How To Correctly Measure For Your Bra

THE CORRECT BRA BAND SIZE

With your bra on, measure underneath your bra band, starting from the center of your chest. Measure fully around your body.
Add 5 inches to this.

Example: 33″ + 5″ = 38″. This is a size 38 bra band size.
If there is an uneven measurement, with the added 5″, go to the next even size.
Example: 32″ + 5″ = 37″. Go to 38″.

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THE CORRECT CUP SIZE
Measure over the fullest part of the remaining breast from the center of your chest to the center of your back.
Double this measurement.
Example: 19″ x 2 = 38″

If this measurement is:
The same or up to 1″ larger than the bra size…………….A cup
1-2″ larger than the bra size………………………………. B cup
2-3″ larger than the bra size ……………………………… C cup
3-4″ larger than the bra size ……………………………… D cup
4-5″ larger than the bra size ……………………………… DD cup

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How to measure for a bra and cup size with a double mastectomy:
Measure for the bra size using the above directions.
You may be any cup size. Please take into account your height, weight, and figure type. Use your best judgment.
Please contact me if you are unable to decide, or are having difficulty measuring.

 

Dear Crystal,

Thank you so much for your care and attention. You made my experience a very positive one.

Sincerely,

M.T.