You know you're getting older when...you have as many coverups as you have bathing suits!
Funny thing is, I was getting to the point where the coverups were so unflattering that I was wondering whether to forgo them altogether. What was worse: exposing my over-40 body in a swimsuit (surprise! it jiggles) or wearing a shapeless sack? Eventually, I decided that twenty years from now, when I really had to wear muumus, I would regret that I rushed the process.
This dress from Athleta is billed as a swimdress because it's made from swimwear fabric. I see it as the perfect coverup:
For something even more slimming than Spanx, there's the Miracle Suit. Described as having three times the amount of Spandex as in other swimwear, this looks like the ultimate in shapewear, with a price to match:
Spanx swimwear---how great is that?? But Spanx swimwear for less is even better.
Who says one piece suits have to be plain and boring? These suits are fashionable, slimming (many of them have tummy control and/or Spanx) and perfect for the woman over 40.