Conceal and reveal where it matters most with these tricks and clothes that make you look slimmer …
Read more: 22 easy ways to lose weight without dieting
Trim your tummy
Vertical lines will make you instantly look taller and slimmer, while a flattering peplum top that cinches in at the waist will skim over any problem areas. Pair it with a figure-hugging pencil skirt to create a beautiful, hourglass silhouette.
You can wear skinny jeans! Make sure you choose a high-waisted pair with a bit of stretch to create a smooth silhouette. A soft, long-line gilet in slimming black will also skim over curves, without adding bulk.
Read more: How to find the perfect jeans for your shape
Long & lean
Wearing the same hue from head to toe can visually ‘stretch’ a shorter figure, while clever side panels effortlessly slim your frame. Choose wide- or straight-leg pants to balance out wider hips or shoulders.
Skim your thighs
The diagonal line of a wrap dress (or, faux-wrap) visually slims your bottom half – the ruffle detail will whittle down your middle while disguising any lumps and bumps, too!
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