You've probably spent your whole life describing boobs as either big or small, and if you were really specific, even or uneven. Would you have ever guessed that there are NINE different types of boobs in the world?! Well, according to bra company ThirdLove's breast shape dictionary , women have one of nine different sets of breasts. All boobs and nipples are totally normal, but identifying your exact shape can find you the best bras for your shape. And ThirdLove also recommends the most fitting styles for every breast shape. Here are the nine types of boobs in the world This refers to sets of boobs where one is larger or smaller than the other.
If you always thought there were only two kinds of boobs—big or small—your mind is about to be blown. According to bra company ThirdLove, women have one of seven different sets of boobs. Asymmetric: One breast is larger than the other; ranges from minor barely noticeable to more pronounced as pictured. Look best in: Bras with removable pads, so you can wear a pad or two on the smaller side to even out your look. Bell Shape: Generally heavier breasts ; narrower at the top, then drastically fuller toward the bottom. Look best in: Full-coverage styles. Because the boobs are heavier, they can drag down the shoulders, causing the straps to slip and reduce support.
Skip navigation! Story from Body. To breastfeed or not. To wear a bra or not.
The biological function of breasts is to feed babies and give life, but somewhere along the way, our boobies became so much more. Along with your size, each shape supposedly dictates the type of bra you should wear. But then I got to thinking: Why stop at just seven shapes? My boobs have been more than seven shapes during my lifetime.