21 Amazing Facts About Breast Size, Shape and Health


21 Amazing Facts About Breast Size, Shape and Health

In Gajahealthtips, earlier we published articles on amazing facts about Vagina, interesting facts about the nipples, and answered some of the questions men wish to ask girls about their breasts. Both Men and Women love boobs! And it’s no wonder there is a lot of hype surrounding women’s breasts. From trying to figure out if there is actually something such as a perfect breast shape to the perfect bra size. Here we will share 21 Interesting facts about breast size, shape, health and funny things.

21 Surprising Facts About Breasts

We have categorized the breast facts so it’s easy to follow and you can also enjoy reading!

Funny Fact About Boobs

Let’s being with a funny boob fact that is quite surprising and funny. 

  • According to a study, 11% of women have named their boobs. So, what name do you keep for your boobs? Lol.

Amazing Facts About Breast Size and Shape

Breast Shapes - 9 Types of Breast
  • Boobs are mostly made up of fatty tissue.
  • Breast comes in various shapes and sizes.
  • It’s common for one boob to be bigger than the other. Mostly left breast will be bigger than the right.
  • The size of the breasts (cup size) continues to change throughout the life span of a woman. There will be a major change in cup size during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
  • Changes in bra size can be attributed to puberty, obesity, pregnancy, breastfeeding, hormones, menstrual cycles, birth control, and menopause.
  • The nipple comes in different sizes and shapes. And there are 8 different types of nipples. Find out which one is yours?

Cool Breast And Bra Facts

Women Bra and Panties Underneath Pajamas
  • A survey showed that 80% of women wear the wrong size bra. Of those women, 70% wore bras that were too small, while 10% wore bras that were too big. Learn How to Measure Bra Size? Complete Guide
  • Many people don’t know the anatomy of the bra.
  • When you’re reading a bra size tag, the number is the band size and the letter is the cup size (example: 34DD, 34=band size, DD=cup size)
  • You should never wear the same bra two days in a row. Breaks in-between wears allow the elasticity to retain its shape, which helps the bra last longer. Wearing the same bra every day can shorten its lifespan and quickly stretch out the band.
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  • Today, the average American bra size is 34DD and the average UK bra size is 36DD
  • The average woman will spend $4,000 on bras in her lifetime and own 16 bras throughout the year.
  • Bras have to be designed to support 8 fluid ounces to 20 pounds or more.
  • More than 4 million new bras are produced on average each day.
  • Always follow the care instructions on the bra tag when you’re washing your bras. Your bras will last a lot longer if you hand wash them in gentle detergent and lay them flat to dry.

Breast Cancer and Breast Sagging Facts

Home Exercises to Lift Sagging Breasts
  • Wearing a bra to bed won’t prevent breast sagging. Read: Should You Wear a Bra and Underwear/Panties Underneath Pajamas?
  • In the US, breast implants are the #1 cosmetic plastic surgery procedure. An estimated 1 in 26 women in the US has breast implants.
  • Breast cancer is the #1 cause of death for women. According to statistics, 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Please don’t forget to schedule a mammogram once a year and prioritize regular breast self-exams at home.
  • In breast cancer the infected women’s breasts will be operated on and removed.

Breastfeeding Facts

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  • The size of the breasts has no effect on milk-producing capability.
  • A woman can lactate without getting pregnant or giving birth to a baby. But the process of induced lactation is not easy.

Conclusion

Breasts are important part of the body and an I hope you would have enjoyed these amazing breast facts.

If you have any doubts, please contact me.