With many women feeling self-conscious about the way they look, a few simple fashion tricks can help to make you look slimmer, which in turn could boost your confidence and you’ll feel happier about the way you look. As a general rule, remember to look for clothing with details that forces the eye to look at you up and down rather than side-to-side. This just helps to reduce the amount of width a person sees which will make you appear thinner.

1. Fitted Undergarments

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The first thing you can do to suck in those unwanted lumps and bumps are by wearing fitted undergarments. The right shaped underwear helps you to shape your body and make things more defined. Try to avoid styles that flatten you completely as it’s nice to give your body a shape. Try look for underwear that will enhance the parts of your body you feel confident about.

2. Avoid Tight Clothes

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Avoid clothes that cling to you. Tight spandex-like materiel will often cling to your body and not in the right parts. You want to look slimmer so aim to draw attention away from areas you don’t like instead of showing them off with tight fitting clothing. Wearing clothing that’s too small for you will also do you no favours, so make sure you’re wearing the right size clothes.

3. Black is the New Black

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Wearing colour will brighten up your wardrobe but black does have a slimming effect and can look especially nice on trousers, skirts or even dresses. After all a little black dress is famous for a reason so you should try to embrace black without looking too dull.

4. Good Posture

Having a good posture will also help the way you look. By standing up straight, pulling your stomach in and keeping your shoulders back it will keep you looking slim and tall. Slouching over will just cause you to look older and frumpier. These fashion tricks will also make you look slimmer.

5. Healthy Diet

Lastly if you’re still unhappy about your weight then do something about it. Manage the way you look with a diet and regular exercise. Avoid eating junk and processed foods. A little bit of exercise can help you slim down, which will leave you feeling healthier and much more confident.

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