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Just in time for swimsuit season, we sorted through hundreds of swimwear options to find suits meant to flatter women with different body types: those with large chests, those with a tummy they'd prefer to camouflage, those with full hips and thighs, and those with straighter shapes. Less-endowed ladies, consider yourselves lucky! You can pretty much wear any style, regardless of how supportive.
Pear-shape, hourglass, inverted trapezoid -- we can't even keep track of the ways people are categorizing womens' bodies anymore. When you're at the mall, do you ever say, "Ugh I can't wear this top because I'm apple-shaped"? While the outdated body categories frustrate us on a regular basis, they become even more annoying when swimsuit shopping -- a task that is difficult enough without us having to figure out if we're banana-shaped or not.
Summer's here and the fashion is good, especially this year's terrific swimwear options. But often when it comes to swimsuitswe focus on fixing or hiding something about ourselves. That all ends now.
Pick a striped or patterned piece at top, as these widen the upper body. Try black bottoms to narrow your hips. Do you prefer a swimsuit?
For many people, bikini season brings to mind sun, sand, and relaxation. Unfortunately choosing a bikini can feel like a daunting task. With the right frame of mind and a little preparation, bikini shopping can feel like a day at the beach.
Packing your suitcase for a tropical getaway can feel like a game of Tetris. How can you fit everything perfectly into your bag, all without damaging things en route? Should you fold your one piece and scrunch up your bikini bottoms?
To end stressful and frustrating swimsuit shopping this year, we rounded up a list of stylish and flattering picks that are perfect for you. From curvier frames to athletic body types, we're helping to make sense of the endless swimwear options and narrowing them down to the choices that were made to fit and flatter your frame. Want to know what you should be looking for? Read on to get the experts' dos and don'ts, find your perfect suit, and never hate bikini shopping again!
The best waterside accessory—other than a daiquiri and your favorite sunscreen—is confidence, so show off your assets in a suit that flatters your hard-earned shape. From high-waisted bottoms that create definition to thick waistbands that keep your tummy tucked, these trendy styles will guarantee you have a cute bikini butt, whatever your body type. Between kettlebell sessions and training for that 10K, you've worked hard at the gym.
Miss Vogue. Choosing the best summer swimwear can sometimes be the last thing you want to do before your holiday, right? And guides intending to help you find the perfect swimwear style, all linking back to your body type? Those can often be even harder to stomach as they disuade rather than persuade you to go for the styles you've had bookmarked for months.