11 best Skims alternatives to shop, according to social media and customer reviews
Skims is one of our favorite brands for everything from shapewear to loungewear – and with good reason! The Kim Kardashian-owned brand’s fashions are not only super comfortable, but also incredibly flattering thanks to their signature shapewear technology that accentuates your curves and fits everyone. Unfortunately, as much as we love how soft, stretchy, and snuggly these pieces are, they can be really hard to get our hands on. New drops often sell out quickly, and even when they’re in stock, they’re more expensive.
Thankfully, social media users and online reviewers have found a range of affordable shapewear options that look and feel nearly identical, and at a fraction of the price. Whether you’re looking for a fluffy loungewear set, a figure-flattering bodysuit, or a drool-worthy slip dress that’ll make you feel like Kim Kardashian herself, we’ve rounded up the best Skims dupes available online. Read on to buy all 11 pieces below.
Best high neck bodysuit
This elegant high neck bodysuit looks great with everything from chic skirts to relaxed jeans.
According to thousands of Amazon buyers, this is Reoria seamless body is almost identical to the more than twice as expensive Skims Fits Everybody Body with a high neckline. Reorias is made from a soft and stretchy nylon/spandex blend and comes in a rich 24 colors. Unfortunately, sizing isn’t as comprehensive as the Skims version, only ranging from XS to 2XL. “10/10 buy in any color” gushed one buyer. “Finally a bodysuit that fits and hugs without leaving underwear marks! Seriously, the best value for money. So many people have asked if it’s Skims.”
Best body slimmer
Who doesn’t love multitasking shapewear?
The Open-chested body, more slender from the Spanx diffusion line Assets is a great alternative to Skim’s open-chested bodysuit, which is currently sold out in all colors and sizes. Its compression technology flattens your tummy and hips while lifting your bum to give you a cheeky rear view. Perhaps best of all, it features a double gusset opening that makes going to the toilet super easy. One happy customer wrote, “This has to be the best snatch I’ve ever worn on my body.” I’m so impressed I’d rate it on par with my Skims clothing. That makes Kim K. competition!!!”
Best fluffy loungewear set
Who wouldn’t love to snuggle up in a fluffy set like this? Skims Cozy Collection? Sure, but 1) a lot of these are sold out and 2) there is this one Tres cheaper three-piece set on Amazon, which can be yours for the price of a Skims item. Each comes with a cropped tank top, lounge pants and long duster cardigan, all made from the same warm, ultra-soft fabric. There are 30 styles to choose from, so you can buy and mix and match multiple sets. “No kidding, that’s pretty much the same as my half price Skims lounge set.” wrote a five-star reviewer.
Best Ribbed Leggings
Leggings that are flattering, comfortable and affordable? Yes, please!
If you like the look and feel of Ribbed leggings from Skims But you want a high waist that pulls you in (and want to spend $20 less for it), consider getting it these skyscrapers by JoyLab. They’re machine washable and feature a seamless design for a comfortable fit that won’t chafe, and they feature an elegant ribbed finish for a stylish look. “Comfortable, fits in mom’s bag and doesn’t roll down,” gushed one shopper.
Best Ribbed T-Shirt
At $8 each, we plan on buying several of these classic tees.
Are you looking for a ribbed t-shirt to match the leggings above? TikTok user @alisonbeaaa says this Shirts have the same neckline and ribbing as Skims cotton rib t-shirtsthat are sold out. She even prefers the length of the Target shirts over their more expensive counterpart. Luckily for you, these $8 basics come in 12 colors and sizes XS through 4XL.
Best shapewear body
Accordingly @snipestwins You don’t have to spend $68 on TikTok to get a flattering and comfortable slimming bodysuit. The duo stood side by side in one outfit Skim’s shaping body and the other wears the $20+ cheaper Shaperx style, and it was almost impossible to tell the difference. No wonder the Shaperx option has become the #1 best seller on Amazon. “I needed a compression garment to wear after surgery. I ordered this and a Skims. I am so in love with this product!! When the skims were delivered I tried them on and decided to send them back. I like this one better!!! easily caught”, boasted one customer.
Best Slip Dress
We can’t get over how flattering this lounge slip dress is!
If you’ve been anywhere on social media, you’ve probably already seen the viral effect Skims lounge slip dressand TikTok users @talilii said she found a more budget-friendly alternative. In the video, she shows both versions of the dress and compares them side-by-side, saying the shape and fabric look basically the same. In fact, she loved the alternative so much that she “bought one in each color before it ran out.”
Best long sleeve body
This simple scoop neck body suits all shapes and sizes.
TikToker @Indybelle_ posted a video about a $31 alternative Long sleeve scoop neck bodysuit from Skims. “It’s the stretchiest and butteriest fabric. Fully double lined and seamless… and it’s a thong so no underwear lines. It’s so flattering, literally, I’ll have one in every style,” she announced while modeling this bargain.
Create a sleek base under any outfit with this lightweight bralette.
This Maidenform bralette is another favorite of shoppers and social media influencers alike. TikTok user @Simone_spams says, “I feel supported…it’s soft, I feel like it’s doing the exact same thing” as the Skims Fits Everybody Scoop Bralette.” The Maidenform option isn’t just cheaper; It also features a patented SmoothTec band that keeps it in place and prevents roll-up, fully adjustable straps, and structured side panels to smooth and support you.
Best seamless thong
You can get five seamless thongs for less than the price of one Skims option!
No one likes the dreaded visible panty creases, and this is probably why Seamless thongs by Voenxe and their more expensive counterparts, the Skims Fits Everybody thongs, are so popular. But while you’ll save $18 on a Skims thong, you can get a five-pack for just $15. Both versions are made from a soft and stretchy polyamide and elastane blend and feature a cotton gusset at the crotch for extra comfort.
Best Ribbed Shorts
This two-piece set from Ekaliy not only offers you a cheaper alternative the Skims Rib boxer shorts, it also comes with a similar matching top. And both parts together cost less than the price of a Skims article. The lightweight, ribbed set is stretchy, comfortable and perfect for relaxing and low-impact workouts. There are 19 colors available and buyers say it’s so flattering you’ll want more than one set in your collection. “The material is soft and buttery, has the perfect thickness, and hugs your curves in just the right way. I’ll admit I was worried that this would fit at all, but as soon as I put it on I knew I had to buy the other colorways.” wrote one.
The reviews cited above reflect the most current versions at the time of publication.