See the style and beauty tricks that help Ashley Tisdale, Jessica Alba and Kim Kardashian rock the red carpet
Curve Out a Waist
Dresses with peplum details by designers from H&M to Louis Vuitton can make midsections look thinner, says Verdi. Pear-shaped? Try a tailored ruffle made from minimal material "to deemphasize hips," he suggests. Have a straighter figure like Dakota Fanning (in Elie Saab)? A gathered flare adds volume to create a sexy, hourglass silhouette.
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