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Tilley LTM5 Airflow Hat KHAKI / 7 1/4, Hats - TILLEY, Levine Hat Co. - 1
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Tilley LTM6 Airflow Hat KHAKI / 7, Hats - TILLEY, Levine Hat Co. - 1
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Wide Brim Hats for Sun Protection

There has been a 300% increase of skin cancer in the US since 1994, and a lot of our customers ask questions about suitable hats for the best sun protection.

What makes good Sun Protection Hats?

Sun Protection Hats may be made of Straw, Felt or Wool, but they have some common properties. Sun Protection Hats all have ample brims: at least 2 1/2" all the way up to 4". Sun Protection Hats may have a UPF rating by the ADA (American Dermatological Association) or they may be made of a material which is known to block more than 90% of UVA and UVB sun rays.

How should one choose a Sun Protection Hat?

All the hats on this page offer you a great amount of protection, and along with the use of sunscreen, you should be pleased with these sun hats performance. Even if you do not choose from this page, be sure to wear something on your head, because skin cancer is a very real issue, and the shade wide brim hats offer is truly your best protection against the disease.