Hawaii the SunAWARE way

Feb 27, 2013 No Comments

Coolibar customers are very passionate about sun protection and leading healthy, sunny lives. Customer Scott and his wife Kara fit this description perfectly. After winning the 2012 Coolibar Hawaii Sweepstakes, Scott and Kara shared with us that they were already avid promoters of protecting skin, especially during vacations. We asked the couple to share their story of why sun protection is important to them and how it can make vacationing even better!

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“Vampire face-lift”: an eerie Hollywood anti-aging trend

Feb 26, 2013 No Comments

After the Academy Awards Sunday evening, local Minneapolis ABC news aired a segment on the “vampire facelift” as certificates for this new Hollywood anti-aging treatment were provided to all Oscar attendees. From the eerie yet romanticized nickname, one might picture their skin looking as flawless as Kristen Stuart (pictured left), who plays vampire Bella in Breaking Dawn – Part 2.

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Chad Grigsby 2013 Fishing Season Kick-off

Feb 22, 2013 1 Comment

I am Chad Grigsby and I am a professional angler on the FLW Tour – the PGA circuit of bass fishing. Well, the 2013 season on the FLW Tour got kick started with a great tournament.

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AAD SPOT Skin Cancer Initiative: Saving Lives

Feb 21, 2013 No Comments

SPOT Skin Cancer™ is a large-scale public awareness campaign is designed to involve the public, the Academy’s membership of more than 17,000 physicians worldwide, other health organizations, media, and for-profit corporations to advance the public’s understanding of skin cancer and motivate them to change their behavior to prevent and detect skin cancer.

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A Valentine’s Day Gift That Shows You Care

Feb 14, 2013 1 Comment

This Valentine’s Day, show your significant other just how much you care by giving them a full body skin exam.

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Choose the Right Print for You

Feb 12, 2013 No Comments

Coolibar has new prints and colors galore this spring. Choosing a print that complements your facial features can be a daunting task. Our favorite go to stylist, Bridgette Raes, knows all about choosing the right print for your complexion, so we decided to take some advice from her blog.

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Global Trends in Sun Protection Clothes

Feb 07, 2013 No Comments

Clothing has protected people from the sun (and other elements) for tens of thousands of years. In addition to keeping skin protected, clothing can also help maintain a modest appearance, which is still important in many cultures.

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A Year in the Woods: Coolibar Athlete Sara Snyder

Feb 06, 2013 No Comments

Coolibar Athlete Sara Snyder recently returned from a six month 2,663 mile trek from Mexico to Canada via the Pacific Crest Trail. The Pacific Crest Trail passes through 24 National Forests, seven National Parks, five California State Parks, five Bureau of Land Management Resource Areas as well as other public and private lands. Sara shares her thoughts throughout the long hike.

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Coolibar: Seal of Recommendation

Feb 05, 2013 No Comments

Did you know Coolibar was the first sun protective clothing company to receive the Skin Cancer Foundation’s (SCF) seal of recommendation? That’s right, the first! To earn the seal, we provide scientific data annually, showing that our products sufficiently and safely aid in the prevention of sun-induced damage to the skin.

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Minnesota’s rising skin cancer rates reflect a national trend

Jan 31, 2013 No Comments

Minnesota’s skin cancer rates are going up, according to the Minnesota Department of Health, and Minnesota is not the only state seeing more skin cancer cases.

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