Some people have really pushed back. I am not going to address any of these directly. I am going to share a bit from my breastfeeding journey.
Created by photographer Laura Dodsworth, Bare Reality featured women bravely sharing un-airbrushed photographs of their breasts, alongside personal stories about their breasts and their lives. It also caused quite the controversy on our Facebook page. Now, a year later, Laura has collected the images and stories and created a book, Bare Reality: Women, Their Breasts, Their Storieswhich was released earlier this month.
Ptosis or sagging of the female breast is a natural consequence of aging. The rate at which a woman's breasts drop and the degree of ptosis depends on many factors. The key factors influencing breast ptosis over a woman's lifetime are cigarette smoking, her number of pregnanciesgravityhigher body mass indexlarger bra cup size, and significant weight change.
They create an unflattering comparison but also an unobtainable ideal. I wanted to rehumanise women through honest photography. Dodsworth interviewed each woman at length, starting by asking them how they felt about their breasts.
Sore breasts can be a symptom of many different health conditions. During your reproductive years, sore breasts could be a sign of pregnancy or a signal that your period is about to start. This condition is called mastalgia.
Once your boobs are fully developed, they look and feel the best they ever will throughout your 20s and into your early 30s, so embrace them! Read up on the reassuring reasons behind breast tenderness. Besides growing larger because of hormones and all that milk, pregnancy can also alter the color of your areola it darkens and enlarge your nipples.