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Pants sagging by the end of the day? #4685886
03/06/18 04:19 AM
03/06/18 04:19 AM
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Houston, Texas
motor_oil_madman Offline OP
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Okay so here is my problem. This is so annoying and I must look like a weirdo pulling on my pants all the time. I don't get it. I put them on in the morning and they feel okay, but after a short period of time I have to tighten the belt to the next notch and this keeps my pants up, but now they're too tight. I do a lot of bending down and I'm on my feet all day, but it seems like bending down makes my pants sag.


2007.5 dodge cummins 6.7 liter. Chevron Delo400 15w40. 7000 mile or 250-300hr intervals.

Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: motor_oil_madman] #4685890
03/06/18 04:23 AM
03/06/18 04:23 AM
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Houston, Texas
motor_oil_madman Offline OP
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I've noticed over the last couple years the area around and below my belly button has gotten bigger where it used to nice and flat so now it appears that my waistline sags in the front and this is causing the tight pants feeling.


2007.5 dodge cummins 6.7 liter. Chevron Delo400 15w40. 7000 mile or 250-300hr intervals.

Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: motor_oil_madman] #4685892
03/06/18 04:26 AM
03/06/18 04:26 AM
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ROCHESTER, NY
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Everything stretches especially cotton!
I have sweaters that seem to grow on me as I am wearing them. The sleeves get longer and start out at the wrist then, go down to my knuckles. And at the waste line, the sweater seem to grow longer as well and it now down to my butt. Don't Cha hate that?

Also, lighten up on the carbs. If you just give up or lessen one thing such as sweets, carbs, beer( frown ), it may flatten again.

Last edited by Char Baby; 03/06/18 04:46 AM.

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Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: motor_oil_madman] #4685896
03/06/18 04:47 AM
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Houston, Texas
motor_oil_madman Offline OP
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I wonder if the extra pudge around the belly button area is making things worse than in the past.


2007.5 dodge cummins 6.7 liter. Chevron Delo400 15w40. 7000 mile or 250-300hr intervals.

Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: motor_oil_madman] #4685913
03/06/18 06:03 AM
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We need details of your clothing (brand, age, fiber content) as well as a metricized body scan in order to help you.

In the meantime, get suspenders!

Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: motor_oil_madman] #4685920
03/06/18 06:18 AM
03/06/18 06:18 AM
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Could be a water retention issue, try going for a long run to burn off.
A UOA (Urine Optical Analysis) by a Doctor might help.

Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: motor_oil_madman] #4685927
03/06/18 06:36 AM
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Ever hear of this wonderful invention they call....SUSPENDERS?

Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: motor_oil_madman] #4685957
03/06/18 07:28 AM
03/06/18 07:28 AM
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Michigan
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I like pajama pants that tie at the waist. Comfy and don't sag.


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Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: motor_oil_madman] #4685967
03/06/18 07:37 AM
03/06/18 07:37 AM
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GA
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It's a disease called "noassatol". Basically, you don't have enough rear end to act as a shelf to hold up your britches... otherwise known as a flat arse. When combined with some extra love around the mid-section, finding a way to maintain proper pants height is nearly impossible. Quite frankly, we generally end up looking like we are wearing a full diaper by lunch time.

I'm most likely in a way worse position than you but between losing weight through a lifestyle change (don't call it a diet as those are temporary) AND working out, I'm trying to do something about it. Hate it, but the best way to rebuild the shelf in the back to hold your pants up is squats. I hadn't done them in nearly 20 years... and they hurt. But I'm starting to see results and I'm gong to keep it up... even if it kills me!!


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Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: Kruse] #4685969
03/06/18 07:37 AM
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Originally Posted By: Kruse
Ever hear of this wonderful invention they call....SUSPENDERS?


Fat guys and suspenders = not a good combination. LMAO


1951 Chevy pickup 350/700r4
2015 Chevrolet Suburban LTZ 4x4
Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: motor_oil_madman] #4686034
03/06/18 08:59 AM
03/06/18 08:59 AM
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Illinois
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Do more squats to make sure you are not losing/haven't lost your glutes.

If you have a flat backside, because it has migrated to your belly, some exercise can reverse that trend.


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Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: motor_oil_madman] #4686047
03/06/18 09:13 AM
03/06/18 09:13 AM
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Battle Creek, MI
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Wrangler has some pants that have spandex built into the waistline. I have a pair and they work surprisingly well.


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Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: Pike51] #4686079
03/06/18 09:46 AM
03/06/18 09:46 AM
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Originally Posted By: Pike51
Originally Posted By: Kruse
Ever hear of this wonderful invention they call....SUSPENDERS?


Fat guys and suspenders = not a good combination. LMAO


HEY NOW!
I am quite clearly a fat guy(5'9", 350lbs 50" waist) and I have stereotypical white boy backside, IE: back w/a crack.
no matter how tight i clench my belt, the pants WILL be around my ankles in about 3 steps.
even if i have to lie down and suck in my gut just to button them.

I wear suspenders every day, not as a fashion statement, but a necessity.


Mine:
09 Mercury Sable : 6qts AutoQuest(Meijer/Warren) 0w20, WIX 51516
Mine to Maintain:
03 Pontiac Vibe : 4.5qts VWB 5w30,WIX 51394
Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: motor_oil_madman] #4686096
03/06/18 10:17 AM
03/06/18 10:17 AM
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1/2 hr N.E. of Detroit
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Originally Posted By: motor_oil_madman
Okay so here is my problem. This is so annoying and I must look like a weirdo pulling on my pants all the time. I don't get it. I put them on in the morning and they feel okay, but after a short period of time I have to tighten the belt to the next notch and this keeps my pants up, but now they're too tight. I do a lot of bending down and I'm on my feet all day, but it seems like bending down makes my pants sag.


It's due to your hot clothes dryer. So as you move around in those clean pants, they begin to loosen again. A perfect example are Fruit Of The Loom / BVD Boxer-Briefs. They get real loose-fitting around the butt / crotch and upper-outer legs by the end of the day.


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Re: Pants sagging by the end of the day? [Re: Pike51] #4686108
03/06/18 10:29 AM
03/06/18 10:29 AM
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Marshfield , MA
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Originally Posted By: Pike51
Originally Posted By: Kruse
Ever hear of this wonderful invention they call....SUSPENDERS?


Fat guys and suspenders = not a good combination. LMAO
My vegan brother is skinny as a rail. He wears suspenders.Been holding off myself. My gut doesn't help the situation.


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1994 Ranger ,the Rat, 5w30 dino, STP filter

'16 Camry SE, Valvoline HM 0w20 and OEM filter
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