By Joann M.
Trying on shapewear before buying it is essential; however, the experience can be frustrating. Here are three quick tips you can use to make the process a more pleasant and successful one:
Tip #1 – If you aren’t wearing a dress when shopping for shapewear in a department store, grab a nightgown from the sleepwear section before going into the fitting room. Slipping on a clingy cotton or satin nightie over your shaper will quickly show you whether you’ve chosen the right style and control level. The mirror will unremorsefully display any lines or bulges that still need to be corrected. You’ll have the chance to try on several styles until you find the one that does the best job of eliminating those flaws. This trick also works well when looking for new bras. Just grab a T-shirt, instead of a nightgown. Try it on over the bras to see whether it delivers the look you want. Remember, helping you look good in your clothes is ultimately what intimate apparel is all about. […]