Let's be honest — at one point or another, most of us have been fed up with our legs, especially our upper legs, in some way, shape or form. And of course this is a body part frequently shown off by summer fashions. So don't hide your legs — flaunt 'em!
If you're cautious about wearing shorts for fear that they'll be unflattering, find a couple of pairs that hit around the mid-thigh without pockets or too much detail, as those will only accentuate your width. The most important tip is to avoid any ill-fitting piece of clothing; a too-tight skirt or pair of shorts won't emphasize or minimize curves — they'll simply make them look lumpy and sloppy.
A good way to trick the eye into seeing a slimmer thigh is to put a bit of highlighter down the center: Try using a moisturizer mixed with a bit of highlighting powder. This causes the light to reflect and makes the whole leg appear thinner, smoother and more glowing.
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