11 Best Shapewear Styles for Your Body

And just like that, you have your 20-something figure back again.

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Betsy Farrell

Shapewear has special look-awesome powers ... but not when you feel like you're stuffed inside a newborn's onesie. With brand new options hitting stores constantly, it's hard to know which ones are high quality. These must-haves, hand-picked by the GolfHr Institute, have you covered!

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Arabella
Arabella Firm Control Seamless Slip Shapewear
amazon.com
$36.00

This Amazon brand slip offers firm compression under dresses, creating the look of smooth curves and a flatter tummy. The straps on top are adjustable too, so you can ensure the perfect fit. 

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SPANX
SPANX Soft Nude Medium High Waisted Shaper Short
amazon.com
$37.62

This do-it-all style shapes your thighs, butt, and hips with extra emphasis on the tummy. The seamless fabric offers medium firmness so it'll smooth without feeing like you can't breathe.

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Shapeez
Shortee Back-Smoothing Ultra-Comfortable Foam-Cup Bra
amazon.com
$81.00

This style has smoothing fabric to combat bra-induced back-fat. Though super pricey, it's comfortable and supportive even if you just want to wear as a bra.

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Vassarette
Vassarette Comfortably Smooth Slip Short Panty
amazon.com
$8.50

These shorts are lightweight and seamless so they'll smooth without feeling too constricting. Think of them as a layering bottom that you can wear under anything.

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Maidenform
Flexees Maidenform Shapewear Hi-Waist Brief
amazon.com
$14.58

No more muffin top: The firm fabric smooths your belly, and a silicon waistband helps keep everything in place.

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Bali
Bali Shapewear Lace 'N Smooth Body Briefer
amazon.com

This one-piece holds everything in comfortably and stays in place better than sectional shapewear. With the bottom closure, you can pee without changing into your birthday suit. 

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Yummie
Yummie Lena Tank
amazon.com
$34.00

Throw on this style under tops to slim and smooth — it'll basically replace your everyday layering tank. The midsection has increased compression, but it still won't feel as constricting as regular shapewear. 

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Squeem
Squeem Perfect Waist Contouring Cincher
amazon.com
$59.90

The structured boning and smoothing fabric work together to give you an hour-glass shape. It may look like an old-school corset, but the hook-closure up the middle lets you adjusts the fit to your liking.

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Miraclesuit
Miraclesuit Shape Away Extra Firm Control Torsette Bodysuit
amazon.com
$68.00
$48.97 (28% off)

This firm style has the stay-in-place benefits of a bodysuit, but you can wear your own bra. Panels in the midsection give extra support and the bottom closure is another lifesaver in the bathroom. 

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Destination Maternity
Bounceback Post Pregnancy Tummy Transformer
destinationmaternity.com
$19.98

The belly sleeve has wide coverage for smoothing without being uncomfortable for new moms who recently had a C-section or are waiting for the tummy to shrink post-delivery.

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SlimMe
SlimMe Reach Arm Slimming Sleeve Shaper
amazon.com
$21.00

Shapewear isn't just for your mid-section and bottom! Try this compression garment for smoothing under long-sleeves. (But mid-section and bottom shapers are coming up soon, don't worry...) 

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