As families are heading to the beaches this summer on vacation, it is important to remember that children should also wear beach hats for protection from the sun. This is not just a good idea while they are playing on the sand but if you are sightseeing, it is a good idea to have children wear hats to protect their eyes and face from the sun. Using sunscreen is essential but to increase the protection you are providing your children purchase and have them wear a good beach hat. When looking for the best beach hat for children, look for hats that provide protection from the sun with UPF protection, wide rims and breathable fabric.
Shady Lady Products offers beach hats for the entire family. They have a great selection of beach hats for children that protect them from the sun while allowing freedom to play. My favorite children’s beach hat offered here is the Kid’s Play Hat because it has a comfortable chinstrap to keep it firmly in place. The wide rim offers lots of shade for the ears, face and neck. The UPF 50 rating on this children’s beach hat is excellent.
The Sunday Afternoons Play Hat at VillageHatShop.com also has a UPF 50+ rating making it a great choice for a day at the beach. This children’s beach hat has a chinstrap to hold it firmly in place while your child enjoys playing. The neck veil protects your child’s neck and ears from the sun while the mesh sides keeps them cool on hot days.
Sand Pail Kids is a great retailer for children’s beach products including some of the best beach hats for children. My nephew wears the Snapper Rock UPF 50+ Brown Hawaiian Bucket hat. It is adjustable, comfortable and provides great UPF protection from the sun’s harmful rays.
Alex & Me Company offers beach hats for children from such well-known companies as Tuga, Platypus and Surf Busters in one, easy to shop website. These hats are UPF and UV rated hats providing excellent protection for your child from the sun. These hats are stylish, affordable and fun to wear making them a great choice for parents. Reversible, adjustable, one size and unisex hats are available so that you can find the perfect beach hat for your child.
For a custom, hand-made children’s beach hat, shop at GottaHavaHat. They offer several children’s sun hats that are made from Solarweave nylon supplex providing a UPF rating from 40 to 50. The hats are colorful and fun to wear so that children will want to wear these hats and parents can feel good about providing protection from the sun. If you are purchasing for another child, gift certificates are available so they can choose their own fabric and style.