LYCRA® Xtra Life™ spandex, lasts up to 10 times longer than suits made with ordinary spandex Resists breakdown from chlorine, sunscreen and sweat Wide waistband is especially flattering and doesn’t dig in Hidden slip pockets High waisted: sits just below your natural waist Full coverage in back 6” inseam Mix swim shorts and tops (sold separately) to suit your style. Combine sizes for a perfect fit 77% nylon/23% spandex. Hand wash. Imported Fabric provides UPF 50 sun protection How to care for your suit The Skin Cancer Foundation recommends this fabric as an effective UV protectant only for covered areas. Bike (shorts) to the beach? Sure! The comfort and coverage of bike shorts, now made especially for in the water and out. They resist chlorine and have UPF 50 sun protection built right in. Plus, they’re made of spandex that lasts 10 times longer than suits made with ordinary spandex. They’re super comfortable and made to move with you, too. The wide waistband won’t dig in and you’ll be fully covered. Did we mention the pockets?