16 Best Shapewear for a Backless Dress

16 Best Shapewear for a Backless Dress

If you have a special event, a summer barbecue, or a beach vacation coming up, you may be looking forward to showing some skin in a backless dress. You’ve already found a few styles you love and even picked out shoes to match, but finding the right underpinnings has been a challenge. Maybe you’re trying to prevent thigh rub under dresses self-conscious, or you want to give your butt a little lift without feeling frumpy. Fortunately, Leonisa is here with discreet shapewear that highlights your curves when you’re wearing backless styles. Read on to discover more about our shaping and butt-enhancing panties, women’s compression panties, shorts and leggings, plus our wonderful plunge-back foundations that will keep you feeling unrestricted and looking great.

1. Classic Satin Butt Lifter Firm Compression Brief

Stylish women will be delighted by our classic satin butt lifter firm compression brief in black, beige, or white. This panty is made for dressing up. If you're wearing silky fabric, it will glide over the elegant satin exterior, while the ruching detail in the center of the back enhances and lifts your butt cheeks. This high-waisted foundation grazes your belly button as the PowerSlim® inner lining flattens and shapes your tummy. High-cut, soft microfiber leg bands give you freedom of movement, while the cotton gusset keeps you feeling fresh. Go braless or wear this panty with a backless bra and dance to the beat with confidence.

2. Longline Strapless Bustier Bra

The longline strapless bustier bra was specially designed for shaping under backless dresses, making it the perfect option. This bra offers a longline bustier bra that covers your tummy and lower back, underwire cups and a silicone anti-slip grip lining so you can feel comfortable knowing your bra won’t move all night long. It’s double-layered with our PowerSlim® fabric that gives moderate compression to sculpt your stomach and back. 

3. High-Cut Seamless Shaper Panty

For a soft, comfortable, firm compression undergarment you can wear through an afternoon concert, pick our high-cut seamless shaper panty in black or nude. Get invisible support under your favorite halter dress with our signature DuraFit® fabric that shapes your silhouette and pulls everything in. The flattering back seams will enhance your curves and lift your butt, while the cotton gusset keeps you cool. Seamless, high-cut leg bands will skim past your skin and won’t show under your clothes.

4. Perfect Fit High-Waisted Seamless Shaper Panty

This hipster sculpts your curves with firm DuraFit® compression technology that feels fresh and light under your airiest backless dresses. The cutting-edge construction of the perfect fit high-waisted seamless shaper panty provides completely seamless coverage, so the panty glides over your body without ever showing under your clothes. This shapewear is made from polyamide and elastane and comes in black, nude and white colorways that complement all your favorite outfits.

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5. Lace Stripe Undetectable Classic Shaper Panty

Flatten your tummy and nip in your waist with this moderate compression, high-waisted panty. Super-flat seams keep things discreet and will never show through your outfit. Made with sheer, stylish SmartLace®, the angled stripes follow the shape of your hips and cheeks to highlight your curves. Thong styling in the back gives your butt a natural-looking lift, and the cotton gusset will keep you comfortable all day long. 

Complement a coastal look by wearing the lace stripe undetectable classic shaper panty as a foundation under shorts or a ship-shape, A-line apron dress that bares your back for a maritime feel. With a rainbow of colors and skin tones to choose from, this panty is a sporty and feminine favorite.

6. Truly Undetectable Comfy Shaper Panty

You just found the perfect linen jumpsuit with a bare, crisscross back, and you need elegant, sleek shapewear to match. The simple, stylish and truly undetectable comfy shaper panty is made from smooth polyamide and elastane. Mesh panels and hi-cut design details enhance your figure while staying discreet behind the scenes. Flex-fit fabric provides extremely soft and comfortable support that gently sculpts your curves and holds in your mid-to-lower tummy. The super-flat high waistband and leg bands keep everything in place without creating unsightly lines, while the sheer SmartLace® bottom hides cellulite. A thong effect in the back gives your butt a natural, lifted look, and the cotton gusset keeps you feeling fresh. Choose from three warm shades that suit dark, medium, and light skin tones, plus black, steel blue, and white colorways.

7. Seamless Thong Shaper Panty

Get cheeky in a minimalist seamless thong shaper panty that goes with everything and makes your back the star of the show. It’s perfect to wear under fitted capris with a silk scarf tied as a bandeau top. 

Available in black or nude, this simple, seamless thong shaper panty combines compression, comfort and freedom. The high-waisted cut features wide side panels that smooth and shape your pelvis while staying discreetly hidden for a no-show look. As double-layered DuraFit® fabric flattens your tummy, a single layer of the same polyamide and elastane blend moves with you as it hugs your lumbar region. The thong-style back lifts and separates your buttocks to make the most of your curves, and a cotton gusset keeps you feeling fresh all day.

8. High-Waisted Satin Detail Shaping Thong

With a black-only colorway, sophisticated geometric seaming and a PowerSlim® lining, this high-waisted satin detail shaping thong holds in your belly while exposing your cheeks in the back. The polyamide and elastane fabric provides moderate compression, and the no-show design and cotton gusset will help you feel lithe and confident when you wear fitted pants and shorts with open-back, lace-up summer tops.

9. Well-Rounded Invisible Butt Lifter Shaper Short

Show off your skin and smooth out your curves with our ultra-light SkinFuse® shaper short. This design makes the most of your silhouette by shaping your hips, thighs, waist and tummy with targeted compression, while triangular inserts on the legs stretch for comfort. Butt lifter bands boost your cheeks, and sheer mesh enhances the curve of your backside. Specially designed leg bands keep this shaper invisible under your tightest clothes, so it’s perfect to wear with a clingy, bodycon, scoop-back tank dress. The well-rounded invisible butt lifter shaper short is available in black or soft natural colorways, the polyamide and elastane fabric and cotton gusset make this foundation comfortable enough to wear every day for hours at a time.

10. Perfect Fit No-Show Classic Smoothing Panty

If you want easy-to-wear shapewear that will stay invisible under a relaxed scoop-back dress, we’ve got you covered. Our perfect fit no-show classic smoothing panty features a mid-rise design, high-cut legs and comfortable compression that shapes your tummy. The center seam in the back will give your butt a lift, and the thermofused leg openings prevent panty lines. Available in black, white, and beige colorways, you’ll feel fantastic in the stretchy, super-soft polyamide and elastane fabric, while the cotton gusset keeps you feeling fresh.

11. Plunge-Back Classic Sculpting Body Shaper

Get the skin-baring look you love and the full-coverage support you need with a plunge-back classic sculpting body shaper. Available in beige and black colorways, it’s made of cooling, ultra-light DuraFit® shaping fabric that’s soft and comfortable. The double-layered, firm compression panels will sculpt your tummy, while wide, supportive straps pull everything up and support your bust. The plunge design works perfectly with flowy dresses that bare your back. Ruched seaming lifts your butt, and an adjustable hook-and-eye gusset lets you create a customized fit that works for you. Wear this cotton-lined, polyamide and elastane shaper every day and feel great about your silhouette.

12. Undetectable Step-in Mid-Thigh Body Shaper

If you want to accentuate your curves all over, this undetectable step-in mid-thigh body shaper is for you. The firm compression DuraFit® fabric will give your curves a sculpted look as it smooths out your hips, thighs and torso. Double-layered fabric shapes your waist without hooks or zippers, while the single-layered shorts keep you cool and prevent thigh chafing. The laser-cut leg openings keep this shapewear bodysuit invisible under the clingiest fabrics, and the plunge design will shape your sides while giving you the freedom to wear daring scoop-back dresses. A ruched center seam in the back gives your butt a natural-looking lift, while wide attached straps support your bust and hold everything in place. Available in black or nude, this cotton-lined polyamide and elastane bodysuit is constructed with an open gusset for easy, comfortable wear day or night.

13. Invisible High-Waisted Capri Shaper

To sculpt your lower half under jumpsuits, pants, and maxi dresses while keeping your back and shoulders bare, choose our invisible high-waisted capri shaper in black or nude. This shapewear is designed to shape your tummy, waist, hips, and the outside of your thighs. The SkinFuse® fabric provides moderate compression below your waist with mesh cutouts and a thong effect in the back that accentuates the curves of your butt and prevents flattening. Below the knee, the polyamide and elastane fabric relaxes, so it won’t dig into your skin. The ultra-light, seamless construction keeps the garment invisible under your clothes and creates a stretchy, comfortable, second-skin feel.

14. High-Cut Shaper Panty

When you want to show off some skin, bare your shoulders, and make your butt look amazing, choose our high-cut shaper panty in one of three skin-tone-friendly shades or a black or white option. This classic polyamide and elastane panty has thong-effect seaming in the back that lifts and separates your butt cheeks. It comfortably shapes and smooths your tummy without feeling too tight, and the high-waisted design provides plenty of coverage. The lightweight fabric and cotton gusset make it easy to wear all day, so you can feel great pairing this tummy control shapewear with any backless bra, top or dress you like.

15. High-Waisted Sheer Lace Shaper Panty

Enhance your curves in a high-waisted sheer lace shaper panty in black or nude made from sheer SmartLace®, DuraFit® fabric, and shimmery elastic. This polyamide and elastane shaper will hide cellulite and smooth your tummy with moderate compression, and the back is designed with a thong effect that gives your buttocks a natural-looking lift. Flat, seamless leg bands stay discreetly hidden under your clothes, and the cotton gusset will keep you comfortable. Wear this panty with skirts, shorts and the open-back top of your choice, or pair it with our matching plunge-back bra and a scoop-back blouse.

16. Firm Compression Butt Lifter Shaper Short

Firm Compression Butt Lifter Shaper Short

Sculpt your waist, tummy, thighs and backside with a sleek, firm compression butt lifter shaper short in nude or black. PowerSlim® fabric, special bands, sheer panels and ruched seaming in the back all contribute to the shapely butt that dreams are made of. Super-flat leg bands stay comfortably put, and the short-style bottom will hide cellulite and keep your thighs from chafing under skirts and dresses. The cotton gusset will keep you cool, and the supportive polyamide and elastane will keep you feeling energetic and confident in your slinkiest body-con dress.

Complete Your Beautiful Backless Look With Stunning Shapewear From Leonisa

When you want to highlight your curves and feel amazing in a backless outfit, the right shapewear can give you everything you need. Leonisa’s shapewear panties, capris, leggings, shorts and bodysuits will keep you feeling sleek without ever sacrificing your comfort. With a broad range of colors and sizes, our inclusive lineup of shapers provides options for each outfit and every body type. You’ll feel fantastic in a foundation that makes the most of your figure as you enjoy the world in your favorite backless dress.

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