Equipped to Walk the Great Wall of China

Mar 24, 2011 No Comments

Stephen Robert Loken, 42, recently became the first person to ever walk the entire Ming Dynasty Great Wall of China, which spans approximately 3,728 miles (6000km). Prior to his expedition, Robert found the Coolibar Travel Shirt, which he wore every single day throughout his journey.

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Sunscreens (Video)

Mar 22, 2011 No Comments

Dermatologist Dr. Davis of Uptown Dermatology in Minneapolis, talks about how to choose a sunscreen.

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Soleo Organics Sunscreen Q&A Session Highlights

Mar 08, 2011 No Comments

The burning sunscreen questions of many Coolibar Facebook fans were answered today by Soleo Organics Sunscreen experts Dr. Tony Kovacs and Rick Sample during our live forum. Here are a few highlights in case you weren’t able to make it.

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The Sunscreen Expert Live Forum on Facebook

Mar 03, 2011 No Comments

Ever wonder what SPF stands for or how to choose a safe sunscreen for yourself or your children? Tuesday, March 8th starting at 1:30pm CST on the Coolibar Facebook page we’ll have the experts from Soleo Organics with us to answer all of your burning sunscreen questions.

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Natural Skin Tones are Totally on Trend

Feb 22, 2011 No Comments

Trends in style drastically change throughout the years, and the human skin tone does not seem to be immune to fashion’s influence. Pale skin was considered desirable until the 1920’s and then the infamous bronzed look seemed to take over. So why did this change, and where are we now?

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AAD 69th Annual Meeting

Feb 17, 2011 No Comments

For the ninth year in a row, Coolibar’s team of Sun Protection Experts made an appearance at the American Academy of Dermatology’s 69th Annual Meeting, the largest dermatology meeting of the year. Check out our recap of the conference and photo album of the bustling Coolibar booth.

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Employee Escapades – Rose in Puerto Rico

Feb 10, 2011 No Comments

Proud employee Rose began working for Coolibar this past July. She recently ventured to Puerto Rico in order to escape Minnesota’s below zero temperatures and once there, finally got an opportunity to test out our gear for real.

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School Sun Hat Program (Video)

Feb 08, 2011 No Comments

Dermatologist Dr. Jaime Davis of Uptown Dermatology talks about the Coolibar School Sun Hat Program (which provides sun hats to children at a discounted rate) and why it’s important to start sun safe habits early.

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The Villages Leathernecks Dragon Boat Team

Feb 01, 2011 5 Comments

The Leathernecks Dragon Boat Team is comprised of former and retired U.S. Marines, whose average age is 66. The slang term “Leatherneck” is used to describe United States Marine Corps members and originated from the leather collar formerly part of the uniform, worn for protection of the neck during sword combat. Many of the team’s members are battling skin cancer in one form or another and spend countless hours training and racing in the sun.

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Swimwear Preview 2011

Jan 25, 2011 No Comments

Get a glimpse of Coolibar’s 2011 UPF50+ swimwear and beach basics before your Spring Catalog arrives in February!

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