Can I wash swimsuit in 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.
Should I wash my swimming costume?
Tips. Instead of taking off the bathing suit and soaking it in cold water, just wear the suit into your post-swim shower. When hand-washing, don’t use powdered detergent because it may not dissolve completely or rinse away well. Never use chlorine bleach to whiten or remove stains.
How often should you wash a bathing suit?
“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.