Best Swimsuits for Your Skin Color

If you have … dark skin and dark hair, pastels will look marvelous on you! Baby blues, minty greens, soft pinks and pale yellows as well as light grey will be your best choices when it comes to choosing swimwear. As for orange, white and brown, unless the suit is the most perfect fitting piece of lycra you’ve ever put on your body, leave it behind in search of most sorbet-oriented colors.

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If you have… olive toned or light brown skin with medium brown or dark hair, then black works beautifully on you (lucky girl!) as does army green, tangerine and pale blues and taupes. Colors to avoid? Mustard, brown and grey.

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If you have… creamy light skin with dark hair, your best bet will be any color in the blue family – navy, turquoise, baby blue as well as emerald, fuchsia and plum. It’s a good idea to leave the orange and white suits on the rack.

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There, that wasn’t so terrible, was it? While bathing suit shopping may be low on your Favorite Things To Do list, at least we can all agree on one thing: summer is an absolutely lovely time of year and if you have a swimsuit that makes you feel like a million bucks, the season will be that much more enjoyable. Five months and counting…