Eczema clothing is clothing that has been made specifically with eczema and other chronic skin conditions in mind. It utilises natural fibres which are soft on the skin, help regulate body temperature in both cold and hot conditions. Eczema clothing doesn’t incorporate synthetic materials or chemicals which aggravate the skin. Many people suffer from contact eczema it is important that the fabric yarn is made of natural materials. Sunburn can cause episodic flare ups of eczema and removing direct exposure to UV is particularly for those suffering from photocontact eczema so it is important that eczema clothing is also sun protective.
Solbari has developed a sensitive skin fabric which is specifically for those suffering from eczema. The Solbari sensitive skin fabric is a super soft blend of organic cotton and bamboo. The Solbari sensitive skin fabric is also very light and breathable. As the leading sun protective clothing brand in Australia with loyal customers in over 70 countries, all Solbari fabrics have been tested and rated UPF 50+ by the Australian Government. UPF 50+ is the maximum sun protective rating achievable in the World.
Many of us see the ultraviolet (UV) index on weather reports and read about UV alerts at particular times of the day. But do you know what it actually means and how it affects you?
There are two main types of UV rays and both cause damage to skin cells. Ultraviolet light is a form of radiation invisible to the human eye. Ultraviolet wavelengths of sunlight are made up of UVB, which has shorter wavelengths and higher energy, and UVA, which has longer wavelengths and lower energy.