Advantages of Sun-protective Clothes

With the advent of summer, all of us should regularly use sunscreen, which is one of the most important items for summer travel. However, if you don’t care about your skin and take measures to prevent the risk of skin cancer, then do it at least for the sake of beauty, because about 90% of visible skin aging is caused by the sun’s harmful UV rays. In addition, as more and more brands have launched clothing with ultraviolet protection factor (UPF), it is easier for us to protect our skin from the sun than ever before. Sun protection clothing is used to prevent sunburn, minimize the risk of skin cancer and prevent skin aging.

Sun-protective clothes are usually the best sunscreen, but it’s hard to check the level of protection of your clothes. Keep wearing it in the sun will help show how much visible sunlight can pass through the fabric, but not harmful UV radiation. Therefore, please note that sun protection clothing is rated according to a UPF rating, which quantifies the protection of a piece of clothing against the sun and looks for UPF tags based on content, weight, color and material. The structure of the fabric, which indicates how much UV radiation penetrate the garment. Clothing with a UPF rating of 50 blocks approximately 98% of UV rays.

Sun protection should be a core part of your daily life, which comes with thousands of reasons, and there are more and more signs in daily life show that the consequences of are serious if you don’t apply sunscreen for a daily necessity. Sun protection clothing can help you prevent skin cancer and other skin-related diseases, not to mention premature aging and vision problems. You should insist on applying sunscreen and wearing a pair of sunglasses, plus wear sun-protective clothes, such as long-sleeved shirt and long pants, and pair with a sun hat to protect your skin from UV damage.   

Whether you are doing water-related activities (swimming, surfing, kayaking and boating) and you also want to protect the skin from head to toe, or spend most of your working time in the sun, you need to buy a qualified sun protection clothes. For example, women could buy UV protection clothing and sun protection swimsuits. Men would like to choose sun-protective shorts and T-shirts. Make sure that every sun protection suit you choose is made of UPF 50+ fabric. In addition, we will spend some time to ensure that all of our clothes are aesthetically pleasing and easy to wear, and have comfortable features such as a cool fabric that keeps you comfortable and dry. You can see these on the label of the clothes. 

Wearing a wide-brimmed sun hat is one of the easiest ways to protect the skin of face, head and neck. Choose a wide-brimmed bucket hat with at least 3.5 inch brim and have a UPF 50+ to offer plenty of coverage.

Wearing UPF clothing also means reducing times of applying sunscreen, which is the key to protect the world’s oceans while swimming. Some sunscreen chemicals can cause deadly coral fading.