Why swimming cap? Keeps your hair relatively dry Protects your hair from the adverse effects of chlorinated water reduces the water resistance when swimming Keeps your body warm, as in the voyage of a large part of the human body loses heat through the head removes hair from the face, prevents them from tangling, and wrapping the hair around the gum swimming glasses swimming Serves fashion accessory. In particular, many manufacturers when new swimwear collections at the same time produce hats with the same design that allows the athlete to look more individually What are the dimensions of swimming caps? Do swimming caps no separation by size. Latex and silicone caps are suitable for all adults, since both the material sufficiently strong and flexible. For the most part, depends on the elasticity of the cap and used by technology. For children there are special children's hats, which are more optimally suited to children's heads and avoid undue pressure on the baby's head. What are types of swimming caps? Latex caps are cheaper than silicone. They are more subtle and much harder to dress down by specific qualities of latex as a material.
In addition, after school lifting hat gives a lot of discomfort, because his hair stuck to it and rip when removing. Latex as the material is very thin and sticky, so latex caps relatively fragile and easily torn. Must carefully used by people prone to allergies. Silicone caps are more expensive than latex. They are strong and durable. Unlike latex caps are available in bright and varied colors, as well as more pleasing to the touch.
So if you see a bright, beautiful hat with any pattern, it is likely that it is made of 100% silicone. In addition, anti-allergenic silicone caps. Another advantage is that Silicone caps are more elastic and more comfortable on the head (they can be stretched more than 2-fold compared to their original size). Dear hats are made of silicone so that the full wrap around the head swimmer without forming wrinkles. There are also cloth cap for swimming. They are meant for rest and provide maximum comfort during use (but let the water). Cloth cap manufactured from polyamide elastomer, polyester, lycra, etc. They are less pressed to his head, but less suitable for training and speed swimming, due to the fact that the said materials have a higher coefficient of friction Unlike the "rubber". There are expensive models of caps made from composite materials. For example, the inner part – Lycra exterior – silicone or polyurethane. That combines the comfort and optimum friction with the water. How to wear a swimming cap? The most simple and effective way to wear a swimming cap – is inserted into it ladnoni, stretch her arms to the side, tilt your head and start pulling on a cap with the top to the neck. If you have long hair, it is best to collect them in a bun on top and after that begin to wear a hat. This will keep your hair relatively dry and protect them from water. How to care for swimming cap? After each use, rinse the cap with cold water and let it dry a minimum folded. Do not leave the cap to dry in direct sunlight. Avoid sharp objects (eg, bobby pins or earrings) that may cause deformation or rupture of a cap. Latex caps after drying is recommended to sprinkle talcum powder. Source: