Swimming and water workouts are great ways to get the body back in shape following breast cancer surgery. A gentle yet effective exercise, many doctors allow women to begin swimming shortly after their required recovery period.
Shopping for a swimsuit can feel overwhelming at the best of times, but even more so for women who have undergone a mastectomy. To help you get started, here are five of our favorite post-mastectomy swimsuits and their features.
1. Amoena Rhodes Mastectomy One-Piece
Amoena swimwear features pockets on both sides to securely hold your breast forms in place so you can swim freely in confidence. This sporty swimsuit comes in sizes 6-22 and also offers B and C cups. Fabric is 100% chlorine resistant.
2. Amoena Cocos Mastectomy One Piece
With elastic and adjustable shoulder straps for ultimate comfort, the Cocos mastectomy one-piece is another great swimsuit from Ameona. The solid black has an instant slimming effect to provide a confidence boost.
The Cocos has a medium neckline for moderate coverage and an optional horizontal back strap. The pocketed soft cups come in B, C, and D sizes, to accommodate swim forms should you choose to wear them. This chlorine-resistant suit comes in sizes 6-18.
3.Penbrooke MIO One Shoulder Mastectomy Suit
This Penbrooke one-piece is appealing for women who prefer a unique look. The one-shoulder stripe is wide and provides reinforced support for sensitive areas. The vibrant patterns and tummy control panels offer a desirable slimming look.
4. Penbrooke Maillot Krinkle Mastectomy Swimsuit
This solid black suit features a high cut neckline for ultimate coverage and protection throughout the healing process. The crinkle-like texture of the material combined with solid black provides a super-slimming effect. This gorgeous suit has an open back design for those women who want to show off a bit more skin.
The chlorine-resistant fabric ensures the life and longevity of the suit through many seasons. Penbrooke one-piece swimsuits come in sizes 8-18 and this suit is available in black or dark teal blue.
5. Jodee Mastectomy Sarong Swimsuit
The Jodee Mastectomy Sarong Swimsuit provides more coverage than a one-piece suit and a smooth and sleek fit. The sarong features double breast pockets to hold your prosthesis securely in place. Tummy panels crafted with nylon and spandex provide slimming and shaping.
Jodee swimsuits come in a wide range of sizes and this one is available in and 8-26W. The sarong comes with 3-button adjustable straps for your convenience. This fashionable piece from Jodee comes in four vibrant pattern selections: twilight, reflections, frenzy, and paradise. All Jodee suits should be hand washed.
At A Fitting Experience Mastectomy Shoppe we understand that shopping for the perfect mastectomy swimwear can feel a bit overwhelming at first. We are confident in our inventory as well as our knowledgeable and compassionate staff and we look forward to helping you find the perfect swimsuit. Please contact us to schedule your fitting appointment or if you have any questions about our products or services.