Shapewear can help you look and feel your best, but it needs to be able to smooth while still feeling comfortable. With so many styles to choose from, it's hard to know which ones actually offer tummy control or can help slim love handles, muffin tops, and more. These must-haves, picked by the Good Housekeeping Institute Textiles Lab, offer something for everyone regardless of your target areas or style preferences. While you're shopping, don't miss our best bras for large busts to keep the ladies in check and best slimming swimsuits for summer 2019.
This do-it-all style shapes your thighs, butt, and hips with extra emphasis on the tummy. The higher rise is designed to get rid of muffin tops and there's a no-slip waistband to help it stay in place. The best part is you can wear it all day: The lightweight, seamless fabric offers medium firmness, so it'll smooth without feeing like you can't breathe.
These shorts are also lightweight and seamless so they'll smooth without feeling too constricting,plus they don't come up as high as the previous pair. Think of them as a layering bottom that you can wear under anything, whether skirts, dresses, or pants. Not to mention, they're super affordable so you can even buy multiple pairs if you want to wear them every day.