This is a very unique design that provides total protection from even the smallest biting or swarming insects around your head and neck. This one-piece product comes packed inside its own stuff sack (5-1/2 diameter, and it weighs just 3 oz). It can be easily carried in your jacket pocket, pack or tackle box, to be readily available when it is needed. You just remove it from its draw cord pouch and the internal spring band will expand the hat and netting to full size, instantly. The netting is positioned out and off the extra wide brim of the hat keeping it well away from your facial area and it is long enough to close in tightly against your neck or be tucked down into your shirt collar.
Insect Shield Repellent Apparel and Gear is the most effective new tool in over 50 years in the battle against insects and insect-borne diseaseSmdash;a completely new way to protect against annoying and potentially dangerous insects. With its odorless and invisible insect protection, the only way to tell itRrs"s there is that the bugs arenfrs"t biting.
Insect Shield has no unpleasant smell or feel. The active ingredient, permethrin, is a man-made version of a natural insect repellent found in certain chrysanthemums. It is bonded to the fibers using Insect Shield,rs"s patent-pending process that transforms ordinary clothing into comfortable insect protection for the whole family.
The ExOfficio Insect Shield Canvas Sun Hat protects you from both bugs and sun. This floppy hat features Insect Shield bug repellent that will last through at least 70 washings. Insect Shield is odorless, so you wont even think about the fact that youre cool, comfortable and free from irritating insects.