FSU: Researcher finds optical illusion garments can improve body image

FSU: Researcher finds optical illusion garments can improve body image

FSU: Researcher finds optical illusion garments can improve body image

A dress with optical illusion patterns such as stripes or color blocking can alter how women see their bodies, according to a new study by a Florida State University researcher.

“The goal of this research study was to investigate whether women experience increase body satisfaction through clothing, specifically through optical illusion garments,” said Jessica Ridgway, assistant professor of Retail, Merchandising and Product Development.

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