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Aquabelle Xtra Life Lycra Black Boy Short
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Aquabelle Xtra Life Lycra Black Boy Short

STYLE # 1958
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  • This is a swimsuit bottom and does not include a top for a full set.  Shop separate tops to make a complete set.
  • Aquabelle's exclusive nylon fabric is made with Xtra Life Lycra spandex which resist chlorine 5-10 times longer than ordinary suits. Chlorine resistant & colorfast, retains fit, shape and looks new longer.
  • Front poly/mesh lining
  • 2 1/4" inseam
  • Boy short swim bottom fits true to size
  • 82% Nylon / 18% Xtra Life Lycra Spandex
  • Hand wash with mild soap. Roll suit in towel & squeeze out excess water. Dry flat: avoid washers & dryers. Chemicals found in whirlpools, spas & public pools may cause your suit to deteriorate faster. Suntan lotions, salt, prolonged sunlight, chlorine & body perspiration may also cause discoloration & fabric breakdown.

Aquabelle is our revolutionary chlorine resistant swimwear collection available in sizes 8 to 26. Both our Xtra Life Lycra fabric or exclusive Poly/Spandex fabric blend swimsuits are constructed to endure repeated chlorine exposure and will still look brand new, swim after swim! All Aquabelle swimsuits are designed to resist chlorine longer than ordinary swimwear, and they won’t weigh you down in the water. Our sporty-chic one piece suits are created with tummy-control Power Mesh lining to keep your midsection feeling firm and smooth. Lightweight molded wire-free cups shape without sacrificing comfort for a secure fit. Dive in!

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Xtra Life Lycra Black Boy Short is rated 4.379746835443038 out of 5 by 79.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fits well. True to size. I am happy with this product. Wears well and looks great.
Date published: 2016-08-22
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Very disappointed When I ordered this I was looking forward to completing my swimsuit ensemble. However, when I received it and checked it out I noticed the whole side seam was open. Obviously, a sewing machine never touched that seam. Whoever sewed it missed the whole seam and obviously Quality Control was not very diligent in its inspection. Not a very good example to send out to customers. I ordered another one for an exchange. We'll see how that one is. If there's a problem with the next one, I won't be ordering from them again.
Date published: 2016-08-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great!!! Love them. Fit very well!! And are very comfortable.
Date published: 2016-08-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Boy short pants Love these pants! Hold up to everyday use. Comfortable and stylish.
Date published: 2016-08-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good fit Great shorts and they fit well. The only thing not giving 5 stars is that after a month they started to disintegrate and become see through. I rinsed after every use and washed once a week and it still did that.
Date published: 2016-07-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Black Boy Short I have worn these twice and am really pleased with the look and the fit. The only thing I would improve is the fabric. It is a little thin. Would be much better if it were a little thicker and sturdier. Otherwise great!
Date published: 2016-06-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great fit I have bought several pairs, the only thing I would change is extra lining in back also so that they would'nt stretch out so soon.
Date published: 2016-06-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Aquabelle swim bottoms They are the best quality I've ever purchased they last through the summers and I'm talking about every day swimming. I definitely recommend these swim bottoms.
Date published: 2016-05-26
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Only site with boy shorts with lycra
Kristen C on Aug 25, 2016
like the modest look of shorts better than bikini bottoms.
Linda D on Aug 23, 2016
Only site with boy shorts with lycra
Kristen C on Aug 25, 2016
loved these shorts. Fit great and hid all the things i didnt like
Rebecca C on Aug 23, 2016
like the modest look of shorts better than bikini bottoms.
Linda D on Aug 23, 2016
needed boy leg black bottoms
Susie C on Aug 22, 2016
needed more coverage
Bonnie G on Aug 20, 2016
comfort and coverage
Kim B on Aug 20, 2016
Comfortable and will go with many different tops
Janelle A on Aug 20, 2016
For the comfort
RUTH S. P on Aug 20, 2016
Very comfortable and flattering.
Marilyn L on Aug 20, 2016
wanted to give shorts a try over a one piece
Evelyn W on Aug 19, 2016
beach wear
Dawn C on Aug 19, 2016
Great coverage
Victoria F on Aug 19, 2016
Comfortable and more flattering for my larger size legs.
Linda C on Aug 19, 2016
good fit, versatile
Sharon D on Aug 18, 2016
looks comfy
Charlotte L on Aug 17, 2016
Have a pair in brown, need a pair in black
Jeanette G on Aug 17, 2016
Liked the fit and coverage of the last one I bought
Michelle K on Aug 16, 2016
So very comfortable
Tonya H on Aug 16, 2016
Love these. Comfortable and moves easily with you.
Anne M on Aug 15, 2016
because it was exact ally what I wanted
C H on Aug 12, 2016
Not happy with the fit at all! The legs are not as fitted as they appear in the photo. HAVE to wear underwear or you are too exposed.
Leticia B on Aug 12, 2016
More coverage for middle age thighs.
Lisa M on Aug 12, 2016
I chose these boy shorts because I found them to be comfortable while being on the beach.
raynette l on Aug 12, 2016
I like the look of them and that they are chlorine resistant. The length is just right i.e. not too short and not too long.
Regina D on Aug 11, 2016
needed shorts to go with my tops that I already have
Paul S on Aug 11, 2016
look comfy!!
kathy a on Aug 11, 2016
I'm a larger woman w/ skinny legs and though I've not worn this type of bottom in the past I feel I will be more comfortable in them.
Charlotte D on Aug 11, 2016
Thought they would match the top I purchased
Marie C on Aug 10, 2016
ordered these b4 and really liked them
Lisa N on Aug 10, 2016
I wanted
something longer than a brief
Laurie H on Aug 9, 2016
looking for something different as a 60+ yr old
Donna Y on Aug 9, 2016
shorts are great for my age (75)!
Margaret R on Aug 9, 2016
Need a longer length and a fit to push my stomach in.
Susan H on Aug 8, 2016
A flattering look! Loved the way these shorts look and feel so much, I ordered a pair in every color! Very true to size
Sandra B on Aug 8, 2016
Coverage & comfort
Megan B on Aug 7, 2016
Goes with any top.
Katrina M on Aug 7, 2016
replacing similar item
Deborah F on Aug 7, 2016
extremely comfortable!!!! and don't need to shave up so far 8-)
Cindi K on Aug 7, 2016
Most comfortable swim shorts ever!
Sheila J on Aug 6, 2016
Boy Shorts are more flattering on my own figure
kellyann h on Aug 6, 2016
ability to do swim aerobics in
Elyse W on Aug 6, 2016
I love boy shorts very comfortable, so thought I would try a swimmingsuit
Ronda T on Aug 6, 2016
fit
Kathy S on Aug 5, 2016
want to try it and see if I like it
Grace R on Aug 5, 2016
Tried the boy shorts and I like them as much as the skirts.
Sheryl H on Aug 5, 2016
Want a change from the skirt
candy d on Aug 4, 2016
love the boy cut now that I am older
Debra F M on Aug 3, 2016
To match my top
Helene C on Aug 3, 2016
want to be comfortable
April J on Aug 3, 2016
Comfortable
Carol M on Aug 3, 2016
loved these shorts. Fit great and hid all the things i didnt like
Rebecca C on Aug 23, 2016
needed boy leg black bottoms
Susie C on Aug 22, 2016
how long are they in inches?
A shopper on Apr 28, 2014
what is the inseam length?
A shopper on Aug 20, 2014
is there an attached panty?
Robin K on Jul 17, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Nope, just the shorts. And these only lasted one summer for me before some of the stitching started to come undone, and I would say they run a bit large also, mine were a bit baggy. :(
What size should I buy if I have a natural waist of 37" and hip 42"?
esther on Sep 10, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Due to your measurements, I would recommend a size 16 for you.

This item has plenty of stretch, so i believe this size would be the most comfortable for you.
does it have a drawstring at the waist?
A shopper on Feb 5, 2015
BEST ANSWER: No they do not have a drawstring but they fit nicely I dont think you will need a drawstring.
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!
Is there an attached panty?
A shopper on Jan 30, 2015
BEST ANSWER: No panty but the material is thick enough that you won't miss it.
Do they have full rear coverage? I don't mind shorts, but I want to be able to wear them without being concerned that they are going to ride up and show something.
Cana K on Jun 5, 2015
BEST ANSWER: no they don't ride up and they are very comfortable I love them
how long are they? what is the inseam?
A shopper on Feb 17, 2015
BEST ANSWER: These have about a 2-3 inch inseam. When i had to replace them, I opted for a longer bike-short style. If you are wearing them alot, like me(4-5 days/week), get at least 2 pair! Do NOT put any of these into a bathing suit dryer! It will tear the spandex apart, & wear them out in no time.
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.
Doe this have a velcro closure in the front?
Bobbie P on Jul 5, 2015
BEST ANSWER: No Velcro closure.
how long is the leg of the bike shorts?
grace b on Dec 18, 2014
BEST ANSWER: I can't tell you how long the legs of the bike shorts are, they were so tight that I couldn't even get them on even in my normal size and a size larger. But I bought boy shorts and loose shorts 2 sizes smaller and they fit great so it must be the design of the bike shorts.
How long are boy shorts?
A shopper on Dec 5, 2014
BEST ANSWER: They go to the very top of your thigh. They fit nice with the longer tops.
Does this sit at waist?
A shopper on Nov 13, 2014
BEST ANSWER: It will depend on sizing and measurements of your waist. Be sure to go by the measurement chart for this item for better sizing.
Do you carry a size 6 in Lycra black boy shorts?
I have a small bottom, big top
Sherri F on Jun 28, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Unfortunately, we do not carry a size 6.
do you have any in white?
A shopper on Jun 3, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Hello,

Sorry, we cureently do not have any white bottoms.
Hello, will these shorts be available in a size 8 soon?
DaniNiko on Feb 1, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Hi Danielle, these shorts are available in a size 8
When will you be restocking this item with sizes 14-18?
esther on Sep 10, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Please check back with us in 2 weeks to see if these sizes become in stock.
I bought these shorts because they said they are chlorine resistant! Well, they are now brown...I'm so disappointed! What can be done?
Karen M on Sep 9, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Please contact us at 1-888-241-7946 to resolve this issue for you.
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
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.
does this bottom come in brown ?
A shopper on Jun 11, 2016
what is the inseam length?
jill r on Feb 6, 2015
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