Posture Bra

How To Choose a Posture Bra

Introduction A posture bra is a bra designed to help reinforce correct posture and alignment.   Some women may refer to them as a posture brace as well. The most common posture bras have special bands that provide extra support in the upper back.  Many also have front and side panels to support the breasts.  Due to the different styles and features, it can be confusing to select a bra that meets your needs.  This article will provide some information and tips on how to choose a posture support bra. Who Should Use a Posture Bra? Women who would like to help improve their posture support or reduce upper back stress can benefit from a posture bra.  Doctors may recommend posture bras after procedures such as [ click to continue…]

Posture Support Options

Based on some of the questions received, we realize that some readers may want more information than just posture support bras. In general, other than a posture support bra your other options are posture support braces or posture support bands (yes, they sound the same but really are not). Since the rest of the site covers posture bras extensively, we will talk about support braces and bands in in this article. Posture Support Brace A posture corrective support brace, as seen above, is a viable alternative to a posture support bra and can be used by both men and women. The most popular and comfortable support braces have the over-the-shoulder elastic straps with hook and loop closures. Another strap goes around your upper torso (below [ click to continue…]

Best Posture Bras

You have decided you want a posture bra – is there simply one out there that is considered the best?  This is primarily a subjective question since it is dependent on your specific needs and desires.  In general, most women seriously care about the bra’s support capacity, ability to promote good posture, and overall comfort ability.  There are posture bras available that meet these criteria. Below are some of the best posture bras available today: Glamorise Women’s MagicLift Front Close Posture Support Bra Glamorise has come on very strong recently in the posture bra market, and this one of their most popular for good reasons. It truly does provide the reminder to sit up and straight, a posture bra’s functional purpose. Unlike other bras though, [ click to continue…]

Longline Posture Bra

One type of fairly popular bra is the longline posture bra.  It is covered briefly in a previous article:  How to Choose a Posture Bra.  However, due to the popularity of the longline, we thought a brief article would be beneficial to readers. They have some unique characteristics that provide improved posture support. Let’s look at the regular longline bra first.  This type of bra extends down your body like a corset, typically covering down to your belly button area.  Most women purchase a longline bra to improve their figure – the bra flattens the stomach and torso providing a much leaner effect.  This is very beneficial for tight fitting clothes or gowns. The longline posture bra version has the same general look and tight [ click to continue…]