“God only let’s things grow until they are perfect, some of them did not take as long as other”. A lot of people are concerned by the fact that they aren’t as tall as they would like to be. It’s a little meaningless to let that affect you because remember Sachin, Aamir Khan, Peter Dinklage, Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter) not banging their head over height instead they developed their talent and personality to wins people’s heart.
But what you can control is the way you look, the clothes you wear and the confidence with which you carry yourself.
There are a few unexpected ways to amplify and exaggerate your height, utilizing dressing and grooming to your advantage
1- Monochrome or Low Contrast Colour.
Streamline is the desired effect. The eyes of spectators should seamlessly travel up and down your outfit, To do this you have to:
– Stick with a low-contrast color.
– Avoiding items that cut the upper body in two (such as white T-Shirt/Shirt and Black Jeans/Pants).
2. – Shoe lifts (Insole)
Want an instant height boost?
Shoe lifts are the perfect literal and practical example of something that increases your overall presence instantly. Just insert shoe lifts into high ankle or mid ankle pair of shoes and you are ready to go…
3-1 inch rule.
When it comes to dress fitting, always follow “1 inch rule“, not too tight and not to loose. It will give the definition of your body shape and makes you appears slimmer. You also will feel more confident in yourself.
4- Wear V-necks.
V-necks and Boat-neck T Shirts creates an illusion to appear your neck longer but make sure to pair this kind of T-Shirt with well-fit pants at the appropriate length to achieve a lengthening effect.
5- Low-Contrasting Footwear.
Shoes play an important role for the shorter people and are critical as they can have a lengthening effect. The low contrast will visually elongate the leg.
6-Choose vertical patterns over horizontal.
Vertical stripes T-Shirts, pants, jeans, and suits make you look taller along with giving you a slimmer look.
7- Manage accessories and patterns (no large and bright waist belts, big watches, broad tie or any other studs).
Having confidence means that it doesn’t matter if you are as tall as Amir Khan or Hrithik Roshan
Both men are impressive, and their height difference doesn’t even come into question until you actually think about how tall they both are.