The Fit 5: Tips to Feel (and Look) Like a Star!

From Eva Longoria Parker and Hilary Duff's body-conscious workout gear to Ciara's diet secret, get the scoop on how to look fab like the stars

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Forget baggy T-shirts and sweatpants! Eva Longoria Parker and Hilary Duff like looking sexy while staying in shape in Body Language Sportswear ($40-150), the line from Brazilian designer Anna Arias. Made with Supplex, which can stretch up to 500% and doesn’t shrink or fade, the workout gear is flattering and functional for all body types. An extra plus: Body Language pants and capris are designed to give the rear an extra lift! Read about other great fitness apparel on! – Andrea DeSimone

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Elisabeth Hasselbeck, who has celiac disease, is eating right during her third pregnancy with some of the yummy gluten-free recipes whipped up by nutritionist Ashley Koff R.D. One of the View cohost’s favorites? A smoothie rich in fiber and antioxidants made with unsweetened almond milk, berries, half a banana and ground flaxseed. “It’s not about deprivation, especially with all the great g-free foods now available,” says Koff, who was nutritional consultant on Hasselbeck’s book The G-Free Diet. Learn more about eating gluten-free on! – Alexis Chiu

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For Lacey Chabert, keeping free weights visible in her home reminds her to exercise. “If you just have them around the house, I’ve noticed you walk by, you do a little bit. It helps,” says the Ghosts of Girlfriends Past actress. “While you’re watching TV, while you’re eating – that’s my favorite time!” Find out 12 creative ways to burn calories on! – Serena Kappes and Jenny Sundel

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When fashion models hit the gym, they want to gain definition – not bulk. “They can’t have Terminator arms,” says New York City trainer Oscar Smith, who has worked with Petra Nemcova and Selita Ebanks. To help them get long and strong, Smith has his clients mix up light weight training (just 3 lbs.!), core and leg work on the mat as well as plenty of cardio intervals. The results? “Lean, but never unhealthy.” Learn how to lose arm jiggle with’s surefire workout!Charlotte Triggs

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Ciara flaunted her killer body alongside Justin Timberlake in the steamy video for their duet “Love, Sex, Magic”. So, how does she keep her figure looking so fierce? “I work out for an hour a day, and eat five to eight small meals a day – complex carbs, fiber, greens, protein, and brown rice,” says the R&B songstress, who also goes light on sauces. “I make spaghetti with wheat pasta, ground turkey and tomato sauce, but [just] two spoons – not a whole cup.” Learn how eating often keeps your energy revved up on – K.C. Baker

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