Posted by Lisa Dewey on January 19, 2015
Full body coverage, neck to ankle UV swimsuits? How retro! But sun protection is that important and these suits are that stylish. Solartex has been carrying these full body sun protective suits since 1998. Long sleeve and long leg coverage leaves only your face, hands and feet exposed. And our UV hats, gloves and water shoes are the perfect accessories to complete your ensemble. These UV sun protection stinger suits are terrific for snorkeling, skiing, knee boarding, surfing and lap swimming.
These suits are known as “stinger” suits because they also offer some protection from stinging water creatures like jelly fish. The children’s full body unitard style suits are a great option for parents who are sending their children to camp in the summer and want to be sure they are fully protected while skiing or swimming.They are also available for bigger kids and they are all chlorine and saltwater resistant. And did we say long lasting? Plenty long enough to pass them down to the next child or pack them away for your next exotic vacation.
Solartex began selling sun protection clothing and UV swimwear in 1998, importing Australian made UV apparel for children. Sun protective swimwear was a new idea that mimicked surfer wear but offered the bonus of excellent sun protection and a chlorine resistant, quick drying, stretchy fabric. The snug fitting swim shirts and UPF protection swimsuits were great for children and young adults. As more [...]
When Solartex began selling sun protective clothing and UV swimwear in 1998, we went straight to the Australian innovators who first designed and manufactured this UV apparel. These companies created sun protective clothing by copying the design of the surfer rash guard shirts. Rash guards were designed as tight fitting surf shirts, worn by surfers to protect their chests from [...]
Solartex has been selling sun protective clothing and UV swimwear since 1998, longer than almost anyone on the internet today. We’ve sold a lot of different brands over the years and have even created our own. One thing that we’ve found is that there is a wide range of sun protection clothing and SPF swimwear out there, and a whole [...]
Laurie and I began Solartex Sun Gear in 1998 to promote child safety products that make life easier for parents. Solartex had its genesis when my fair-skinned, red-headed son was a toddler. I wondered then, just like I wonder now, how effective is sunscreen? Are the sunscreen chemicals safe for my children? Are there cancer causing agents in sunscreen? In [...]