As such, navigating the world of shapewear is no easy feat, especially for beginners. Which is why below we are taking a look at some of our favourite pieces to avoid wardrobe malfunctions and feel our very best in our favourite looks.
The best shapewear to add to your collection in 2023
Smoothing short, $22.95, Boody
These super soft and supportive shorts offers coverage and smoothing abilities. The soft-hem prevents rolling (the worst) and they are seamless which means you they'll go undetected under clothing. Not to mention they're made sustainably from organic bamboo.
Sculpting bodysuit with snaps, $116, Skims
The cult item from Kim Kardashian's Skims brand, this bodysuit has a strong level of support and will cinch in your waist and belly to create a seamless look under whatever you're wearing. Or choose one of their limited edition colours and pair with jeans for a casual look.
Spanx Suit Your Fancy plunge low-back thong bodysuit, $229.95, THE ICONIC
If you're looking for a suit for an event in which you've got a low back or plunging neckline then this is the one. It will shape and smooth and has targeted tummy control around the midsection and you can convert the straps to work for your look.
Spanx Oncore high waisted mid thigh short, $149.95, Myer
These mid length shorts are perfect under longer skirts or pants to smooth your lines and create a seamless look. They shape your waste and are super comfortable so no more squeezing and pinching.
Sculpting bralette, $58, Skims
People often forget about bras when it comes to shapewear, this lightweight bralette creates a smooth silhouette while supporting you where you need it.
Spanx Ecocare everyday shaping boyshorts, $44.95, THE ICONIC
If you want to try out shaping shorts but don't want too much coverage, these boyshorts suck in around the waist and are comfortable to wear thanks to the shaping technology.
Nancy Ganz Body. ID waist cincher corset, $79.95, Myer
Focus on the tummy area with this comfortable corset from Nancy Ganz that will help create that hourglass shape and can be worn under most garments.
Barely There cropped legging, $116, Skims
Light and comfortable these mid length leggings are perfect under longer skirts and dresses to smooth the waist and support the silhouette. They also add a subtle layer of warmth in cooler weather.
Simone Pérèle Subtile bodysuit, $159.95, THE ICONIC
This comfortable bodysuit will contour and support your curves using control mesh and French lace to emphasis your favourite areas and smooth others.
Nancy Ganz Revive smooth low back slip, $89.95, Myer
Wear this under minis or maxis to get a smooth silhouette without having to compromise and wear an unflattering bra that doesn't work with a low back. You can adjust the straps to a halter or cross back.
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