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We know the fear and the frustration that comes hand in hand with the swimming season. Human bodies are all different one from another, and it is perfectly normal for one person to look like this and another like that. We are all people, after all.
There is a number of scenarios you can fake just in order to avoid going to the beach, but when the hot hour comes, you know you will regret your decision. Firstly, and most importantly, you can spend, that is – waste – hours in digging through the sea of possibilities, without actually trying one swimsuit on.
If you have decided to put an end on the fear you feel, then you are in the right place because in the following few paragraphs you are going to read about how to find the perfect swimsuit for your body.
Athletic body type
If you have broad shoulders and hips narrower than your shoulders, along with muscular legs, you belong to the athletic body type.
In order to emphasize what you have, you should focus on feminine details and cuts. This means that you can show off your toned lower body with tapered-back bottom and embellishments at the hips.
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Use cups, padding or girly prints to soften your flat chest area. It would be best if you avoided shapeless tanks, bandeaus and boy-cut briefs.
Straight body type
If you are a woman of few curves and if your waist and hip measurements are similar if not the same, you belong to the straight body type.
There are two options for you: you can either (1) fake some curves, or (2) show off what you have, that is take the advantage of your body and forget about hiding anything by wearing a skimpy style.
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In the former case, you can enhance your chest using padding, ruffles or gathering.
In the latter case, you can flaunt your straight silhouette with a micro string bikini. It would be best if you avoided sporty bottoms and sex-appeal quashing bandeau tops.
Pear-shaped body type
If you are a little wider at the bottom than at the top, you belong to the pear-shaped body type population. T
he fact that your lower half of the body is larger than the rest of it can be easily camouflaged with a “strategically cut bottom”.
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Your trouble spots – that is, hips and thighs – can be concealed with full-coverage briefs, hipsters or boy shorts. In order to draw the eye up, wear moulded cups, halter straps or cleavage detailing.
Make sure to stay away from wild prints at the bottom saying “look at me!” These will just draw more attention and all your efforts are lost.
Curvy body type
If you are literally shaped like an hour-glass, that is if you have all the curves in the right places, with full chest, shoulders wider than the belly, and hips wider than the belly and shoulders, you belong to the curvy body type.
Your figure call for complementing contours and keeping your assets firmly in their place.
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Your chest should be supported with underwire, halter style or balconette. Choose solid or small print that will not distort your proportions, and stay away from shifty string top or bottom.
If you hate spending hours in stores, and since you can fit all the regular numbers, you can easily check out Baku Swimwear’s online swimwear collection right from the comfort of your chair.
And as you can see, it is not that hard to find the right swimsuit for you – all it takes is to know which body type you have, to know its good and bad sides, and you can easily go out and play in the sunshine.