Going swimwear shopping? Arm yourself with our guide to what works on different bodies.
Coral Sheer Gold Embellished Kaftan, £26.24 New Look
Don't bother with bikinis, there are loads of great one piece suits that will work better on you. It's tempting to go for block colours, but actually a big splashy print does a better job of hiding bulges. Ruching and draping over the stomach is another clever trick to minimise the midriff.
If you feel very self conscious, look for a swimsuit with tummy control panels. Lots of brands incorporate them into the lining of suits now - try Speedo's Sculpture range.
If you have got great legs show them off in a slinky kaftan.
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