Mikke You can find UV
“Mikke” a charm to protect you from UV rays
See the invisible UV rays through color changes!
A charm top color changes to purple
when exposed to ultraviolet light.
The darker the purple, the stronger
the ultraviolet light.
When the purple color deepens, consider
reapplying sunscreen, covering up exposed skin,
or seeking shade. (Even in the shade, UV rays
can still reach you by up to 50%.)”
○As a clothing zipper pull
○As a bag charm
○As a keychain
Enjoy the outdoors with the Power of Science!
Importance of UV protection
Protection against ultraviolet (UV) radiation is crucial, particularly for children, as it can play a significant role in preventing future health issues. Below are details on the necessity of UV protection, focusing on preventing skin cancer in later years, maintaining immune health, and emphasizing the effectiveness of UV protective wear as a preventive measure:
- Prevention of Skin Cancer: UV radiation is recognized as a major cause of skin cancer. Prolonged exposure to UV radiation during childhood may increase the risk of developing skin cancer later in life. Implementing UV care measures can reduce the likelihood of skin cancer caused by UV exposure.
- Maintenance of Immune Health: Extended exposure to UV radiation can damage the skin and potentially weaken the immune system. Since a child’s immune system is still developing, appropriate UV care is crucial. Protecting the skin helps to sustain immune function, guarding children against infections and other health issues.
- Preventive Measures – Effectiveness of UV-Protective Wear:
- Use of UV-Protective Wear: Wearing items such as hats, sunglasses, and long-sleeved clothing with UV protection when outdoors is particularly effective. This helps reduce direct exposure to UV radiation.
- Application of Sunscreen: When spending extended periods outdoors, applying sunscreen directly to the skin is essential. It provides broad-spectrum protection, shielding the skin from UV radiation.
- Activity in High Shade Areas: During times when strong UV radiation is expected, avoiding direct sunlight and engaging in activities in shaded areas is advisable.
- Importance of Early Education: Instilling an understanding of the importance of UV protection in children is crucial. Teaching proper UV care habits at an early age minimizes the impact on future health.
UV protection is not only about preventing skin cancer but also safeguarding children from various health risks. Developing habits of proper UV care early in life is essential for minimizing the potential impacts on their future health.
About EPOCHAL brand
The UV-protective wear from the Epocal brand is characterized by its thin and lightweight design, making it highly comfortable for daily wear.
Not only does it offer exceptional UV protection, but it also integrates seamlessly into everyday life.
The brand embodies the delicate design and functionality that Japan is renowned for, providing a plethora of features that cater to both style and practicality.