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What are your sustainable swimwear fabrics made from?
The fabrics used are OEKO-TEX® certified (free of harmful substances) and the majority of our models are made from ECONYL® (recycled yarn from plastic waste recovered from the oceans).
The linings are impregnated with natural antioxidants, Aloe Vera and Vitamin E, to soothe and nourish sun-drenched skin.
Where does the recycled nylon come from?
The majority of our main fabric is made using ECONYL®, a 100% regenerative nylon made from abandoned fishing nets and nylon waste, from oceans and landfills around the world.
This results in cleaner oceans and swimwear that good for your soul
Is recycled nylon the same quality as regular nylon?
Yes, it is exactly the same. The quality of the recycled nylon fabric is not compromised at all during the regeneration process. In fact, the nylon waste is recycled right back to its original purity meaning it is exactly the same as virgin nylon.
Does your swimwear provide any UV protection?
Yes! The majority of our main fabric has in-built SPF 50+ protection.
What’s your sustainable swimwear lining made of?
The fabric used for each VANESSA SPOSI signature lining is a nylon microfibre that incorporates a 100% natural Aloe Vera and Vitamin E based cosmetic to help the skin fight oxidation while wearing the garment, moisturize the deep layers of our skin, reduce the effects of time, restore cellular balance and prevent stretch marks.
What is an antioxidant swimsuit and how does microencapsulation work?
- This technology selects the most suitable cosmetics for each function. These cosmetics are micro-encapsulated.
- Microencapsulation technology, the microcapsules are incorporated into the polyamide yarn during the spinning process; they are therefore fixed inside and outside the nylon filaments.
- Cosmetotextile TECHNOLOGY the contents of the microcapsules are released when the garment is used in contact with body heat.
- This technology provides the skin with cosmetic benefits during the use of the garment.
What are the MAIN CAUSES OF SKIN OXIDATION?
There are a variety of factors that can cause skin aging. Much of this “premature skin aging” is the result of free radical activity in the body. Environmental factors such as pollution and sunlight that generate free radicals in the skin.
What are the ANTIOXIDANT INGREDIENTS contained in the microcapsules?
Antioxidants are naturally occurring substances that can offer protection against the harmful effects of free radicals on skin cells.
The combination of vitamin E and aloe vera helps protect the skin from the effects of oxidation.
Vitamin E (tocopherol) is an antioxidant found in the skin and in various foods, such as vegetables, seeds and meat.
A true beauty nutrient, vitamin E is a powerful antioxidant that protects the body from free radicals, boosts collagen production and soothes skin overheated by the sun.
For a most desirable plumpy & luminous effect
Aloe Vera, a plant renowned in Ayurvedic medicine for elevating the spirit and healing the body, is a natural source of polyphenols, antioxidants that nourish and accelerate cell regeneration.
What makes it distinctive?
The cosmetic benefits have been tested by independent laboratories.
Resistant to a large number of uses and wash cycles (more than 100 washes) and we recommend washing your swimsuit by hand using a GuppyFriend.
What is your packaging made of?
We use recyclable and biodegradable packaging throughout our supply chain. Our mailer bags are made using plant-based materials like cornstarch and wheat, replacing synthetic materials like petroleum. These bags break down easily and can be placed in your compost bin. Our swimsuits polybag are recyclable and recyled.
And all of our packaging and hang tags are made from recyclable Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Certified paper.
Where can I find information on sizing?
We have included sizing charts that will assist you in determining your correct size. You can find our sizing charts here.
Do you ship worldwide?
Yes, we ship worldwide. If you have any questions related to shipping, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can provide further information or a shipping estimate. For full details on our shipping policy, please click here.
Do I need to sign for my order when it arrives?
Depending on the shipping method selected, you may be required to sign for your delivery. Please ensure you provide a delivery address that is attended during business hours.
What payment methods do you accept?
We accept payment via PayPal, Visa and Mastercard credit or debit cards and Amex.
How long will my order take to arrive?
All successful orders placed will be processed within 2 business days of receipt. Once your order is dispatched, you will receive an email that will include your tracking number. The delivery timeframe depends on the shipping method selected at checkout. For full details on our shipping policy and timeframes, please click here.
Am I liable for customs or duties on my order?
Yes, you are liable for any import customs duties or taxes that are applicable to your order, determined by your local customs authority. Please check with your local customs authority on any customs duties or taxes that are payable by you – regulations and guidelines differ by country. Customs duties or taxes are not payable by VANESSA SPOSI.
Can I return my order?
Yes, you can return your order for a full refund (excluding shipping charges paid), assuming goods are unworn and in original condition. All returns are bound by our Returns Policy. To make a return, please follow our process here.
How do I care for my swimwear?
You can find our swim care information here.
How can I contact you?
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