Facts about Skin Protection and Window Film
Window films have an SPF of 285 or more, making them an ideal solution for protecting your skin.
When applied to your car, home or office, they block more than 99% of the sun’s damaging UVA and UVB rays.
|Type of UV Radiation||Effects|
|UVA||Skin aging, eye damage, linked to skin cancer|
|UVB||Sunburn, premature skin aging, eye damage, linked to skin cancer|
|UVC||Most destructive but mostly stopped by the ozone layer|
Effects of direct sunlight
Solar control window film is ideal if you want to protect your skin from the daily onslaught of sunlight. The ultraviolet radiation in sunlight has many negative effects on skin including:
UV radiation and photosensitive conditions
Window film also reduces the harmful effects of sunlight if you suffer from a photosensitive condition. Dozens of these conditions have been identified including:
The Skin Cancer Foundation
Facts About Window Film and UV Protection
¹ Determined by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s window film analysis software program. Films range from 285 to more than 1000.