5+ Ways to Wear the UV Skinz Neck Shield

If you love the outdoors but want to keep your head, neck, and hair safe from the sun, head to our blog today. Learn 5 creative ways to wear a UPF neck shield or face to stay sun safe.
Woman wearing a grey UPF neck shield

If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, you may have already used or heard of a neck gaiter or tube scarf, a tube-shaped piece of material that is very versatile and often used by people on hikes, bike rides, or camping. If you haven't then, you're probably wondering what a neck shield is and how to wear it. 

UV Skinz's Neck Shield

The UV Skinz Neck Shield has built-in UPF 50+ sun protection and is made from our super soft bamboo viscose fabric which is naturally breathable and anti-bacterial, giving you worry-free versatility no matter where your next outdoor adventure takes you.

Ways to Wear a UPF Neck Shield/Face Covering

There are tons of ways to wear the necksShield — it has uses in everything from mountain hikes to trips to the beach! Here are some of our customers' favorite ways to wear the UV Skinz's neck shield:

Neck Gaiter

Neck Gaiter


Simply pull the neck shield/face covering over your head and let it rest around your neck for an effortless way to keep warm or protect your skin from the sun’s UV rays. This is a favorite among skiers, snowboarders, and outdoor adventure enthusiasts. 



Wear it around your forehead to keep your hair out of your eyes! You can keep it scrunched for a casual look or fold it nicely to pair it with a sundress. This is a favorite among moms, women who love to garden, and people who love water sports. 

Face Mask

Face mask


Wear your UV Skinz's neck shield over your neck. This is a great way to shield your face from the elements such as wind, dust, rain, or cold.




Take the Neck Shield and turn it inside out to wear it as a beanie. This is a great way to give your scalp and hair much-needed sun protection!

Hair Band

Wear it as a hair band, which is a stylish way to keep sweat at bay while hiking or running!

Whether you want to tame a bad hair day, shield your skin from the elements, or keep warm during the early mornings of a hike, our neck shield has you covered! Shop now and wear it your favorite way!