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Shaping Swimwear

It’s funny to think that something that provides as little coverage as a swimsuit can actually help flatter our figures. Body shaping swimwear can create curves where none existed before, enhance a bust that needs a bit of a boost, and give the appearance of board-flat abs with one strategically placed panel of shaping spandex. We’ve collected an array of suits that slim, firm and lift in all the right places, whether through the miracles of swimwear technology or through the magic of optical illusion.
For more shaping picks, check out our guides to Spanx Swimwear, how to dress thinner and shirts to hide your tummy. Then try out an unusual swimsuit with a monokini.

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