Available in a variety of colors and styles. Made from polyester and spandex. UPF 50+. Rugged and durable, with minimal seams. Long sleeves, fits well. Thin and comfortable. Good stitching. Dries quickly.
The white option is basically see-through when wet. Some buyers say the item received has a different logo than the picture. This tee runs small.
Loose-fitting, stylish design that comes in several colors and extended sizes. Crew neckline, with short sleeves and attractive contrast panel. UPF 50+. Made from 100% polyester. Machine washable. Dries quickly. Soft and lightweight material. Colors and material hold up well.
Some say this shirt has an odd fit, like you're wearing it backward. Sizing may be a little off in larger sizes.
Resists moisture and chlorine damage. Offers UPF 50 protection from the sun. Made of 100% spandex with recycled fabrics. Pulls on without zippers. Machine washable. Available in sizes X-Small through 3X-Large. Has a relaxed fit.
May not be as lightweight as some other options when wet.
Long-sleeve shirt available in 11 colors and 5 sizes. Made of 100% polyester with UPF 50 sun protection. Machine washable. Resists moisture and allows for airflow. Has a crew neckline and the sleeves have raglan stitching.
May not have as much sun protection as advertised.
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Rash guards are a protective layer of clothing used by those who are active in the water or out in the sun for extended periods of time. Design options range from full sleeve, short sleeve, and entirely sleeveless. While several rash guard products are made by recognizable brands in the surf industry, there are less recognizable ones that offer the same protection from sun and chafing. Rash guards are typically made of a polyester and Lycra blend, creating a snug fit that moves with you depending on your activity. It’s important to consider the level of sun protection a rash guard provides, as there are some with built in UV protection.