With swimsuit season in full swing, we’re going to help you find the best swimsuits for moms this year. We both know that we, moms, hit dressing rooms everywhere trying to find that “unicorn” suit that crosses off all of our demands. We want a suit that conceals our mom pooches, hides our stretch marks, and holds in those parts that aren’t as firm as they once were. They need to provide support and need to look cute!
It is no wonder that we often put swimsuit shopping on the backburner. That is why I am so excited to share the best mom swimsuits of 2020 that have everyone talking!
Best One-Piece Swimsuits for Moms
Best One-Shoulder Swimsuit
Summersalt – The Sidestroke
This ombre beauty is an absolute showstopper! This is one of Summersalt’s best selling swimsuits and has also won top honors from the stylish minds at Elle Magazine for the #1 most wildly-flattering one-shoulder style.
This suit comes in a whopping 13 color options for you to pick whichever matches your style! These options range from colorblock designs to solid colors.
The reviews on this suit say it all! Customers rave about how flattering the cut of the suit is and are constantly getting compliments. They state that it is made from a nice thick material that provides decent support without a painful underwire and also does a great job holding tummies in.
The best part? If you have a long torso, they have suits with 1 ¾” added! The Long Torso Sidestroke comes in four different colors and also are $95.
Best Pop of Color Swimsuit
Summersalt – The Confetti Sidestroke
The Confetti Sidestroke is a fun take on the Summersalt Sidestroke. The dragon fruit color is so bright and full of life. It is also trimmed with confetti to make an overall playful summer look.
The reviewers state that it is true to size overall and doesn’t show too much cheek, just a little peek (which can be so hard to find these days).
BONUS: You can also buy matching suits for your minis. With this suit, get ready for the cutest. summer. ever.
Best for Tummy Control Swimsuit
Miraclesuit Women’s Swimwear Illusionists Crossover One-Piece
Another one of the best swimsuits for moms today is the Miraclesuit Crossover One-Piece that provides SUCH a flattering cut. No matter what your shape, this swimsuit will make you feel confident!
From the super supportive fabric to the adorable peek-a-boo mesh sides, this suit is the definition of both sexy and slimming. This suit comes in four different color options to choose from.
Fit Tip: Because this suit does have a shape-defining fit, if you prefer more of a relaxed feel, it is recommended that you size up!
Best Animal Print Swimsuit
Summersalt – The Marina
Another Summersalt favorite is The Marina in the leopard print! This is one of their color-blocking signature designs. This suit is ultra-flattering with diagonal seaming, built-in cups, and adjustable straps.
This suit checks all of the mom boxes!
Not wanting to show off your skin all day long? No worries! Summersalt has a Palazzo Pant in that same leopard print that you could use to complete an effortlessly chic look!
Best Wrap Style Swimsuit
Aerie Wrap One-Piece Swimsuit
This wrap suit brings out your curves in all the right ways! Breastfeeding moms love the easy boob access this suit provides. This suit also is very flattering around the stomach which is a huge plus!
Some reviews say to size up so read the reviews and decide what the best choice is for you and your body type. Additionally, Aerie offers this suit in a long version for those mamas with long torsos! There is also a black option if this cool olive isn’t your cup of tea.
Best Swimsuit for Changing Mom Bods
You Swim – Aplomb One-Piece
If you have never heard of You Swim, you need to!
You Swim’s magically luxe, ribbed, and seamless one-piece stretches to perfectly fit seven sizes in one — adapting to your unique curves and your body’s natural state of flux. You heard that right SEVEN sizes! This suit will comfortably fit U.S. 2-14 or UK/AUS 6-18! With no built-in bust support, this suit will fit those with A to G cups!
With a classic shape and medium coverage of your curvy-bits, the Aplomb will stretch in all directions to equally compliment big-busts, no-butts, petite pears, the tallest triangles, and all the beautiful in-betweens.
Pregnancy, postpartum, and beyond, this suit will adapt to your ever-changing body and make you feel confident in your skin no matter the size or shape!
Best Little Black Swimsuit
Red Dress – Coasting By Black
Everyone will be gawking at your Insta page to check out how amazing you look wearing one best swimsuits for moms today.
Seriously, this Coasting By Black classy suit will make you look fashionable no matter where your adventures lead you. This practical ribbed one-piece swimsuit features a scoop neckline accompanied by removable light padding, functional button up fronting, thin nonadjustable straps, and a cheeky cut bottom.
If you are wanting to keep it simple, this may be the suit for you!
Best Bang for Your Buck
Cupshe – Orange White Bowknot
This Orange White Bowknot swimsuit from Cupshe is everywhere! People of all shapes and sizes are so satisfied with the fit and support of this suit. The color block design is beautiful and there are green and red color options as well.
At $32.99 this one-piece is very affordable and a great option if you don’t want to spend an arm and a leg on a suit. It can also be purchased on the Cupshe website, but purchasing through Amazon makes shipping and returns super easy!
Be sure to look over the size chart before choosing the size for you. Some reviews state to size up while others report it true to size. Using the size chart to decide is the best bet for a great fit!
Best Two-Piece Swimsuits for Moms
Aerie Ribbed Tankini Top
This Ribbed Tankini is perfect for comfy coverage all vacay long! This suit comes with removable pads so that you can wear it how you would like. Adjustable straps also help you get the right fit for your body.
Best Bikini for All Shapes and Sizes
Aplomb High Waist Two-Piece
The You Swim Aplomb Two-Piece is luxe, ribbed, and seamless! This high waist two-piece stretches to perfectly fit seven sizes in one — adapting to your unique curves and changes.
The Aplomb will stretch in all directions to equally compliment big-busts, no-butts, petite pears, the tallest triangles, and all the beautiful in-betweens. It will comfortably fit U.S. 2-14 or UK/AUS 6-18 and busts A-G.
High Waist is a higher rise than You Swim’s Standard Waist, offering a little more hip and belly coverage (YAY!)
Best Meow-Worthy Bikini
Aerie Pique Animal Print Longline V Scoop Bikini Top
This Longline V Scoop Bikini Top provides support for ladies of all different sizes! You will be the talk of the beach in this stunning animal print design.
This top can be worn with a high waisted bottom (as seen above), a classic bikini bottom with a little twist, or something a little more high cut and cheeky! If you want to play the animal print down a little bit, this top could also be paired with solid black bottoms in the style of your choice for a different look!
Best Sustainable Option
Lively – The Bralette & High Waist Swim Bundle
Meet sustainable swim! With an outer recycled polyester fabric, this suit makes wearing water bottles look chic!
The top of this bikini is modeled after Lively’s best-selling bralette that crafted with comfort and support in mind. By bundling up and choosing this swim bundle, you save $10. The best part is, you don’t have to choose this exact suit. If you choose any two swim and/or bottoms, you can get them for $80.
For DD and DDD sunseekers, they have a Busty Bralette swim top to provide appropriate support.
Best Multi-Use Tankini
Summersalt – The Beyond the Lounge Chair Tankini Top
This tankini top can take you from beach yoga right into the waves with adjustable straps, built-in soft cups, and our signature sun protection.
Reviewers love that it is fitted, yet still allows for great coverage. People also love that you can get more use out of the top by wearing it while they workout!
This suit comes in three different color options: Orchid & Hibiscus, Grapefruit & White Sand, and Sea Urchin & White Sand. The tankini looks great paired with Summersalt’s High Leg Mid Rise Bikini Bottom ($45). These bikini bottoms come in 11 different colors so you can decide what color combination you would like!
Best Basic Bikini
Aerie – Ribbed Wide Strap Plunge Bikini Top
This basic black bikini top is super comfortable. For ladies who are bigger chested, it can be a struggle to find supportive swimsuit tops. This one has thicker straps for support and I help people feel very secure in it.
Best Pattern Prints
Gabrielle-Aug Women’s Retro Two Pieces High Waisted Ruffle Bikini Set
This High Waisted Ruffle Bikini is super flattering around the tummy area. The top is beautiful with a criss-cross top and ruffled bottom. The straps are adjustable to get that perfect fit! There are seven different colors/designs to choose from.
In addition to the attractiveness of the suit, when it comes to the price, you really can’t beat it!
Best Non-Traditional Swimsuit Styles
Best Swim Dress
Jessica Rey – Marie in Amelie Bloom
Meet Marie, Jessica Rey’s best selling swim dress. She is universally flattering and convertible, with straps that can be worn as: a halter, criss-cross, over the shoulder, or even strapless!
Time to do a little twirl!
BONUS: With this suit, you get high-waist boy cut bottoms included to complete the look!
Mamas, this is perfect for a maternity swimsuit too because it is so flattering with a bump!
If you love this swim dress but are not a fan of the pattern, no worries! There are many different color and design options on the Jessica Rey website to choose from.
Best Swim Romper
Target – High Neck Swim Romper
The Aqua Green Swim Romper is the chic, trendy one piece you’ve been looking for, designed with the perfect level of comfort and coverage.
Its cut-out neckline adds a fun, flirty edge to this swimsuit, while the feminine blouson silhouette defines and flatters your waistline. Adjustable straps and removable soft cups provide ultimate comfort and support.
Reviewers love that it is crazy comfortable and slimming without heavy material. In this romper, you can keep up with your littles without the need to constantly check if you are falling out of your suit!