Archive for July, 2013

African Adventure with Cancer Be Glammed Founder Lisa Lurie

Jul 31, 2013 1 Comment by

Lisa Lurie, co-founder, has a renewed passion for life. After her treatment for Breast Cancer, she started www.CancerBeGlammed.com to provide women with a single resource that provides easy, online access to fashionable yet practical recovery products and style solutions. “In a very short period of time I became bald, breast-less, and bloated from surgery and chemotherapy,” said Lisa. “It was soul destroying.” Now, with no evidence of disease, on top of helping other women find comfort in face of cancer, Lisa’s making family travel a priority.

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SUP Yoga for Beginners

Jul 29, 2013 1 Comment by

Are you ready to take your fitness to the next level? It’s time to put on your Coolibar gear and try SUP Yoga – yoga done on a stand up paddle board. Coolibar Athlete Krista Kennedy talks about her love for this practice and provides her advice for those interested in getting started.

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A Love Story From the Road to Healthy Skin Tour

Jul 29, 2013 No Comments by

The Skin Cancer Foundation’s Road to Healthy Skin Tour travels across the country stopping along the way for volunteer dermatologists to perform skin checks. Tour Managers Chris and Christie have traveled with the Tour for five years, and theirs is a story of love. Together, they are making a difference in the fight against skin cancer.

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Six Thumbs Up for the Short Sleeve Fitness Shirt

Jul 25, 2013 No Comments by

What does a long-distance runner, kayak instructor and rock climber all have in common besides a passion for fitness? Their love for the Coolibar Short Sleeve Fitness Shirt! Since it’s introduction into the Coolibar UPF 50+ clothing line last season, this sweat-wicking, sun-blocking shirt has received more positive feedback than any other dedicated fitness item in the history of Coolibar!

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Coolibar Employees Visit AAD’s Camp Discovery

Jul 24, 2013 No Comments by

Coolibar had the pleasure of spending a day with youth and staff at the American Academy of Dermatology’s Camp Discovery on July 10, 2013. Camp Discovery offers youth with skin conditions the opportunity to spend a week among young people who have similar skin conditions — free of charge. Read more about our employees’ road trip!

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A Sun Protective Jacket for the Ultra Athlete Mom

Jul 24, 2013 No Comments by

Coolibar Athlete Sarah Gay is a lover of marathons and triathlons. She spends hour each week outdoors, not only training for her next Half Ironman, but doing what she considers most important of all — being an active mother. Throughout her career as a nurse practitioner, she has recognized the importance of sun protection. She also knows moms like her need fashionable, functional clothing that keeps up with a busy lifestyle. That’s why Sarah adores the Coolibar UPF 50+ Fitness Jacket. Read Sarah’s review.

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#WhereICoolibar Photo Contest Winners

Jul 19, 2013 2 Comments by

Working at Coolibar, nothing is more rewarding than seeing how our products perform in real life. That’s why we were excited to kick-off the #WhereICoolibar Photo Contest. After sifting through over 100 customer photos, and much debate, the ballots are in. The winners of the $500 Coolibar shopping spree are (drum roll…)

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USTA Tennis Arrives in Downtown Minneapolis

Jul 18, 2013 No Comments by

Live in a metro area? Ever watch an outdoor game of tennis in the midst of towering skyscrapers? An unusual site, but once a year, you’ll see this in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota (Coolibar’s state headquarters).

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Coolibar put to the test in the Mideast

Jul 10, 2013 No Comments by

Phillip Jones is a well-seasoned traveler of the Mideast. After spending 30 years in deserts and a bout of skin cancer, he still loves hot, dry places, but now takes the necessary skin precautions.

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I’m African-American and Sun Safe

Jul 03, 2013 No Comments by

Coolibar was introduced to mom blogger Quiana Agbai of Harlem Lovebird this spring at Getting Gorgeous, an event dedicated to making mom’s feel gorgeous, both inside and out. Quiana learned all about Coolibar Sun Protection You Wear and needless to say, we had a lengthy conversation about the importance of sun protection for all skin types. Mrs. Harlem Love Bird shares her thoughts with us.

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