Various Types of Ladies Inner Wear available in Market
Undergarments are items of clothing worn beneath outer clothes, usually in direct contact with the skin, although they may comprise more than a single layer. They serve to keep outer garments from being soiled or damaged by bodily excretions, to lessen the friction of outerwear against the skin, to shape the body, and to provide concealment or support for parts of it. In cold weather, long underwear is sometimes worn to provide additional warmth. Different styles of undergarments are generally worn by females and males. Undergarments commonly worn by females today include bras, panties etc.
Usually worn with the waistband lower than the wearer's waist, and often at the hips, with the leg bands ending at the groin. Men's bikini briefs normally have no fly. High-sided bikini underwear, Low-sided bikini underwear. String bikini consists of two triangular pieces connected at the groin but not at the sides, with a thin "string" around the waist connecting the pieces.
A type of thong consisting of a narrow piece of material that covers or holds the genitals, passes between the buttocks, and is attached to a string around the hips. The smallest of the underpants.
A type of thong which is as narrow as a G-string, but without the supporting "string" around the wearer's hips/panty line, leaving just a sideways C shaped piece between the legs.
A type of G-string, introduced by
Victoria's Secret, in which the string is connected to the waistband by a triangle that is just above the buttocks. The string connects with the waistband directly to form a "V" shape at back.
Tanga: A type of thong which is wider than a G-string and fairly wide in the front, more like the wide V of a traditional brief. Fit tends to be more comfortable than that of a plain thong or G-string and is often more embellished.
Thong Has a narrow strip of material along the center of the garment's rear which sits between the wearer's buttocks and connects the front or pouch to the waistband behind the wearer. Thongs are sometimes worn to reduce "panty lines" when wearing tightly fitting trousers.
The Following are worn on the upper body
Usually consists of two cups for the breasts, a center panel (gore), a band running around the torso under the bust, and a shoulder strap for each side.
Bras are made of different types, balconette bra, demi bra, padded bra, push-up bra, sports bra, strapless bra
The following are worn on the Lower body
Boy shorts: A type of panties with sides that extend lower down the hips, similar to men's briefs.
Panties: These usually have an elastic waistband, a crotch to cover the genital area which is usually lined with absorbent material such as cotton, and a pair of leg openings which are often also elasticized. They either have very short or no leg sections. Control panties – usually made of stretchable material such as Spandex and extending above the waist, these are designed to provide support and create a slimmer appearance. Hipster – worn lower with the waistband around the hips.
Anna York in this article aid her readers when it comes to ladies inner wear with how it is different from men’s innerwear. Finally, she tries to explore some of eminence underwear.