Style expert and best-selling author Charla Krupp shares easy ways to look thinner, taller, and sexier.
By Linda Moran Evans
Visually pare arms and chest with these upside tips:
-- Live in V-necks -- camis, tees, cardigans, anything and everything. The downward diamond shape elongates you. Just be sure to stop short of major cleavage; it looks tacky at any size.
-- Wear a minimizer bra. Seek out styles that dip low in front to go with your V-necks. (If you've never been professionally fitted, do it ASAP at your local department store.)
-- To cover less-than-toned arms, pick three-quarter-length sleeves. Check that the body of the shirt or sweater is tapered -- you don't want an allover blousy effect.
Top and jeans, Banana Republic. Ring, Jewelry Television. Bracelet, Prismera Design.