Can you put a bathing suit in the washing machine?
Wash your Bathing Suit in the Washing Machine
While I don’t recommend washing your bathing suit in the washing machine, it’s not always convenient to hand-wash your suit. It’s okay to wash your swim suit on the gentle cycle on occasion but you should not routinely put it in the washer.
What is the best way to wash a bathing suit?
Hand wash with gentle detergent
Turn the suit inside out and add a pump of mild liquid hand soap to a sink of cool water. Allow the suit to soak for a few minutes, then press out excess moisture and rinse with clean water. Lay flat to dry.
How do you wash swimsuits in the washing machine?
Hot Tip: Invest in swimsuit specific detergent to make sure you are giving your swimsuit the ideal washing solution to keep your bathing suit color vibrant and fabric undamaged. Gently place your swimsuit in the sink, basin, or large bowl and allow the swimsuit to soak in the cleaning solution for up to thirty minutes.
How often should you wash your swimsuit?
“And only wash them when need be.” Mulholland suggests washing swimsuits roughly every three to five wears. There is one occasion when it’s beneficial to wash immediately. The ProSwimwear site suggests using a mild soap as soon as you’re out of chlorinated water.