Do target mirrors make you look skinny? (2024)

Do target mirrors make you look skinny?

And while the results of his experiment were certainly illuminating, a spokesperson for Target told DailyMail.com that there is no truth to the suggestion Target uses special mirrors to make people appear thinner - however the stores do implement procedures to make changing areas seem more flattering.

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Do stores have mirrors that make you look thinner?

The Skinny Mirror A new company is trying to get retailers to use optical illusions to sell more products. The Skinny Mirror, based out of California, sells mirrors with curved glass that make people look about 10 pounds thinner. The mirrors sell for between $165 and $5,500, depending on the size and frame materials.

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What type of mirror makes you look thinner?

Skinny Mirror - Curved Glass Mirrors Make You Look Thinner.

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Why does my mirror make me look skinny?

"To make you look thin, your image needs to be compressed horizontally or extended vertically." Over time most mirrors bend from top to bottom and there can be a slight curvature at the edge. "Your home mirror can do this due to its own weight," Ken explained.

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How do you look skinny in a mirror?

"A mirror that is tilted even slightly forward will tend to make you look shorter and wider," she said. "A mirror that's tilted toward the back makes you look longer and leaner."

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Why do I think I'm skinnier than I am?

“As a person's weight increases above the average, so too does the likelihood that their prior experience involves smaller bodies. Because the brain combines our past and present experiences, it creates an illusion whereby we appear thinner than we actually are.”

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Do mirrors add weight?

Jasmine said that “if the mirrors are not mounted properly, every single mirror in each dressing room is going to be different” and claimed that “a normal mirror actually makes you look five to 10 pounds heavier than you do in real life.” But physics experts tell NBC News that's not true: Regular, flat mirrors shouldn' ...

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Does a mirror add 10 pounds?

Jasmine said that “if the mirrors are not mounted properly, every single mirror in each dressing room is going to be different” and claimed that “a normal mirror actually makes you look five to 10 pounds heavier than you do in real life.” But physics experts tell NBC News that's not true: Regular, flat mirrors shouldn' ...

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Why does my body look different in different mirrors?

This is because the reflection you see every day in the mirror is the one you perceive to be original and hence a better-looking version of yourself. So, when you look at a photo of yourself, your face seems to be the wrong way as it is reversed than how you are used to seeing it.

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Do mirrors show your true size?

It does not matter how far away you stand from a mirror; your reflection will still show the same amount of your body. The size of your image in the mirror is half the size you are in real life!

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Is your mirror reflection accurate?

Mirror feedback, from webcams and reflective surfaces, doesn't accurately tell us how we look. With more time spent staring at ourselves than ever, that poses a couple of problems to our delicate self-esteems.

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