All About Push Up Bras

What You Should Know!

Push up bras have soft padding to give your breasts a lift and make them look fuller. Want to know more? Read on!

All About Push Up Bras

What You Should Know!

Push up bras have soft padding to give your breasts a lift and make them look fuller. Want to know more? Read on!

Levels of Push-up Bras


Gentle Push-up
Bottom 1/3 is padded – either graduated padding or a bump

Adds 1/2 cup size
It gives you a natural lift


Moderate Push-up
Padding ends just below the nipple

Adds 1 cup size
If you are 32 B, you will look like a 32 C


Explosive Push-up
Padding goes up till the nipple or higher

Adds 2 cup sizes
If you are 32 B, you will look like a 32 D

Levels of Push-up Bras

Gentle Push-up

Bottom 1/3 is padded – either graduated padding or a bump

Adds 1/2 cup size
It gives you a natural lift

Moderate Push-up

Padding ends just below the nipple

Adds 1/2 cup size
If you are 32 B, you will look like a 32 C

Explosive Push-up

Padding goes up till the nipple or higher

Adds 2 cup sizes
If you are 32 B, you will look like a 32 D

To Push-up OR not to Push-up?

See what’s right for your breast type!

SHALLOW BREASTS
Tapering at the top

Go for Level 2 or Level 3 Push-up to get a rounder top and enhance your cleavage

SEMI-FULL BREASTS
Moderately rounded at the top

Go for Level 1 or Level 2 Push-up to look more rounded at the top and enhance your cleavage

FULL BREASTS
Fully rounded at the top

Go for Level 1 Push-up to get a natural lift. Level 3 is a no-no – you don’t want your breasts kissing!

WIDE SET BREASTS
More than 3 fingers’ gap between your breasts

Go for Level 1 or Level 2. It’ll get your cleavage closer.

To Push-up OR not to Push-up?

See what’s right for your breast type!

Shallow Breasts
Tapering at the Top

Go for Level 2 or Level 3 Push-up to get a rounder top and enhance your cleavage

SEMI-FULL BREASTS
Moderately rounded at the top

Go for Level 1 or Level 2 Push-up to look more rounded at the top and enhance your cleavage

FULL BREASTS
Fully rounded at the top

Go for Level 1 Push-up to get a natural lift. Level 3 is a no-no – you don’t want your breasts kissing!

WIDE SET BREASTS
More than 3 fingers’ gap between your breasts

Go for Level 1 or Level 2. It’ll get your cleavage closer.

Wear Them Under

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    Wide and Deep Neckline Tops & Dresses

    To show off some cleavage

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    Your Everyday T-shirts

    Where cleavage is not visible but you want a perkier and firmer look

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    Stay Away From

    Button-down shirts as the added volume will cause gaping

Wear Them Under

Wide and Deep Neckline Tops & Dresses

To show off some cleavage

Your Everyday T-shirts

Where cleavage is not visible but you want a perkier and firmer look

Stay Away From

Button-down shirts as the added volume will cause gaping

Did You Know?

The Celeb-Bra

In the 1940s, Howard Hughes had an underwired push-up bra designed for actress Jane Russell to wear in the movie, The Outlaw. The bra is now in a Hollywood Museum.

The Oldest Push-Up Bra

The world’s first push-up bra was discovered in storage at a museum in London.

The First Push-Up Patent

The ‘uplift’ bra was patented in 1927 by Ida and William Rosenthal.

Did You  Know?

In the 1940s, Howard Hughes had an underwired push-up bra designed for actress Jane Russell to wear in the movie, The Outlaw. The bra is now in a Hollywood Museum.

The world’s first push-up bra was discovered in storage at a museum in London.

The ‘uplift’ bra was patented in 1927 by Ida and William Rosenthal.