My Weight Loss Journey with the 5:2 Diet

5 2 diet

As many of you are aware, I’ve lost a significant amount of weight in the past 7 months. 15kg (33 pounds) to be exact, not including the just under 1kg loss of my recent breast reduction surgery. As someone who has not been easily slim since I discovered chocolate when I was 15, I’ve always been […]

What to Wear to the Gym or to Exercise

Choosing Exercise Clothing by imogenl featuring track pants   If you have a tummy wear a column of colour keep your top the same colour as your bottom so that you don’t create a focus on your tummy as the hem of the t-shirt blends with your exercise pant. look for tops with a little […]

How to Dress Your Tummy When You have a Caesar Scar or Have Lost Lots of Weight

I just found your website – it’s heaven sent. I am 7 months postpartum and still need to lose about 20lbs. Having said that, my issue is that nothing fits me. I am such a weird shape right now. My arms are fat, I have a pooch under my belly button thanks to my 3 […]

Last Days to Enter to Win a Yummie Tummie Wardrobe

You only have a couple of days left to enter to win the fabulous $500 Yummie Tummie wardrobe plus a styling session with Real Housewives of NY star Heather Thomson. From shapewear to clothing Yummie Tummie create fabulous clothes to slim and smooth your waist. Enter the fabulous competition over on the website for […]

Have You Got a Yummie Tummie?

Wearing a Yummie Tummie Roz top

Many of you are aware that I have a couple of kids, and they’re not adopted, so my stomach has been stretched a couple of times over the years.  The skin isn’t the taut skin it was pre-pregnancy, it’s now a soft and yummy tummy.  A few years ago I discovered the brand Yummie Tummie, […]

Top 10 Tips on How To Make Your Tummy Look Slimmer

Hi Imogen, Could you do a post about dressing with “rolls”. I am an x shape but have two distinct tyres or rolls around my waist which my clothes seem to get sucked in between. If I try to hide them I look enormous and tent-like but if I let them show I feel uncomfortable. […]

B is for Bras


Yes, bras – foundation garments – they are such an important part of looking great. Correctly fitting bras will: Make your waist look smaller and longer Give your breasts a better shape Give your breasts support Make your clothes look better Not be painful – underwires that dig in, straps that fall off your shoulders, […]

How to Flatter a Protruding Stomach

Hi. Imogen. We visited your talk recently and enjoyed it immensely. Have downloaded your ebooks and getting lots of helpful hints. On your blog I have just read the article about why dislike your stomach? and want to comment – I am an older woman whose anterior abdominal wall muscles have collapsed making my stomach […]

How to Choose a Flattering Cardigan

If you’re like me and like to wear a cardi when it’s a little nippy, how to choose one to flatter your figure? Choosing Cardigans by imogenl featuring Rocha.John Rocha Clockwise from top left – the stripy cardigan is great for I shapes, the wide stripes will add curves as will the pocket detail which […]

My Favourite Shapewear Tanks

Recently (well in Australia anyway, they could have been out for years in the rest of the world for all I know), new shapewear tanks have come onto the market and I am in LOVE!   Yummie Tummie sleeveless vest, 64 AUD / Yummie Tummie seamless cami, 39 AUD I often layer a tank underneath […]