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Let's talk sun protection - Snapper Rock UPF50+ Swimwear

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month!

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, and with the warm weather approaching now is a great time to talk about sun safety.

At Snapper Rock, we believe in promoting sun safety all year round and encourage everyone to take preventative measures like wearing UPF 50+ clothing & swimwear, applying sunscreen regularly, and seeking shade during peak UV hours. Remember, protecting your skin today can prevent skin cancer in the future.

Wear UPF50+ Swimwear

Children should wear UPF 50+ swimwear, which offers excellent protection against harmful UV rays. All Snapper Rock swimwear has a UPF rating of 50+, blocking 98% of all harmful rays.

Girls UPF50+ Swimwear
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Baby Girls UPF50+ Swimwear
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Boys UPF50+ Swimwear
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Baby Boys UPF50+ Swimwear
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Add a Hat

A wide-brimmed hat is also a must to shield the face, neck, and ears from the sun.


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Use Sunscreen

Don't forget to apply a broad-spectrum sunscreen
with an SPF of 30 or higher, even on cloudy days.

Add Sunglasses

Pick a cool pair of sunnies with UV protection.
Sunglasses can also help protect the eyes from UV damage.

Girls Sunglasses

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Boys Sunglasses

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Baby Sunglasses

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Be Sunsmart

Lastly, encourage children to seek shade during peak UV hours (10 am - 4 pm) and take regular breaks from direct sun exposure to avoid heat exhaustion or dehydration.

Teens in the shade


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