Oval Body Shape

04 Jun

All You Need to Know About An Apple (Oval) Body Shape



Oval Apple Body Shape



Oval Apple Body ShapeThe important fact about an apple body shape (also known as an oval body shape) is that this is the most sensitive body shape when it comes to weight gain, because everything seems to gather in the middle area of the body. Women with this body shape already are fuller in the mid-section, having a generous bust, a waist that almost does not exist and a belly that is always a trigger for frustrations. The thin legs and arms will only underline these aspects, so women with this body shape have a bit of work to do if they want to look fit. Of course, there is no general rule that all women with an oval body shape to be full in the middle, but the bust will remain generous and will have wider shoulders.




The Best Foods To Eat To Lose Weight With


Olives and Olive oil

Cashew Nut








To make sure that the belly is not going to be more present than it already is, an apple shaped woman will have to be careful what she is eating and doing proper physical exercises. Abdominal fat is considered to be the most stubborn type of fat, being very hard to lose it once it gets installed. And this body shape is the most prone to make this kind of fat deposits. A woman with an oval body shape should eat a lot of healthy fats and little carbs.

Contrary to what many people think, eliminating fats from the diet to get rid of fat deposits is not the smartest move. Healthy fats are needed, and they even help shed abdominal fat, not consuming these elements leading to a failure is getting rid of belly fat. So do enjoy nuts, avocados, and olive oil in your diet. Also consume high-fiber foods and complex carbs, like beans, veggies, fruits and whole grains. Be careful at foods with sugar content, because persons with an oval body shape already have a higher blood sugar level than normal.



What’s The Best Way To Lose Weight Fast


Sleeping Woman

Exercises For Oval Body Shape








You will have to exercise as well, being great for working your abdominal muscles and losing fat from your middle area. Cardio training is probably working the best for this body shape because it allows you to burn fat from the abdomen and waistline. So a high-intensive aerobic training and effective strength moves, to tone and define muscles, will help you stay in shape.

You don’t have to do these daily, but three or four times every week is necessary to have a beautiful body shape. Believe it or not, to have enough sleep is one of the crucial points to achieve great weight loss. Make sure you get good sleep for at least 8 hours to feel refreshed and energised for you workout. That is one important step that many people do not know about when trying to lose weight.



Fashion For You


Oval Body Shape Fashion

Oval Body Shape Fashion

Apple Body Shape Fashion







Concerning the clothes that will make your body look best, you will have to look for those clothing pieces that will make you look tall and slim. For instance, tops with a V and U-neck are perfect, together with the ones that have belted or nipped waists. Also, pick the ones with vertical prints and details and the ones that have a flared design around the hips. These pieces will narrow your figure, helping you look slimmer in the middle section of your body.

Regarding the lower part of the body, you will need some volume here, so pants with whiskering and flared or bubble skirts will work just fine. Also, don’t go for skinny pants, because the ones with full or wide legs work better in your case. And do also opt for the ones that have volumizing details around the hips and bottom area.



The Famous People with a Oval/Apple Body Shape


Drew Barrymore
Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey











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2 thoughts on “Oval Body Shape

  1. I like this article and never really thought about dieting according to body shape. I don’t think I have an oval/apple figure, but I can see the logic behind exercise and diet accordingly. You look at how Drew Barrymore, Adele, and Oprah Windfrey are dressed, and they look amazing. I think that is another good point, to wear clothes that fit you and make you look better.

    1. Hello Matt’s Mom,

      Yes, It is important to know what will help people with their bodies in case they feel imperfect. The correct diet and exercise is crucial to achieve the desired results so I hope my article is at least a little helpful in this way. If you are interested in finding out which category you might belong to, just go to Compliment Collector main page and under Body Type you can find all the different female body shapes and learn all about it there. Thank you and have a wonderful day 🙂

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