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Waist trainers anyone?

(7 Posts)
Albadross Mon 15-Aug-16 14:53:56

Do they work?

phedre Mon 15-Aug-16 14:55:46

No

Albadross Mon 15-Aug-16 15:00:11

Oh. Ok blush

AnchorDownDeepBreath Mon 15-Aug-16 15:02:45

They do whilst you're wearing it - although the flab needs to go somewhere, so it goes under the trainer or above it, it doesn't disappear. It also squishes your organs, though, and ruins your posture. Your waist won't actually "train" to look slimmer.

It doesn't even really work as an incentive to eat less because you see the bulge and think a magnum won't hurt that much.

Biologically I knew this would be the case but I tried it anyway. My doctor laughed. And then made me promise to stop wearing it.

PinkyPlumet Mon 15-Aug-16 15:19:55

In a word- no.

SpeakNoWords Mon 15-Aug-16 15:24:59

Waist trainer = corset? Just a fancy new name for them?

SaggyNaggy Mon 15-Aug-16 15:31:43

They sort of do.
A proper waist training corset and regime will semipermanently reduce your waist. But it requires a massive amount t of dedication and usually a fairly expensive, custom made corset.

Check out Lucy's corsets on you tube.
youtu.be/FB39kT-ZvV4

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