25 Shapewear Staples That Come With 5-Star Reviews as Standard

There may be areas of our bodies that we would like a bit of extra control on, whether it's a bit of lift in the bust or butt or a little added support in our hips and thigh area. There's certainly nothing wrong, either, with turning to a pair of Spanx or shaping shorts when you're in need of a little oomph—celebs do it all the time, especially when walking the red carpet.


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If you’re considering shapewear, we’ve found the best pieces out there, as told by the people who have actually worn them.

Luckily, the market is chock-full of great shapewear that promises to smooth out any lumps or bumps where you want to. Today, we're honing in on all the best tummy-control shapewear that we think is 100% worth the investment. These are pieces you can wear whenever you feel the need to trim your tummy, shape your waistline and support your back. Ready to see our finds? Read on to shop the shorts, briefs and bodysuits that offer ultimate tummy control without sacrificing comfort plus the reviews that have us convinced.

Shop the Best Tummy-Control Shapewear:

1. Wolford Tulle Control Shorts, £95
2. Spanx Stretch Bodysuit, £92
3. Klayd Klay Collection Square Body, £55
4. Spanx Oncore Control Shorts, £66
5. Miraclesuit Back Magic Waist Cincher, £46
6. Commando Two-Faced Tech Control Full Slip, £101
7. Commando Control Top Thong, £30
8. Marks & Spencer Magic Shaping High Waisted Leggings, £23
9. John Lewis & Partners Seamfree High Waist Briefs, £16
10. Spanx OnCore High-Waist Shaper Shorts, £74
11. Commando Luxe Control Stretch Mesh-Trimmed Tech-Jersey Bodysuit, £147
12. Spanx Higher High-Rise Mid-Thigh Shorts, £68
13. Skims Seamless Sculpt Brief Bodysuit, £70
14. Commando Ultimate Opaque Control Top Tights, £33
15. Miraclesuit High Waist Thigh Slimming Shorts, £62
16. Wacoal High Waist Long Leg Shaper, £70
17. John Lewis & Partners Rae Firm Control Slip in Black, £36
18. Miraclesuit High Waisted Slip, £56
19. Triumph True Shape Sensation, £65
20. Yummie Shaper Thong, £20
21. Yummie 3 in 1 Shaping Cami, £54
22. Belly Bandit Mother Tucker Compression Shorts, £55
23. Miraclesuit Tummy Tuck Wear Your Own Bra Bike Short Bodysuit, £85
24. Chantelle Soft Stretch Body, £42
25. M&S Firm Control High Leg Knickers, £10

1. Wolford Tulle Control Shorts

2. Spanx Stretch Bodysuit

3. Klayd Klay Collection Square Body

4. Spanx Oncore Control Shorts

5. Miraclesuit Back Magic Waist Cincher

6. Commando Two-Faced Tech Control Full Slip

7. Commando Control Top Thong

8. Marks & Spencer Magic Shaping High Waisted Leggings

9. John Lewis & Partners Seamfree High Waist Briefs

10. Spanx OnCore High-Waist Shaper Shorts

11. Commando Luxe Control stretch mesh-trimmed tech-jersey bodysuit

12. Spanx Higher High-Rise Mid-Thigh Shorts

13. Skims Seamless Sculpt Brief Bodysuit

14. Commando Ultimate Opaque Control Top Tights

15. Miraclesuit High Waist Thigh Slimming Shorts

16. Wacoal High Waist Long Leg Shaper

17. John Lewis & Partners Rae Firm Control Slip in Black

18. Miraclesuit High Waisted Slip

19. Triumph True Shape Sensation

20. Yummie Shaper Thong

21. Yummie 3 in 1 Shaping Cami

22. Belly Bandit Mother Tucker Compression Shorts

23. Miraclesuit Tummy Tuck Wear Your Own Bra Bike Short Bodysuit

24. Chantelle Soft Stretch Body

25. M&S Firm Control High Leg Knickers

This post was originally published at an earlier time and has since been updated.

Eva Thomas