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12 Women's Swimsuit Confidence Boosters

Strut your stuff in a swimsuit with these confidence-boosting tips.

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The Nose Knows

A spritz of her favorite perfume and Wen Zhou, 23, is set for the shore. "It makes me feel superconfident and sexy."

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Body Language

Any woman can wear a two-piece, says Maria Cecilia Mete, 25. "It's all about your body language."

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Strike a Pose

Maria Sollon-Scally, 34, never deletes beach photos because of how her body looks in them.

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Accessorizing

Great legs are 42-year-old Linda Crawford's best beach accessory, "although my husband says it's my butt!"

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Own It

"When you feel great, you own it," says Susie Quintana, 30, who would rather be a sculpted size 10 than an untoned 2.

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Channeling Your Idol

What's Kelly De Castro's approach to bikinis? "Play up my curves," says the 25-year-old, whose swimsuit idol is Jennifer Lopez.

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Work It

How does Laurie Leiner stay swimsuit confident? "I really work on my fitness," says the fifty­something avid swimmer.

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Stay Positive

Feeling good in a bikini is totally doable, Viktoria Schneider, 27, says: "Smile, keep your head held high, and focus on the things you like about your body."

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Mix It Up

Peyton Turner, 36, credits a mix of sit-ups, push-ups, squats, and "lots of water" with boosting her bikini bravery.

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Beauty Tips

"I don't dwell on all the better-looking women on the beach," says Melissa Morales, 25, a CrossFit regular. "I believe we're all beautiful."

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Attitude in a Tube

Running and yoga are key to 25-year-old Liz Prutting's bikini-ready attitude. "Lipstick doesn't hurt either!"

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One Size Fits All

Your size shouldn't stop you from going two-piece, says Cassandra Rosello, 23. "It's about the level of confidence you have when you wear it."

Originally published in FITNESS magazine, June 2011

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flaurenwood951 wrote:

so even if it is all about body language what exact things should you be doing?

7/3/2012 03:12:39 PM Report Abuse
lchilcott1 wrote:

Really!!!!!!!!!!Any woman can wear a bikini?????What a statement. do your writer reread what they write and then apparently no one proof reads.

6/20/2012 01:15:07 PM Report Abuse
luv8n38 wrote:

Why not put someone 50 or over on here in a two piece? Whether she looks good or not it would be more believable!

6/18/2012 07:59:34 AM Report Abuse
moonlit3924753 wrote:

not every woman can wear a two piece especially the ones they show on here. after having 5 kids I assure you my belly is not going to look good in those no matter how confident I am!

7/21/2011 11:49:04 PM Report Abuse
intelbuyer1 wrote:

Maria has a great curvy body and looks great in this bikini

6/14/2011 04:16:45 PM Report Abuse
lchurchill4 wrote:

That's alright if you're 25!!!What about 60?????

6/13/2011 10:31:10 AM Report Abuse

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