SPF IQ

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When shopping for sunscreen, you’ve undoubtedly noticed that every product features SPF, where higher numbers offer better protection from the sun. But what exactly does SPF mean, and how do you choose a sunscreen that’s right for your family? Read on to learn more about SPF before you head out to buy sunscreen for yourRead more…

The History of Sunglasses

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We often talk about the importance of wearing sunglasses to protect our eyes from harmful UV rays, and we enjoy donning them in a variety of styles as a fashion accessory. But have you ever wondered how sunglasses came to be?   Long before sunglasses were even invented, people were using sun protection for theirRead more…

Teaching Kids About Sun Safety

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As a parent, you undoubtedly understand the importance of sun protection for your kids. However, explaining sun safety to them, and ensuring that they always use sunscreen and other forms of sun protection, can be a challenge even if your children have suffered from sunburn in the past. For kids, concepts such as poor eyeRead more…

Fun Ways to Celebrate Grandparent’s Day

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A strong bond between grandparents and grandchildren helps to create a sense of belonging for both generations, but for children the relationship is especially important, as grandparents are a link to their family history. The role of grandparents in the family unit has changed quite a bit over the years, though. Nowadays, 4 million childrenRead more…

What’s Window Film? How Does it Protect Against UV Exposure?

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When you are inside your home or car, does the thought of protecting yourself and your family from UV rays cross your mind? Chances are, it could be the furthest thing from your mind. Sure, windows do provide some protection, shielding against UVB rays, but UVA rays can easily penetrate glass with at least 50Read more…