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Facekinis Can't Hide Character in Beguiling Portraits of Chinese Swimmers

The "facekini," a mask worn to protect swimmers from the effects of the sun and jellyfish stings, is particularly popular in Qingdao, China.
Image: China's Face-kini
A Chinese woman wears a facekini as she poses on August 21, 2014 in the Yellow Sea in Qingdao, China. The locally designed mask is worn by many local women to protect them from jellyfish stings, algae and the sun's ultraviolet rays. Getty Images