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Get Polished: Nail Trends for Fall 2014

Without saying a word, your fingers can make a huge fashion statement.  That is, if you know the polish trends of the season.  This fall, the trends are a mix of subtle elegance and outrageously bold colors, along with matte tints and glittery party styles.

Avoid hemming and hawing for 20 minutes in front of the color racks at your next mani/pedi.  Check out these nail polish trends for this fall:

Neat-o Neon:  Summer may have slipped away, but you can keep the colors bright and sharp with neon nail polish.  Take your pick – pink, green, yellow or orange.  Whatever catches your eye in neon is hot this fall.

nail trendsOkie-Dokie Smoky:  You’ve heard of smoky eyes but why not smoky nails?  It’s sexy and mysterious, a perfect way to enter a new season.  To achieve the smoky trend, select your favorite nail color and add a hazy dark overcoat that will create a shadowy look.  These lacquers are now available from some of your favorite brands.

We’re Talkin’ Teal:  It’s not blue, it’s not green, it’s teal.  This flirty color looks great with almost any outfit and will stand out among the traditional pinks and reds.

Heavy Metal:  The heavy metal trend is about texture as much as it is about color.  Metallic gold and sequin bronze are on point.  These fun shiny colors with flakes of texture will make a bold statement day or night.  Be sure to put on a clear top coat to keep your nails feeling smooth but looking vibrant.

Classy, Sassy Navy:  Dark nail colors have gone from goth to glam in the past few years. This fall, a glossy classic navy is on trend.  Fashion warning: if you’re going to select navy at your next mani, plan your wardrobe accordingly.  That means no all-black outfits for a week.  Instead go for bright colors to contrast your dark nail choice.

Naturally Neutral:  Tan, cream or dusty pink are terrific choices as the weather cools.  Select matte versions of these colors for subtle perfection.

Glitz and Glam Purple:  When you’re in a party mood, go for a sparkly, glittery deep purple tint.  This royal jeweled tone says, “I’m ready to rock and I’m doing it in style.”

This fall, let your fingers do the talking with these hot nail trends!

The Best Jeans for YOUR Body Type

Every fabulous woman should buy a new pair of jeans each fall.  Just like updating your full figure bras several times a year, a new season is a great time to treat yourself to new jeans.  Before you shop, evaluate the jeans you already own to see which ones you like best and which ones need replacing.

Also similar to your full figure bras, fit, comfort and style are essential, especially if you live in your jeans.  Check out our handy guide to the best jeans for your body type:

Curvy and Proud:  If you have curves all over, don’t be afraid of skinny jeans.  They’ll highlight your best features.  Pick a style with a bit of spandex that will stretch to fit your body perfectly.  Skinny jeans beg for flowing tops.  If you’re worried about looking too baggy up top, try an empire waist blouse that will accentuate your upper curves, while still giving you a breezy contrast to your form-fitting jeans.

Pear Shape:  Balance curvy hips and bums with boot cut jeans.  The slightly tapered flair is just what you need for an even look.  Plus you’ll be ready to show off those hot new boots you got this fall.  Boot cut jeans pair nicely with fitted sweaters and tops.  You can accessorize with fun belts too.

woman_seat_fashion_pose_healsThicker Waist:  It’s natural for women to be soft in the middle.  If your tummy pooches, wear a mid-rise jean that comes just below your belly button.  Also look for a firming fabric that will help slim any bulges.  It’s no fun to suck in all day so let your jeans do it for you.  Select tops that hit below your tummy to avoid cutting yourself off at an awkward spot.

Full Thighs:  Boyfriend cut jeans are lose in the thigh without adding bulky fabric that will gather in all the wrong places.  This relaxed-fit style is great with anything from sweatshirts and sneakers to fitted tanks and heals.

Round Bottom:  If you have a round bottom, wear a higher waisted jean.  We aren’t talking mom jeans, just give yourself the coverage you need.  No plumbers please!  Longer blouses and sweaters work nicely with high waist jeans.  Or if you aren’t a fan of high waist pants, be sure your jeans have back pockets.  Believe it or not, they are slimming on full bottoms.

trouser jeansAll Legs:  Style your long legs in trouser jeans.  These are shaped more like dress pants and are ideal for anyone whose legs go on for days or likes to wear very high heals.  An added bonus, you can dress up or dress down trouser jeans.  Go for a chic top, blazer and some killer pumps on casual Fridays, or try a t-shirt and wedges for Sunday brunch.

Not All Legs:  Shorter women have more luck with mid-rise jeans because they make the legs appear longer.  If you are already short, you certainly don’t want anything to make you look shorter.  Boot cut or tapered are both fine for short legs but do add a heal when the occasion warrants…and doesn’t it always?

Muscular Calves:  Whether you come by it naturally or worked hard in the gym to achieve them, you may have trouble slipping on slim-fit jeans.  Instead stick with straight leg or boot cut styles that won’t cause problems at the calves.

 

 

A few more tips to keep in mind…

Darker jeans are slimming.  Select dark washes or even black or dark grey jeans to achieve a leaner appearance.

Have fun with washes, fades and distressed fabrics, but be aware they add depth to your look.  Make sure the details fall at the right place for your body.

Many full figure brands make jeans specifically with your body type in mind.  You may find that these brands work better because they are more attuned to how clothes should fit full figure women.

Great jeans don’t have to cost a fortune.  Designer brands are fun to have, but you can find magnificent jeans that fit your body almost anywhere.

Happy jeans shopping, Leading Ladies!

Full Figure Women Represent at Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week is well underway and full figure women are representing this year!  From bustier tops to business suits, full figure models are strutting down the most prestigious streets of New York, the fashion runways.

In years past, when a designer slated a full figure model or two in his show, it would make a media splash.  The statement being that the designer took a risk showing a plus size woman wearing his couture.  But this year, full figure models are included in many runway shows – from exclusive full figure brands, to styles meant for every body – and there is actually very little media attention.  The lack of ink proves that showing a range of women on the runway is not and should not be out of the ordinary.  Rather, it is representative of the women we are and we see every day.  Where people are noticing is on social media; Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are ablaze with applause and gratitude for showing women of all sizes on the runway.

bettty jean coutureWhile many of the top designers have not yet followed suit, several up-and-coming designers understand the importance of showing their clothes and accessories are meant for everyone, of any size, color or walk of life.  That means curvy women, flat-chested women, mothers, you name it.  And now they are showing up on the runway.  Plus size fashion is a huge industry, especially among a younger population of fashionistas, and smart designers are capitalizing on that.

Also noteworthy, some exclusive full figure designers such as Betty Jean Couture have shows during New York Fashion Week.  While there is a separate fashion week earlier in the year dedicated to full figure fashion, many designers find it important to bring their lines to the main stage with other universal brands.  It’s about showing women that high fashion does come in their size, even if that is a plus size, and leveling the playing field for all women.

And full figure women are representing all over New York this month.  Uptown Fashion Week begins just as “downtown” Fashion Week is winding down.  It’s an alternative high fashion event for “emerging, established and celebrity designers.”  This year, Uptown Fashion Week will be featuring a slew of full figure models.  Last week the event organizers held a casting call specific to plus size models.  Their goal is to make fashion accessible to everyone by showing a variety of body types on their runway.

We are thrilled to see designers representing diverse women who are interested in fashion.  It only makes sense that full figure models walk the runway because full figure women are shopping for high fashion clothes and accessories on Fifth Avenue, Rodeo Drive and the corridors of malls across America every day.  There are four more days of Fashion Week and we can’t wait to see what the rest of the event has in store!

Overhaul Your Lingerie Drawer

As summer fades away, it’s a good time to do some fall cleaning.  A great place to start is your closet and today we’re here to help you assess, purge and organize your lingerie drawer.  After all, your intimates are the first thing you put on in the morning, and the last thing you remove at night.  So having the essential full figure bra wardrobe at your fingertips will start your day off with a smile and hopefully send you off to bed with sweet dreams.

First things first, make sure you’re wearing the right size bra.  Over half of all women wear the incorrect bra size.  Are you one of them?  Measure yourself at least twice a year – at the beginning of spring and fall are the perfect times to reevaluate your bra size.  It’s very common for size to fluctuate with weight loss or gain, hormonal changes and age.  Don’t get caught up in numbers and letters.  Wear the size that you measure to ensure your breasts are properly supported without any shoulder or back pain and that you’re comfortable in whatever bra size your body dictates, whether that’s a 36C or a 42DDD.

Once you know your size, purge the bras that no longer fit or are stretched out from overuse.  While you’re doing yourself a favor by ensuring a great fit in all of your bras, do someone else a favor too by donating your old bras to a local shelter or our friends at Bra Recyclers.  But before you banish them, think about which bras were your favorites and why you liked them so much.  You’ll want to remember this for selecting new styles.

5415_Black_250x250Next, it’s time to shop for new full figure bras right here at Leading Lady, of course.  It’s important to always wear the right bra for whatever activity you’ll be doing that day, whether it’s a lazy morning at home, a trip to the gym, or a night out on the town.  We recommend maintaining at least 3 bras in each category you wear regularly.  For example, if you wear a molded padded underwire full figure bra to work, have 3 on hand in your current size in case a couple are in the laundry at any given time.  Same goes for active wear bras, sleep and leisure bras, t-shirt bras and special occasion bras.

When you’re buying full figure bras, keep your wardrobe in mind.  As fun as it may be to have all hot pink bras, it’s probably not practical if half of your blouses are white.  Balance more practical nude and white bras, with fun colors, patterns and sexy lace.  Be sure to have a few black bras for dark fabric tops.  Also consider the straps and the neckline of your bras.  If you wear plunging v-cut shirts, look for bras in deeper cuts.  If you tend to wear sleeveless shirts, thinner straps may be the way to go.

Now that you have selected your bras, go through the same exercise with your panties.  Discard ones that no longer fit or have worn elastic.  Just like your bras, you’ll want a variety of styles of underwear.  Choose new ones that meet your lifestyle needs in colors that match your wardrobe and make you feel great.  Pick a few panties that pair well with your bras to create matching sets.

lingerie drawerOnce you have your bras and panties, it’s time to start organizing.  Your lingerie drawer should be easy for you to quickly grab whatever you need.  The best way to do that is to keep your bras and panties arranged by category.  Depending on how you like to organize, buy small bins, drawer dividers or larger containers that are broken into smaller sections.  There are tons of options available or you can make your own from bins or cardboard you have around the house.  Fold and stack your everyday, sports, leisure and special occasion bras separately for easy access.  Have corresponding piles of panties behind or next to your bras.  You may also want to sort by color so you know where to find your neutrals versus your louder bras and panties in a jiff.  For a fresh, romantic scent, keep a sachet in the back of your drawer.  Or if you don’t have one, wrap an empty perfume bottle in paper towels and the scent will linger on your intimates.

Good luck with your lingerie drawer overhaul and all of your fall cleaning!

Sexy is a State of Mind

There are a million ways to be sexy and here’s a secret…they have nothing to do with being a size 2.  Sexy is a state of mind, and one that many women forget to enter as we’re focused on career, family and the daily responsibilities of our lives.  That’s why we’re here to help you discover some simple ways to feel sexier today.

With just a little effort, you can boost your confidence exponentially.  And when you’re more confident, every aspect of your life benefits.  Leading Lady is all about inspiring confidence from the intimates, out.  We believe that this attitude starts from within so we’re sharing some of our favorite ways you can feel sexy right now, and motivate that sexy state of mind.

Joke and Laugh:  If you have a good sense of humor, use it to your advantage.  Everyone loves to laugh.  And you should smile and laugh too.  These positive emotional expressions are attractive.

Show Less Skin:  Dressing in an overly revealing or seductive way is not always sexy.  In fact, sometimes it is tacky.  Instead, class up your look and wear clothes that flatter your curves and are comfortable for the occasion.  When you love your body, it shows more through appropriate clothes.

Be Smart:  Don’t play dumb.  Initiate intellectual conversations, even if you don’t know everything on the topic.  Challenge yourself to learn new things.  Smart Women = Sexy Women

5044 blackWear Sexy Bras:  Whether anyone else sees it or not, you know you’ve got on a sexy bra and that’s going to make you feel amazing.  Flirty, feminine lace usually does the trick.  If you need to bake in some sexiness overnight, wear only your bra and panties to sleep.

Primp in One Way:  No need to spend hours at the spa getting beautified every day. But treat yourself to one thing – a mani/pedi, a blow out, a new shade of lipstick, a spray tan – that will make you feel great.

Be Inspired:  Don’t be threatened by other sexy women; Let them be role models that inspire you to be sexier.  And remember, even the one you put on a pedestal has her own issues so cut her some slack too.  Likewise, eliminate women from your life that discourage your natural sexiness.  They are toxic to your mission.

Don’t Pluck:  Full brows are hot and they are youthful.  Don’t over-pluck your brows, but rather allow for natural growth.  If you naturally have thin brows, use an eye pencil to fill them out.

Be Kind:  Nothing is less attractive than a snotty person.  It’s usually easier to be nice than mean, so save your energy and treat everyone with respect.

Wear High Heels:  There is something about the feeling of height that gives you a boost of confidence.  As the saying goes, you’re “on top of the world.”  Make sure you can walk in them though.  It’s not as sexy when you’re tripping over yourself.

Take control of your sexiness today!  Try one new thing and see how it feels.  We bet your sexy state of mind will come around in no time.

Full Figure Goes High Fashion

Fashionable people come in all shapes and sizes, and finally the fashion industry is catching up.  We’re happy to report that several top retailers are expanding their full figure offerings and including some lines from top designers.  It’s about time, right?

The market for sizes 16+ is wildly disproportionate to the millions of women in the U.S. who wear plus size clothes.  It’s unfortunate and illogical.  It’s frustrating and disheartening.  And it’s down right bad business.  In a recent survey of 1,500 women, 80% of those who wear plus size clothes said they would spend more money on their wardrobe if they could find more clothes they like that fit them.  Clearly there is a huge financial opportunity, which some retailers are capitalizing on this fall.

As you’re preparing the kids back-to-school wardrobes or browsing for fall office-wear, you may want to check out some of the new lines at Modcloth, Eloquii, Lane Bryant and a new Spanish line called Violeta.  These retailers are taking cues from you, the consumer, to bring high fashion to everybody.  Yes, every body.

ModclothModcloth is expanding its full figure offerings through two channels.  First, Modcloth is currently working with 160 vendors to develop their lines in traditional sizes to include plus sizes as well.  They claim to have 1,200 unique styles of plus size clothes, many of which are exclusive to their site.  Modcloth says their plus size collections are their fastest growing category and they expect to double their revenue in this market from 2013 to 2014.  Clearly the demand is hot!

Secondly, Modcloth will be launching two high-fashion private label lines in October:  Bea & Dot and Myrtlewood of California.  Bea & Dot is a vintage-inspired collection with whimsical prints, jeweled details and a fresh take on your favorite designs.  It was created to add a splash of pizzazz to your wardrobe.  Myrtlewood of California features more traditional pieces for the office and beyond.  The classic lines and prints and structured tailoring are flattering staples for every woman’s wardrobe.

Lane Bryant is premiering its new line 6th and Lane this fall.  (It’s actually already available online!) The designs are direct from the runway, but in your size.  Think leather, sleek asymmetrical lines, unique patterns, curve-loving dresses and form-fitting jackets.  This edgy collection is exactly what full figure fashion needs.

E-boutique Eloquii revamped its website and full figure offerings earlier this year.  Their model involves debuting new collections twice a month to keep shoppers coming back for sophisticated, on-trend, seasonal pieces to add to their wardrobe.

Violeta is a new line under the Spanish brand Mango that is now coming stateside.  It is bringing some of European fashion – cozy oversized sweaters, tailored pants, trendy jackets and a twist on the classic black & white – to women in the U.S.  We love what we see in their fall collection.

Kudos and thank you to these retailers who are looking out for the full figure consumer.  We expect many more brands will follow suit in the coming seasons.  While these companies help you look fashionable on the outside, Leading Lady will be keeping you “intimately” comfortable, supported and stylish too!

How to Take the Best Selfie

When you’re taking a selfie to share with all of your friends on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, you want to look your best, right? Even if no one is around to take your picture for you, you can look amazing in every photo.  Here are our tips on how to take the best selfie:

Highlight Your Best Feature – If you love your eyes, center them up in your photo.  If you are rockin’ a good hair day, don’t crop your hair out of the photo.  On the flip side, if you’re trying to hide a blemish on your chin, naturally place your non-camera-holding hand over the area you want to hide.  No one will ever know you are less than perfect.

Angle Down – Taking a picture with your camera facing down is slimming and flattering for everyone.  It helps elongate the neck and chin and smoothes the look of skin.

Best Face Forward – Chances are, you like one side of your face better than the other.  Always show your best side in a selfie.  Also, tilt your head slightly to make your pic more interesting than a standard profile.

how to take the best selfieFind Good Light – Lighting is important for any photographer, even a selfie-ographer.  Try to catch the light on the top of your cheekbones for a sensational glow.

Wear Mirrored Sunglasses – Speaking of light, mirrored lens sunglasses reflect light beautifully in selfies.  They will make your entire face shimmer.

Pucker Up – Everyone looks sassy when they’re blowing a kiss.  Puckering pulls your skin tight to reduce signs of aging.  Most importantly, you get to show off your awesome new lipstick color.

 

Eye Expressions – If sunglasses and kissy faces aren’t for you, speak with your eyes.  Give a wink, look surprised or otherwise intrigued for a humorous and interesting photo.

Props – Including props in your selfie, such as a hat or a cute scarf, can really enhance your photo.  Or perhaps it’s the prop that you really want to show off, like your new adorable puppy or handsome boyfriend.

Backdrops – If you’re somewhere cool, let everyone know it.  Stand above the scene for the best view for your voyeurs. Some of the funniest pics can be reactions to whatever is happening behind you.

Take Several Shots – Even if you’re in a hurry, snap several photos so you can pick the best one to share.  Yes, selfies are supposed to be casual and spontaneous, but a girl should get photo approval too.

Filter – While you’re selecting your best frame, go ahead and edit it.  Filters soften images to make you look even more awesome.

Have Fun – Selfies were not invented by serious people.  Sometimes the goofiest photos are the most fun.  Have a blast taking selfies…it will definitely show in your pic.

Go it, ladies?  Send us your best selfies!  We’d love to see how fabulous you look!

10 Best Foods to Boost Your Energy

The summer sun is bright and full of energy but where is yours?  If you’ve lost your energy somewhere between your hectic summertime schedule and nightly trips to the ice cream shop, we’re here to help!

Boost Your EnergyKeeping up your energy has much to do with the food you eat every day.  And not all foods are created equal when it comes to boosting energy.  The best nutrients to fuel your body and sustain energy are the ones that combine protein, fiber and nutritious carbohydrates:  Proteins are important for every function in our body, from feeding cells, organs and muscles and accommodating movement, to chemical reactions and strong metabolisms and immune systems.  Fiber takes a long time to digest, which helps the body stay satiated for longer.  And healthy carbs like whole grain bread, brown rice and oatmeal are packed with amazing nutrients like vitamins and minerals that give us energy while also keeping us full longer.

Which foods are power-packed with the best nutrients to sustain your energy?  Here’s our list of the 10 best foods to boost your energy:

1)      Greek Yogurt:  With triple the protein as regular yogurt, Greek yogurt can offer as much protein as a small serving of meat.  It’s a simple and delicious breakfast or afternoon snack, especially when you top it with granola or fresh fruit.  Look for brands without added sugar or new 100 calorie serving cups.

2)      Nuts:  Small but mighty, nuts have protein, fiber and unsaturated fat that will fill your stomach and keep you energized for hours.  Take your pick – walnuts, pecans, peanuts, almonds, macadamia – just a handful goes a long way.

3)      Fish:  There’s a lot of hype about omega-3 fatty acids found in fish…and it’s all true.  They are great for your heart and brain, which gives you energy to be active and think more clearly.  Salmon, tuna and mackerel are among the fish with the highest omega-3 content.

4)      Bananas:  As a leading source of potassium and B vitamins, bananas help regulate blood sugar, which keeps our bodies full and energized.  Plus they are super portable and easy to eat anytime, anywhere.

5)      Beans:  Raw cooked or puréed in dips, beans can easily put some pep in your step because they are full of fiber and protein.  Incorporating beans without eating them straight up is easy:  add them to salads or soups, or scoop hummus or black bean dip onto whole grain chips.

6)      Popcorn:  Surprisingly, this movie-time snack is packed with fiber that helps stabilize blood sugar.  Go for air-popped varieties and skip the butter to avoid unnecessary fat.

7)      Avocado:  Technically a fruit, this green giant of a superfood can help you feel satisfied for hours because they have lots of good fats and fiber.  Avocados make excellent salad toppers or can be a creamy energy-boosting spread on your morning toast.

8)      Ginger Tea:  Back away from the latte and go for tea instead.  Ginger tea is a great choice because it is chock full of antioxidants and other vitamins and minerals that our bodies crave.  But other herbal teas can also do the trick so find the one you like and drink up.

9)      Dark Chocolate:  Yes, we’re telling you to eat chocolate!  True dark chocolate has great antioxidants that invigorate the body and brain.  Although you should eat it in moderation, we recommend getting your dark chocolate fix daily.

10)  Water:  We all need it to survive:  Our cells need water to carry nutrients throughout our bodies.  Even slight dehydration can zap your energy and cause fatigue.  Staying hydrated is especially important in heat or while exercising.  Remember, natural fruit juices, milk and water-based fruits and veggies can count towards your water intake as well.

Sunglass Trends for Summer 2014

Sunglasses are the accessory of the season.  We’re halfway through summer and we’ve all worn our favorite outfits a few times now.  So spice up your summer look with a new pair of sunglasses or two to keep you looking hot.

Sunglasses-2014-Spring-Summer-22Sunglass trends do change from season-to-season and certainly from year-to-year.  Today we’re breaking down the sunglass trends you’ll want to follow to look amazing for the remainder of the summer:

Statement Sunglasses:  Hello Fabulous!  Make a big splash when you walk into a room with a pair of bold sunglasses.  These shades may include rhinestone frames or other textured patterns surrounding some or all of the frames and down the sides.  Reminder: if you’re sunglasses are going to be loud, tame the rest of your outfit.

Modern Cat Eyes:  Made popular by one of our favorite leading ladies, these Audrey Hepburn inspired sunglasses have evolved with the decades.  Now less severe yet still oozing with femininity, soft cat eye sunglasses are a terrific look for this summer.  Some designers are making the cat eye more boxy with a slight point in the corners, while others are playing with patterns and colors.  Meow.

Mirrored Lenses:  These trendy shades not only make you look cool, they are also the most protective for long days in the sun because they reflect light.  Mirrored lenses look fantastic in all types of frame styles and are great in clear, blue or silver hues.

Retro Round:  If you wish you were back in the 70s or missed them the first time around, check out the round retro sunglass look.  This throwback style was all the rage at this year’s Fashion Week.  Rather than thin frames that the original decade introduced, designers are going with thicker plastic to make the round lenses pop.

Patterned Frames:  Flirty and youthful, shades with a fun print on the frame and sides are definitely on trend.  Make your summer fashion statement with a variety of colors and patterns to match your style.

The most important thing to keep in mind is that your sunglasses look good on your face and are comfortable.  Much like your favorite Leading Lady full figure bra, your sunglasses should be functional, fit your frame and make you feel sassy. If you have a style that works best for you, stick with it but find ways to incorporate seasonal trends, such as mirrored lenses or adorned frames.  Designers are being more playful than ever with their styles by adding embellishments ranging from textured reptile frames to interesting wire lines.  Find the style within the trend that keeps you looking magnificent for the rest of the summer.

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Beyond The Fitting Room: 4th of July Essential Style for Curvy Girls

Kiyonna Roselyn sleeveless tankIt’s time to fire up the grill, chill the drinks, and have a good time celebrating with family and friends. The 4th of July always feels like it’s the official launch party of summer.  How are you going to spend your day free from work? At the beach, or hosting a picnic at your favorite park? At a backyard barbecue? Watching fireworks light up the sky at night is an absolute 4th of July must. Whatever the occasion, celebration attire is required.  Choose from a sleeveless tank or a dressy kimono topfor your perfect all-day party companions. Add white denim jeans or capris (the top fashion picks for summer must-haves!) and you’ll look sizzling for all 4th of July activities.

Kiyonna Kimono wrap topTake your sexy one step further with Leading Lady’s Scalloped Lace Bra as your go-to bra solution. My clients’ reactions to when they try on this bra has been nothing short of WOW, is that me?!  This bra is one of the best kept secrets in the lingerie world.  Bra fit key to remember: natural enhancementequals LOVE! This bra makes a woman feel fabulous underneath it all.  Fit Tip: did you know that when you’re proportioned in the right size bra, your clothes look better instantly? Now that’s a very stylish girl with confidence…and confidence is the ultimate style companion. Enjoy your 4th of July Ladies!

Lisa Cole, Bra and Body Confidence Expert believes every woman should give themselves permission to look and feel amazing with proper fit foundations.  She has been seen and heard at live events around the country, as well as in leading publications such as Consumer Reports.Com, Confessions of a Curvy Girl, Los Angeles Times, Essence.Com, and Today’s Innovative Woman. Connect with Lisa via Facebook/LisaFitExpert or Twitter @BraStylist.

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