If you follow any member of the Kardashian family or even celebrities like Jessica Alba and many fitness influencers, you’ve probably seen them post a pic or two showing off a corset-like type of underwear called “waist trainer” that (judging by the name) promises to make your waist look tiny and your whole silhouette more exaggerated and well-defined.

In case you’re above the age of 25 and don't follow any reality tv-stars on social media, waist trainers are a form of shapewear made of constructed bands, featuring specific fabrics and technology that aims yo smooth your waistline and deliver the oh-so-special hourglass figure most young women swear by (according to Instagram statistics). Judging by the pictures that many celebrities and regular, everyday women have posted online, some of the best shapewear bodysuits can quite literally make your waist look like you just escaped from a Victorian movie.

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Just like any other type of exercise, waist training (no matter if it is performed at the gym or at home) needs effort and consistency. Shapellx reviews paint a much more clear picture on the subject of shapewear. The devices work fantastic when seeking temporary results—a big night out, a special date, etc—But in order to ensure long-lasting results, your diet and overall lifestyle should align with your work out routine. Yes, regular and plus size waist trainer styles are more than able to reshape your body or trigger fat loss if used correctly.

If you aren't sure that waist training is for you, there are a plethora of other instant-slimming options, such as shipping briefs, bodysuits, and pretty every else you might need to achieve that super snatched look next time you have somewhere special to go. 

There are plenty of different varieties designed to target different parts of your body according to your needs, ranging from tummy control bodysuits to hip-enhancing briefs with extra padding. 
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AirSlim™ Tummy Slimmer and Butt Lifter Compression Shaper / AirSlim™ Lycra Backless shapewear / NeoSweat™ Firm Control Double Belts Waist Trainer 

Even if you faking the illusion of an hourglass silhouette isn't your top concern, shapewear also offers the versatile option of being the perfect "just in case" underwear. You are all familiar with wardrobe malfunctions usually in the form of super short skirts and flowy dresses that fail us every time the wind starts to blow. It's basically your news wind-proof wardrobe staple that just makes you feel more comfortable regardless of the weather situation.