While applying sunscreen should always be the first step in protecting your face from UV rays, it’s a good idea to wear a hat or visor for extra protection. Visors help keep the sun out off your face without locking in heat like a typical baseball cap. They can also accommodate high ponytails if you have long hair. Available in men’s, women’s or unisex sizes, brands like Under Armour and Adidas have you covered with styles perfect for your next run, tennis match and more. Shop them all ahead.
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1. Under Armour Links Visor 2.0
Under Armour uses a jacquard elastic strap to provide ultimate mobility and a custom-feeling fit in this visor.
Pros: A flexible chino fabric adds durable support while a Threadborne Siro sweatband is breathable, fast drying and soft on the skin.
Cons: The back band is not adjustable, just stretchable, so it may fit tighter on bigger heads.
2. Adidas Superlite Visor
This lightweight visor from Adidas is perfect for blocking out sun during a tennis match or on an outdoor jog.
Pros: A mesh lining helps keep you cool, while a hook-and-loop closure allows for easy adjustments. The lining is designed to reduce glare, even on the sunniest of days.
Cons: The hook-and-loop closure can get caught in hair or fabric.
3. Top Level Sun Sports Visor
Available for both men and women in unisex sizing, Top Level’s breathable cotton visor is great for wear during exercise.
Pros: Organic cotton makes this style breathable and gentle on foreheads. The brim is long and wide for added coverage and protection from the sun’s rays with an adjustable hook-and-loop closure.
Cons: This visor may run small.