There’s no need to feel self-conscious at the beach this summer. No matter what your body type is, there is swimwear out there to suit you.

‘How to get a bikini body.’

It’s a simple turn of phrase that has the power to scare you into spending precious time (and money) fretting about about what you’ll look like if you dare to step out on the sand this summer.

However, there’s another school of thought that’s got a much more practical approach to getting ‘the perfect beach body’. bikinibodyIt’s a complicated plan that involves just putting on the swimwear of your choice and heading out onto the beach to swim and frolic as you please. No muss, fuss, carb counting or weird juice cleanse rituals required.

Whether you’re looking for a bikini, tankini or a one piece, we’ve put our swimwear sleuthing skills to the test and found some great summer pieces to suit any size.

Click through the gallery to see summer swimwear for every shape.

Tell us, where will you be buying your swimwear this season?

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