There are an appropriate time and place for when different types of bras should be worn. Wearing the right bra according to a certain neckline, material, or style can help you feel confident and comfortable all day or night. Each type of bra is designed as a base foundation for every outfit and the last thing you want is feeling awkward because your bra feels and looks “off.” Check out Cover Girl Shapewear’s tips on how different types of bra can definitely make a difference in your outfit!
Just as the name suggests, push-ups work miracles for providing extra support and lift to the breasts. This type of bra is great for lower cut necklines and if you’re trying to achieve a fuller look to your breasts.
If your top or dress has a deep neckline or a V-shape, a plunge style is a perfect fit. Keep in mind that plunge bras don’t add much support, but it does create an appealing cleavage.
For tops and dresses that are strapless or sleeveless, wearing a strapless style is most flattering. The last thing you want is unwanted straps showing which defeats the purpose of the outfit, right? Most strapless bras also come as convertible straps so you can take them off and on according to the type of outfit.
Bralettes are beautifully designed with intricate lace and sheer materials. A bralette usually comes with no padding or wires which means they’re lightweight, comfortable, and simple. There are a number of outfits you can wear with a bralette like loose fitting tops, shirts loungewear.
Similar to bralettes, bandeaus are more decorative and provide less support than your conventional bra. Bandeaus are usually strapless, so they make a great look for tops that are small, strapless, or have large armholes.
Whether if you’re heading to the gym, lounging around the house, or even running around town getting errands done, sports bras provide a comfortable and casual look that could be worn under t-shirts, sportswear, and loungewear. Sports bras have grown in popularity and can be in different strap styles other than the traditional racerback.
A backless bra is the most invisible bra of them all. Ideal for backless dresses and tops, they are usually adhesive or come in gel cups that is applied directly on the skin to provide coverage and semi-support.