How to pick the right swimsuit for your body type

Choosing the correct swimming suit may need some trial and error. Of course, you want to look your best, but it's also crucial to feel at ease in your suit.

Bikini set in pink color

Bikini set in pink color 

What good is a lovely outfit if you're constantly tugging at the hem or adjusting the sleeves because they're pressing into your skin? Choosing the perfect suit takes time and care – as well as an open mind!

With so many attractive styles available, it's easy to get lost in the shuffle. You may be enticed by several of them, or you may be concerned about choosing the style that best flatters your body. All this is understandable. Here's how to find the perfect style — or styles — for you:

Torso

One piece swimsuit in black color

One piece swimsuit in black color

Your torso type influences your physique's most appropriate and flattering swimsuit style. If your torso is short, the distance between your underarm and the narrowest region of your waist, right above your navel, is less than the distance between your waist and your hip bone. On the other hand, if the second distance is more significant, you have a long torso.

These distinctions are significant because they can assist you in making the best decision for your body. If your torso is small, you may want to choose something that gives the idea of a longer frame. A one-piece swimsuit is an excellent choice, especially if it has asymmetrical or vertical color blocks that assist portray a longer appearance. 

A high-neck bathing suit is also ideal for someone with a short torso since it leads the attention upward and produces a balanced impression.

Those with long torsos may be aiming for the opposite effect: purposefully "splitting" the body into sections to create the illusion of a shorter shape. Avoid bottoms with straight lines across your hips, as these might extend your torso even more. Instead, look for styles that naturally shorten the length of your torso, such as a tankini top in a bright color palette. 

A tankini is a two-piece swimsuit for women with a tank top on top and bikini bottoms on the bottom. Some tankinis cover the stomach, while others leave a little gap to reveal some skin. Tankinis are an excellent choice for ladies who are self-conscious about their bodies and feel vulnerable when their torsos are on display in the pool or on the beach.

Importance of shape

One piece swimsuit in black color

One piece swimsuit in black color 

Consider which parts of your body you want to draw the most attention to and which you want to conceal a little bit. The correct suit can help you effortlessly achieve such aims! If your upper body is more comprehensive than your hips, draw attention downward to create a more balanced image. To do this easily, choose a suit with an eye-catching design at the bottom; swim skirt bottoms are a terrific alternative to standard bottoms when your goal is to balance your image.

In case your hips are a bit wider than your upper body, you may want to attract the eye upward. It's critical to look for suits with a prominent detail at the top, such as a vibrant pattern or a strategic accent that draws attention. You may, for example, choose a suit with a dark, solid hue on the bottom and a vivid floral pattern on the top.

 If you're balanced on top and bottom, draw attention to your waistline for a curvaceous impression. A suit with waistline embellishments, such as a wide belt or strategic draping, makes it simple to bring out a natural definition. Avoid solid colors, which are less likely to produce the desired defined line.You want to produce a similar impression with a broader midsection: definition at the waist and the illusion of shape and balance. 

Tummy control swimsuits include features such as strategically placed shirring at the waist, wide waistbands, and skimming fabrics to assist you in getting the results you desire.

The Upper body

Floral Bikini set

Floral Bikini set 

Your upper body is equally essential in picking the most fashionable and flattering suit for your body type. If you're petite on top, you can locate elements that increase curves, like padding or lifting. Ruffles and horizontal stripes can deceive the eye and create the illusion of a larger bust.

You'll need much upper-body support and coverage if you have a larger bust. Always look for models with thick straps to offer maximum comfort in the water and on the sand. An underwire one-piece is a safe and fashionable option that you'll feel amazing wearing all day. Try a high-neck suit with additional coverage if you want a more straightforward style on top.

Styling Solutions

Black bikinis sets

Black bikinis sets 

Consider your ideal bathing suit to be the greatest beach friend. It's a flatterer, a solution, and fashionable addition to your wardrobe all at the same time. To make your beach day greatest, think about which areas you want to emphasize and which you want to play down. The best style for you will allow you to feel your most confident!

Buying Swimsuit Online

Bikini set in black color

Bikini set in black color

It's usual to have sizing issues when shopping for a swimsuit. Buying online might be difficult due to the lack of standard size measurement among brands. You can consult the size guide for the best fit. Don't you have a soft tape measure? Using a string length, take your measurements and compare them to a measuring tape. The most accurate reading will be one that fits gently against your skin—you want to be able to breathe normally without the tape digging in. If you're still unsure, you can contact Bikini Online Shopping & Designer Swimwear Boutique | ISHINE365 customer service directly for further information.

Ordering swimwear online provides for a more relaxed try-on session at home, as well as access to a plethora of selections that may better suit your body, budget, and style preferences. On the other hand, buying a swimsuit without first trying it on presents its own set of challenges: relying on a size chart to find the perfect fit, taking a chance on an unfamiliar cut, and foregoing the hand feel, but this won't happen if you order from Bikini Online Shopping & Designer Swimwear Boutique | ISHINE365 and even if it does, we have a great return policy where you can ship your items back as soon as your return is approved.

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With love, the Ishine team.  

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