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Homeless Women Can't Afford Bras. So This Advocate Donated Over 1,000 Of Them

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 11.03.2015 | Impact

Homeless shelters often get loads of clothing donations, but nowhere near enough undergarments, which leaves women in need without bras and feeling u...

Gwyneth Paltrow's Blog Resurrects Discredited Breast Cancer Myth

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 10.23.2015 | Healthy Living

It's the myth that just won't quit. A recent post on Goop, the lifestyle blog of actress Gwyneth Paltrow, has resurrected the long-discredited claim...

Think Pinker: 12 Amazing BCA Goods That Give Back

Amy E. Goodman | Posted 10.15.2015 | Style
Amy E. Goodman

We're awash with pink this Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) month and gratefully so, as this means we're invigorated about a cause that cuts too close to...

Six Tips to Stop the Bra Hate

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 09.28.2015 | Style
Elisabeth Dale

Not one day goes by when I don't read some random article on the horrors of bra wear. The basic premise of these pieces is that "we all know" bras suck. I call bullshit.

A Guide To Choosing The Right Sports Bra For Your Workout

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 07.22.2015 | Healthy Living

Sports bras are tricky. You want coverage, you want support, you want sweat-resistant material, and maybe you even want fashion. So whether you'r...

17 Of Your Most Common Bra Problems, Solved

PureWow | Posted 07.14.2015 | Style

They're one of the first things we put on in the morning and the first we take off at night (or more accurately, as soon as we get home). True life: Bras are the worst. But they don't have to be.

A Genius Trick For Washing Your Bra

PureWow | Posted 06.30.2015 | Style

Be honest: When was the last time you hand washed your bras? We're going to guess that it's sometime between "Never" and "Wait, I'm supposed to hand wash them?" Well, we've discovered a crazy-clever method -- and it involves your salad spinner.

Aging Out of My Bra: Why Lingerie Brands Should Target Women Over 50

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 06.10.2015 | Fifty
Elisabeth Dale

I love to see older women celebrated and honored in this way. Now in my late 50s, I'm content, and even more in love with life. But I'm curious to know what these mature models are wearing underneath their outfits. Are they still able to find pretty, feminine and well-fitting lingerie?

Like a Man, a Good Bra Is Hard to Find

Mara Menachem | Posted 03.30.2015 | Style
Mara Menachem

Speaking of financial investment, bras are not cheap. And I've been racking my brain, trying to understand what women, no matter the age, would frivolously throw out such expensive undergarments, especially when like a man, a good bra is hard to find.  

Hate Bra Shopping? Look to Your Feet for Help

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 03.18.2015 | Style
Elisabeth Dale

Foundations do just as much work for our bodies and breasts as shoes. So why don't we embrace bra buying the same way? The two purchases have much in common.

Every Type Of Bra You Should Own & Why

Refinery29 | Ellen Hoffman | Posted 01.16.2015 | Style

The backbone of a good wardrobe, bras get the most wear and the least love of anything in the delicates section. Many of us have been wearing the same...

This Just May Be The Sports Bra Of The Future

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 12.10.2014 | Science

Scientists at Australia's University of Wollongong are hoping to boost women's workouts, but not with training tips or special sports drinks. They'...

3 Reasons Why Bra Brands Should Welcome Men With Breasts

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 01.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Elisabeth Dale

The bra industry could welcome this new group of bra wearers because of the very real medical reasons why men need to wear bras. As one 45-year-old male said, "it's about time that the world is accepting that men also have boobs, and some need to wear a bra."

The 6 Most Basic Bra Rules You Probably Didn't Know

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 11.03.2014 | Style

If you've never been fitted for a bra by a specialist, you should speed-read this article, run to the nearest lingerie retailer and make an appointmen...

5 Obstacles to Finding the Perfect Bra

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 12.08.2014 | Style
Elisabeth Dale

Every woman wants one: the perfect bra that works under every outfit, looks fabulous on its own, and doesn't cause pain---to our bodies or budgets.

The 5 Biggest Bra Myths

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 10.20.2014 | Women
Elisabeth Dale

No one believes more in the power of bras than I do, the way they transform my figure or my mood. But there are a few things they can't and won't do for my breasts. Here are the top five biggest bra myths -- and reasons why you should feel free to ignore them.

The Only Type Of Bra You Need

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 07.31.2014 | Style

We're about to let you in on a little secret that will change your life: There is one kind of bra that is perfect for almost every life situation. ...

Who Let The D's Out?

Cara Paiuk | Posted 08.18.2014 | Parents
Cara Paiuk

I have one non-nursing bra that I wear when I go out (rarely). I usually take it off in the car on the way home because I simply cannot stand it a moment longer. Thankfully, my husband doesn't ask too many questions when I come home from ladies' night with my bra off.

10 Tips to Keep Your Breasts Young

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 08.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Elisabeth Dale

Some women are blessed with breasts that seem perpetually perky. Others, like me, aren't so lucky. But there are a few things that may have pushed my boobs further south, before their time. I've learned that while I can't control my DNA, some activities do slow down -- or speed up -- the inevitable breast aging process.

These Bras Are Perfect For Your Tees

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 05.16.2014 | Style

This list was assembled with data provided by Rank & Style. Yes, there are different bras out there, and some of them just don't do your laid-back ...

It's Time To Change The Way You Think About Bras

Posted 04.29.2014 | Style

After a long, gray winter, you couldn’t be more ready for spring. But is your wardrobe prepared? Sure, it’s great to get a jump on the latest tre...

Bizarre Truths About the Brassiere

Kristine Esser | Posted 06.03.2014 | Style
Kristine Esser

Most of the time it is a mindless action I do every morning and night. It has just become incorporated into my daily routine -- putting on my bra and taking it off. Recently, a few close male friends asked me about what it's like having to wear a bra everyday after seeing a sizing guide for bras.

The 5 Best Bra Fit Tips -- From Men

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 06.01.2014 | Style
Elisabeth Dale

Do you hate wearing bras or struggle to find the right one for your body type? You might be surprised to find that the best bra fit tips come from guys -- who wear bras.

'Cleavage-Enhancing' Sports Bra Makes Working Out Even More Uncomfortable

Posted 03.25.2014 | Women

If we're going to pay $75 for a bra with a fancy French name suitable for "a medium intensity work out," that workout better be sex. Lingerie com...

How Much Should You Spend On a Bra?

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 05.11.2014 | Style
Elisabeth Dale

We try on tons of shoes to get a sense of the qualities we prefer. Most of us have favorite brands. Why not treat lingerie the same way?