Beyond The Bra

From Helpful Tips to Body Positivity — Your Resource for All Things Curves.

Do Large Breasts Really Cause Back Pain?
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Do Large Breasts Really Cause Back Pain?

Is it true that large breasts cause back problems? The answer may surprise you!  Here’s more detail on why it happens and what you can do about it.
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Should You Wear Your Bra to Bed? 4 Myths and Facts Exposed
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Should You Wear Your Bra to Bed? 4 Myths and Facts Exposed

There are many opinions on whether or not wearing a bra to sleep is harmful to your health. Let’s take a look at some of the myths and decide once and for all.
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How Should I Wash My Bra and How Often?
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How Should I Wash My Bra and How Often?

Why shouldn’t you throw your bras in a washer with your other clothes? Learn how to take care of your bras and why.
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How to Get the Most Out of Your Old Sports Bras
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How to Get the Most Out of Your Old Sports Bras

Buying a new sports bra might not be your #1 priority right now. So what do you do if your current bra isn’t supporting you the way that it used to?
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Glamorise Q&A: Meet the Curvy Fashion Blogger Behind Carnations & Lace
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Glamorise Q&A: Meet the Curvy Fashion Blogger Behind Carnations & Lace

If you’re not a fan of Carnations & Lace already, you will be after getting to know the Utah-based, body-positive blogger behind it — Krychele (pronounced Cri-Shell) Valenzuela.
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Working From Home? Don’t Sacrifice Bra Comfort
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Working From Home? Don’t Sacrifice Bra Comfort

If you’re like millions of women now spending more time at home, make sure that you’re as comfortable as possible. A great place to start is with your bra!
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How Your Bra Can Help You Redefine Self-Care
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How Your Bra Can Help You Redefine Self-Care

Research suggests that the more you practice self-care, the more confident, creative and productive you are. But what do plus-size bras have to do with self-care?

 

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Curvy Crush: Dana Falsetti is Bringing Yoga to Every Body
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Curvy Crush: Dana Falsetti is Bringing Yoga to Every Body

Her message on and off the mat is clear: Yoga is for every body. And her mission to amplify that message is anchored in her core values of inclusion, accessibility and body positivity. 
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How to Overcome Gymtimidation & Stay Gym Confident
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How to Overcome Gymtimidation & Stay Gym Confident

Hey, you! Hiding in the back row of yoga class. Get up here! No one should ever make you feel like you don’t belong at the gym but for way too many plus-size women that feeling is all too common.
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Curvy Crush: The Founders of Universal Standard are Defining a New Normal
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Curvy Crush: The Founders of Universal Standard are Defining a New Normal

Alexandra Waldman and Polina Veksler — co-founders of the fashion-disrupting brand Universal Standard — aren’t just building a size-inclusive brand, they’re redefining normal for all women (and the industry). 
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Glamorise Q&A With Plus-Size Fashion Designer Ashley Nell Tipton
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Glamorise Q&A With Plus-Size Fashion Designer Ashley Nell Tipton

Show of hands: Who here has walked into a store and felt the sting of anxiety because your size was nowhere to be found. Hun, you’re not alone. 
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Plus-Size Model Morgan Louise on What She Would Tell Her Younger Self
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Plus-Size Model Morgan Louise on What She Would Tell Her Younger Self

We’re excited to welcome a very special guest to the Glamorise blog today with a powerful message on self-love. Morgan Louise is a professional model and body positivity advocate who talks the talk, walks the walk and nails every pose with curvy perfection. 
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