The Right Way to Wear Shapewear

If you consider the subject of shapewear to be a head-scratcher, you're not alone. The market is flooded these days with a number of admittedly confusing undergarments, each serving a different purpose. But given that shapewear can transform the fit of an article of clothing, we'd be remiss to not give you the 411 to help you navigate your options.

To help us along, we consulted an expert in the arena, Commando founder and designer Kerry O'Brien. Since being founded back in 2003, the brand has been a go-to destination for undergarments and shapewear, and it prides itself on innovation, using luxury fabrics, and flawless fit. As expected, O'Brien provided us with genius advice pertaining to the types of shapewear to pair with the wardrobe staples that we all rely on, including skinny jeans, off-the-shoulder tops, and pencil skirts.

Keep scrolling to school yourself on the subject of shapewear and shop the pieces O'Brien prescribes for each type of garment.

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