We've all had our moments of trying to squeeze into a dress we knew was a size too small or wearing a style that was super trendy, but didn't necessarily flatter our shape. Believe me, I've been there! In a world of constantly changing trends, sometimes picking clothes that are both fashionable and flattering can be a challenge. Determining your body shape is the first step to looking fabulous! What may look good on someone else or on that mannequin, may not cut it for you. Check out a few of my basic style tips to get you looking and feeling your best no matter what's in style!

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Tell us, which one of these celebs represents your body shape?

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Shop for your shape: 7 ways to flatter your figure!

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Zoe Saldana has a tiny frame. Her figure consists of long lines and small curves, which makes it easier to outfit. The fashionista knows how to show off her slim body, without overwhelming herself with too much fabric or textures. If you have this shape, the key is to enhance your subtle curves and draw attention to your small waist. Go for delicate and feminine dresses with an A-line skirts that tend to cinch at the waist; this make hips appear wider while still looking slender.

About the author

Johanna is the beauty and fashion staff writer at MamásLatinas and obsessed with all things beauty and fashion. She is a proud Dominicana and was born and raised in Queens, NY.

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