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Your Guide to Bra and Bralette Terms

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At Non-Disclosure Apparel, we always throw around terms like 'seamless bra' or 'concealing petals.' We get it — most people don't chat about bras and bralettes all day like we do (even though they should 😜)!  So, to keep things simple, we decided to make a glossary of the bra and bralette terms we use on our blog and website.

This guide will help you get familiar with our nipple concealing, seamless, and wireless bralettes designed for ultimate comfort and everyday wear. Dive in, learn the lingo, and find out why we're your go-to for the best bralettes around!

Bra and Bralette Terms Defined

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Bra Size Chart

Bra Size Chart - A visual guide that helps determine your correct bra size by comparing measurements of the bust and underbust.

Nipple Covers

Nipple Covers - Small, adhesive pads worn over the nipples to prevent them from showing through clothing.

Small Boobs

Small Boobs - Small boobs refer to a smaller breast size, typically fitting into A or B cup bras.

Wireless Bra

Wireless Bra - A bra without underwires providing greater comfort.

Racerback Bra

Racerback Bra - A bra with straps that converge between the shoulder blades, ideal for support and staying hidden under tops.

Training Bra

Training Bra - A soft, lightweight bra designed for young girls who are just beginning to wear bras.

Bra Extender

Bra Extender - An accessory that adds extra length to the bra band, providing a more comfortable fit.

Small Breasts

Small Breasts - Refers to petite bust sizes typically fitting into A or B cup bras.

T-Shirt Bra

T-shirt Bra - A seamless bra designed to provide a smooth, invisible look under shirts. It offers streamlined design for everyday comfort and versatility.

Budding Breast

Budding Breast - The initial stage of breast development, typically requiring soft and comfortable training bras.

Padded Bra

Padded Bra - A bra with padding in the cups to enhance the appearance of the bust or provide nipple coverage.  Often bulky and hot.

Seamless Bra

Seamless Bra - A bra designed without seams, providing a smooth look under clothing.

Chest Measurement

Chest Measurement - The measurement around the fullest part of the bust and under the bust, used to determine bra size.

Trainer Bra

Trainer Bra - Another term for a training bra, designed for young girls starting to wear bras.

Lounge Bra

Lounge Bra - A comfortable, often wireless bra designed for relaxed, at-home wear.

Small Chest

Small Chest - Refers to a petite bust size, often fitting into smaller bra cup sizes.

Training Bras for Girls

Training Bras for Girls - Bras designed for young girls, providing gentle support and comfort during the early stages of development.

Girls Sports Bras

Girls Sports Bras - Sports bras designed for young girls, offering support during physical activities.

Bra Clasp

Bra Clasp - The fastening mechanism at the back of a bra, typically featuring hooks and eyes.

Starter Bra

Starter Bra - Another term for a training bra, providing gentle support for young girls.

Wire Free Bra

Wire Free Bra - Another term for a wireless bra, offering support without underwires.

Pullover Bra

Pullover Bra - A bra without clasps or hooks, designed to be pulled over the head for easy wear.

Moisture Wicking Bra

Moisture Wicking Bra - A bra made from fabric that draws moisture away from the skin, keeping you cool and dry.

Pin Me Your Guide to Bra and Bralette Terms

Understanding the terminology can help you make decisions when shopping for bras and bralettes! Whether you're looking for the best bralette for small busts or the perfect seamless bra, our glossary has got you covered.

Feel free to reach out to us anytime!  Don't forget to shop our bra sale still going on!

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