Kendall Jenner's Swimsuit Look Is Perfect for Instagram, Not-so-Perfect for Swimming

Is that red lip waterproof?

Kendall Jenner arrived for the 2018 Cannes Film Festival (opens in new tab) on Thursday, but she isn’t quite ready to hit the red carpet yet. Instead, the model got in some R&R by the pool at the exclusive Hotel du Cap.

Kendall wore a classic Gooseberry Seaside (opens in new tab) black swimsuit with skinny straps and a plunging neckline design with a high-waisted fit. She also wore a pair of Ray Bans and later added a backwards baseball cap—basically normal poolside attire (sun safety is important (opens in new tab)!).

Less traditional: The bold red lip and jewelry she chose. It's like the red carpet version of a pool look—or the Instagram-version. Which:

She did appear to remove the red lip before actually entering the water, but she still looks to be wearing the necklace which just seems highly impractical. But to each her own!

This poolside look comes right after the model was spotted in a pair of sheer leggings (opens in new tab) at the airport. See how Kendall styled her one piece below.

If you want to copy Kendall's black swimsuit (for Instagram, swimming, or instagramming yourself swimming) you can shop similar options below:

Vitamin A, $172 

Solid & Striped, $158

Topshop, $38

The Bikini Lab, $58 

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(Image credit: CHRISTIAN VIERIG)
Marina Liao
Fashion Editor

Marina Liao is the former fashion news editor at MarieClaire.com, where she covered celebrity style (from Meghan Markle to Katie Holmes), fashion trends, and shopping advice, plus conducted original interviews with industry insiders. She's also had many opportunities to write content in other areas such as beauty, food, tech, and even home. Her previous fashion stints include POPSUGAR and Cosmopolitan.