Rectangular Body Shape


Characteristics of a Rectangular Body Shape:

  • Average or Heavy Hips, Thighs and Butt
  • No waist curve
  • Average or Heavy Shoulders and Bust
  • Straight Body Line

A Rectangular body shape can be medium or large body frame, depending on their built and other body variations.

With a weight loss or gain Rectangular body shape have tendencies to form another body shape.

  • If you have tendency to gain weight on the midriff than you can become a Diamond Body Shape. 
  • If you have tendency to gain weight on the upper body than you can become  an Inverted Triangular Body Shape.
  • If you have tendencies to gain weight on the lower body than you can become a Triangular Body Shape.
  • A throughout weight loss can also turn you into a Petitte body.

My two rules on Shape

  1. Highlight the fact that upper body and lower body are in same line.
  2. Create an illusion of a waist curve.

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Jainee Gandhi is an accomplished and acclaimed senior Image consultant who operates under her firm Imagedge Academy. Head hunter to head turner… A classy personal shopper… Bringing Indian wear back to corporates… One of the very few Senior Certified Image Professionals in Asia… A celebrated and highly featured Image coach… Mentor for budding Image consultants… There are many phrases that have been used to describe her work in the last half a decade… But what she really is, is a person who has a passion to get every individual portray their best authentic image – with a focus on appearance – for more often than not there is nothing more powerful than the impression of the first look. Her motto is “Refuse to be unseen”. Jainee believes in a holistic way of Image makeover for her clients and image professionals. She believes that “Style has to be inclusive of all age, size, color, restrictions of any sorts will limit clients in a box and not let them explore their true worth.” She has established a few offerings in this space, The Indie Attire, Master Class for Image Consultants,– a unique blog to simplify styling.

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