The Best Family Sun Protection

Coolibar swim shirt
Peter Ardito
Sun smarts are important for every member of the family -- not just kids. Shield your entire clan from harmful rays with these cool finds.
Peter Ardito
Peter Ardito

Pottery Barn Sun Hat

Keep the sun off her head and neck with this wide-brimmed reversible hat that features handy Velcro ties. $14.50

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Peter Ardito

Solartex Sun Goggles

Protect your tot's eyes from UVA and UVB rays with a pair of Flexi Specs, shades with adjustable wraparound straps. $10

Peter Ardito
Peter Ardito

OneStepAhead Beach Tent

This easy-to-tote beach tent pops up then folds down into its own backpack carry case. $50 (infant size) and $80 (family size)

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Peter Ardito

Lands' End Rash Guards

These stylish striped rash guards for you and your little one are made from fabric that offers UPF 50. $39 (adult) and $29 (child)

Following a few simple rules can help you shield your baby's skin from the sun.

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Peter Ardito

SunGuard Laundry Additive

Wash sun protection into clothing with SunGuard, a powder that can up an entire load's UPF to 30 for the next 20 washes. $4

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Peter Ardito

Platypus Australia Sunsuit

Designed with chafe-free stitching, Platypus Australia's soft, quick-drying fabric blocks 98 percent of UVA and UVB rays. $42

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Peter Ardito

Coolibar Hooded Swim Shirt

Coolibar's UPF 50+ hooded swim shirt suits a sun-hat-averse kid. Available in four patterns. $39.50

Originally published in the June 2015 issue of Parents magazine.

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