Flattering swimwear for every body type
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Try a retro bikini with black side panels along the hips for a slimming effect. A top with lift and a wide band balance the look.
SHOP NOW: Topshop bikini, $64
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Get playful with a wild python print that will play second skin to your own. A plunging halter neckline elongates the body and keeps attention on your upper half.
SHOP NOW: Karla Colletto halter, $240
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Draw eyes to your upper half with a fringed top in a bright hue. A neutral tone downplays bottoms, while adjustable side ties let you tweak the fit.
Middle Management5 of 17
Nothing's more forgiving than a blouson one-piece, while an asymmetrical shoulder elongates.
SHOP NOW: J.Crew Jersey Lomellina asymmetrical blouson one-piece, $118
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Get creative with a playful, printed two-piece that includes a high-waisted bottom.
SHOP NOW: Mara Hoffman bikini, $108
Bust Booster7 of 17
A molded demi-cup adds oomph, while mix-and-match prints let you call attention where you want it.
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Add visual interest to a smaller upper half with an asymmetrical top that has geometric appeal.
Need a Lift?9 of 17
A halter-style fit with center ruching provides support you can control.
SHOP NOW: Vineyard Vines starfish one-piece, $115
Need a Lift?10 of 17
Stay supported with a full-coverage halter top made of a curve-hugging, sturdy Lycra and nylon combo.
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Beloved shapewear makes a mark on swim attire with this one-shoulder suit that uses Spanx technology to keep you secure.
SHOP NOW: Spanx one shoulder one-piece, $178
Create Shape12 of 17
Chevron prints and side cutouts make curves on a straighter, up-and-down torso.
SHOP NOW: 6 Shore Road sculpted maillot swimsuit, $138
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Ruffles give the illusion of curves at the shoulders and hips for a more hourglass figure.
Rear View14 of 17
Low-rise boy-cut shorts give your backside a lifted look.
Rear View15 of 17
Get a sculpted-looking backside by way of a sexy rubberized bikini with an athletic, tough-gal appeal.
SHOP NOW: Lisa Marie Fernandez rubberized bikini, $280
Petite Section16 of 17
Build up a smaller frame with a fiesta of soft jersey ruffles. A removable halter strap and built-in shelf bra make the fit worry-free.
SHOP NOW: J.Crew Lomellina ruffled one piece, $118
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Avoid overwhelming a petite build by opting for a string bikini with detailing up top.