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IF YOU have a pair of jeans that are too tight, don’t worry, you don’t need to return them or throw them away.

And definitely don’t reach for the scissors and try to be creative.

If you've got a pair of jeans that are too small, you've come to the right placeCredit: tiktok/@kristinakacheeva

There’s nothing worse than not being able to breathe because your jeans are too tight, but don’t worry, we’ve all been there.

Many of us might not want to accept that we need to size up, so instead will walk around all day in jeans that are suffocating us.

But rather than having to fork out for a new pair, one woman has taken to TikTok to share her simple hack for getting tight jeans to fit perfectly and it couldn’t be any more simple.

Kristina Kacheeva shared her clever technique for stretching out tight jeans and it’s left us all open-mouthed. 

Kristina has 320.7k TikTok followers and 9.8million likes and regularly posts style hack videos. 

Kristina uploaded her jean tip video with the caption ‘Jeans Too Small? Try this hack!’

At the start of the video, Kristina is seen wearing her denim jeans, as she struggles to do up the zip. 

She said: “Wash your jeans, put them on while they are still wet.

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“Move around to stretch the jeans until you can zip them. 

“Dry your jeans, now they fit!”

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In the video, Kristina shows a step-by-step of the process, as she moves around and squats in the wet jeans.

She then puts them in the tumble dryer and when they come out, they are much easier to zip up. 

It's as simple as that and with this hack you won't have to struggle to breath in tight jeans any longer.

Clearly Kristina’s video has impressed numerous people as it has racked up a whopping 239k views.

At the time of writing, it has almost 4,000 likes, but people were left conflicted about the hack. 

One person said: “I’ll have to try this hack ? Didn’t know about it.” 

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Another added: “Don’t dry your jeans, that's why they shrink, steam or iron them.” 

A third commented: “Too much time.”

According to Kristina, if you want your jeans to fit you, you need to wash them and then wear them in when they are wetCredit: tiktok/@kristinakacheeva
If you move around while the jeans are wet, this will loosen them and you will be able to zip them upCredit: tiktok/@kristinakacheeva