But what exactly makes a bikini flattering for all figures? For starters, confidence. Also, a supportive top (think thick, adjustable straps or underwire) paired with a high-waist and/or high-hip bottom will hit all the right places to make you feel snatched.
Think you can’t pull off a bikini? Think again! One-piece swimsuits offer comfortable coverage, but they aren’t your only option when lounging poolside. There are plenty of stylish separates that look good on all body types.
Below, 12 figure-flattering bikinis that’ll make you want to slip out of your cover-up ASAP. From trendy animal and palm prints to sexy knot fronts, these suits are meant to be shown off – as is your body!
1 Summersalt The Ruched Voyager Bikini Top ($50; summersalt.com)
Available in sizes 2-12. Shop the matching bottoms: High Leg Mid Rise Bikini Bottom ($45; summersalt.com).
2 Onia x We Wore What Emily Bikini Bottoms ($95; shopbop.com)
Available in sizes XS-XL. Shop the matching top: Onia x We Wore What Lydia Bikini Top ($95; shopbop.com).
3 Vitamin A Amelie Bikini Top ($150; bloomingdales.com)
Available in sizes XS-XL. Shop the matching bottoms: Lola High-Waist Bikini Bottom ($115; bloomingdales.com).
4 Bleu Rod Beattie Checking In Ruffle Underwire Bikini Top ($85; bloomingdales.com)
Available in sizes 4-14. Shop the matching bottoms: Checking In Ruched Back Low-Rise Bikini Bottom ($59; bloomingdales.com).
5 Maaji Blackberry Dazzling 4-Way Reversible Bikini Top ($72; nordstrom.com)
Available in sizes XS-XL. Shop the matching bottoms: Blackberry Bardot High Waist Reversible Bikini Bottoms ($60; nordstrom.com).
6 Old Navy Rainbow Stripe One-Shoulder Swim Top ($25; oldnavy.com)
Available in sizes XS-XXL. Shop the matching bottoms: Rainbow High-Waist Swim Bottoms ($25; oldnavy.com).
7 Aerie Unlined Underwire Bikini Top in Mint Leaf ($35; aerie.com)
Available in size XXS-XXL. Shop the matching bottoms: Aerie High Waisted Cheeky Bikini Bottom ($30; aerie.com).
8 Swimsuits For All Adventurer Polynesia High Waist Bikini ($72; swimsuitsforall.com)
Available in sizes 4-24.
9 Beth Richards Kim Bikini Top ($110; nordstrom.com)
Available in sizes XS-XL. Shop the matching bottoms: Kim High Waist Bikini Bottoms ($110; nordstrom.com).
10 Boohoo Knot Front High Waisted Bikini ($36; boohoo.com)
Available in sizes 2-12.
11 Adore Me Leelo Plus ($60; adoreme.com)
Available in sizes 0X-4X.
12 Billabong Ribbed Bikini Top in Freesia ($55; nordstrom.com)
Available in sizes S-XL. Shop the matching bottoms: Sunny Maui Ribbed Bikini Bottoms ($50; nordstrom.com).
13 Frankies Nick Max Knot Bikini Top ($158; asos.com)
Available in sizes XS-L. Shop the matching bottoms: Frankies Nick Bikini Bottom ($136; asos.com).