This blog is to help you pick the suit that's perfect for you. It will breakdown the MATERIALS C-skins use in there suits and their benefits.
Every brand of wetsuit have a different fit so to make it super easy for you to decide the size you need here is the C-skins size chart, please note in general we find that C-skins' suits fit similar to standard UK sizing, if not abit generous on size so bear this in mind if you are between sizes. 
It can be confusing to find the right suit for you when every brand as has their own unique materials so here is a of the suits with a breakdown on what materials they contain:

Here are the great things ALL C-skins wetsuits have: 

 
Key pocket :  A small pocket with a loop to keep your house or car key safe.
True Thickness: A warmer, thicker suit that doesn’t mislead you
Super Seal Glideskin Collar : Neck chafing is a thing of the past
Dura Felx Knee pads: Anatomically structured fit with great durability, protection and comfort
Seamless paddle zones: An ergonomic, seamless under sleeve panel that allows for unrestricted motion and eliminates rashing. Flexible and unique design which utilizes minimal seam placement for comfort.

There are four entry options for C-skins wetsuits: 

 
Standard Closure (back zip option)- The good old back zip, simple and makes it super easy to get in and out of your suit (Element suits)
Back Wing closure (back zip option)- Easy to get in and out of, while the flush guard panel traps any water that penetrates the zip and makes a huge difference in keeping water out of their already warm suits.
maintaining an excellent seal around your neck (Solace/Session)
Enigma1 (Chest zip option) - Easy on and off with increased freedom and enhanced comfort in shoulder area.
Enigma2 (Chest zip option)Increased freedom and enhanced comfort in the shoulder area. For chest zip option only.

 Now a breakdown of C-Skins series of suits and the materials they use: 

 

  • Element 
  • Legend / Surflite 
  • Session / Solace
  • Rewired 
  • Wired 
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     The Element Series is all about combining performance technology with unbeatable value. In this series you will find  back zip 3:2 suits for men, kids and ladies in both short and full length options.
     
    Flatlock stitching involves laying one panel edge over the other, then stitching though the neoprene. The resulting seam is flexible and strong. The drawback to a flatlocked seam is that the process involved creates many holes, and is prone to high water penetration.
    30% XTEND NEOPRENE - 'Flexible, lightweight, super hydrophobic external lining that has excellent multi-directional stretch' 

     

    70% FREE FLEX NEOPRENE - 'Combines flexibility with durability; great in lower body areas prone to high wear and tear.' 

     

    MESH SKIN - 'Reduces wind chill and increases warmth' 

     

     

     

     

     

    Keeps its core features and value with minimal panel design and great styling. In this series you will find 5.4.3mm, 4.3mm and 3.2mm options in mens (Legand), ladies + kids (surflite) suits with a chest zip (Enigma2) option for mens + kids suits 

    Glues and Blindstitch - A watertight construction method giving superior warmth and maximum comfort

    Critically reinforced seams -construction method to reinforce areas that get the most wear. 

    30% XTEND NEOPRENE - 'Flexible, lightweight, super hydrophobic external lining that has excellent multi-directional stretch' 
    70% FREE FLEX NEOPRENE - 'Combines flexibility with durability; great in lower body areas prone to high wear and tear.' 
    DRYKNIT THERMAL LINING - 'Ultimate warmth with increased lightness, fast drying and performance.' 
    Dryknit is what it says on the tin, thermal warmth without the water socking in and weighting you down. 
    THERMOTECH THERMAL LINING -'A flexible quick dry thermal lining for added warmth and performance'  -You don't have to lose any performance out of your suit to keep warm as thermotech is a super flex material 
    ANTI FREEZE THERMAL LINING - Increased warmth and performance
    ULTIMATE FLEX LINING - 'An incredibly stretchy internal lining with a comfort touch.'
    No more struggling into your suit, this ultimate flex lining is not just amazingly flexible but is super soft to the touch. Your going to be able to wear your suit all day long with no worries at all.


     

     

    The all these suits explodes into the range as the ultimate solution for warmth, and flexibility on a budget. In this series you will find 5.4.3mm, 4.3mm and 3.2mm options in mens +kids (Session), ladies (Solace) suits with a back or chest zip (Enigma2 for adults and Enigma1 for kids) option available

    Glues and Blindstitch - A watertight construction method giving superior warmth and maximum comfort

    Critically reinforced seams -construction method to reinforce areas that get the most wear. 

    100% XTEND NEOPRENE - 'Flexible, lightweight, super hydrophobic external lining that has excellent multi-directional stretch' 
    DRYKNIT THERMAL LINING - 'Ultimate warmth with increased lightness, fast drying and performance.' 
    Dryknit is what it says on the tin, thermal warmth without the water socking in and weighting you down. 
    ThermoTech Poly Pro back panel (mens suits only) 

     

     

     The DNA from our core Wired collection and morphs it into a high performance comp-level suit. This a chest zip (Enigma2) suit which comes in 3:2mm, 4:3mm and 5:4mm is available in both mens and ladies.

    Glues and Blindstitch - A watertight construction method giving superior warmth and maximum comfort

    Critically reinforced seams -construction method to reinforce areas that get the most wear. 

    100% XTEND NEOPRENE - 'Flexible, lightweight, super hydrophobic external lining that has excellent multi-directional stretch' 
    DRYKNIT THERMAL LINING - 'Ultimate warmth with increased lightness, fast drying and performance.' 
    Dryknit is what it says on the tin, thermal warmth without the water socking in and weighting you down. (mens suits - lumbar panel + ladies suit on back panel)
    ThermoTech Poly Pro (mens suits -back panel + ladies suits -chest and lower body)  
    ULTIMATE FLEX LINING - 'An incredibly stretchy internal lining with a comfort touch.'
    No more struggling into your suit, this ultimate flex lining is not just amazingly flexible but is super soft to the touch. Your going to be able to wear your suit all day long with no worries at all. (mens suits -upper body + ladies suits - upper body & lower legs )

    A tape that stretches with your body and provides extra waterproofing to the seam

    Mens suits only *

    Wrap Around Mesh - Reduces wind chill and increases warmth

     Lock Down Cuffs -This unique seamless ‘doughnut’ design locks down onto your wrist to create the ultimate seal

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