Do you know your body shape?

Having a good knowledge of one’s body shape is important. In fashion, it serves as a guide in knowing the right clothes to purchase. The female body shape is categorized into five types. They are; apple, pear, hourglass, inverted triangle and rectangular body shape.

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1. APPLE

This shape is characterized by broad shoulders, fuller bust, narrower hips and less defined waist. Famous celebrities like Jennifer Hudson fall into this category.

 

2. PEAR

The measurement of the hips are often larger than the bust. The lower body is more prominent than the waist and bust. Rihanna and Shakira are pear body shaped.

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3. HOURGLASS

The hips and shoulders are basically the same width with narrower waist. Kylie Jenner and Kim Kardashian have an hourglass body shape.

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4. INVERTED TRIANGLE

The bust is large, the hips are narrow with slightly broad shoulders while the waist is not very well defined. Angela Jolie and Naomi Campbell’s body are examples of an inverted triangle body shape.

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5. RECTANGULAR BODY SHAPE

The bust and hips are basically the same size with a narrow waist. Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande and Cameron Diaz are examples of a rectangular body shape.

 

 

What category do you fall under? 

 

 

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