Purchasing an iPad skin comes with great benefits. Some of the benefits of a skin include protection, style, customization, and personality. An iPad skin is more than just a way to spice up your device. A skin actually acts like a case and not just a sticker. These skins have multiple uses. The skin is water proof and prevents water damage to the back of your iPad. It also protects your product from scuffs, scratches, and chips that everyone get when carrying around your device and placing it on hard surfaces like countertops and end tables. I know that everyone hates when the backs of their devices get all scratched and scuffed and it makes your electronic look bad, but with these skins, all of those will be prevented. Another great thing about these skins are that they do all the same prevention of a normal case but without being bulky and irritable when being carried.The best feature of these skins is the ability to customize your own personal skin. Take your favorite family portrait and make it into a skin. Take your favorite athletes picture and make it into a skin. Take any picture that you want from the internet and turn it into a skin. Anything you could possibly think of could be a skin for your iPad, iPhone, Macbook, Android, iPod, or Kindle. Create anything your heart desires. Customizing your skin doesn’t have to be limited to just a picture. You can get a meaningful quote or phrase to put as a skin and not just a picture. Personalizing your device makes whatever your product is, yours! Makes it what you want it to look like rather than just the dull gray background that the product is made with. There is nothing special about something just being gray. Being able to add what colors, scenes, quotes, patterns, pictures or anything you want to really spice up the dull grayness. I buy iPad 2 Skins which are the same thing other than just fitting to the back of the iPad 2 rather than just the regular iPad. I buy all different skins relating to my past events and family. For example, I have a lot of vacation spot skins, as well as family pictures and sporting events. Some others that I have include country flags, my favorite sports teams, and my college logos and abbreviations. I have a lot of skins that all coincide with my life and my past events.