1. Skin Cancer Isn’t Something to Mess With

    Follow these tips to prevent skin cancer! It doesn’t matter how easily you burn or how susceptible you are to skin problems, skin cancer conditions aren’t something to mess with. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, one in five Americans will develop skin cancer and, in the last thirty years, skin cancer incidence rates have been three times higher than all other cancers combined.  Additi…Read More

  2. Protecting Your Car from the Desert Conditions

    Use these tips to protect your car from the Palm Desert elements Nothing marks Palm Desert like the scorching sun and dry conditions! While we love our sunny California paradise, we’re often put between a rock and a hard place when it comes to our cars. Between the unrelenting rays beating down from the sun amidst the dry, dusty roads, our cars can wear down faster than we’d expect. If you own…Read More

  3. Why You Need a Car Bra

    Imagine getting your dream car. Whether we’re talking brand new Bugatti or a ‘69 Camaro, the point is the same. Just stop, picture it, maybe take a second to wipe the drool away; we want you in the right frame of mind. Now that you have your dream car firmly in mind, imagine walking out of work, out of a restaurant, or out of your home to see a long scratch keyed along the entire side of your …Read More

  4. How to Remove Car Window Tinting

    It’s usually pretty apparent, even from a distance, when someone’s car has received a bad window tint job. Whether it was a home application kit not used correctly, the tint job was done with shoddy materials, or the tint job has simply reached the end of its lifespan, the bubbling, cracking, and peeling show clearly when a car window tinting isn’t working any longer. If your car window tint…Read More

  5. Why You Should Get Your Car’s Windows Tinted

    Summer is coming. And, here in Palm Desert, that means cranking the air conditioning as high as it goes as soon as you turn the car on, constantly looking for better sun visors for your car, and wondering, at least once, whether those leather seats were actually as good an idea as they seemed when you bought the car. Summer means blazing hot sun, roasting car interiors, and skin so sweaty it stick…Read More

  6. How Does Car Window Tinting Work?

    You’ve undoubtedly seen car window tinting before, whether you realized it or not. When a car has windows tinted as dark as the pitch black paint, you can guess pretty easily that it’s had some aftermarket window tinting done to it. However, most car window tinting isn’t dark enough to make your car look like a wannabe Batmobile. The fact is, a great majority of cars rolling off the producti…Read More

  7. Clear Bra Versus Leather Bra – Which is Better?

    If you’ve lived in California for even a year or two, you’ve probably noticed the effect our desert climate has on your car. Not only does highway driving kick up lots of little rocks and debris, but when the wind starts blowing, it works a bit like taking a sandblaster to your car. This is why so many cars here in Palm Desert and across the southwest have pitted and dull paint jobs. If you lo…Read More

  8. How to Choose Car Window Tinting

    Beating the heat can feel like an impossible task, especially during our hot California summers! You know that feeling you get on a particularly hot and sunny day - the kind of day that is so hot it almost feels like you could just melt into a puddle on the sidewalk? Well, if that is how hot you feel, think about how much more overheated your glass- and metal-encased car must feel! Sure, you proba…Read More

  9. How Long Will A Clear Car Bra Last?

    When you get a new car, fresh and sparkling and straight off the lot, people tend to have one of two trains of thought: protect it carefully and try to keep it in pristine condition at an almost obsessive level or, at the total opposite end of the spectrum, fervently wish to get the first little door ding out of the way so they can quit worrying so much about their car’s paint job. Thankfully, t…Read More

  10. Welcome to the MasterShield Blog!

    Your vehicle is constantly under attack, and unfortunately, it’s not just from other drivers too busy texting to drive. Aside from the potential mayhem caused by other vehicles on the road or in the parking lot, there are a plethora of natural and environmental attackers than can wreak havoc on your car’s paint job. Think of it in similar terms to the human body; we can be sunburnt, trip and s…Read More