On a Weight Loss Journey? Want to See Immediate Results?

If you're anything like us, you've probably resolved to make some changes this new year.  Most of us start each year with the commitment to improve in some way - Whether it's to drink more water, to get organized, or to strive for more BALANCE in your life, people tend to begin the new year with a renewed spirit and optimism for the future. The most common new years resolution is to lose weight.  Change isn't always easy though, especially when you don't see immediate results from your efforts.    No matter how you accomplish it, losing weight is not easy.  Whether you opt for the traditional diet and exercise route or you've decided that it's time for bariatric surgery (ie adjustable gastric banding, gastric bypass surgery (Roux-en-Y or...
If you're anything like us, you've probably resolved to make some changes this new year.  Most of us start each year with the commitment to improve in some way - Whether it's to drink more water, to get organized, or to strive for more BALANCE in your life, people tend to begin the new year with a renewed spirit and optimism for the future. The most common new years resolution is to lose weight.  Change isn't always easy though, especially when you don't see immediate results from your efforts.    No matter how you accomplish it, losing weight is not easy.  Whether you opt for the traditional diet and exercise route or you've decided that it's time for bariatric surgery (ie adjustable gastric banding, gastric bypass surgery (Roux-en-Y or RNY), sleeve gastrectomy, biliopancratic diversion, etc.) weight loss requires a commitment and for most of us, is not at all easy.  To me, losing weight is a journey.  I don't just talk the talk.  I walk the walk.  My own weight loss journey has been a bit of a roller coaster.  At times I'm up.  At times I'm down. At times I'm docked in the station waiting for another "go" moment of inspiration.  Know that regardless of where you are on your personal  journey, you can  feel confident when you wear Slimpressions.  No matter if you've put on a few extra pounds or if you have lost lots of weight and want help smoothing out any loose skin, Slimpressions shapewear is right for you.  There's nothing like a little immediate gratification for your hard work, right?  Check out these Before & After results.  Not sure what product is right for you?  I'd encourage you to check out our Product Selector to help you choose.  We created Slimpressions for the less-than-perfect body.  No matter your body type (straight, pear, spoon, hourglass, top hourglass, inverted triangle, oval or diamond), we have something for you.  Unless, of course, you're Barbie...Slimpressions is real shapewear for real women. Blessings, Amy Pedersen Co-founding Slimpressionista

Making Your Weight Loss Goals Public

As we begin another new year, 'tis the season for setting resolutions.  Weight loss, eating right and exercising more are the most popular goals for people each year, however, within weeks (if not days) we tend to fall into our old patterns and let these resolutions slip away.   Studies show that when you make your goals public, you are more likely to stick to them.  Not only do goal-setters have a sense of accountability when they make their goals public, but they also feel supported by others.  We loved this story about how one man is making his weight-loss goals public.   So are you ready to tell the world what your goals are?  If you'd like support from your fellow Slimpressionistas, let us know what your new year's resolutions are (...
As we begin another new year, 'tis the season for setting resolutions.  Weight loss, eating right and exercising more are the most popular goals for people each year, however, within weeks (if not days) we tend to fall into our old patterns and let these resolutions slip away.   Studies show that when you make your goals public, you are more likely to stick to them.  Not only do goal-setters have a sense of accountability when they make their goals public, but they also feel supported by others.  We loved this story about how one man is making his weight-loss goals public.   So are you ready to tell the world what your goals are?  If you'd like support from your fellow Slimpressionistas, let us know what your new year's resolutions are (weight loss or otherwise).  We're here for you Slim Sisters!    Blessings, Amy Pedersen and Jennifer Daniels Co-Founding Slimpressionistas Slimpressions Shapewear

Let’s Lose Weight In 2013, Shall We?

As you know, here at Slimpressions, we believe that every woman is beautiful and that shapewear can simply enhance that beauty.  We also believe women should embrace their bodies and treat them with love and respect by eating well, staying active and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.   Amy's good friend Heather K. Jones has a powerful tool that can help you do just that in 2013.   Heather is a registered dietitian, a health journalist, and the author of several nutrition books.  She specializes in weight management and behavior change therapy, and she has spent the last 15 years assisting people who struggle with diet and food issues.  She even works with Bob Greene, Oprah's personal trainer.    Her new Diet Type eBook series will help you t...
As you know, here at Slimpressions, we believe that every woman is beautiful and that shapewear can simply enhance that beauty.  We also believe women should embrace their bodies and treat them with love and respect by eating well, staying active and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.   Amy's good friend Heather K. Jones has a powerful tool that can help you do just that in 2013.   Heather is a registered dietitian, a health journalist, and the author of several nutrition books.  She specializes in weight management and behavior change therapy, and she has spent the last 15 years assisting people who struggle with diet and food issues.  She even works with Bob Greene, Oprah's personal trainer.    Her new Diet Type eBook series will help you tap into the power of your personality to help you lose weight or maintain a healthy weight.    How does it work?  We're sure you’ve heard of the personality tests that millions of people take each year to help them find the right job or career path, or even the right love match online.  Heather uses this proven method to help people find the right weight loss and health approach.    Be sure to take her quick personality assessment and find your Diet Type today by clicking here.    Once you take the free test you'll receive a FREE Diet Type introduction eBook with more information about how your personality affects the way you eat, exercise, and approach weight loss.  More good news! Heather is currently offering a New Year discount of 30% off the entire Diet Type series!   Order now and you'll receive all four Diet Type eBooks, including the Diet Planner, Diet Player, Diet Feeler, and Diet Thinker eBooks (valued at over $100.00) for a one-time fee of 26.00.  Plus you’ll receive two additional Diet Type eBook bonuses – the Diet Type Jump Start Meal Plan and the Weight Loss basics.   So how do you know if the Diet Type books are right for you? ·      If you would like to put an end to overeating and dieting once and for all, Diet Types is right for you.  ·      If you want to understand your issues with food, Diet Types is right for you. ·      If you want to use the power of your own personality to lose weight, Diet Types is right for you.    We believe these products will make eating a joy instead of a battle. They will help you use your own personal power to gain control of your health, and here at Slimpressions we are all about helping you be the best you, YOU can be! To find your Diet Type, place your order and receive your FREE bonus gifts, please go here now. Happy New Year Slimpressionistas! Amy Pedersen & Jennifer Daniels Co-Founders www.slimpressions.com

We’re Celebrating Jen’s 40-ISH Birthday and YOU Get the Presents!

In honor of our Co-Founding Slimpressionista's 40-ISH birthday, enjoy 40% OFF sitewide through midnight on 12.27.12.  Hurry though!  There are limited quantities of select styles/colors/sizes. Happy Birthday Jen & Happy Slimming Slimpressionistas!
In honor of our Co-Founding Slimpressionista's 40-ISH birthday, enjoy 40% OFF sitewide through midnight on 12.27.12.  Hurry though!  There are limited quantities of select styles/colors/sizes. Happy Birthday Jen & Happy Slimming Slimpressionistas!

Sexy Shapewear

By: Better.tv             Read it on their site... Check out these sexy and sleek shapewear options that will help you look and feel slimmer.
By: Better.tv
 
 
 
 
 
 
Check out these sexy and sleek shapewear options that will help you look and feel slimmer.

Body Shaping Solutions

Body Shaping SolutionsPage 50 Q:  I refuse to wear another kimono-sleeve top! What can I do about my flabby arms (and everything else, while I'm at it)? A:  "The Haves" top by Slimpressions shapewear slims your arms and offers sculpting and smoothing for the entire top half of your body.  It controls arm flab, back bulge, muffin top, and a tummy pooch.  $72; Herroom.com or branchesunlimited.com for store info.
Body Shaping SolutionsPage 50 Q:  I refuse to wear another kimono-sleeve top! What can I do about my flabby arms (and everything else, while I'm at it)? A:  "The Haves" top by Slimpressions shapewear slims your arms and offers sculpting and smoothing for the entire top half of your body.  It controls arm flab, back bulge, muffin top, and a tummy pooch.  $72; Herroom.com or branchesunlimited.com for store info.

How to Dress Slimmer

 Slimpressions' very own Amy Pedersen had some simple tipsto help you look great every day! Nude shoes elongate bare legs Proper undergarments - eliminating pounds off your appearance!!!! Go Easy on the Layers Low waist pants work best - yes LOW waist Add Color - with a bright handbag Bronzer & Shimmer - gives an illusion of a slimmer shape Wear your hair up and away from your face - slimming look Avoid Pockets
 Slimpressions' very own Amy Pedersen had some simple tipsto help you look great every day!
  • Nude shoes elongate bare legs
  • Proper undergarments - eliminating pounds off your appearance!!!!
  • Go Easy on the Layers
  • Low waist pants work best - yes LOW waist
  • Add Color - with a bright handbag
  • Bronzer & Shimmer - gives an illusion of a slimmer shape
  • Wear your hair up and away from your face - slimming look
  • Avoid Pockets

Charla Krupp’s Shapewear Tips

Read it on their site... Stylist Charla Krupp, author of How to Never Look Fat Again, offered some shapewear tips in the San Francisco Chronicle.  "For the dreaded jiggly upper arm fat:  She prefers...Slimpressions, a 3/4-length sleeved T-shirt to wear under long-sleeved tops or dresses.  It has control panels to compress the arms and torso, mesh armpits for breathability and soft bra cups to prevent what Krupp calls the "uni-boob" look.'
Stylist Charla Krupp, author of How to Never Look Fat Again, offered some shapewear tips in the San Francisco Chronicle.  "For the dreaded jiggly upper arm fat:  She prefers...Slimpressions, a 3/4-length sleeved T-shirt to wear under long-sleeved tops or dresses.  It has control panels to compress the arms and torso, mesh armpits for breathability and soft bra cups to prevent what Krupp calls the "uni-boob" look.'