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Hats On

3 cute ways to protect your skin, scalp and hair from the strong summer sun.

Hats On
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Protect your skin, scalp and hair from the strong summer sun with one of these cute toppers (from top to bottom):
1} Greenpacha Flora Floppy Two percent of all sales go to the Ecuadorans (mostly women) who weave and shape each hat by hand from palm leaves, a traditional process that can take up to four months to produce one hat. ($90; greenpacha.com)
2} Helen Kaminski Sage A fashion-industry favorite, this Australian company’s ultra-wide-brim hat in Raffia Braid is adjustable and has UPF (ultraviolet protection factor) 50+ (the rating system for textiles). ($220; helenkaminski.com)
3} Tula Victoria (shown in black checkered) Made in a village in Mexico where artisans have crafted palm hats for four centuries, the designs offer UPF 50+. ($36; tulahats.com)