In case you've yet to hear it repeated all across the internet, we're in the midst of a Hot Girl Summer , and the term is reaching a fever pitch. We're not only hitting high summer, but our social lives are also starting to return to what they once were. But having a Hot Girl Summer is more of a mentality than anything, one that's centered around self-love, empowerment, and, of course, some fire 'fits. In just a matter of months, thong bikinis went from being low-key polarizing to becoming a key swimwear look, and I'm so here for it. And really, there's nothing better than that, regardless of what you're actually wearing. But let's talk specifics.
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Not registered? Register here. We blame Love Island. This year, the swimwear silhouette of choice among the female contestants is a bum-baring Brazilian bottom. The skimpy style was championed last year by the likes of Bella Hadid, Kim Kardashian , Kendall Jenner and Emily Ratajkowski , but now it's made it to the mainstream and onto our tv screens every night. Chances are, that as a Brit, your bum hasn't seen the light of day before. Understandably, then, you may want to do a bit of prep before brandishing your butt.
Thong Bikinis Are the Official Swimsuit of Hot Girl Summer (Yeah, I Said It)
Everyone should spend at least one day at the beach with their butt out. It was the norm in South America at the time for women, and even some men, to wear colaless literally bottomless bikinis. My mom was slender, tanned, and fit thanks to her love of Jazzercise , so you bet she looked killer in that bikini with its V-hips when she finally caved in and bought her first colaless bikini. My mom must have forgotten her days of lounging in the sun in a thong because she always steered me toward full-coverage bottoms.
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