Kim Kardashian debuts SKIMS waist-trainer despite corset controversy

Kim Kardashian debuts SKIMS waist-trainer despite corset controversy


Her new venture sold out in a matter of minutes online.And Kim Kardashian is taking SKIMS solutionwear to the next level as she debuted a new waist-trainer coming to the market at the end of the month The 38-year-old reality star took to social media to share the news with her millions of followers despite a widespread criticism against the corsets for a number of health reasons Kim showed off the new product in a video filmed by famed makeup artist and Kardashian family favorite, Mario Dedivanovic She stood in her luxurious bathroom wearing a tight black top and matching yoga pants while describing the gift   ‘A waist-trainer is a gift that I used to give to all of my friends right after they had a baby,’ she revealed in the clip ‘To me they just make me feel really smashed and I really don’t know . smashed isn’t the most descriptive word ‘  She captioned the video: My tried and tested solution to sculpting your midsection is launching MONDAY SEPTEMBER 30 at 9AM PST / 12PM EST in sizes XXS – 4X Sign up for emails at SKIMS.COM to be notified as soon as it drops.’The mother-of-four also took to her stories to show off a sleek bag for the shapewear with the brand’s logo plastered across the front  Her new addition to the SKIMS family appeared to be made of stretchy fabric with a slew of fasteners running down the front It’s not the first time the Kardashian family has boasted about their love of waist training despite backlash from the medical community  Kylie Jenner was blasted online after bragging about the cincher as a way to get back to her pre-baby body post pregnancy One of the brand’s made popular by the Keeping Up With The Kardashians stars — Waist Gang Stars — was slapped with a class action lawsuit in 2016 for lying to consumers about weight loss benefits  The lawsuit explained that women who want a smaller waist are targeted but the marketing is being done in a deceptive manner  Kylie and Kim aren’t the only sisters taking part as Kourtney and Khloe have both shared posts wearing trainers on social media  THE DANGERS OF WAIST-TRAININGWaist training – where you wear tighter and tighter undergarments to cinch in your middle permanently – is now de rigueur among certain celebs who proudly tweet about it  But doctors and historians have warned against the trend, revealing that restricting the waist can take its toll on many aspects of the body diminishes lung capacity and produces dyspnea, or shortness of breath. a tight corset pushes the ribs in and up, altering the position of the internal organs Can produce rib deformities if worn from childhood.tight corsets push the liver in and down, elongating it and squeezing it against the ribs, but not impeding its functioning in the short-term, supports the back and improves posture. Long-term, they can atrophy back muscles and lead to lower back pain can reduce waists by 2 in to 7 in. corsets constrict the stomach and intestine, so can cause digestive problems, including constipation the pressure of a corset can aggravate the possibility of a prolapsed uterus, especially if worn during pregnancy