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What is a bikini?

What is a bikini?

What is a bikini?

What is a bikini?

What makes a bikini different from a one-piece swimsuit? Find out how the women's two-piece got its name and set trends in beach fashion.

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Bathing suits for body types

Bathing suits for body types

Dive into summer with the perfect swimwear for your figure. We’ll showcase some of the best swimsuit styles for every body type. 

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The best swim dresses

The best swim dresses

Check out our picks for the cutest and most figure-flattering swim dresses and coverups. One-piece styles that are both fashionable and comfortable.

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Types of tankini tops

Types of tankini tops

Learn about the most popular tankini top styles—the classic tankini, bandeau, halter neck, and more—to find your perfect swimwear fit and coverage.

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Sun poisoning vs. sunburn

Sun poisoning vs. sunburn

Sun poisoning is a severe reaction to UV exposure. Sunburn is a milder form of sun poisoning. We’ll cover symptoms, causes, treatments, and prevention.

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What is a rash guard?

What is a rash guard?

From the pool to the reef, rash guards are a multi-functional must-have. Learn how they shield skin from chafing, protect from UV exposure, and dry rapidly.

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How to swim on your period

How to swim on your period

Don't skip swim day just because it's that time of the month! Learn how to choose the right period products, reduce cramps, and meet hygiene needs while swimming.

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UPF vs. SPF: what’s the difference?

UPF vs. SPF: what’s the difference?

Both UPF and SPF are standards that measure sun protection. UPF measures how well fabric blocks UV rays, while SPF measures how well sunscreen blocks them.

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How long to tan in the sun

How long to tan in the sun

For a safe, healthy glow, you need to tan smarter, not longer. Find your skin type and discover exactly how long to tan without burning.

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What SPF should I use?

What SPF should I use?

Discover how to choose the right SPF for your skin type. Learn about SPF ratings, ingredients to look for, and how to make your final choice. 

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What is a sunsuit?

What is a sunsuit?

Discover the ultimate sun protection with stylish sunsuits. Learn what they are and how they can keep you safe and stylish in the summer heat.

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What is UPF?

What is UPF?

Discover the meaning of UPF, how the rating system works, and how to determine the UV protection capabilities of different clothing.

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What are the symptoms of sun poisoning?

What are the symptoms of sun poisoning?

Sun poisoning is serious. Learn about the common symptoms and how to identify a severe reaction. Stay safe in the sun.

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