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This structured halter lifts the bust while the ruched middle conceals a tummy.
"The sweetheart neckline really flatters the girls, and my middle looks skinny. Success!" —Emily, 31
Boden, $78; bodenusa.com. Sizes 2 to 16.
Small chest + wide hips
High-cut legs and a padded bikini help balance your top and bottom halves.
"This gives my boobs great shape, and the bottoms are super-comfy." —Cristina, 30
Xhilaration for Target, top, $17.99, bottom, $14.99; target.com. Sizes S to XL.
Plus-size apple shape
Ruching on the side pulls in your waist, while subtle draping hides your pooch.
"This suit flatters all the right places." —Meghann, 35
Always 4 Me, $59; alwaysforme.com. Sizes 16W to 24W.
Droopy bust + full thighs
The bra-style bikini gives you a boost while high-cut bottoms slim your legs.
"This gives me my pre-baby boobs back. Nice." —Audrey, 45
H&M, top, $14.95, bottom, $12.95; hm.com for locations. Sizes 4 to 14.
Thick waist + no hips
This blousy style is comfortably roomy but still creates curves.
"It's so pretty, and I suddenly have a waist!" —Amaya, 36
Eco Swim by Aqua Green, top, $90, bottom, $48; bonton.com. Sizes 8 to 16 (top), 6 to 16 (bottom).
Full rear + short legs
The pretty embroidered neckline draws eyes up, while the black makes you look lean.
"This is sexy, but I still feel comfortably covered where I need it." —Rebecca, 31
Laundry, $128; everythingbutwater.com. Sizes XS to L.
Roomy cups provide full coverage, and underwire gives lift.
"The top is well-structured, but it doesn't dig into my skin." —Rachel P., 29
Panache Swimwear, top, $59, bottom, $36; herroom.com. Sizes 30D to 38K (top), XS to XXXL (bottom).
Flat rear + tummy pooch
The skirt hides a belly and adds fullness to the backside.
"My waist looks teeny, and I love this floral pattern." —Meredith, 41
Lolli Swim, $100; urbanoutfitters.com. Sizes S to L.
Big bust + short torso
The solid color and low leg holes make you look long and trim.
"I'm active at the beach, so I like that I'm not jiggling around in this." —Mallory, 40
Anne Cole Signature, $88; swimsuitsdirect.com (20% off with code REDBOOK20). Sizes 6 to 16.
Classic pear shape
A bust-boosting top and slimming bottom bring your body into proportion.
"Perfect: I'm filling out the top and not spilling out of the bottom." —Jessica, 30
Banana Republic, top and bottom each $55; bananarepublic.com. Sizes XS to XL.