The Best Family Sun Protection

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

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Pottery Barn Sun Hat

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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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Solartex Sun Goggles

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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

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OneStepAhead Beach Tent

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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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Lands' End Rash Guards

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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)

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How to Apply Sunscreen to Your Baby

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SunGuard Laundry Additive

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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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Platypus Australia Sunsuit

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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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Olive and Oliver Stroller Shade

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Olive and Oliver Stroller Shade

The SimpleShade Stroll adjustable stroller shade from Olive and Oliver can be attached to almost any buggy via its fabric ties. $65

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Coolibar Hooded Swim Shirt

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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.