Top 5 Tips To Make You Feel Good in Your Swimsuit


Summer is everyone’s favorite time of the year. Students love it the most because it means no school and a lot of beach fun. Lounging by the beach, getting a tan, and going for a swim are just some fun activities you enjoy during the season. It is also the perfect time to strut your stuff and channel your inner fashion diva.

You can choose a floral one-piece or a vibrant green bikini/emerald green bikini that accentuates your skin tone. If you struggle to wear that suit, here are some tips to feel good in your swimwear. Remember, confidence is the best accessory ever!

Tip 1: Find a swimsuit that fits well

Astrid swimsuit | Hermès USA

First and foremost, find a swimsuit that you genuinely like. Pick out the most comfortable cuts, patterns, or color schemes. It may be a polka dot bikini, an emerald green bikini, or a pink floral tankini. The options are endless! If you possess a rather conservative side, there are plenty of one-piece suits, swim skirts, or rash guards to try out. With all the designs and colors available, you’ll surely find one that you love.

Tip 2: Don’t knock the suit until you’ve tried it

Don't knock the suit until you've tried it

Plain and simple, don’t say you don’t want it until you’ve tried it. If you shop online, deal with companies and online stores with a good return policy. This way, if you try on the bikini at home and decide that it is uncomfortable or not your style, you won’t have problems sending it back. Also, it is best to manage your expectations when shopping online. Be prepared to see that a bikini might not fit you as it does on the model.

Tip 3: Complete your look

Complete your look

Your chosen swimsuit is only part of the package! Completing your look with accessories is such a big confidence booster. When you wear hats, necklaces, sunglasses, a tote bag, and the like, attention is drawn away from the bikini and refocused toward the outfit. It’s also an enjoyable way to dress up or down your attire. If you are wearing a green bikini/emerald green bikini, you can pair this with a thin white kimono to flaunt its vibrant color. Pair it with golden chandeliers and bangles to highlight the hue.

Tip 4: Be true to yourself

Yellow Stripes Lace Up Front One Piece Criss Cross Bikini Swimsuit |

The surefire way to feel confident is to stay true to yourself. Stick to the cuts and patterns you love to make yourself feel ultra-comfy. While it is good to be daring occasionally, the ultimate key to confidence is comfort. Wear whatever feels and looks best TO YOU. Remember that you are dressing up for yourself. Fashion encompasses your personality, and it is completely customizable. Let your authentic self shine through. Style is, after all, a mode of personal expression.

Tip 5: Take baby steps

The key to confidence-building is taking slow and steady steps. Swimwear, especially bikini-wearing, is such a power move; sometimes, it isn’t easy to do that in just one go. Start with something small if you struggle to get out of your comfort zone.

It may be by buying cuts that cover more surface area or buying a pattern or color that is less bold. Starting small is a great way to get into swimsuit wearing as you can adjust slowly. As time passes, you will be confident to try more daring ensembles.

Final wrap-up!

Finally, remember that your bikini does not define you; you represent your bikini! Sometimes it is not even the bikini itself but the confidence you exude. It may not be easy at first, but over time you’ll be able to reach your bikini-wearing goals. Everybody is a bikini body; every woman is bikini ready. Whether you wear a “kini” or not, you will rock!

Author bio:

Steffy Alen is a copywriter and content strategist. She helps businesses stop playing around with content marketing and start seeing tangible ROI. She loves writing as much as she loves the cake.