8 Tricks to Make Your Legs Look Long and Lean
Cameron Diaz, Deepika Padukone, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley – what do all these divas have in common? Incredibly long, sexy legs. Sigh! Don’t we all wish we had them? Be it maxi dresses with thigh high slits or sexy mini skirts, it would be so much easier to pull off any look effortlessly. Fret not, you don’t actually have to be 5 feet 9 inches or taller. It’s a world of illusions and appearances, so all you need to know are a few simple tricks. And as usual, we’ve done the homework for you. Here are some ways to make your legs look longer and leaner.
PS: These apply to lasses of all heights and frames.
1. Black Will Always Have Your Back
We all know the magical slimming effects of this dark hue, so dressing your legs in black will obviously give you some fab results. Pair black leggings or stockings with black heels for an illusion of never-ending stems.
2. Get Bronzed!
Bronzer should be a must in your makeup bag. Rub some on with a little bit of shimmer down your shins to give an elongated illusion. Your calves will also shine as they hit the light with your movements, giving you gorgeously tanned stunners.
3. Bring Back Asymmetrical
Before you throw out last year’s hugely popular trend of asymmetric skirts and dresses, you may want to remember that they play tricks on the eye to make your legs look way longer. Instead of a defining horizontal hem, they have a peek-a-boo effect on your pins, confusing others into not knowing where the dress ends and where your legs actually start!
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