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          Why do women wear swim leggings?

          First of all, while swim leggings for women may seem more natural, men are wearing them now too. Swim leggings have a lot to offer both water-sport enthusiasts, active people, or just sun-loving and water-loving folks. Anyone who wants to cover their legs for any reason can wear swim leggings.

          They’re great for water sports because they’re lighter and easier to move in than a wetsuit. They can add warmth in the cold yet are breathable in the heat. Quality swim leggings dry quickly, so they’re amphibious. It’s easy to wear them on an adventure when you’ll be in and out of the water.

          For water sports where your skin might get irritated, like sitting on a surfboard or kneeling on a paddleboard, you can prevent skin problems. Swim leggings are also great for when you weren’t expecting to head to the beach or pool that day. Considering the comfort and convenience, the real question is: why don’t more people wear swim leggings?

          When and where can I wear swim leggings?

          While there are no restrictions on swim leggings for either gender, it’s easier to imagine women’s swim leggings being worn in a wide variety of places. Swim leggings are incredible additions to a surfing, kitesurfing, bodyboarding, paddleboarding, or swimming wardrobe.

          They keep you a little warmer and protected from the sun and chafing. Swim leggings for women also allow you to head straight out the door when you get up early to catch waves or see the sunrise on a boat or paddleboard. We know good swells or winds can sneak up on water-sport athletes in the fall and winter when they’re not going to the beach regularly.

          You can wear them over swimsuit bottoms if you’ll be in and out of the water. They’re also great if you don’t know what the temperature will be like or how active you’ll be to get your body heat going. Swim leggings can also be worn like regular leggings or exercise pants. Rock them to yoga, to lunch or just lounge around.  

          What to look for in ladies’ swim leggings

          If you’re going to add a pair to your outerwear wardrobe, getting quality ladies’ swim leggings with all the features will pay dividends. When it comes to women’s swim leggings, we’ve already thought of everything, including eye-catching designs.

          They’re trendsetting and the envy of other water enthusiasts. Also, Platinum Sun swim leggings for women are designed with an uber-comfy, quick-drying, breathable material. You might be tempted to wear them…everywhere! They stretch in four different ways yet aren’t see-through.

          A UPF-50 lets you lose track of time in the water without having to dash back for sunscreen. If you dislike or can’t tolerate sunscreen, leggings can cover…about 35% of your exposed skin! Swim leggings for women and men open up a world of “water-ful” and active possibilities. If you need any help convincing a man in your life to get a pair of men’s leggings, just let him feel the material of yours.