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Sunscreen In Winter – Why It’s Key for Kids

Even when wearing SkiBanz goggles, exposed skin needs sunscreen protection During the cold and dreary winter months, most Kiwis are looking forward to the return of sunshine and warm weather. What most families aren’t thinking about is sunscreen usage – or protecting their children from the harsh ultraviolet rays that are beaming down on us…

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My, how you’ve grown!

Boy and baby in sunglasses

Spring is the ideal time to ensure your children’s sun and sound safety gear still suits their age ‘n’ stage! Your kids will have grown over the cooler months and it’s important that their Banz Carewear sunglasses, earmuffs and sunhats are still a good fit. Adventure Banz Lime GreenRetro Banz Midnight Black Stay-put sunglasses for…

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Eco-packaging? You bet!

Mini Earmuffs - eco-pack 'Geo'

This month is Plastic-Free July – what better time to let you know about the new eco-friendly product packaging from Banz Carewear? In the past Banz product packaging has relied on plastics. That’s all set to change as the company presents Banz Carewear eco-packaging!   It’s time for change I asked Banz international company director…

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March is Festival Month!

Rock The Park, Grey Lynn, Auckland 2018

There’s so much going on in March! Music festivals, airshows and celebrations – and we all want to attend as a family! Rock The Park, Grey Lynn, Auckland Before Banz earmuffs came along, loud events could be a nightmare if you took the kids. No matter how much you try, ‘hands over ears’ is just…

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“Noise is the New Smoking”

Preschool play

The effect of excessive noise on kids made the news recently. A Newshub (TV3) report has featured a Wellington audiologist who is concerned about the impact of the amount of noise in our environment. http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/health/2018/02/noise-levels-in-nz-dangerously-high.html Lisa Seerup noted the amount of noise a child is exposed to in pre-school or school, as well as in…

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