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UV Protection Cooling Arm Sleeves UPF 50 Compression Sun Sleeves for Men Women for Running Cycling Fishing Golf Volleyball Basketball Baseball Football Skin Cancer Foundation Recommended

Last Updated: September 28, 2019 (Refresh Now)
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Comfort
 319
arm, sleeves, tight, sleeve, sun
+77%
-23%
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" ...  A bit long for my arms, but not a problem with comfort.  ...  "
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" ...  Yesterday I wore the sleeves, felt cool, and protected my arms , vitally important as I have a fair complexion.  ...  "
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" ...  The more importantly, my arms stayed cool and comfortable while being protected from sun damage.  ...  "
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" ...  Moreover, with the incision less than a week old, they are comfortable enough to wear for hours.  ...  "
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" ...  Required for work to cover tattoos, a little tight around the bicep but overall good product.  ...  "
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" ...  Sleeves were very comfortable. ... Kept the sun off and also really kept my arms cool while playing tennis.  ...  "
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" ...  It fits all the way up my arm so I can use it when I want to wear a short sleeve summer shirt.  ...  "
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" ...  I washed them after the first wearing and wore them again the next time I played and they still cooled as well as the first time.  ...  "
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Build Quality
 207
arms, arm, sun, sleeve, tight
+64%
-36%
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" ...  They certainly seem to block the sun and my skin seems softer in just two weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  He’s a trucker and needs his arm protected from the sun.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought these for my husband, I love that they have sun protection and he LOVES that they have NO logos!  ...  "
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" ...  I used these arm sleeves to protect a full-sleeve tattoo I have on my arm. ... I am a 5'7", 170lbs male, pretty average body type, and this sleeve fits perfectly and comfortably.  ...  "
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" ...  And I know I am not adding to my sun damaged arms.  ...  "
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" ...  Muy cómodo y buen material.  ...  "
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" ...  My husband loves these sleeves for protection from the sun.  ...  "
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" ...  This is far from cheap quality. ... I use it to cover tattoos and it stays firmly to the height of my arm.  ...  "
Fit
 168
sleeves, tight, arm, fit, sun
+78%
-22%
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" ...  They are plenty long and go way up to the shoulder and stay put.  ...  "
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" ...  I used these arm sleeves to protect a full-sleeve tattoo I have on my arm. ... I am a 5'7", 170lbs male, pretty average body type, and this sleeve fits perfectly and comfortably.  ...  "
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" ...  Sleeves fit firmly and stay in place.  ...  "
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" ...  I received my UV arm protection sleeves in time, they feel soft, comfortable and fit very well.  ...  "
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" ...  And he loves the snug fit — had tried another type of sleeve which was far less snug.  ...  "
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" ...  Great fit and great value!  ...  "
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" ...  Best fitting I've ever had!!!  ...  "
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" ...  Nice and snug and they stay in place all day.  ...  "
Cooling
 60
cool, cooling effect, sleeves, arms, sun
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Keeps you cool and are SPF 50!  ...  "
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" ...  really good for sun protection and cooling down the skin  ...  "
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" ...  If I get hot I can slip on these sleeves and periodically dip my arms in the water and get a great cooling effect.  ...  "
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" ...  Keeps me protected from sun and very cooling on a hot day golfing.  ...  "
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" ...  They keep him much cooler.  ...  "
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" ...  Have not noticed cooling properties, but has excellent compression qualities.  ...  "
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" ...  Very comfortable and cooling even working outside in the heat and humidity.  ...  "
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" ...  Keeps you cool or warm - like magic. ... When it got cooler at night they kept my arms warm.  ...  "
Price
 31
worth, money, good, worth the money, value
+84%
-16%
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" ...  Definitely worth it for the price and time saved not slathering on sunscreen.  ...  "
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" ...  These are a terrific value!  ...  "
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" ...  But great for the price  ...  "
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" ...  So I got my money’s worth from this brand.  ...  "
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" ...  But for the price I wasn't surprised.  ...  "
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" ...  They were more than worth the money.  ...  "
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" ...  I decided for the price I would try a pair.  ...  "
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" ...  Fit, coolness, at a fair price .  ...  "
Product Reliability
 30
working, lasted, within, summer months, started
+53%
-47%
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" ...  Worked very well.  ...  "
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" ...  It works great so far been using it for a week now.  ...  "
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" ...  however, after 6 months, they are starting to unravel so I am trying another brand as well as ordered another pair of these but will go with hand washing from the get go.  ...  "
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" ...  They lasted a good 5 days what a joke.  ...  "
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" ...  Working well so far  ...  "
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" ...  I like the sleeves and they seemed to be working.  ...  "
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" ...  I got these to cover my tattoos when I'm working ER.  ...  "
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" ...  I work inside with non-working a/c and they have been a life saver.  ...  "
For Running
 27
cycling, biking, wore, sleeves, riding
+96%
-4%
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" ...  On a warm day of biking, they didn't make me warmer.  ...  "
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" ...  Use them for cycling.  ...  "
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" ...  These are great for cycling.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for biking  ...  "
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" ...  Used this for cycling.  ...  "
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" ...  They are rather perfect for bunching up small into the back pocket of a cycling jersey, and someday soon I'll wear them riding.  ...  "
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" ...  I wear these while jogging, biking, and playing rugby.  ...  "
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" ...  Very worth the buy if you work or exercise outdoors.  ...  "
Band
 27
undone, band, stitching, arm, tight
+22%
-78%
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" ...  The only negative - at my wrist some of the threads unraveled after only a few times worn.  ...  "
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" ...  Only issue is the frayed ends by the wrist.  ...  "
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" ...  They are wrinkled a bit around the wrists, elbows, or upper arm.  ...  "
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" ...  Upper arm band is too small.  ...  "
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" ...  The seams on the end of the wrist were coming undone after a couple uses.  ...  "
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" ...  Haven't even had it for a day and there is already loose threads and stitching coming undone.  ...  "
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" ...  The only negative thing is the cuff by the wrist has a tendency to fray.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything was great except for the arm band. ... The band is so tight on my upper arm that I'll have to toss them (either that or settle for hand sleeves!)  ...  "
Screen Protection
 25
protection, screen, uv, use, still
+96%
-4%
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" ...  I'm anal about sun protection, so I've been toying with the idea of getting some of these for a while.  ...  "
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" ...  Sun protection is good for when you don’t want to apply sunscreen.  ...  "
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" ...  Can't really say I tested the sun protection, but they provided the protection I needed.  ...  "
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" ...  I use them for sun protection.  ...  "
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" ...  bought these for the uv protection.  ...  "
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" ...  It's good for sun protection.  ...  "
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" ...  I can wear it with a t-shirt and have sun protection for my arms without sun screen.  ...  "
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" ...  protection after hours in sun  ...  "
Color
 23
colors, really like, different, sun, probably
+96%
-4%
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" ...  I got the hot pink and it's an excellent color .  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to wash and he likes the different color choices.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice visible color for cycling.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the color of these leaves.  ...  "
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" ...  Like the color, the feel, blocks out sun, color really like my skin color.  ...  "
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" ...  I wish they had more colors.  ...  "
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" ...  Will definitely buy more colors.  ...  "
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" ...  Would order more in various colors.  ...  "
Hair
 18
cuts, circulation, tight, like, cutting
+33%
-67%
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" ...  This pic is after I already cut 3’ of thread off.  ...  "
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" ...  You have to make sure you cut it and don’t pull it, otherwise it will just keep unraveling.  ...  "
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" ...  So tight it cut off the circulation.  ...  "
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" ...  And now that I washed it the end looks like a cut off jean.  ...  "
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" ...  They were too tight cut off circulation in 5 minutes of use  ...  "
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" ...  It was a bit annoying that I had to cut them.  ...  "
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" ...  cut it off.  ...  "
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" ...  Sleeve rolls down arm causing pinching and cutting off circulation.  ...  "
Storage
 18
tight, small, sleeve, fit, come
+72%
-28%
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" ...  I liked that the sleeves are thin and seem to breathe more than my other sleeve.  ...  "
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" ...  The sleeves work well .I am very pleased with them.  ...  "
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" ...  The sleeves work great.  ...  "
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" ...  These are very nice sleeves.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that they come in a little plastic zippered enclosure for compact storage and I have to say the material is strong.  ...  "
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" ...  The sleeves one size fits all feels perfect and they actually keep you cool.  ...  "
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" ...  I really like the sleeves.  ...  "
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" ...  The sleeves work great.  ...  "
Design
 17
look, white, material, thin, tattoos
+82%
-18%
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" ...  I get tons of complements.  ...  "
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" ...  Look and fit great.  ...  "
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" ...  Stretchable cool material  ...  "
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" ...  I got two of these White and Black love them.  ...  "
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" ...  It feels good.  ...  "
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" ...  I will look for something more durable next time.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the fact that there is no visible logo.  ...  "
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" ...  Feels cool and not hot.  ...  "
For Kids
 16
son, sleeves, husband, playing, uses
+100%
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" ...  He loves them. ... He loves the sleeves.  ...  "
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" ...  The hubby loves these  ...  "
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" ...  Ordered it for my daughter.  ...  "
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" ...  My son love it  ...  "
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" ...  I bought them for my grandson.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchase for my Son he's very happy will order more soon .  ...  "
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" ...  great for my daughter arms , especially since she is in volleyball as a Defensive Specialist.  ...  "
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" ...  Used these sleeves for playing tennis.  ...  "
Marketplace
 16
described, amazon, thank, product, ordering
+88%
-13%
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" ...  excellent product--great service on order--re-ordered more after trying product --would highly recommend company and product  ...  "
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" ...  I will be ordering  ...  "
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" ...  awesome prduct thank you  ...  "
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" ...  Did everything that was described.  ...  "
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" ...  They performed as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm going to order more from this seller.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank You, great product!!  ...  "
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" ...  Excatly as described.  ...  "
Washing
 15
washing, washed, threw, hand, cycle
+53%
-47%
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" ...  They are easy to put on and I wash them in the sink.  ...  "
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" ...  He prefers them to slathering on sunscreen, which will sometimes stain your clothes.  ...  "
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" ...  The recommendation is to hand wash but I just threw them in with my kit using a delicate wash cycle  ...  "
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" ...  I threw them in the wash and they are as good as new.  ...  "
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" ...  Easily washed and continues to holdup after several washes.  ...  "
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" ...  They wash well.  ...  "
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" ...  They also wash nicely.  ...  "
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" ...  They are tight but provide great protection and have held up to washing machine.  ...  "
For Travel
 12
road, sun, camping, used, plan
+92%
-8%
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" ...  I use these when road biking in the Texas summer.  ...  "
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" ...  Take them to the beach, or stow a pair in your backpack. ... I used mine a lot day-hiking in Greece.  ...  "
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" ...  I used multiple times per week for paddle boarding and gardening all summer long and had no sun burns.  ...  "
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" ...  It's exactly what I was looking for: a comfortable, lightweight sleeve to protect my tattoo from the sun during hikes and other outdoor adventures.  ...  "
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" ...  I used them to keep cool on a recent trip to Disney/Universal.  ...  "
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" ...  And they’re inexpensive enough to replace if necessary down the road.  ...  "
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" ...  Haven’t worn them in the sun - just received them- but they are comfortable and the plan is to take them on a long camping trip.  ...  "
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" ...  I got these for a cold weather golf trip and they were great.  ...  "
Drying
 11
wash, air, washed, though, think
+64%
-36%
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" ...  Clean up nice and dry fast.  ...  "
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" ...  These are fairly comfortable in hot, dry air, though they only really feel cool when there's a breeze.  ...  "
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" ...  Wet or dry I was happy with the material and performance.  ...  "
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" ...  Quick air dry for next day/ride  ...  "
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" ...  Hand washed and set to dry .  ...  "
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" ...  Even more interesting is if the weather turns cool, then the sleeves get dry and actually keep my arms warmer.  ...  "
Cleaning
 11
clean, washed, barn, wet, well
+55%
-45%
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" ...  Clean up nice and dry fast.  ...  "
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" ...  So far they're not too dirty but I like that they're intended to be hand washed - I can do that at the sink at the barn and they dry so fast they're ready to go again in no time.  ...  "
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" ...  When I shower I get the sleeve wet then clean it with shampoo while on my arm, take it off and clean it some more. ... I then hang it up after removing and rinsing it well.  ...  "
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" ...  Well they help I wear them for many types of work including pushing thru brush with my tractor with no scratches on my arms.  ...  "
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" ...  Did exactly what I needed when planting my garden, and spring cleanup.  ...  "
Size
 11
small, one size fits, made, woman, weight
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Would like to see a little more girth without the extra length.  ...  "
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" ...  Size is right on.  ...  "
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" ...  Any larger you will want to go to the next size up.  ...  "
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" ...  The sleeves one size fits all feels perfect and they actually keep you cool.  ...  "
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" ...  They say one size fits all.  ...  "
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" ...  So it depends on your size and weight and preference.  ...  "
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" ...  If someone do not want it they can easily fold it back or something.  ...  "
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" ...  I’m a size small woman’s clothing and this sleeve fits great.  ...  "
Water Resistance
 9
bike, wet, sun protection, riding, even
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Nice and light, wicks away sweat.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for golf and fishing  ...  "
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" ...  When I shower I get the sleeve wet then clean it with shampoo while on my arm, take it off and clean it some more.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought it for sun protection during golf.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for sun protection as I work on the beach.  ...  "
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" ...  I use them for golf and fishing.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought for my husband for bike riding in Arizona heat and sun.  ...  "
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" ...  They are easy to put on, comfortable, and stay in place once on even while swimming.  ...  "
Wash Programs
 7
cycle, washing, hand, delicate, well
+71%
-29%
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" ...  easy to wash. stay up.  ...  "
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" ...  The recommendation is to hand wash but I just threw them in with my kit using a delicate wash cycle  ...  "
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" ...  Easily washed and continues to holdup after several washes.  ...  "
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" ...  They wash well.  ...  "
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" ...  They also wash nicely.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 7
use, easy to put, sleeves, put
+100%
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" ...  Lightweight, easy to use, and kept the sun off.  ...  "
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" ...  They are easy to put on and remove.  ...  "
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" ...  The sleeves are easy to put on.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to keep put on.  ...  "
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" ...  It's very easy to get sunburned.  ...  "
Returns
 7
returning, amazon, refund, order
+14%
-86%
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" ...  I will return them.  ...  "
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" ...  Threw them in trash.  ...  "
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" ...  Unfortunately, I will be returning these sleeves.  ...  "
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" ...  According to Amazon this is not eligible for return.  ...  "
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" ...  Returning to Amazon with 7 dollars for return shipping  ...  "
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" ...  I am returning them ASAP.  ...  "
Lens
 7
protection, arms, love
+100%
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" ...  I like the uv protection  ...  "
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" ...  I use them while playing golf and they provide excellent UV protection.  ...  "
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" ...  UV hope it’s helps protect UV for arms  ...  "
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" ...  But, I still love to shoot action pistol matches, these keep my arms protected, and allow me to continue with the sport I love.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought them for UV protection.  ...  "
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" ...  I have very sensitive skin and need extra protection out in the woods while shooting archery.  ...  "
Delivery
 6
quickly, package, one, described, delivered
+83%
-17%
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" ...  I like the fact that you get two in box.  ...  "
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" ...  Delivery time excellent.  ...  "
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" ...  They arrived quickly and were as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Came packaged nicely.  ...  "
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" ...  I liked everything the service, packaging, delivered as promised.  ...  "
Heating
 6
heat, sun, direct, cool, anything
+100%
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" ...  I have even bicycled in hot weather.  ...  "
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" ...  Helps protect heat  ...  "
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" ...  They work great and it helps you stay cool in direct heat.  ...  "
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" ...  They also cool but will heat up in direct sunlight, like anything else.  ...  "
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" ...  Golfing in the New Mexico heat .  ...  "
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" ...  I felt the heat of the sun after removal.  ...  "
Product As Described
 5
advertised, picture, like, color
+100%
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" ...  Exactly as its described.  ...  "
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" ...  They performed as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Excatly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Work as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Did everything that was described.  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 5
defective, received, package, one
-100%
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" ...  Once opened one was completely torn!.  ...  "
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" ...  Received used and defective item.  ...  "
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" ...  WHY CAN'T I EXCHANGE THIS DEFECTIVE PRODUCT???  ...  "
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" ...  I received the package as shown however it only contained one item instead of two.  ...  "
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" ...  Liked the feel, but unfortunately the product was defective.  ...  "
Washer Dryer
 5
wash, put, first, air, though
+60%
-40%
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" ...  Clean up nice and dry fast.  ...  "
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" ...  Wet or dry I was happy with the material and performance.  ...  "
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" ...  Quick air dry for next day/ride  ...  "
Weight
 5
light, cool, sun, size, running
+100%
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" ...  So it depends on your size and weight and preference.  ...  "
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" ...  Light weight and provides good protection from the sun.  ...  "
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" ...  Light weight and cool.  ...  "
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" ...  Light weight, cool, protects from sun  ...  "
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" ...  Light weight, comfortable yet protective.  ...  "
Capacity
 4
big
+100%
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" ...  Living in Florida, the sun is always a concern.  ...  "
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" ...  My family are not big fans of tattoos and I have several.  ...  "
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" ...  Used at the lake during wakeboard outing with family.  ...  "
Features
 3
+100%
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" ...  but with this cover + ac running, it becomes very cool.  ...  "
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" ...  why not just add that feature?  ...  "
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" ...  They are light and breathable unlike some sleeves.  ...  "
Display Clarity
 3
screen, use, still, protection, getting
+100%
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" ...  I like the fit and the feel but I still need to use sun screen underneath.  ...  "
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" ...  It was still healing so i couldn't use sun screen so this product is perfect for that.  ...  "
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" ...  I can wear it with a t-shirt and have sun protection for my arms without sun screen.  ...  "

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