UPF 50+ Rating. The higher the UPF rating the stronger the protection. Silky Toes protective arm sleeves has a UPF rating of 50 so it blocks 97.5% of harmful UV rays. Sunblock needs to be reapplied every two hours to ensure full protection. Stay clean without the sunblock mess yet be fully protected all day. Strongly endorsed by the Skin Cancer Foundation.
Cooling Effect. The yarns used for the sun sleeves use technologies that make you feel cooler when wearing them on hot summer days versus allowing your skin to be directly exposed to sunlight. It is lightweight, moisture wicking and extremely breathable.
Skin Protection. Protect your skin not only against the sun, but also from harmful chemicals like garden sprays, paint products, and outdoor cleaning products. Do your gardening, cleaning and all other activities with the protective arm sleeve and be at ease.
Elasticity. The Arm Sleeves are unisex and will fit both men and women perfectly. Due to its amazing elasticity the band on top can be stretched up to 10” (20” circumference) so it does not feel like a tight band around your biceps. The spandex guarantees that the arm sleeve will stay up even while doing the most strenuous activities.
Insect Repellent. Use this arm shield to ward off all unwanted insects like mosquitoes and bees. Be smart yet look smart at work or play. Ideal for outdoor work as in gardening, construction, mowing, painting, or outdoor sports like cycling, running, golf, basketball, football. Also great as a tattoo cover sleeve.