Slimming shorts are a special piece of clothing that is used to correct the figure and reduce volume in the hips and lower abdomen. Such shorts are quite popular among women who want to lose weight and get rid of excess volume, as well as cellulite, especially on the front, back of the thigh and buttocks.
Body shaping shorts are a product made of more often synthetic fabric in combination with rubber materials that create a slimming and thermal insulating effect. The most commonly used material is neoprene (in simple terms, foam rubber 3-5 mm thick. Lycra, elastane, nylon, polyamide and cotton are also used. The length of slimming shorts is usually just above the knee or captures the upper part of the calf, the upper part fits the stomach and goes for the umbilical line.
By purpose, shorts can be divided into two large groups:
- Directly for weight loss, active effect, improved perspiration, etc.;
- For visual body shaping: these shorts are worn as thermal underwear under tight dresses and similar clothes, where you want to create the effect of more slender legs and stomach and toned buttocks.
The most famous effect that slimming shorts represent is the “sauna effect”. Under a fully synthetic fabric, the skin is very warm, active sweating and fluid removal begin. In such shorts, it is recommended not to walk all day, but to wear directly for sports for no longer than an hour. It is effective to use such shorts for aerobic exercise (cardio training in the gym, running, cycling).
Many girls are familiar with procedures for reducing the volume of the hips and especially minimizing cellulite, which are carried out with the help of wrapping problem areas with cling film. The use of anti-cellulite slimming shorts is based on the same principle. Moreover, there are even shorts soaked in pepper tincture and other substances that stimulate blood circulation.
It is worth remembering that although some manufacturers of sports accessories promise a "passive effect" of slimming shorts, for really visible results and healthy weight loss, you need to adhere to proper nutrition, as well as ensure regular targeted physical activity. Special items of clothing, such as shorts, can only speed up the process.
Corrective shorts have a number of contraindications, including varicose veins, skin diseases, kidney disease, thrombosis, dermatitis, etc. Before buying, carefully read the full list or consult your doctor.
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