Find Your New Swimsuit
1. Converse One Star Bikini
2. Huit Bikini
Not ready to fully commit to the hue? Add variety with a multi-tonal suit like this floral number.
Polyamide-elastane, $58 (top) and $45 (bottom); shopfortywinks.com.
3. Brette Sandler One-Piece
Vertical detailing lengthens the torso.
Polyamide-elastane, $164; brettesandler.com.
4. L.L. Bean One-Piece
It's made of fabric treated with SPF 40 for extra sun protection.
Nylon-Lycra, $105; llbean.com.
5. Delia's One-Piece
This convertible suit is also available for long torsos.
Nylon-spandex, $39; delias.com.
6. Kenneth Cole Reaction Bikini
Ruffles add fullness to a smaller chest.
Nylon-spandex, $44 each; at Lord & Taylor.
7. Shimmi One-Piece
Laces add extra sex appeal to this full-coverage suit.Nylon-spandex, $252; 310-550-1341.
8. Tomas Maier One-Piece
Give a boyish figure a little oomph with a sexy, curve-creating bustier style.
Lycra, $435; at Bergdorf Goodman.
9. Jo De Mer Bikini
Adjust the strap length to your liking with this halter top.
Polyamide-spandex, $199; jodemer.com.
10. Kushcush by Kerry Cushman Bikini
Both the nautical-hued print and rope ties say "Hello, sailor."Nylon-Lycra, $148; kushcush.com.
11. Delfina One-Piece
This busy print keeps eyes moving for a frame-lengthening effect. Nylon-spandex, $195; at Bergdorf Goodman.
12. Charlie by Matthew Zink Bikini
A contoured waistband gives a boyish frame the illusion of curves.
Nylon-Lycra, $188; intermixonline.com.
13. Old Navy Bikini
If skimpy suits aren't your preference, this one gives full-seat coverage. Nylon-spandex, $20 (top) and $16 (bottom); oldnavy.com.
14. Tommy Hilfiger One-Piece
Who says horizontal stripes aren't slimming? These contoured bands create a sleek illusion. Nylon-spandex, $89; zappos.com.
15. Gottex One-Piece
Constructed of compression fabric, this one doles out allover slimming.
Nylon-spandex, $99; call 800-225-7946 for stores.
16. Milly Bikini
This crisp print won't overwhelm a petite frame.
Nylon-Spandex, $99 (top) and $102 (bottom); bloomingdales.com.
17. So De Mel Swim Bikini
A dark, ruched combo's the perfect fit for pear-shaped sunbathers.
Polyamide-spandex, $194; atropicalaffair.com.
18. Anne Cole Essentials One-Piece
Put the focus on your face (not your hips) with a one-shoulder design.
Nylon-spandex, $84; 212-944-0317 for stores.
19. Island Company Bikini
The wide band disguises a belly and holds it in.Polyamide-elastane, $55 (top) and $60 (bottom); islandcompany.com.
20. Tori Praver Swimwear One-Piece
A sultry bustier vibe adds spice to this sugary confection.
Nylon-elastane, $138; anthropologie.com.
21. Topshop Bikini
A padded push-up top gives small chests a boost.
Polyamide-elastane, $28 (top) and $15 (bottom); topshop.com.
22. J. Crew One-Piece
Underwire cups give extra support. Nylon-lycra, $88; jcrew.com.
23. Lover Tankini
An extra band of fabric beneath the bust balances a long torso.
Polyamide-Lycra, $184; call 212-343-0692.
24. French Connection Bikini
Create an hourglass shape with a bandeau top and ruffled bottom.
Nylon-spandex, $58 (top) and $48 (bottom); call 850-231-2000.
25. Marc by Marc Jacobs Bikini
The on-trend high-waist retro style also conveniently holds in your tummy.
Nylon-spandex, $94 (top) and $98 (bottom); 212-924-0026.
26. Lisa Curran One-Piece
Customize the fit with adjustable back ties.
Polyamide-elastane, $185; lisacurran.com.
27. H&M Bikini
A ruched bandeau creates the illusion of fullness.
Spandex-nylon, $13 each; H&M stores.
28. Volcom One-Piece
Diagonally striped panels create an instant hourglass. Nylon-elastane, $86; volcom.com.
29. Badgley Mischka Swimwear Bikini
A basic black bottom is slimming, while a graphic print enhances the bust. Nylon-elastane, $65 (top) and $55 (bottom); saksfifthavenue.com.
30. Mossimo Tankini
Steer clear of tan lines with a removable strap. Nylon-spandex, $20 (top) and $18 (bottom); target.com
31. Panache One-Piece
A banded midsection helps fake a narrow waist. Nylon-elastane, $92; barenecessities.com.
32. Trina Turk One-Piece
A vertical print maximizes a long and lean effect. Nylon-spandex, $127; call 323-651-1382.
33. Gap Bikini
Tall torsos are balanced by an extra long top. Nylon-jersey, $37 (top) and $35 (bottom); gap.com.
34. Inca Bikini
Boy-cut bottoms are less likely to dig into hips. Nylon-spandex, $125 (top) and $115 (bottom); call 305-673-9101.
35. Fantasie One-Piece
A built-in bra supports busts up to a J cup. Nylon-polyamide-Lycra, $125; call 800-220-1691 for stores.
36. Vitamin A by Amahlia Stevens Bikini
Keep your hips covered while flaunting your whittled waist. Nylon-spandex, $86 (top) and $129 (bottom); mollybrownswimwear.com.
37. American Eagle Outfitters Bikini
This triangle bikini top comes with removable shaping pads. Nylon-spandex, $25 each; ae.com.
38. Jean Paul Gaultier One-Piece
A vibrant tropical design distracts from figure flaws. Lycra with tulle overlay, $290; neimanmarcus.com.
39. Red Carter Bikini
Molded cups lift large breasts and fill out small ones.
Polyamide-Lycra, $136; shopbop.com.
40. Lands' End One-Piece
Allover tucks and gathers disguise any figure lumps. Micropolyester-spandex, $60; landsend.com.
41. Vix Swimwear Bikini
Side ties add the illusion of curves.
Rayon-polyamide, $150; vixswimwear.com.
42. OMO Norma Kamali Bikini
Ruched bottoms help slim the midsection and hips. Nylon-Lycra and mesh, $215 (top) and $175 (bottom); normakamali.com.
43. BCBG Max Azria Bikini
This color-bright reversible suit comes with a detachable strap. Nylon-spandex, $78 each; BCBG.com for stores.
Elongate a shorter torso with a scooped-front waistband-it creates the illusion of a taller frame.Polyacrylic-cotton, Roseanna, $300; 25park.com.
45. Karla Colletto Bikini
Sturdy side boning provides extra support for large chests. Nylon-Lycra, $135 (top) and $120 (bottom); at Bergdorf Goodman.
46. Seafolly Bikini
A contoured design enhances smaller busts. Nylon-elastane, $90 (top) and $72 (bottom); swimwearboutique.com.
47. Cosabella Mare One-Piece
White insets create instant hourglass curves.
Polyamide-elastane, $138; call 305-534-4731.
48. Pret-a-Surf Two-Piece
This rash guard top has an unexpected (and sexy) open back. Microfiber Lycra, $185 (top) and $280 (bottom sold as part of a bikini); shopbop.com.
49. Y-3 One-Piece
Enhance your tan with this sleek white suit.
Polyamide-elastane, $165; y-3.com.
50. Aeropostale Bikini
A functional zipper gives this suit a surfer feel. Cotton-spandex, $14 each; aeropostale.com.
51. Basta Bikini
This vibrant suit is both reversible and adjustable. Polyamide-Lycra, $83 (top) and $82 (bottom); bastasurf.com.
52. diNeila Brazil Bikini
Criss-cross lacing brings major sex appeal to this dip-dye suit. Polyamide-spandex, $89 (top) and $79 (bottom); dineila.com.
53. Bikini Lab Bikini
Work this season's neon trend (and your beach bod) in this tiny striped bikini.
Nylon-polyester-spandex, $36 each; tillys.com.