UV-blocking window film is an effective, simple way to protect your skin from the sun and its damaging UV rays. These films are designed to absorb or redirect incident ultraviolet radiation before it can cause age spots, wrinkles, sunburns, and even skin cancer. While sunscreen may provide short-term protection while in the sun, UV-blocking window film allows you to be protected indoors 24 hours a day without having to apply any product. In this blog post, we’ll explore how UV-blocking window film works and why it’s a great preventative measure for keeping your skin safe all year round.

How UV Blocking Window Film Keeps Skin Healthy

  1. Blocks Harmful UV Rays: The purpose of UV-blocking window film is to prevent UVA and UVB rays from entering your space through the windows. These rays can cause skin damage like sunburns, premature aging, and an increased risk of skin cancer. The film lowers the amount of UV radiation entering by up to 99%, serving as a barrier.
  2. Provides Daily Protection: Installing UV-blocking window film helps create a safer environment indoors by shielding your skin from prolonged exposure to UV radiation. This shielding effect is constant regardless of where you are – whether at home, work or any other indoor space with windows. By using this film, it protects your skin from the harmful effects of UV radiation that builds up over time.
  3. Reduces UV-Related Skin Conditions: Using UV-blocking window film can reduce the risk of UV-related skin conditions like sunburns, skin discoloration, and sunspots. The film blocks most of the UV rays, which lowers the intensity of sunlight that reaches your skin, thus decreasing the chances of immediate and long-term damage.
  4. Decreases Skin Cancer Risk: UV radiation can increase the risk of skin cancer. However, using UV-blocking window film can help reduce your exposure to harmful UV rays and lower the risk of skin cancer. This film creates a barrier against UV radiation which can protect your skin cells from DNA damage that may lead to skin cancer.
  5. Preserves Skin Health and Appearance: UV-blocking window film is important for preserving the health and appearance of your skin. The sun’s UV rays can cause premature aging, resulting in wrinkles, fine lines, and uneven skin tone. However, UV-blocking window film minimizes the harmful effects of UV radiation, reducing your skin’s exposure. This helps maintain your skin’s integrity, keeping it looking youthful, radiant, and free from sun-induced damage.

Free Window Film Consultations in Denver

Investing in UV-blocking window film can protect your skin from damage and reduce the risk of skin cancer. The film provides effective protection against harmful UV radiation, preserving your skin’s natural beauty for the long term. Make sure to choose high-quality window film to ensure optimal protection. Contact us to schedule a free onsite consultation at your Denver location.

Mike Kinsey is the Chief Operating Officer at Denver Commercial Window Tinting and has been installing window film for over a decade. His background includes years of experience in the construction industry as well as extensive project management. Mike oversees all day to day operations at the Denver branch, including onsite management of window film installations, sales, and customer relations. His knowledge of security, privacy/decorative, and energy efficient window film products is extensive, giving him the skill and aptitude to select the ideal film for any application. Mike's expertise is backed by certifications from 3M, EnerLogic, and AIA for continuing education.