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The quintessential embodiment of female sexuality, breasts have fascinated and mystified since the beginning of time. From the biology that makes breasts, and breast-feeding, possible, and the odd boob changes that occur with motherhood to historical perceptions of the hourglass shape, LiveScience the art and science of breasts. Women have strapped down their breasts with fabric bands or boosted their cleavage with body-shaping corsets for centuries, depending on current fashions. But the precursors to modern bras began to appear in the late s and early s.
Whether you're looking to amp up or play down the bosoms you were born with, we've got expert tips on the bras to try and the products to slather on, plus a few why-didn't-I-think-of-that style tricks. Robert Rey created a line of shapewear bras and bodysuits that mimic the adjustments made by going under the knife. And not only is it less painful and less expensive than the usual nip-tuck, it's super easy to find: HSN. Did you know women can actually develop chest wrinkles from sleeping on their stomachs?
Not all plus-size women have big boobs, but I do. In fact, I had big boobs when I wasn't categorically plus-size just as many slender women do, as well. And while the media may tell us that big boobs are luxurious and glamorous, they are also a pain in the neck literally and figuratively. Big boobs come with big problems — expensive bras, back pain, pulled buttons, a need for multiple sports bras and boob sweat.