Article from the Sunday Times (uk).
Luckily, I think for women this afflicts the unavoidably annual bikini season is usually a wake up call. Unless you are willing to spend the entire summer in a cover-up, you'll (at least try!) to straighten things out pretty quickly! Bikinis may be stretch, but they certainly don't come in "blouson" and one can only hope they aren't manufactured in anything close to "bulbous."