Cardi's dress was an optical illusion. 1
This look was everything. The color blocking and shading on this dress really made Cardi look so tiny, especially around her midsection.
Cardi looks amazing in whatever she wears. 2
She slays even in this dressed-down look! The hand placement on her hips only helps highlight just how petite her waist is compared to the rest of her body.
You can tell how curvy she is with this pose. 3
She might be showing off her other assets with this pose, but her small waist is really what grabs the attention here.
The rapper loves wearing bodysuits. 5
That's a sure way of showing off how perfectly curved her waist is, and it highlights the impressive hip-to-waist ratio.
Cardi's body has no flaws, and she knows it. 6
Wearing a form-fitting outfit like this one, while sitting down, could cause concern for most women--but not Cardi. There is not one chicho in sight, and her midsection looks amazing.
Cardi's husband is a big fan of hers. 7
Whenever Offset is around her, he can barely keep his hands off her body. This outfit she wore is so tight, it makes it clear just how in shape she is.
Even her business attire looks show off her killer body. 8
She looks like a total boss in this outfit, but that high waist and belt still highlight just how small her waist is.
It's hard to believe she is this small! 9
Cardi has such a big personality that she commands the attention of any room she walks in. And she does all that while actually being super petite physically. This photo is proof.
Cardi found herself some great stylists. 11
Choosing the right clothes is all about making sure that you bring attention to your best assets. Cardi's small frame makes her look good in almost anything, and her dresses tend to bring attention to her cleavage, thighs, and backside.
Cardi's gowns are tailored perfectly to bring out the best in her. 12
Hello, legs! We love how balanced this look is, showing off some skin as well as giving us some fierce fashion. But this design also brings all the attention to her shrinking waist.
Cardi doesn't even need a corset. 13
She might have used it for her role as a dancer in Hustlers, but she surely didn't need it. She's already shaped that way.
This angle makes her body look outrageous. 14
Her waist is so small, but the rest of her body is so curvy. How is this possible?
Cardi got so much attention for this look. 15
Her abs and waist looked so chiseled in this yellow dress that she wore for the 2019 Billboard Awards.
Her waist looked unreal in this photo. 16
Perhaps it's the angle of the photo, but this almost makes it look like her top half doesn't belong with the rest of her body. Cardi's body is something else!
It's all about the balance. 18
Cardi is not too shy to admit she loves fast food, but it's hard to tell by looking at her. She does a lot of dancing onstage, so maybe that helps keep her in the best shape.