Beyond The Bra

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

Buying Bras Online - Intimidating But Simple
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Buying Bras Online - Intimidating But Simple

Buying a bra online can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be. Read on to learn what you need to know before you add that item to your cart.
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Sexy Full-Figure Bras. Don’t Be Shy To Dress the Girls Up
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Sexy Full-Figure Bras. Don’t Be Shy To Dress the Girls Up

There’s no reason that women of all shapes and sizes can’t wear lingerie that’s both supportive and sexy!
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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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