When it comes to choosing a bra, concentrate on the kind of dress you are wearing, on the occasion you are dressing for, as well as the purpose that you want your bra to serve you. Also, focus on what you want it to look like underneath your clothes. Each kind of bra serves a definite, different and a specific purpose. You can not wear the same one to your office and to your formal evening parties or casual otuings. Therefore, stock your wardrobe with bras that may meet your requirement at different situations.
There are many different variety of bras that provide different levels of support, shape and structure to your breasts. Each of them is designed to achieve a specific purpose. For instance, push-up bras and corsets are meant to enhance your curves and offer a greater decolletage. Similarly, sports bra have are designed to control and minimize bouncing while you are exercising, running or playing. And minimizer bras are designed to make you appear one or two cup size smaller.
The four elements of a basic bra, a bra band, cups, straps, and a closure, determine the bra style. Some variations brought into these key elements may help you determine the bra style.
Types of bras:
Demi bras/ Balconette bras
Front Closure Bras
Full coverage bras
Long Line Bras/ Shape-wear bras
Peep hole bras
Push up Bras
Water-bras or Gel bras