We all struggle with finding the right swimsuits for our body types, and the struggle is most definitely real if you have a short torso. The key to elongating a short torso lies in finding a flattering swimsuit that will trick the eye into adding a couple of inches to your frame. Stick to smaller bikini bottoms and one-shouldered one-pieces that will help elongate your frame and draw attention to your best assets.
Ahead, we’ve curated 11 of the best swimsuits that will give you the illusion of a longer torso. They’re cute no matter what, but they happen to be super flattering if you’ve got this specific body type. These suits come in bright neons, classic prints, and neutral colors alike, so you know you’ll be able to find something you like. What are you waiting for? The beach is calling.