After your annual holiday food binge, it's only apt to accept the inevitable: weight gain. The first victim of holiday bloating? Jeans! Fret not because you don't need to go on a crash diet (that's dangerous and ineffective!) or buy a new pair of denim pants. Check out our quick solutions below:
Extend your waistband:
If you can't button your waistband, loop a hair tie in the buttonhole and latch the elastic on the button. Take a look at this video to see how it works:
Stretch your pants:
When you can't get your pants past your thighs, try this: Spray lukewarm water on the pants, lay the pair on a flat surface, and then stretch the pants horizontally while they're still damp. Here's a video to serve as visual reference:
This story originally appeared on Femalenetwork.com.
* Minor edits have been made by the Candymag.com editors.