The Most Flattering One-Piece Swimsuits for Every Body Type
As anyone who has been through the perils of swimsuit shopping knows, it helps to have a few tricks up your sleeve. Should you look for a high neckline or a plunging one? Ruching or ruffles? Patterns or solids? Confused yet? Thankfully, we’ve done the hard work for you. Here, seven body types with tips that will have you looking like a million bucks, so you can stop stressing and get back to the stuff that really matters—like deciding where to book your next vacation.
If You’re Athletic: Play Up Your Muscular Build
Let those sculpted back muscles shine.
If You’re Athletic: Keep it Simple
Think of this like your high school swim team suit—only way cuter.
If You’re Large-Chested: Look for A Figure-Flattering Pattern
A Mara Hoffman-style print for almost $100 off. Yes, please.
If You’re Small-Chested: Create the Illusion of Curves
The trick is to add interest. Look for a top that has some kind of embellishment, whether it’s ruffles, crochet or a busy pattern. This gives the effect of a larger bust.
If You’re Small-Chested: Add Some Dimension
Turn up the sass with two cutouts and a neon hue.
If You’re Small-Chested: Go For The Plunge
You don’t need to resort to lift and push here. Plunging ruffles will work just fine.
If You’re Tall: Show Off the Gams
If you’ve got it, flaunt it. And by “it,” we mean length. Rocking a high-cut style will give you all the Baywatch vibes.
If You’re Tall: Add Some Cutouts
The eye-catching polka dots and a high cut make this style the perfect summer suit.