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WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SPF AND UPF?

Scott ReichhelmFeb 25, '201 comment

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SPF AND UPF? Did you know that there’s a difference between SPF and UPF? Both have something to do with keeping your skin protected from the sun but mean very different things. Sunlight includes rays of invisible ultraviolet (UV) radiation; overexposure to UV rays can lead to...

The Clock Starts ... Now!

Scott ReichhelmSep 10, '1915 comments

The Clock Starts … Now! All SailFast Performance shirts are made with fabric approved by the Skin Cancer Foundation. Cover Up!

Sun Protection AND Vitamin D

Scott ReichhelmMay 16, '1910 comments

You need sun protection as much as you need vitamin D. You can have both, without skin damage or nutritional deficiency. A dermatologist tells you how.

What is BPA?

Scott ReichhelmMay 3, '197 comments

And based on FDA’s ongoing safety review of scientific evidence, the available information continues to “support the safety of BPA for the currently approved uses in food containers and packaging.” It is important to note that scientific experts at FDA, and other government bodies around the world, review the full weight of the scientific evidence when making decisions about safety.