Find Your New Swimsuit
Find Your New Swimsuit
Converse One Star Bikini
Removable padding makes this sporty bandeau a versatile style.
Nylon-spandex, $20 each;
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);
Brette Sandler One-Piece
Vertical detailing lengthens the torso.
L.L. Bean One-Piece
It's made of fabric treated with SPF 40 for extra sun protection.
This convertible suit is also available for long torsos.
Kenneth Cole Reaction Bikini
Ruffles add fullness to a smaller chest.
Nylon-spandex, $44 each; at Lord & Taylor.
Laces add extra sex appeal to this full-coverage suit.
Nylon-spandex, $252; 310-550-1341.
Tomas Maier One-Piece
Give a boyish figure a little oomph with a sexy, curve-creating bustier style.
Lycra, $435; at Bergdorf Goodman.
Jo De Mer Bikini
Adjust the strap length to your liking with this halter top.
Kushcush by Kerry Cushman Bikini
Both the nautical-hued print and rope ties say "Hello, sailor."
This busy print keeps eyes moving for a frame-lengthening effect.
Nylon-spandex, $195; at Bergdorf Goodman.
Charlie by Matthew Zink Bikini
A contoured waistband gives a boyish frame the illusion of curves.
Old Navy Bikini
If skimpy suits aren't your preference, this one gives full-seat coverage.
Nylon-spandex, $20 (top) and $16 (bottom);
Tommy Hilfiger One-Piece
Who says horizontal stripes aren't slimming? These contoured bands create a sleek illusion.
Constructed of compression fabric, this one doles out allover slimming.
Nylon-spandex, $99; call 800-225-7946 for stores.
This crisp print won't overwhelm a petite frame.
Nylon-Spandex, $99 (top) and $102 (bottom);
So De Mel Swim Bikini
A dark, ruched combo's the perfect fit for pear-shaped sunbathers.
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.
Island Company Bikini
The wide band disguises a belly and holds it in.
Polyamide-elastane, $55 (top) and $60 (bottom);
Tori Praver Swimwear One-Piece
A sultry bustier vibe adds spice to this sugary confection.
A padded push-up top gives small chests a boost.
Polyamide-elastane, $28 (top) and $15 (bottom);
J. Crew One-Piece
Underwire cups give extra support.
An extra band of fabric beneath the bust balances a long torso.
Polyamide-Lycra, $184; call 212-343-0692.
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.
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.
Lisa Curran One-Piece
Customize the fit with adjustable back ties.
A ruched bandeau creates the illusion of fullness.
Spandex-nylon, $13 each; H&M stores.
Diagonally striped panels create an instant hourglass.
Badgley Mischka Swimwear Bikini
A basic black bottom is slimming, while a graphic print enhances the bust.
Nylon-elastane, $65 (top) and $55 (bottom);
Steer clear of tan lines with a removable strap.
Nylon-spandex, $20 (top) and $18 (bottom);
A banded midsection helps fake a narrow waist.
Trina Turk One-Piece
A vertical print maximizes a long and lean effect.
Nylon-spandex, $127; call 323-651-1382.
Tall torsos are balanced by an extra long top.
Nylon-jersey, $37 (top) and $35 (bottom);
Boy-cut bottoms are less likely to dig into hips.
Nylon-spandex, $125 (top) and $115 (bottom); call 305-673-9101.
A built-in bra supports busts up to a J cup.
Nylon-polyamide-Lycra, $125; call 800-220-1691 for stores.
Vitamin A by Amahlia Stevens Bikini
Keep your hips covered while flaunting your whittled waist.
Nylon-spandex, $86 (top) and $129 (bottom);
American Eagle Outfitters Bikini
This triangle bikini top comes with removable shaping pads.
Nylon-spandex, $25 each;
Jean Paul Gaultier One-Piece
A vibrant tropical design distracts from figure flaws.
Lycra with tulle overlay, $290;
Red Carter Bikini
Molded cups lift large breasts and fill out small ones.
Lands' End One-Piece
Allover tucks and gathers disguise any figure lumps.
Vix Swimwear Bikini
Side ties add the illusion of curves.
OMO Norma Kamali Bikini
Ruched bottoms help slim the midsection and hips.
Nylon-Lycra and mesh, $215 (top) and $175 (bottom);
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;
Karla Colletto Bikini
Sturdy side boning provides extra support for large chests.
Nylon-Lycra, $135 (top) and $120 (bottom); at Bergdorf Goodman.
A contoured design enhances smaller busts.
Nylon-elastane, $90 (top) and $72 (bottom);
Cosabella Mare One-Piece
White insets create instant hourglass curves.
Polyamide-elastane, $138; call 305-534-4731.
This rash guard top has an unexpected (and sexy) open back.
Microfiber Lycra, $185 (top) and $280 (bottom sold as part of a bikini);
Enhance your tan with this sleek white suit.
A functional zipper gives this suit a surfer feel.
Cotton-spandex, $14 each;
This vibrant suit is both reversible and adjustable.
Polyamide-Lycra, $83 (top) and $82 (bottom);
diNeila Brazil Bikini
Criss-cross lacing brings major sex appeal to this dip-dye suit.
Polyamide-spandex, $89 (top) and $79 (bottom);
Bikini Lab Bikini
Work this season's neon trend (and your beach bod) in this tiny striped bikini.
Nylon-polyester-spandex, $36 each;