Also, Miss Grace Iliya, said she uses hip booster to make the lower part of her body proportionate to her upper part. Meanwhile, Malam Usman Ali, an undergarment trader in Garki Market, said he usually sold padded bras than any of his wares. Views Read Edit View history. Women with an underwire bra can trigger the metal detector, requiring them to go into the bathroom with a paper bag, remove their bra, place it in the bag, return bare breasted under often revealing blouses, suffer the stares of the correctional officers, take back the bag and redress. The new lift and separation evolved into the torpedo shape of the s, which went nuclear with underwire in the s, when the war's end freed metal for domestic use [
An iron spike went into her body under the left arm. Most surgeons recommend that patients wear a brassiere, without underwire, to provide support for several days postoperatively. The plate curved around the torso and ended near the armpits, held in place and adjusted to a snug fit by shoulder straps that crossed the back, forming an X-shape.
Most surgeons recommend that patients wear a brassiere, without underwire, to provide support for several days postoperatively. As of , underwire bras were the largest and fastest growing segment of the bra market.
The concept of an underwire can be traced to an patent that describes a breast supporting device using a rigid plate under the breasts for stability. Horstman had previously worn an underwire bra into the facility without problems. The wire may be made of metal, plastic, or resin. What Women Need to Know. The precursor to the underwire bra can be traced back to at least , when New Yorker Marie Tucek was granted a patent for a "breast supporter". List of lingerie brands.