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Prepare to go bare! How to prep for sultry summer fashion

Elizabeth Mitchell is a freelance fashion and beauty writer living in Los Angeles. A graduate of New York University, she regularly contributes to The Fashion Spot, The Luxury Spot and authors the Star Style column for StyleBakery Teen. ...

Heat wave hottie

With temperatures reaching insane highs this summer, flouncy miniskirts and belly-baring crop tops are bound to be your go-to uniform. Is your body ready to face the weather, though? Beat the heat and find out how you can shape up for summer with these four must-read tips.
Woman in short skirt

Heat wave hottie

With temperatures reaching insane highs this summer, flouncy miniskirts and belly-baring crop tops are bound to be your go-to uniform. Is your body ready to face the weather, though? Beat the heat and find out how you can shape up for summer with these four must-read tips.

Napoleon Perdis Summer Sun Self-Tanning Spray, $29.00 at napoleonperdis.comScore a faux glow

Avoid the damage caused by harmful UV rays, and quit baking your bod in the sun! Instead, treat it to the bronze it deserves this summer, and get glowing with a gorgeous self-tanning spray. We heart Napoleon Perdis' Summer Sun Self-Tanning Spray, as it not only enhances your color instantly (making all those light and bright shades really pop against your complexion), but it also contains moisturizing ingredients and vitamins to rehydrate, protect and nourish the skin, while reducing the appearance of fine lines.

Napoleon Perdis Summer Sun Self-Tanning Spray, $29 at napoleonperdis.com

Vichy CelluDestock, Intensive Treatment for the Appearance of Cellulite, $39.50 at vichyusa.comSmooth cellulite

Boost your confidence and guarantee your legs look hot in short shorts with Vichy's CelluDestock Intensive Treatment for the Appearance of Cellulite. A topical cream formulated with caffeine and lipocidine to speed up cellulite reduction, this stuff works like a charm, toning and smoothing your skin and visibly reducing cellulite in just four weeks.

Vichy CelluDestock Intensive Treatment for the Appearance of Cellulite, $40 at vichyusa.com

Expert tips

"Cellulite is a big problem when you wear white, so buy white jeans that are one size larger than you normally would to avoid that puckered look," advises beauty expert and author of Bonding Over Beauty, Erika Katz.

Dove Clinical Protection Clear Tone Deodorant, $6.39 at drugstore.comKeep your pits in check

The heat can be almost unbearable this time of year. So make sure you keep your pits in check and mask any unpleasant underarm stench with Dove's Clinical Protection Clear Tone Deodorant with 24-hour odor and wetness protection. It's proven to visibly reduce dark marks caused by shaving as well, meaning you can freely don all the tank tops you want without ever having to stress about lifting your arms.

Dove Clinical Protection Clear Tone Deodorant, $6 at drugstore.com

Bliss Wax to the Max The Ultimate Fuzz-Moving, Bump-Banishing Duo, $55.00 at sephora.comGet waxed (or shave)

Short skirts and mini dresses call for smooth gams, so remember: Shave your legs front and back and pay special attention to those thighs, warns beauty expert Erika Katz. If you have long or dark hair on your arms, consider getting them waxed or shave them yourself. "Nothing looks worse than a gorgeous dress with hairy arms." Eek! We'd have to agree on that one.

Bliss Wax to the Max, The Ultimate Fuzz-Moving, Bump-Banishing Duo, $55 at sephora.com

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