7 Beautiful Bathing Suits for Every Body Type (PHOTOS)

shopping for a bathing suitThere's zero reason for swimsuit shopping to miserable. Trust me, we've just been going about it all wrong. We look at bathing suits with dread in our hearts, because most of what we see when we first go to the rack are suits that don't do our awesome bodies any favors. So let's shake up the way we shop for swimsuits! It should be fun!

Let's start by finding suits that work for our body types. If this means you need to quietly meditate in your car before going into the mall, by all means chant, "I am beautiful, I am beautiful, I am beautiful" as many times as you need to until you believe it. Once you're in the store, know what you're looking for.


Trying to minimize a pear shape? Go for a look that balances you out. Scared of showing off your tummy? There are plenty of ruffled designs to help you feel confident. We've rounded up 7 swimsuits for every body type that are great starting points for your hunt this season. So what are you waiting for? Dive in!

Do you dread swimsuit shopping?


Image © Gareth Brown/Corbis

Fashion swimwear