10 Mastectomy swimsuits with pockets

Mastectomy swimsuits look like any other well-designed swimsuit. But these 10 post-surgery one-pieces have discreet pockets for one or two prostheses. No reason for you to not have a swim. Or just to relax and lay down in a well-fitted bathing suit!

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What is a mastectomy swimsuit?

Gottex Women’s Mastectomy High Neck One Piece Swimsuit | See details at Amazon.com

A mastectomy bathing suit is designed with discreet prosthetic pockets. The pockets can hold one or two breast prostheses or other inserts.

Post-mastectomy swimwear is suitable for all women after an operation and may have had a single or double mastectomy.

Brands like Amoena, Land’s End, and Penbrooke do a great job designing beautiful swimwear with pockets.


Features of a mastectomy swimsuit

Gottex Women’s Textured Mastectomy High Neck One Piece Swimsuit | See details at Amazon.com

As a mastectomy swimsuit may look like any other swimsuit, it sure is a design that is well thought through by its designers.

Features

  • discreet pockets inside the cups of the swimwear
  • breast prosthesis can be placed in either one or in both cups
  • suitable for women having had a single or a double mastectomy
  • the pockets provide a secure layer between you and the breast form
  • a high neckline may hide surgical scars
  • a higher neckline prevents the sun from to much sun exposure
  • smaller armholes that can cover scars that you might have
  • under the arm support especially helpful for full mastectomy or lumpectomy issues
  • slimming features like tummy control panels
  • they are usually wire-free
woman in a slimming high neck line swimsuit for after mastectomy
Slimming features for tummy control

A mastectomy swimsuit gives you the confidence of not risking your breasts form to slip. The soft pocketed soft cups provide for that.


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Let’s look at 10 well reviewed one-pieces.


10 mastectomy bathing suits | 3 brands


1. Amoena Malta pocketed mastectomy swimsuit | B-C cups

Amoena Malta pocketed mastectomy swimsuit | See details Amoena store at Amazon.com

 in beautiful red or blue
medium neckline with ruffles

Most styles of Amoena swimwear have B and C cup fittings, with a selection ranging from AA through to F.


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2. Amoena Ayon tankini top pocketed swimsuit | B-C cups

Amoena Ayon tankini top pocketed swimsuit | See details Amoena store at Amazon.com

 a comfortable tankini top
wide-set shoulder straps
flattering loose fit top for all women


3. Amoena Key West pocketed swimsuit with zipper | B-D cups

Amoena Key West pocketed swimsuit with zipper | See details Amoena store at Amazon.com

 a zippered swimsuit
racer-back styles
flattering panel seams
zipper opens all the way, so it’s easy to put on and take off!


4. Amoena women’s Aqua Wave Swim breast form | AA-G

Amoena women’s Aqua Wave Swim breast form | See details Amoena store at Amazon.com

 made from clear silicone
water-resistant
dries quickly
confident in and outside the water

Packaged with a stylish waterproof drawstring bag that can hold a wet swimsuit.


5. Amoena Rhodes polyester chlorine-resistance swimsuit | B-C cups

Amoena Rhodes polyester chlorine-resistance swimsuit | See details Amoena store at Amazon.com

 sportive style swimsuit with soft cups
100% chlorine resistant fabric
panel seams in front for a slim silhouette
very suitable for doing water aerobics


6. Penbrooke mastectomy blouson soft cup tummy control swimsuit | 10-16

Penbrooke Women’s Swimwear Jungle Exotic Mastectomy Blouson Soft Cup Tummy Control One Piece Swimsuit | See details at Amazon.com

 one-piece with 18% LYCRA® Spandex
blouson top
mastectomy pockets and built-in soft cups
tummy control and a solid bottom


7. Penbrooke Krinkle chlorine-resistant mastectomy high neck maillot swimsuit| 8-18

Penbrooke Women’s Krinkle Chlorine-Proof Mastectomy High Neck Maillot Swimsuit | See details at Amazon.com

 made of polyester
chlorine proof
high neck cross back design
tummy control


8. Penbrooke Plus-Size crinkle chlorine-proof mastectomy scoop neck | 22-26

Penbrooke Women’s Plus-Size Krinkle Chlorine-Proof Mastectomy Scoop Neck Sheath One Piece Swimsuit | See details at Amazon.com

 plus size swimsuit
tummy control
soft cups
pocketed for mastectomy breast forms


9. Land’s End plus size mastectomy chlorine resistant swimsuit soft cup

mastectomy swimsuit chlorine resistant

Women’s Plus Size Mastectomy Chlorine Resistant Tugless One Piece Swimsuit Soft Cup | See details at Landsend.com

 plus size bathing suit
classic and simple scoop neck
slightly higher neckline and armholes for added coverage 


10. Land’s End mastectomy slender v-neck chlorine resistant skirted swimsuit | 8-18

model wearing a classic black swimsuit with pockets for women having had a mastectomy

Land’s End mastectomy slender v-neck chlorine resistant skirted swimsuit | 8-18 | See details at Landsend.com

 classic black swimsuit
V-neckline
subtle skirted overlay 


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