Hour-glass girls should choose clean, unfussy styles and avoid triangle tops which won't support the bust, whereas rectangle-shaped women should boost cleavage with gel bikini tops and twist bandeaus.
Whether it be a two-piece or a one-piece, a bandeau or a triangle top, a tankini or a good old swimming cossie, different styles suit different shapes - it's just about finding the right one for you.
uk, 0845 330 3330 2) Bandeau bikini top, pounds 7, belted bikini bottom, pounds 4, Matalan, www.
GO FOR Lisa Ho Sophia blue halterneck bikini, pounds 128 at Sand In My Toes; or Beach by Melissa Odabash at Debenhams mosaic bandeau
swimsuit with tummy control, pounds 38.