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Buff High UV Protection Buff

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    Buff High UV Protection Buff

    Enjoy the outdoors more and fear the sun less in the moisture-wicking, protective comfort of Buff® High UV Protection buff with CoolMax®! See details

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    Item # 736217

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    Enjoy the outdoors more and fear the sun less in the moisture-wicking, protective comfort of Buff® High UV Protection buff with CoolMax®!

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    Enjoy the outdoors more and fear the sun less in the moisture-wicking, protective comfort of Buff® High UV Protection buff with CoolMax®!

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    Enjoy the outdoors more and fear the sun less in the moisture-wicking, protective comfort of Buff® High UV Protection buff with CoolMax®!

    • Built-in stretch gives this gear versatility; wear it climber style or as a bandana, hairband, helmet liner, headband or scarf
    • Special knitting process yields improved UV protection, with a UPF 20+ rating
    • Highly breathable CoolMax polyester draws sweat off the skin and dries quickly; in turn, you stay dry and comfortable
    • Seam-Free™ construction means there are no irritating seams or hems, making it ideal to wear under a helmet or other headwear
    • Washable, colorfast and it dries in minutes!

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    Buff High UV Protection Buff Specs
    Specification
    Description
    Best use
    Hiking
    CoolMax polyester
    Yes
    Unisex
    20 x 9 inches
    Fabric
    Sun-protective fabric
    Gender
    Dimensions

    Buff High UV Protection Buff

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    Buff High UV Protection Buff is rated 4.3636 out of 5 by 11.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love my Buff I've had the buff for a while now and I almost always wear it around my neck like a scarf or around my wrist. I'm going to order some more so I have color options to match more outfits. I never go backpacking without it now. After watching a YouTube video, I could utilize the many functions of the one piece.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Handy bandanna substitute Nice substitute for a bandanna. Material cools off well if you dip it in a river, and it keeps the sun off my head and neck.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very versatile I just recently graduated high school, and I'm headed to Maine in the fall for college, so I have been stocking up on gear. I bought this version and the original Buff. This version offers great protection against the sun, and it breathes really well. I've worn it while kayaking and playing beach volleyball, and it has stopped me from getting burned. I have also worn it at night around my neck, and it has kept me plenty warm. This thing is very versatile, and stylish.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works great in the desert! I have wanted a Buff for a long time, but hadn't found the CoolMax version in a color combo I liked, until this one. I am SO happy with it. It is just as versatile as advertised and EASY to use. I hike in Nevada and my head/hair/neck stays cool and protected from the harsh sun. I am very happy with this purchase.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wear it all the time I like mine a whole lot. I bought one of the original Buff's and i misplaced it. I went back to REI and got the coolmax (the lotus bronze color) buff. I wear a lot of orange and red, so it goes well with a lot of what I am wearing. I always wear it as a headband. I work at a daycare, and I wear it outside when I am playing with the kids because it keeps the sweat out of my eyes. I definitely plan on wearing this at school and when I am able to go hiking and walking trails.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Versatile protection I use this when I'm out in the sun and need to keep cool. Works great, add some water and it can keep you cool for hours while providing great UV protection. Was biking in Big Bend park and had a storm roll in, just adjusted the boff and saved me from the sand storm.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Unfinished edges?! Just bought this at local REI store. Somewhat shocked to see that the fabric at either end of the buff "tube" as it is designed appears to have been hand cut with scissors by a human that cannot cut straight. Seriously. Jagged, unfinished fabric at both ends of the Buff. Are the edges supposed to come finished with something??
    Date published: 2014-04-15
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this Buff I bought one for my friend and one for myself. We both love our buffs and find it entertaining to switch it out and see all the different ways we can wear them. A must have piece...and so cute!
    Date published: 2014-03-21

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