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The 7 best jeans for curvy chicas

There's only two more weeks left of August and before you know it, September will be here. So it's time to start switching those short shorts for a perfect pair of denims. I know, I know, shopping for jeans could be a nightmare in and of itself, forget finding one that works on a curvier figure. But just because you were blessed with a big booty or "hips that don't lie," doesn't mean there isn't a great pair of denim pants out there for you!

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Maternity lingerie: You can look sexy even if you don't feel it!

Burlesque queen Dita Von Teese is the latest designer to jump aboard the maternity lingerie bandwagon. Yes, maternity lingerie.

Maternity brands are finally getting hip to the idea that new moms and expectant mamis like lingerie just as much as the next gal, only they often struggle find undies and bras tailor-made to suit their specific needs. But no more! These days, hot mamas can choose from a wide array of mom-friendly thongs, camisoles, sexy nursing bras, and other lingerie staples in sizes and styles that'll hug and caress their lovely lady bumps and humps.

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6 Style mistakes that are making you look fatter

I'm all for fashion trends, but what a lot of women don't realize is that certain pieces can actually make you look fatter than you really are. I can't tell you how many times I've seen a curvy chica rock a sheath dress that hides her tiny waist and only makes her appear wider. Or what about those low-rise jeans? Some make even a skinny girl look like she has chichos. Believe me, these style mistakes can make a BIG difference!

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7 Maxi dresses to fake a flat stomach this summer

So you didn't get to lose those extra 10 pounds you wanted gone by June. Now you're walking around with unpleasant and pesky belly fat, but that doesn't mean you have to starve your way to skinny. In fact, I have a cousin who just had a baby and literally lives in maxi dresses. She claims that they cover everything she wants to hide like her tummy, but accentuate all the parts of her body she wants to show off, like her boobs. Maxi dresses are probably one the best fashion pieces ever invented since fajas and wrap-around numbers. They help disguise that middle like nothing else!

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Faja jeans are here & they are amazing!

Girl, you might want to sit down for this one. I know how much you love your fajas, so I wanted to be the first one to share the big news with you. Now you can wear jeans that don't show off those pesky chichos and that won't make you feel self-conscious about your full thighs because Spanx is coming out with their own denim jeans--set for release this coming July. Isn't that AWESOME! Okay, I'm going to give you a few seconds to process all this. Take a deep breath!

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6 Ways to look 10 lbs. slimmer INSTANTLY this summer

So you weren't able to drop those 10 extra pounds you wanted off by June, don't stress. You can always just fake the weight-loss. No, I'm not kidding! You can totally make yourself look thinner, all with a little help from your wardrobe. All you need are a few stylish (but slimming summer staples) to make you look like you went a dress size smaller. Shh ... no one needs to know!

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6 Maxi dresses for every body type, all under $40

One of the things I love most about summer is wearing pretty maxi dresses. Not only are they stylish, but they're super comfy and keep you surprisingly cool during those hot and humid days. This is why I'm always so surprised whenever I hear my friends complain about maxi dresses. I'm telling you, I know chicas who are terrified of these warm-weather staples. I don't get it!

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The 6 most flattering one-piece swimsuits of the season

Swimsuit season is right around the corner--and guess what? A teeny, tiny bikini isn't your only option. Don't get me wrong, I love rocking a cute two-piece myself, but the truth is not every woman likes wearing a bikini and there's absolutely nothing wrong with that. In fact, I've found some sexy one-piece suits that look even sexier and WAY more flattering and fun than a bikini--trust me!

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5 Fajas that will give you a flat belly overnight

Khloe Kardashian has been looking incredibly thin ever since she left her ex-husband Lamar Odom, her tummy area especially. With a waist that slim and a stomach that flat, you'd think she had work done or something. But no, it appears that Khloe's flawless figure wasn't achieved by an expensive tummy tuck surgery or even lipo. She just loves wearing fajas!

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6 Cute spring clothes every curvy Latina needs now!

One of the things I love the most about spring is the fashion. I'd take floral A-line skirts and maxi dresses over pants and jeans any day of the week. I'm all about chic, laid back clothes. But a lot of my friends have been complaining to me about the limited amount of styles they find for curvy (or plus-size) chicas. They claim that a lot of the trendy pieces out there don't necessarily flatter curves. But after doing quite a bit of internet browsing I proved them all WRONG!

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