips for Healthy Skin This Winter

5 Easy Tips for Healthy Skin This Winter

Colder weather is officially upon us, and with colder weather often and unfortunately comes dry and irritated skin. But just because it’s winter doesn’t mean your skin has to suffer! We are avid skin lovers here at UV Skinz, and we wanted to share a few skin care tips to help your skin thrive during colder weather! *Check out our Pinterest Album for more great tips on how to love your skin. Tip #1: Wear …

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UV Skinz Style: Get Wet, Stay Warm, Play Longer!

UV Skinz Style: Get Wet, Stay Warm, Play Longer!

Colder months are officially upon us, and in honor of this chilly winter 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 warm in frosty waters, or during extended periods of outdoor water play. Featuring a .5 Neoprene core that helps retain body heat, and nylon/elastane long sleeves and side panels, our Warm …

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My Story: April Salinas

My Story: April Salinas

According to the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Facts and Figures for 2015, an estimated 73,870 new cases of melanoma will be diagnosed in the US, with 9,940 men and women dying from the cancer this year. For April Salinas, her world was turned upside down after a biopsy of a spot on her scalp came back as Stage 3 Melanoma. Despite the harrowing diagnosis, April has chosen a life of health and positivity, promoting sun safety and skin …

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Children of Melanoma Survivors: Are they being adequately protected?

Children of Melanoma Survivors: Are they being adequately protected?

Recently, a study from UCLA came out claiming children of melanoma survivors are not receiving the best possible protection from ultraviolet radiation, despite an increased risk of developing melanoma themselves. How can this be? Often those afflicted with a melanoma diagnosis will change their lifestyle habits dramatically. Many will implement a new “sun safe” way of living, and in some cases will begin a life of advocacy, which generally speaking is reflected in the lives …

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UV Skinz Style | Golf Apparel for Him

UV Skinz Style | Golf Apparel for Him

Did you know excessive sun exposure is the single greatest cause of skin cancer? Or that golfers on average spend at least 3-6 hours in the sun during a typical day of golf, exposing them to 3.5 to 5.4 times the amount of UV radiation needed to cause sunburn? Combine these statistics and you’ll see clearly why sun protective clothing is necessary in the golf apparel industry. UV Skinz sells several sun protective options for golfers, including shirts, …

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