Tips and Tricks to Find the Best Swimsuit for Your Body Type

Learn how to select the perfect swimsuit. TFG shares expert tips and tricks that will help you find the best swimsuit for your body.

Best Swimsuits for Body Type

Summer is a great time to plan a vacation. It involves sun, sand and good times with friends and family. But, if you are worried about buying a bathing suit, it’s probably not your only concern. It’s not difficult to have a beautiful figure.

What are the best swimsuits that suit your body type? Here’s a quick look at some swimsuits that might work for you.

Now let’s dive into the list of top-selling choices that will make you feel confident and stand out while still feeling comfortable in your hotel.

The Best Swimsuits For Large Busts

It’s all about proper support and coverage for a large bust. A swimsuit that is straight across with set straps at the top will work well. For extra support, try a bikini with an underwire and thick chest band.

Editor’s Choice: MaxSwim by Everything But Water Bikinis

It’s frustrating for someone with a large bust to shop for bathing suits. Swimwear is often too tight and doesn’t provide enough support. Although I have found some cute wired swimwear brands that cater to DD+ cups, it is difficult to find fashionable options that don’t look like a bra.

Maxswim by Everything but Water Their full-coverage bikinis are non-wired and have great coverage! They’re also cute , and very sexy!

You can enjoy the beach in Charlie Bikini Top or Dylan Hipster Bottom.

They don’t have many options, but this is a new collection. It’s worth the price. I want to feel confident on the beach and not embarrassed by my bikini. These are my favorite bathing suits brand and I purchased two of each color.

This coral pick has red tones. It’s slimming and seems smaller.

Second Editor’s Pick: Miraclesuit Illusionist 1-Piece Swimsuit

Miraclesuit is my favorite brand, and it is also highly recommended by many TFG readers. According to the company, this wrap-one-piece swimsuit will help you look 10 lbs lighter.

The bust area is measured across the entire area. It feels supportive, and the cups feel soft. The stylish V-neck and mesh-inset panels provide ventilation, as well as a fashion-forward twist. You can choose from sizes 8-16 or 16-24 in the plus size.

Another tip: Multiple straps on a swimsuit add twice as much support. Check out the Miraclesuit option!

Dearlove Plus-Size High Waisted Bikini set

Dearlove’s adorable bikini set features a flattering scalloped top and bottom with adjustable straps.

This suit is a favorite among big-bust swimmers because of its underwire. It’s not just the support; users also praise the coverage and the elegant, sexy appearance. Available in sizes M-3XL.

The Best Swimsuits For Small Busts

Halter tops are great for a smaller bust. Triangle tops and halter tops work well, but ruffles or a wrap style make a difference. You can have believable cleavage with a lightly padded bra suit or underwire suit top. Avoid a bandeau top with hardware or a twist tie front.

One Shoulder Mesh Cut-Out Monokini Suit

A smaller bust means you can wear a one-shoulder suit without bulging out. The sleek monokini is made with a see-through mesh design, which makes it flattering and stylish while keeping you covered up.

Push up cups are available for extra support, or you can opt to remove them. This top is soft and breathable so you can confidently walk down the beach wearing it! Available in sizes S-4XL.

CUPSHE Floral Ruffle Hook Closure Bikini Set

Frills and bows are a great way to add style to your top. This floral bikini is adorable! This bikini is chic with its flirty ruffles and ribbed bottoms. It’s also comfortable and stretchy.

The cups are removable and will give you some lift. This is the perfect summer accessory for lounging at the pool or on a getaway! This is also available in sizes XS to XXL.

Yonique Ruched Front Wrap Twist Tankini Swimsuit

If you have a small bust, a wrap top can be used to highlight your top. The tankini suit has a twist front and adjustable straps. It also comes with a bra that is padded for additional lift.

The ruching is slimming and sleek, while the bottoms are discrete, covering enough to not diminish a woman’s curves. It’s so cute! Available in sizes XS-XXL.

The Best Swimsuits For Big Hips

Hips will be wider than the bust and waist in this instance. Swimsuits that are best for pear shapes include ruffles at the top or a pattern that grabs attention. Bottoms should be simple and high-cut. These options might inspire you!

Heat Flounce Halter Neck High Waisted Two-Piece Swimsuit

This flounce-halter suit will make you look taller and fuller. This flounce halter suit is cute with its double ruffle. The high waisted bottoms draw attention to your waist and not your hip area. This is a beautiful choice for long days on the beach!

This item is also available in S-XXL sizes and other beautiful colors.

W You Di An Criss Cross One Piece Bathing Suit

This cute, criss-crossed suit can be used to balance the top and bottom of a pear shape.

The ruched waistband adds an extra dimension without making you feel “stuffed in”. Semi-backless makes it subtle and sexy. Available in different colors and sizes M-3XL.

La Blanca Ruffle One-Piece Swimsuit

This swimsuit comes from a well-known brand. This style draws the eye up with its ruffle-off-shoulder design. It is flattering for ladies’ necklines and hugs the body well, according to wearers.

You can also choose from other beautiful beach colors. This is also available on Amazon in sizes 0-16, as well as Nordstrom in sizes 0-16 and plus sizes 16W-20W.

Tip: Bandeau tops can make your bust appear wider. You can imitate an hourglass shape if you are a pear shape. A bandeau top with ruffles and a busy detail is the best choice. These tops are by Trinia Turk.

The Best Swimsuits To Hide Tummy

If your waist is larger than your hips, or your bust is nearly as large, you should consider wearing suits with shirred panels and details like a colorful top and darker or solid bottoms. These options might be appealing to you!

CUPSHE Lace 1-Piece Swimwear

A deep neckline, such as this one-piece suit, will create a vertical line.

This bathing suit is very flattering for me, as I have it! It is comfortable, has a high cut and a padded bra. It comes in many colors, and sizes from XS to XXL. I purchased the blue color.

Yomoko Plus Size High-Waist Bandage Bikini

The ruching on a high-waisted bikini can highlight and conceal the stomach, smoothening it out. The halter features a soft, padded wireless bra that is flattering. The straps can be adjusted for maximum comfort.

This stylish suit is available in sizes M-3XL, as well as in other colors and styles.

Miraclesuit Oceanus One-Piece Swimsuit

You can also create a curvier figure by choosing bathing suits that have a pattern or texture that gathers at one side, but keeps the focus on your upper waistline.

This beautiful Miraclesuit piece features an ocean-like swirl pattern, which evokes waves and the peaceful sound of waves. The draping will “melt” more at the midsection, and the cut will lengthen the legs. The cups are lightly padded and offer moderate coverage.

Available in sizes 8-18

The Best Swimsuits For A Compact Figure

You can create an hourglass shape if you are generally slim. This is done by wearing bright prints or cutting outs to make it appear fuller. These adorable ideas are a must-have!

SHEKINI Halter-Bikini with Strappy Bottom

Cutouts in swim bottoms will give your hips more definition. A halter top will give you more lift and give your hips more volume. This cute two-piece is perfect.

You can remove the pads from tops if desired. The bottoms are low-rise. Available in sizes S-XL, and other colors

RXRXCOCO Cross Over One Piece Monokini

This gorgeous monokini creates an hourglass figure. The warp detail at the bust gives it more volume. The suit comes fully lined. You can adjust the straps and remove the padding.

It’s so pretty! This is also available in sizes S-XL in a variety of beautiful colors.