Xtra Life® Lycra® Aquabelle Black Extra Life Lycra Plus Size Boy Short
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Aquabelle 4.30
Xtra Life® Lycra® Aquabelle Black Extra Life Lycra Plus Size Boy Short
$24.00
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Style # 1958

  • This is a swimsuit bottom and does not include a top for a full set.  Shop separate tops to make a complete set.
  • Created with Aquabelle's exclusive Aquapreen polyester spandex blend. Aquapreen fabric is chlorine resistant, retains color and shape, and provides high UV protection.
  • Boy short hides hips while minimizing rear and thighs
  • Boy short bottom fits true to size
  • 82% Nylon / 18% Extra Life® Lycra®
  • Hand wash.
  • Flat dry.
  • After every use, the garment must be hand washed. Harmful elements such as suntan lotions, salt, chlorine, and body perspiration can cause discoloration and spandex breakdown. Since laundry detergents are too harsh on the spandex and the color, use mild hand soap made without added moisturizers. Do not wring the swimsuit to remove excess water. Lay it flat on a towel and roll the towel up and squeeze gently. Remove it from the towel and lay it flat to dry. Do not hang it to dry as that will stretch out the fibers in the fabric. Avoid using washers and dryers as damage can occur due to agitation and excessive heat. It is also important to let your suit "rest" between uses. This allows the spandex to bounce back (called recovery) to its original size and maintain its fit longer. If you wear a suit without letting it recover, it will lose its shape and fit more quickly. It's recommended to let the suit rest for 24-36 hours between uses. Always remove excess moisture with a towel and lay flat to dry indoors or in the shade. Also note, direct sunlight will fade your suit. It is always a great idea to have more than one suit.

Aquabelle is our exclusive chlorine-resistant swimwear collection engineered for high performance at every curve. Sporty yet feminine, the entire range is constructed with our AquaSculpt design fit system—ensuring full tummy and bust support. The anti-bounce Aquaform bra with fast-drying, lightweight cups and plush elastic shapes without sacrificing comfort. Aquaslim power mesh is strategically sewn into all the one-piece suits for a flattering middle. In fact, it’s been proven to cinch the waist by 1 ¾”. The superior quality helped Aquabelle earn the coveted Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval, meaning these durable suits (some made with Xtra Life Lycra) have been third-party tested by the long-trusted authority for colorfastness, fabric abrasion, UV protection, and chlorine resistance. Go ahead, dive in!

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Looking for optional bottoms to wear with tankinis
Leslie B on Sep 8, 2014
for pool aerobics
Debra J on Sep 7, 2014
I've never had boy shorts for swimwear so I want to give them a try. I'm short, 5'2", and the skirts and dresses all fall too low. I wish they would come up with a petite option that is shorter in length.
Karen C on Sep 7, 2014
Prefer shorts to regular swimsuit bottoms. Prefer more coverage.
Jennifer W on Sep 6, 2014
how long are they in inches?
A shopper on Apr 28, 2014
what is the inseam length?
A shopper on Aug 20, 2014
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should I wear anything under?
A shopper on Jul 20, 2014
Best Answer: I've been wearing the Xtra Life® Lycra® Aquabelle Black Extra Life Lycra Plus Size Boy Short in a water aerobics class 3 times a week since Jan 2014, and never needed to wear underwear under the shorts. They fit snugly, but not too tight, and there is no gap in the legs of the shorts. In fact they fit like bike shorts.and give me the extra coverage I like, but are still comfortable enough when performing jumping jacks, crunches, and high knee exercises. I love my boy shorts!
Reply · Report · Janice M on Jul 20, 2014
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Does it have an inner panty liner?
Willima B on Aug 15, 2014
Best Answer: No these bottoms do not have n inner panty liner. I do like them and would recommend them.
Reply · Report · Ivy E on Aug 15, 2014
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what size should I order if I wear an xlarge in undies?
A shopper on Aug 24, 2014
Best Answer: Please review the link below to better assist you with your sizing.

http://www.swimsuitsforall.com/browse/sizeChartLanding.php
Reply · Report · Swim TeamStaff on Aug 26, 2014
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I have a 35" waist and 38" hips. Which size should I choose?
Kate P on Jun 23, 2014
Best Answer: The size chart recommends a size 14.
Please note: The size chart is a recommendation and not a guarantee.
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