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Social and peer pressure plays a major part in a teen’s or woman's
decision to wear a bra, even if they personally do not benefit from
them, and would prefer not to.
Bras have come to represent nonsexual women and women in control of
Free movement of the breasts and visible nipples are viewed by society
as indications of a sexual woman.
A woman who is not in control of her breasts is not in control of
Wearing a bra allows women to deny they are sexual, fulfilling society's
expectation of them.
Society and peer groups currently allow women and teens to show off
their bra but not their breasts, as if that makes sense.
Bras that shape, lift, contain under-wires, prevent natural movement,
make small breasts appear bigger, and large breasts appear smaller
are best avoided.
Sports bras that hold the breasts snuggly, but not tightly, against
the chest without altering their natural shape are perhaps the best
Choose smooth, seamless, elastic cups that conform to your breasts
rather than cups that force your breasts into an unnatural shape.
Pick the simplest bra available.
They should be made of lightweight cotton so they do not trap heat
Wear camisoles or feminine undershirts if you want to add color and
lace to your wardrobe.
If you do not benefit from a bra, it is perhaps best not to wear one.
If a teen or woman chooses to wear a bra, she should limit the amount
of time spent each day doing so.
When relaxing at home, they should remove their bra to allow their
breasts free movement and permit unrestricted circulation of body
fluids within the breast.
A bra should not be worn while sleeping, there is no benefit in doing
Some recommend women frequently massage their breasts to improve circulation.
Parents should delay for as long as possible the buying of their daughter's
first bra, by providing her with the facts, and encourage them to
remove their bra when at home.
Feminine undershirts, camisoles, and a coming of age party may be
a healthier means of acknowledging her budding breasts and entrance