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Second Skin

Source Starfinder Core Rulebook pg. 197
Level 1; Price 250; Category Light
EAC Bonus +1; KAC Bonus +2; Max. Dex Bonus +5
Armor Check Penalty —; Speed Adjustment
Upgrade Slots 1; Bulk L


This flexible body stocking fits tightly against its wearer and can be worn under ordinary clothes. If a second skin matches the wearer’s skin tone, this type of light armor can be difficult to detect. A second skin can also accept upgrades, making it popular for celebrities, diplomats, and other individuals who want protection without appearing to wear armor.