Why wear women’s shapewear?

Why women wear shapewear in AustraliaIn recent times the market for women’s shapewear has grown drastically with many women now using these undergarments under their everyday clothing. Globally there is now a large range of shapewear styles, shapes, colors, patterns, and types available to consumers. However, many people may not know when or where to use a shapewear undergarment. Let’s discuss where you can use shapewear as part of your wardrobe. 


Body shape & appearance

Women’s can utilize shapewear for several occasions whether it be corporate, casual, party or even to the gym. There are many benefits to wearing shapewear when it comes to shaping and contouring your body for the desired look and figure. A good piece of shapewear can help to slim, shape or adjust the hips, thighs, stomach, buttocks and bust. Giving you the desired look or silhouette. High compression shapewear can also be used to give a perfect hourglass figure along with completing an outfit.


Posture & abdominal muscles

Shapewear for women is typically highly compressive using spandex, nylon or polyester materials. The compression will help to support your back and hold in your stomach and core. This makes you stand straight, often appearing taller and firmer around the torso. Shapewear can also help in alleviating pain in the lower back and lumbar area through providing additional support and compression in these areas. Many pieces of shapewear now have breathable low-profile designs and shapes and can be worn with a variety of outfits, from dresses, skirts, gym clothes and jeans.


Aging benefits and prolapse

As mentioned already shapewear can help to improve posture and can aid with some ageing conditions such as lower back pain, humpback, and flat hip. Shapewear can sometimes help with bladder prolapse through providing lift and support in this area if the items is fitted correctly.  


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Women's Shapewear