How much do you know about this wardrobe essential? Brush up on your bra facts and trivia!
The word brassier was first used in print in a 1907 edition of Vogue.
Women own an average of 9 bras.
Over the past 15 years, the average bra size has increased from 34B to 36C.
Bra sizes will change 6 times on average for most women in their lifetime.
$16 billion dollars were spent on bras globally last year.
British ladies have the biggest breasts! Studies show that half of British women are in at least a D cup.
One breast is often slightly bigger than the other; usually the left breast is larger.
Push-up bras have existed since the 1800’s.
Breasts weight an average of one pound each, and they can gain weight.
The largest breast augmentation in the world is a staggering 38KKK.
2011 in the US saw over 300,000 breast enhancement surgeries.
But there were also 18,000 breast reduction surgeries on men in 2008.
You can study bras as a major in China.