The World Leader in UPF 50+ Fabric Technology.
We develop the world’s leading UPF 50+ fabrics like your life depends on it. Because it does.
Our testing goes beyond the first fabric and into real-life usage, evaluating UV protection before and after laundering, sunlight and chlorinated water utilizing ASTM and AATCC standards to assure you get true UPF 50+ protection, guaranteed.
Aqua Helios™ fabric
Provides added support and shape retention
Recycled Nylon Blend
Combination of recycled nylon and LYCRA® XTRA LIFETM resists perspiration, lotions & chlorine
Quick-dry performance for comfort in and out of the water
High-stretch material moves with you for ultimate UPF 50+ comfort
Warp knit construction, 190 GSM
Aqua Helios™ Fabric
Our Aqua Helios fabric provides medium compression for added support and shape retention. With a slick handfeel, chlorine and saltwater resistance and 4-way stretch, this breathable, quick-dry UPF 50+ fabric is designed for active water wear. We developed it as a sustainable fabric made with a recycled fiber blend and Lycra® Xtra Life™ to resist perspiration and wear from chlorinated water up to 10 times longer than most spandex.
Recycled Nylon / Xtra Life Lycra blend
Recommended by The Skin Cancer Foundation
All Coolibar fabrics have been approved as an effective UV protectant for covered areas. Coolibar is the first clothing company to receive The Skin Cancer Foundation’s Seal of Recommendation.
swimming and water sports
Not Recommended For
active fitness, not moisture-wicking and may cause overheating
Rinse with cold water after use
Machine wash cold, line dry
Our Aqua Helios™ fabric products