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How to Choose the Perfect Swimsuit

Some of the best things about summer include beach trips and pool parties. That’s when you need the perfect swimsuit that makes you stand out from the crowd and get you some Instagram-worthy pictures. Unfortunately, finding the right swimsuit is not as easy as you may have imagined.

As much as we want to, it is not a good idea to buy a swimsuit simply because it looks cute. If you are one of those people who take fashion seriously, you need to look for a swimsuit according to your body type. Don’t worry – it’s not as confusing as it sounds. Scroll down to learn how to choose the perfect swimsuit this summer!

Swimsuits for Triangle Figure

If your hips are wider than your shoulder length, you have a triangle figure. To bring out the best features of a triangle figure, you need a swimsuit that highlights the upper body, drawing attention away from the lower body. Look out for suits with shapely necklines or upper body detailing. You can also consider getting a swimsuit with front zipper as it will not only fit you perfectly but it will also add a stylish, contemporary touch to your overall look.    

Suitable Swimsuit Styles: Retro, Maillot, Monokini, High neck, Flounces

Swimsuits for Rectangle Figure

Do you have a balanced shoulder, waist, and hip ratio? If yes, you have a rectangle figure. Swimsuits that work o define your waistline by creating curves will look phenomenal on you. The idea is to define the waistline by going for swimsuits with features like draping and princess seams. Wearing belts is another great way to create curves. It is also advisable to avoid solid color swimsuits. Instead, look for ones that have diagonal lines or prints.     

Suitable Swimsuit Styles: Bandeau, Plunge, Bikini, Flounces,

Swimsuits for Inverted Triangle Figure

If your shoulders are wider than your hips, you have an inverted triangle body type. The perfect swimsuit for you will draw attention away from the shoulders to the lower body. Choose swimsuits that have wide patterns, or straps that draw eyes to the lower part of the suit. You can consider swimsuits with side stripes or boy-cut lets. Avoid inverted stripes.

Suitable Swimsuit Styles: Halter, Swimdress, Tankini, Bikini, Basque  

Swimsuits for Circle Figure

You have a circle figure if your waist is wider than your hips and shoulders. To find the best swimsuit for yourself, look out for suits that create a slimming waistline. In other words, a bathing suit that works to create a slimming effect on the lower body will work well. Suits with side shirring generally look exceptionally good on circle figure body type. Apart from that, you can also look for high backs, diagonal or block prints. Swimsuits with tummy control panel are another great option.

Suitable Swimsuit Styles: Retro, Plunge, Swimdress, Tankini

Summer is all about having fun. This year, take the summer-fun to the next level by choosing the perfect swimsuit to make sure you always look great on the beach or by the pool!  

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