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The Best Low-Back Swimsuits to Highlight Your Sun-Kissed Skin

Say goodbye to your bikini.

Kat Irlin

Dive deep into summer with a low-back, barely there one-piece. The practically backless silhouette is worth a shot this season if you're feeling daring and want something new to replace your old bikini. And you know what we like to say about a plunging-back one-piece: This suit is business in the front, party in the back. Though the scoop-back style is sexy, trust me when I say the following swimsuits are worth buying if only for the fun prints, dainty details, and the fact that each one could double as a bodysuit. Ahead, shop our favorite low-back suits—there are plenty of versions to choose from so you are sure to find one (or two) that fit your style.

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The Bodysuit
Jade Swim net-a-porter.com
$220.00

This low-back suit showcases the brand's day-to-night minimal vibe. Just like all the Jade pieces, this one-piece functions as both a bodysuit and a swimsuit. 

The Minimalist
Arks Swimwear www.arkswimwear.com
$100.00

The ultra-low back and barely there straps give this suit a sleek and sexy feel. Take it on your next warm-weather getaway.

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The Trendsetter
Skatie skatie.com
$150.00

Tie-dye print has already been everywhere this year, so you might as well have it on your swimwear for the summer! The low-back suit feels like it was made for your body with its cinched waist and structured bodice. 

The Plunge
WeWoreWhat revolve.com
$195.00

The bare back and plunging neckline still leaves something to the imagination. Take this skin-baring one-piece out of the water and out with the girls—just turn your favorite midi skirt into a cover-up and slip on a pair of summer sandals

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Tiger Stripes
Bamba bambaswim.com
A$99.95

This tiger print is bolder than all the others suits combined, the high-cut silhouette elongates your sun-kissed legs. Wear with a bucket hat and Teva-style shoes for that ultimate It-girl summer outfit.  

Wild Thing
Mara Hoffman revolve.com
$210.00

The flattering twisted center and halter neckline make for a fun and playful poolside suit that you'll feel great in all day. The snake skin print gives the piece an extra edge that will take you outside your comfort zone.

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Dare to Bare
Juillet farfetch.com
$184.00

Accentuate all your best features in this plunging neckline, tie waist, and criss-cross low-back swimsuit. This one-piece will give you everything you need to feel pretty in pink this summer.

Lace Up
ASOS www.asos.com
$56.00

Grab your beach towel and get to the beach, because this clementine orange shade is going to look amazing on sun-kissed skin. This low-back, ribbed suit will be your new favorite.

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The Retro Suit
Dolce & Gabbana farfetch.com
$595.00

This glamorous low-back Dolce & Gabanna suit is giving me all the luxe vacation vibes. Pack this retro one-piece, jewelry to layer, and an oversized sun hat, and you'll be set for a day in the sun somewhere far, far away.

Logo Mania
Fendi net-a-porter.com
$530.00

All hail this scooped back, ultra high-cut silhouette. Nothing makes your legs look like they go on for days more than a French-cut, hip-hugging one-piece. This suit is made to be on a yacht somewhere warm.  With the brand's signature double F logo throughout, you'll feel like a million bucks no matter where you are. 

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The Show Stopper
La Reveche farfetch.com
$427.00

Pump up the charm in this over-the-top suit, made to catch everyones eye.  This red plunging back with its not-so-subtle flower trim will have every head turning as you pass. 

Turn Up The Volume
ZARA zara.com
$39.90

This oversized ruffled one-piece is sure to take you from brunch to any poolside rooftop this summer. Throw on your favorite high-waisted jeans, and nobody will be able to tell the difference between a bodysuit or bathing suit. 

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The Delicate Suit
Oséree farfetch.com
$217.00

This suit with shimmery fabric provides an upgrade to your basic black one-piece. Wear this with light denim cutoffs and throw on some wedges, because this is definitely a look for the beach club.

Anything But Boring
H&M hm.com
$24.99

The plunging V and detailed laced back offers a timeless silhouette that is simple and far from boring—and who can say no to a summer staple under $25?

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The Lounging Suit
Peony goldenedit.com
$80.00

This playful red and white striped one-piece is perfect for on and off the beach. The low-back and knotted waist give it a feminine touch. 

Nautical Vibes
Londre Bodywear londrebodywear.com
$126.00

Jet off to a long-overdue beach getaway in this open-back silhouette. The ultra low back gives off sexy and feminine vibes while staying classic with navy blue nautical stripes. 

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Pop of Color
COS www.cos.com
$69.00

School the boys in beach volleyball this summer wearing this low-back yellow one-piece. This close-fit suit will keep everything in place while diving for the ball and keep the tan lines at a minimum with its low back and flattering V neckline.

Sporty Spice
adidas Originals amazon.com
$45.00
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You won't be hard to spot in this Adidas Originals seafoam green one-piece. This high-neck suit offers full coverage in the front that will help keep you active in the water all day long and a low back to keep things stylish.  

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Simple & Sweet
Anemone net-a-porter.com
$88.50

This Anemone suit with signature dainty florals is perfect for the minimalist. For a polished beach-day look, pair this ultra low-back suit with a ladylike cover-up like this Vitamin A linen skirt. You'll be set for a beach day-turned-date night. 

In Bloom
ASOS www.asos.com
$26.00

Give your swimwear a romantic touch with this wildflower low-back suit. Pair with a breezy cover up and your favorite sunnies to finish off your sweet summertime ensemble.  

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