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by Shaylie Foley August 09, 2017 4 min read

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Every woman wants to look and feel great in a bathing suit. Unfortunately, it is prevalent for many women to end up feeling unconfident in their skin once they’re standing in a bikini bathed in those dreaded fluorescent dressing-room lights. There is no right or wrong body to have if you want to rock a bathing suit.

The most important part of finding the best bathing suit for you is to make sure that you feel comfortable and confident in whatever swimwear you choose. Next time you head out swimsuit shopping, there are several different tricks you can try to find the perfect swimwear for you effortlessly every time.


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1. Buy Two Sizes of Bathing Suits

It can be challenging to figure out what size you are in any piece of clothing. However, finding your perfect Bathing Suits and swimsuit size often seems even more impossible. Every woman’s body is unique, and many women are not the same size on the top and the bottom. Don’t ever be afraid to buy two- piece swimwear in two different sizes to accommodate your sizing needs.

There’s nothing wrong with being a size ‘small’ on the bottom and a size ‘large’ on top, or vice versa. Pay attention to how a piece fits you rather than what number or letter it has printed on its tag. The next time you’re agonizing over the question “What size swimsuit should I buy?” remember that you have plenty of options, including experimenting with different-sized tops and bottoms.

2. Mix and Match Your Bathing Suits

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Playing mix and match with your bathing suits can be one of the most fun parts of putting together your own customizable swimwear sets. Mixing and matching separate two-piece swimwear pieces has many benefits.

Wearing top and bottom pieces that don’t go together allows you to hand-pick pieces with a fit and style that is flattering for your body. Plus, it adds interest and uniqueness to your look if your top and bottom pieces are slightly varied. Make sure that the patterns and materials of the pieces you choose don’t clash when put together. Try to keep at least one coordinating color or material between both pieces you wear to maintain a streamlined finish to your look.

3. Look For Bra-Sized Swimwear 

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If you have a larger breast; you need to consider a bra-sizedswimwear that comes with support. It can be frustrating for larger-busted women to answer the question “What bathing suit should I wear?” when it often seems like no bikini top in the world will provide you with the support you need.

Don’t be discouraged and don’t sacrifice on comfort. You should never feel like you’re in danger of falling out of your bikini top. There are plenty of bathing suits out there, like this one (Panache Anya Bandeau Bikini sw883) with padded underwire and double straps, that offer ample support for women with larger breasts. Even if you don’t need plus-sized bottoms, try searching for plus-sized bikini tops to get the support you need.

4. Enhance What You Have With the Right Bathing Suits

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Figure out what your physical assets are. If you love a part of your body and want to show it off, then that’s an asset you have. Enhance the parts of your body that you like a particular swimsuit and Bathing Suite style. Emphasize your long legs or make your short legs seem longer with bikini bottoms or a one piece that is high-cut on the sides. If you want to enhance your bust, try a bandeau or a top halter Swimwear. Experiment with different styles to figure out how to pick a swimsuit for your body type that helps you look and feel great.

5. Downplay Your Body Insecurities

You can use different swimwear styles to downplay your insecurities just like you can use them to enhance the parts of your body that make you feel confident.

If you want to make your breasts appear smaller; consider a bikini top with wide straps  To help your waist look slimmer, wear a one piece that has slightly see-through panels for added intrigue. Don’t try to completely hide the parts of your body that make you feel insecure. Try various styles when finding the right bathing suit to minimize the appearance of body parts that keep you in a cover-up on the beach.

6. Consider Your Needs

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The perfect swimsuit for a woman who wants to tan for hours by the side of the pool is going to be much different than the ideal bathing suits for a woman who uses her swimwear primarily for workouts in the lap pool. Considering your unique body shape is important when choosing swimwear, but finding the right bathing suit for you also depends on how you’re going to use it.

Get a bathing suit with more support and flexibility if you want to use it for any type of rigorous movement or athletic activity. A flimsy micro or string bikini probably isn’t the best choice for surfing or even just swimming casually in the ocean. When determining how to find the perfect bathing suit for tanning, consider tan lines. Simplistic, more revealing bathing suits free of strings, mesh, and other detailing are generally a smart choice for tanning swimwear.

7. Don’t Underestimate Bathing Suits and Swimwear Patterns

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The pattern you choose for your swimsuit can make or break how it looks on you and how confident you feel in it. It’s easy to get so focused on the style and fit of your swimwear that you forget about its color or pattern. However, your bathing suit’s pattern actually significantly impacts how it makes your body look.

Bathing suits in solid colors tend to make your body look bigger in that area. In contrast, swimwear with bright or busy patterns smooth out areas of your body and mask any flaws and imperfections. Try mixing and matching bikini separates to enhance different parts of your body. If you want to emphasize the size of your bust and minimize your hips, wear a top in a dark, solid color and brighter, patterned bottoms.

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Shaylie Foley
Shaylie Foley

Shaylie Foley is an author and a fashion expert at HauteFlair. She writes to inspire and educate readers on women's fashion and lifestyle topics. With over 6 years of writing experience, Shaylie brings a vast amount of knowledge, style, and skill to her work


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