Under Armour Shadow 4.0 Cap Review
If you’re an outdoor enthusiast and you enjoy getting out in the sun for your daily jogs or other workouts, then the Under Armour Shadow 4.0 Cap might be a perfect addition to your gear. It is going to help keep the sun and sweat from your eyes and face, keeping you dry and allowing you to see unhindered. It is comfortable and lightweight, giving you a barely there feel that consumers can appreciate. There are two mesh vents, one on either side of the cap, that allow a decent amount of air to flow into the lid, keeping you cool and dry throughout the day. A vast majority of customers love this hat, and it comes highly recommended by many.
Affordable price tag
Lightweight and breathable
Handfull of color options
Sticker tag causes problems
Of course, you aren't limited to being active while you wear it. If you are going to be anywhere under the sun, you can use this great looking hat. Going to the park with your family, going on a vacation to an amusement park, hanging out a sports game, this will be a perfect addition to your wardrobe and give you an extra layer of protection from the sun.
The side panels feature mesh inserts that are going to allow for a decent amount of air to flow through it, so you are remaining fresh for the duration of your workout. Not only will the vents help keep you cool and prevent, but it is also going to be used as a way to allow the moisture to escape. The sweat-wicking material will let the sweat to bead up and roll off the cap, giving it the ability to evaporate quickly. Then the moisture can escape the lid through these vents, preventing you from being stuck in something damp all day long.
In addition to the excellent breathability, the cap also helps keep you dry in other ways, as well as keeping the sweat and moisture out of your eyes while you are out and about. This hat features a built-in HeatGear sweatband that will aid and wicking away your sweat to provide you a cool and dry experience when you are in the middle of your workout.
It doesn't soak up your sweat as cotton might so you won't be stuck running around all day in a soaking wet cap. In fact, this one offers moisture-wicking fabric your sweat will bead up and roll off the material, allowing it to evaporate quickly.
There are mesh inserts on the sides of the hat that will help allow air flow into them. These mesh pieces are also constructed out of polyester for added durability.
The soft polyester material feels great on your head. It has a four-way stretch construction that gives you a flexible feel, so it is going to fit you perfectly and move with you when you are on the go.
It is also going to help prevent some of your discomforts by helping you keep dry and cool. The vents on the side panel and the sweatband help keep the sweat off your face and will let air into the cap so you can stay relatively cool, even on warmer days.
The curved bill will help shield your eyes from the sunlight, so you don't experience the discomfort of being blinded by the suns rays. It is also going to help keep the harmful UV off of your face, giving you an extra barrier from the harm that can be caused by the harmful rays.
Overall, customers have please by the comfort level they receive from this cap.
Of course, you want to make sure that you are taking care of the lid properly if you're going to extend the lifespan to its full potential. You can wash it according to the directions on the tag to avoid shortening the longevity of the cap unintentionally.
The one problem that a lot of customers have with the cap is that it comes with a sticker on the front. It doesn't always come clean off, so some of the adhesives are left behind on the hat, ruining the look of it. It can cause the cap to become discolored where the sticker was and frustrates many customers.
The unisex cap comes in a handful of color options so you can try to find one that will best suit your style. You can choose between artillery green, black, midnight navy, steel, or white. Every color comes with reflective detailing in the way of the UA logo on the front of the cap and the words Under Armour written on the back.
Customers seem to be content with the color options they have for the hat and enjoy the overall style of it.
Starting with the sun protection, of course, the bill is going to protect your eyes from the sun, helping reduce the distraction of sun getting in your eyes, but the bill can do more for you than just that. It is going to help you block out the world around you so you can stay focused on the task ahead and stay free of unnecessary distractions.
The hat is going to also help shield your face from the harmful UV rays, giving you an extra layer of protection between your skin and the sun. You might still want to consider using sunblock when you head out on a summer day, but it is nice to that you can get that extra layer.
Thanks to the built-in HeatGear sweatband, you are also going to get a little extra protection from the distraction and inconvenience of sweat rolling down your face and into your eyes. The sweatband is going to soak up the sweat and give it a place to go, allowing it to evaporate and escape the cap so you can stay dry and distraction free. On that same note, the material will wick moistures easily and dries quickly as well, so you aren't stuck in a wet hat all day long.
One final form of protection this hat can offer is reflective detailing on the from and back of the cap. The UA logo on the front and the words Under Armour on the back are made using reflective materials to help ensure you are staying visible when heading out in low light conditions. It is essential that passers-by can see you when you are out for a run so you don't chance any preventable accidents because they couldn't see you. You might want to consider wearing other reflective clothing as well, but this cap is going to give you a little extra protection.