Types Of Bra You May Not Be Aware

Oh, should I keep it a secret or hide it? BRAA! No,,, why would I hide it, even after having a lot of experience from bra to no bra days, from sports to lacy but still I’m unable to try, all the available types, well, I live in my comfort zone so I prefer something wireless, softer and comfier. Well, we ladies always complain about our bra that no this doesn’t go with the dress, a tube one will go good with the dress a sports one is comfier, so why to think so much when you can go and grab the most best suited you type of bra? 

It isn’t just radically crazy but also has numerous health impacts on the body. The right fit can make all the difference. To begin with, women need to realize their exact size before they go about purchasing bras. Start with a professional fitting for the best results and then wonder which bra will go with which dress.


Types of BRAA! that should be available in your closet- 

The most common one T-shirt/ Contour/ Seamless Bra

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This bra goes good with a shirt to tightly mold under your t-shirt which has no lines or shows that look I’m wearing a bra, the bra is made of thicker material to give great nipple coverage and so that straps and bumps don’t stick underneath the fabric. The bra offers a firmness required in tight-fitting clothes and sometimes has an underwire for better support but most times not, and a minimized look. You can get this bra in various options like full coverage, plunge, and strapless.

The comforter, Underwire Bra

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The comforter is what we want, well an underwire below the cups for better support and comfort. It gives structure by holding the breasts lifted and attached to the chest. It’s suitable for all types; small as well as big breasted women but not all women prefer underwire bra. 

Sports Bra, well fitted for fitness 

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A sports bra is specially designed for working out as it gives extra support. The fabric is made specially to absorb sweat and dries fast. Some sports bras have a guide letting you know if it’s for low, medium, or high impact activity so you realize what to wear while running, hiking, or during yoga and aerobic activity. There are two types of sports bras: compression and encapsulation.

Wow 🙂 Push-Up Bra

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Of, course who doesn’t k ow about a push-up bra right? Which have extra padding at the bottom which lifts your breasts and seeming much bigger and gives you a perfect cleavage. Mostly the extra padding is made of gel or foam which is also sometimes removable allowing women with bigger breasts to choose whichever option they prefer.

Low cut Bras are never out, Demi-Bra/ Balconette Bra

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Demi represents the cup shape of the bra and is a deep cut bra that only covers half of your breast. The bra has a single vertical seam up each cup and has the tops of the cups cut straight across. It’s perfect for lower, scoop neck outfits that require you to show some kind of skin. It’s a good choice if you want to give your breasts a lift without creasing or extravagant cleavage.

Who wants to show the Bra straps, strapless Bra/ Convertible Bra

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The strapless bra as the name implies has detachable straps making it the perfect bra for those off-shoulder and tube tops and dresses. It usually has a wider bra brand for the much-required support. They come in regular or longline versions; bustiers as well as regular bras.

Hot Bralette

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Who does not wants to look hot, so many girls go for bralette which is a non-padded bra without an underwire? It’s a comfortable option to wear but doesn’t offer much support compared to other bra types. It’s the newest trend and has taken up the industry by storm. Bralettes come in all kinds of variations for different kinds of outfits. Plus, you don’t even need to worry about molding your bralette under your clothes, most are made to be flaunted in a halter or a plunge dress, however, you choose. 

The Stick on Bra

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 A stick-on bra is an adhesive bra without any straps at all or the bra band can be stuck to the breasts. It’s perfect for a low cut back or cut out dress/top which requires you to hide the back straps. The bra is well suited for smaller or lighter-weight breasts that require some lift or if you wish to bring your breasts together especially in a backless outfit.

Padded Bra 

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A padded bra as the name suggests has cups made of a thin layer of foam, providing a padded look that gives your breasts a natural lift and perfect shape. It also prevents the outline of your nipple from showing as some women are prone to it. It gives a fuller look and better coverage than other bra types but is ideal for women with smaller breasts and women with bigger breasts may look double their size.

Longline Bra

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Longline bras have a broader bra band that extends up to the waist or hips. Sometimes even somewhat lower than the ribs, a little about the belly button is a good length. It gives better support than any regular bra as it shapes the waist and sometimes the hips as well.

Minimizer Bra

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A minimizer bra can make the breasts look smaller and is designed to distribute the breast tissue evenly across the cup rather than bringing it together at the front. Several minimizer bras have wider wings which reduce the manifestation of back rolls, an added plus. An old school bra with the concept of minimizing the appearance of larger breasts with fuller coverage.

Plunge Bra

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A plunge bra has low cut cups that connect below the breasts meant for plunge necklines. The bra forms a U-shape at the center of your breasts towards the navel. They also act like a push-up and provide added support most times. It’s a good investment to make for every girl. The straps are stronger to add a good lift. 

Nursing Bra

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A nursing bra is specifically designed for women who breastfeed. Women are prone to sagging breasts post-pregnancy and this bra serves the purpose of lifting the breasts as well as adding firm support. The main aim of this bra is to provide the baby easy access to the nipple and so it has a flap that can be pulled down to expose the breast. It has removable cups which allows easy breastfeeding.

Front Open Bra

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As the name suggests the bra opens in the front rather than the back. The purpose of this closure is to cinch in the breasts together for a firmer fit. It’s also easier to put on and to remove as some women struggle with the back closure of most bras. The front closure provides a slight cleavage that can be advantageous for a slightly deep neckline.