If you haven’t gotten around to starting a new year’s workout plan yet, but you have noticed those few extra pounds since the holidays, don’t worry, we have a solution for you.
Yup, that’s right. A few dabs here, a couple of strokes there and the next thing you know, you’re looking 5 lbs lighter thanks to the magic of make-up and some of our other fave beauty products.
OK sure, they may not help you squeeze into your size 2 pants, but these goodies are a great tool to use until you’re back in fighting form. Test them out and let us know what you think!
Recommended for anyone who wants to get rid of a bit of access cellulite, Bliss' Fat Girl Scrub works to promote circulation through exfoliation and massage and helps reduce the accumulation of stagnant fluids that contribute to lumps and bumps.Who can argue with that?
(Bliss' FatGirlScrub, $38, sephora.com)
Beauty 101, when your lips look small the rest of your face looks large in comparison. Use this Laura Mercier Lip Plumper to plump and hydrate your bottom lip concentrating on the center.
(Laura Mercier Lip Plumper, $30, sephora.com)
Nothing can give the illusion of a thinner face like a bit of contouring. The Smashbox "Step by Step" Contouring Kit helps you create depth and diminsion (trust us, high cheek bones will make you look thinner!).
(Smashbox "Step by Step" Contouring Kit, $45, nordstrom.com)
We know, we know, the only way to truly lose weight is with a good workout and a healthy diet, but Caudalie Contouring Concentrate DOES promote drainage and helps smooth out dimply skin, leaving you feeling lighter.
(Caudalie Contouring Concentrate, $35, nordstrom.com)
It is no secret, tan legs equal skinny. To create a skinny illusion use Sally Hansen Airbrush Legs for perfection every time.
(Sally Hansen Airbrush Legs, $11.29, target.com)
Same wth lips, the bigger and wider your eyes seem the slimmer the rest of your face will appear. Use fake eyelashes on the corners of your eyes with extra mascara. (Tip: avoid the bottom lashes so you don't enclose the eyes)
(DuraLash, $3, ulta.com)