Top 5 Best Post Mastectomy Swimsuits

Shop the Best Post Mastectomy Swimwear

Shopping for the perfect swimsuit can be a struggle at the best of times, but finding swimwear that works for you after breast cancer surgery can feel almost impossible. 

Here at Curvy Swimwear we understand the challenges women face when their body changes dramatically. That's why we have a dedicated collection of stylish and practical swimwear to suit your post mastectomy figure. 

Whether you've had one or both breasts removed, you're undergoing reconstruction, or you wear prosthetics, our post mastectomy swimwear collection has something to suit you. 

Discover our favourite swimsuits and how they can work for you. Here are our top 5 best post mastectomy swimsuits.

Model wears Leopard print sleeveless zip front one piece swimsuit.

Show a little or a lot in a zip front. Mel is proud to show her scars in the Leopard sleeveless one piece.

Sleeveless Zip Up

High neck, zip front styles are amazing for post mastectomy swimming. The secure fitting allows you to feel supported, even with prosthetics in place. This sexy yet practical style offers shape for the waistline and can be worn with the zip lowered if you dare to bare.

If you’re getting in the pool each day, you can choose a chlorine resistant option in this athletic inspired one piece. You’ll feel free to move in comfort and style with the confidence that your 100% polyester swimsuit will withstand the damaging effects of heat and pool chemicals.

Acapulco One Shoulder

Embrace your sexy side with a sophisticated one shoulder one piece. If you thought you couldn’t wear this asymmetrical style, think again. The Acapulco one shoulder one piece offers texture for coverage and shape, while grip tape ensures your swimsuit will stay in place.

This style suits women who need extra length through the body with a bust area to suit all sizes. Try a printed style to add a little personality and to further draw attention away from the bust.

Brunette model wears Acapulco black and white post mastectomy one piece swimsuits

Textured fabrics provide extra coverage and support for your body, regardless of your bust size.

Acapulco Criss Cross

Pattern and texture are great for disguising or enhancing the bust area. The Acapulco Criss Cross one piece features overlapping strips of black and white to create an optical illusion, drawing attention away from the bust.

The textured fabric provides coverage and added support for the body. You’ll look and feel amazing in this stunning one piece as it wraps around your body and scoops low at the back. Feel shaped and supported no matter your bust size as you rock this stylish swimsuit with confidence.

Criss Cross One Piece

Regardless of where you are in your post mastectomy journey, a swimsuit that uses detail across the bust to disguise or enhance will help you feel confident and stylish. Our best-selling Criss Cross one piece uses gathered ribbons of fabric to wrap across your bust and cinch in the waist.

This beautiful swimsuit is suitable for little or no bust as well as fully reconstructed breasts. Thin moulded cups offer shape and coverage, while a soft shelf bra provides comfortable support. Choose a fun metallic colour or classic black and feel fabulous in this stunning mastectomy swimsuit.

Models wear criss cross and frilled post mastectomy styles

Choose bust details and frills to add shape and volume to the bust area.

Frill bikini

Frills and ruffles are fabulous for bust enhancement or concealment. Whether on a bikini, tankini, or one piece, the right frill will skim over the chest, allowing you to keep your bust under wraps. The Lilac Florence off the shoulder bikini top works beautifully with little or no bust, providing coverage and adding volume all at once.

Unapologetically feminine, this pretty frill bikini will help you look fabulous and feel confident. Pair it with a retro inspired high waisted bikini bottom for a fiercely feminine look that you won’t want to take off. Discover more ruffled swimwear that will work beautifully for post mastectomy swimming.

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For another fabulous asymmetrical option, try the Sofia one shoulder one piece from Sunseeker. Cut beautifully to create shape around the bust, this stunning swimsuit features a gorgeous tropical print, feminine bow detail and a multi fit bust for little or no breasts. You won’t believe how fantastic this swimsuit will make you feel.


You’ll love the high neck mastectomy swimsuits from Jantzen. These clever one piece bathers have been designed with post mastectomy needs in mind. With pockets for prosthetics, you can wear these supportive swimsuits with or without padding. The low back makes you feel sexy, while the high neck keeps you secure and supported. In prints and plain black, you’ll find a Jantzen high neck swimsuit that is perfect for your needs.

Models wear Jantzen and Sunseeker post mastectomy friendly swimsuits

Try a swimsuit with a different neckline. High necklines are perfect for holding your prosthetics in place.

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