10 Easy Poses to Look 2X Thinner While Taking a Picture For the Gram

In this digital era when cameras can delete pictures that are taken instantly, we could change our poses a thousand times just to ensure that the picture is good enough.

And we could also pose in a way that make our 30-inch waist look 27-inch. It’s all about the angle, and here’re ten poses you must know.

And no, it’s not about deceiving ourselves. It’s about creating a good first impression.

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Don’t be a blur sotong and pose like you’re singing the national anthem. Have some bends in your limps!

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If you need to sit, cover your below and lean forward.

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Keep your arms away from your body. If not, your arms will become part of your body, and you’ll look bigger.

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Same idea as the previous point, but this time, it’s to make your arm smaller by taking it at an angle instead of straight down.

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If you grab your waist, it’ll magically become smaller as your hands would cover part of it.

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Image: whiterosekallah.com

It’s amazing that in this digital age, not everyone knows about this simple trick. It’s all about the angle–never take a picture from the front, unless it’s a selfie. Never ever.

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Can’t tell what she’s done? Well, she basically did the “tuck in your stomach and chest out”. Easy as that.

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Image: digital-photography-school.com

This is perfect for selfie–just tilt your head a little and look up. Simple and effectively.

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Same idea as the previous point, but this isn’t for selfie. No matter what it is, you MUST always tilt your head

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Okay, this is the BEST way. Go exercise and have a healthy diet. That’s even better than all the tips above.


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