A Complete Guide To Buying Swimsuits For Your Body Type

Summer, it’s time to start thinking about swimsuits. But if you’re a little stuck on which ones are best for your body type, here’s where we come in! We have a few pointers on what to look for along with some of this season’s hottest womens bathing suits options. Happy swimsuit shopping!

Busty

If your cup runneth over, you’ll be happy to know that many brands have finally wizened up and sell bathing suits and tops in bra sizes.

Rose Print Padded Longline Fuller Bust Woven Bikini Top D-F

ASOS Rose Print Padded Longline Fuller Bust Woven Bikini Top D-F

Ahoy Spotty Underwired Halter Swimsuit

Ahoy Spotty Underwired Halter Swimsuit

Small Bust

Look for detailing that will visually create a curve near the girls—ruffles, curvy prints, etc—as well as tops that are more flattering for smaller breasts like bandeau tops.

Beach Sexy Triangle Top

Beach Sexy Triangle Top

Beach Sexy One Piece

Beach Sexy One Piece

Banco de Areia Ambra Bikini

Banco de Areia Ambra Bikini

Long Torso

To visually balance your bod, go for higher waisted bottoms. Or use a horizontal line (print) can help to shorten some of the length in your torso.

ASOS Pyramid Print Bandeau Bikini

ASOS Pyramid Print bandeau bikinis

La Blanca ‘Gypsetter Lingerie’ Maillot

La Blanca ‘Gypsetter Lingerie’ Maillot

Short Torso

To visually lengthen your torso, go for lower waisted bottoms or look for detailing that visually balances you.

Peixoto Alda Bottoms

Peixoto Alda Bottoms

Mandalynn Heat Wave Swimsuit

Mandalynn Heat Wave Swimsuit

Full Belly

Camouflaging a full belly can happen many ways, bu the best two ways are: 1. a well-fitting tanking; or 2. ruching at the belly area.

Miraclesuit ‘Sonatina’ One-Piece Swimsuit

Miraclesuit cheap one piece swimsuits

Forever Sexy Tankini

Forever Sexy Tankini

Plus Size

Know that plus size is a size category and does not signify one style fits all as plus size bodies come in a variety of shapes. You’ll still follow some of the tips for your body type, but here’s some amazing suits available in plus sizes.

GabiFresh Nala Plus Size Underwire Midkini

GabiFresh Nala Plus Size Underwire Midkini

“Santa Rosa” Plus Size Bikini Top with Underwire

“Santa Rosa” Plus Size Bikini Top with Underwire

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