Find a Swimsuit that Flatters

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How to Find a Swimsuit that Flatters Your Figure

a on May 20, 2008 at 11:50AM

InStyle book excerpt

Did you know that swimsuits usually run two sizes smaller than your clothing size? As a result, some women fall victim to belly spillovers and unflattering proportions. Besides sizing issues, there are many different types of bikinis and one-piece swimsuits that can embellish the negatives and hide the positives. InStyle honed in on four major issues—small busts, large busts, belly bulges and lower-body issues—and came up with some swimsuit suggestions.

For more style how-tos, pick up a copy of InStyle's Style 101: What Every Stylish Woman Should Know

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