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Hydroskin - Ultra Smooth Rash Guards

Constructed from high grade lycra based fabric, the Hydroskin Rash Guards and suit are designed to wear under a wetsuit or semi-dry suit or as a UV shield for other watersport activities. The ultra smooth fabric reduces friction between the skin and a wetsuit, and helps to stop chafing of tight/ill-fitting suits.

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Mens and Womens Hydroskins

There’s nothing like a severe case of sunburn to spoiling an otherwise idyllic holiday. Not only is it painful,but the rubbing of a BCD strap or wetsuit can be agony, and can also have serious long term health implications. With Ultra-Violet Protection rating of 50+ when dry and 30 when wet, the hydroskin is the perfect protection from the sun when snorkelling, swimming or diving. It is fast drying and available in a range of colours. The ultra smooth fabric also makes it ideal underneath wetsuits to help minimise rubbing – especially from rental suits which may not fit so well.

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Mens and Womens Hydroskin Suit

The hydroskin suit provides all over protection from UV and most "stingers". Made with heavy grade high quality lycra, it has SPF of 50+ when dry, and over 30 when wet. It is the perfect dive skin for tropical waters, or for wearing under wetsuit to ease donning and doffing.

Products in the Range

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Hydroskin Suit Black

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Long Sleeve Black Green

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Short Sleeve Black Green

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Long Sleeve Royal Blue

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Short Sleeve Royal Blue

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Long Sleeve Black

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Short Sleeve Black

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Long Sleeve White

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Short Sleeve White

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Hydroskin Suit Black

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Long Sleeve Black Pink

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Capped Sleeve Black Pink

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Long Sleeve Aqua White

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Capped Sleeve Aqua White

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Long Sleeve Coral White

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Capped Sleeve Coral White

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Long Sleeve Black

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Short Sleeve Black

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Short Sleeve White

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Long Sleeve White

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Long Sleeve Turquoise

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Capped Sleeve Turquoise

Useful Information

Hydroskin Size Charts

Use the table below as a guide to help select which size hydroskin rash vest best suits your body type.

If you require any further assistance/advice please don't hesitate to contact us.

The Womens capped sleeve in black/pink, coral/white and aqua/white only run up to sizes 16/18.

Mens Sizes Height Chest Waist
Inches Cm Inches Cm Inches Cm
Small 5'5"-5'8" 166-174 34-38" 86-96 26-28" 66-71
Medium 5'9"-6'0" 176-183 38-42" 96-106 30-32" 76-81
Large 511"-6'2" 180-188 42-46" 106-116 34-36" 86-91
X-Large 6'1"-6'4" 185-193 46-50" 116-127 38-40" 96-101.5
XX-Large 6'3"-6'6" 190-198 50-54" 127-137 42-44" 106.5-112
XXX-Large 6'5"-6'8" 195-202 54-58" 137-147 46-48" 117-122

Please note all womens sizes are in UK sizes. See the chart at the bottom of the page for a comparison reference.

Womens Sizes Height Chest Waist Hips
Inches Cm Inches Cm Inches Cm Inches Cm
6-8 5'3"-5'6" 160-168 28-30" 71-76 22-24" 56-61 32-34" 81-86
8-10 5'4"-5'7" 162.5-170 31-33" 79-84 24-26" 61-66 34-36" 86-91.5
10-12 5'5"-5'8" 165-173 32-34" 81-86 26-28" 66-71 35-37" 89-94
12-14 5'6"-5'9" 167.5-175 34-36" 86-91.5 28-30" 71-76 36-38" 91.5-96.5
14-16 5'7"-5'10" 170-178 36-38" 91.5-96.5 29-31" 73.5-79 38-40" 96.5-101.5
16-18 5'8"-5'11" 172.5-180 38-40" 96.5-101.5 31-33" 79-84 40-42" 101.5-106.5
18-20 5'8"-5'11" 172.5-180 40-42" 101.5-106.5 33-35" 84-89 42-44" 106.5-112

Comparison chart

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6-8 4-6 34 32 38
8-10 6-8 36 34 40
10-12 8-10 38 36 42
12-14 10-12 40 38 44
14-16 12-14 42 40 46
16-18 14-16 44 42 48
18-20 16-18 46 44 50
20-22 18-20 48 46 52