Questions and answers

Which chest binders are the best?

Which chest binders are the best?

11 Of The Best Binders You Can Buy, According To A Trans Person

  • GC2B Half Binder. Black Half Binder, $33, GC2B.
  • FLAVNT Bareskin Binder. Bareskin Binder, $50, Flavnt.
  • Trans-Vormer Strapless Binder.
  • Underworks Extreme Series.
  • Venus Envy Tri-Top Chest Binder.
  • Cool Mesh Zipper Binder.
  • Shapeshifters Inc.
  • GC2B Tank Binder.

Are binders bad for your breasts?

Wearing binders that are too tight can cause underlying tissue and muscle damage, prevent free movement, and even restrict a person’s ability to breathe. There haven’t been many studies about the health effects of binding, so it’s important to listen to experiences of others, and to talk to your healthcare provider.

How much is a breast binder?

Prices range from $25-45 USD. gc2b Transitional Apparel provides high quality FTM chest binders at an affordable price, $33-35.

Can you bind with a bra?

If you don’t have a binder, you can try wearing 1 or 2 sports bras to flatten out your chest. As long as it does not hurt your chest, and as long as you can breathe comfortably, you should be safe. Don’t bind for more than 8 hours, though.

What are the side effects of breast binding?

Effects Associated with Chest Binding

  • Pain and discomfort, especially in back, chest, shoulders, and breasts.
  • Dermatological symptoms including acne, itch, rash, lesions, infections, reduced skin elasticity.
  • Shortness of breath.
  • Overheating.
  • Lightheadedness and dizziness.
  • Numbness and impaired circulation.

Which type of bra should wear for heavy breast?

An underwired bra is also recommended as the underwire offers very good support and helps to lift the bust. The underwire spreads the weight and distributes it to the sides of the bra. The higher up the side and between the bust that the underwire goes the bigger the area over which it spreads the support.