About Naturists Naturists are more than just naked people or a lack of wearing clothing it is also a practice, a lifestyle, a political movement, a belief and even culture of society. Naturists maybe referred as any of the following terms. Naturist, naturism, nudist, nudism, skinny dipper, public naturist, social nudist and clothes free. There are many other names are used to describe naturists. Apart from being naturists naturism is a lifestyle which combines nudity with vegetarian diet and natural cooking methods, healthy exercise, natural environments, respect for animals and humanity, natural crafts and exercise. There is anonymity in numbers and although nude the attention is not of focus on genitals Naturist want that freedom.