Stuff the Diet—These Slimming Tricks Come Straight From Your Wardrobe

A few years ago, a feature on how to look slimmer might have included depressing tips on why you shouldn't have dressing on your salad (erm, that's the best part) and doing some awful 24-hour lemon water diet. Hallelujah for 2018, then, and the fact that aspiring to be a size zero is much less of a trend. The body positivity movement has meant we're much better at embracing our different body shapes and sizes, and that doesn't involve obsessively counting calories.

We all still want to look our best, and for any given silhouette, there will always be pieces that flatter more than others. So, rather than a fad diet, we'd suggest exploring the fact that your wardrobe holds all the solutions you need to look your best. The A-list knows this already and often uses dressing tricks to accentuate the parts of their bodies that they love. Ready to learn from the pros? Keep scrolling for seven tricks on how to look slimmer.

Right, pass us the chocolate.