What bra to wear with a Plunge / deep V neck

This is for the kind of neckline that is too low cut for a normal plunge bra.

If you want to wear a bra the only type you will be able to use is a U plunge bra, they are specially designed for this type of clothing. If they aren’t low enough you will need to go braless. You can use nipple covers to hide the shape of your nipples. If you aren’t happy with the height of your breasts and want some lift you can use breast lift tape to achieve this. Or do a DIY version of this by taping your breasts.

Whether you wear a bra or not, with clothing this low it’s a really good idea to use fashion tape to stick the edge of the fabric to your skin and stop if falling open.


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U plunge / deep plunge bra

U plunge bra
Photo source: Bloomingdales

The U plunge bra is a speciality bra that is designed for really low cut necklines. There are the lowest you can get in the front and still be wearing a bra. If you need it to be lower you will have to go braless (see what bra to wear with a plunge neck for more options). U plunge bras usually have underwires and side boning to add support. Since…

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Nipple covers

Photo source: Bye Bra

Nipple covers are also known as petals. They are used to hide the shape of nipples and give breasts a smooth line under clothing. They have adhesive on them to stay on and can be one-use disposable or washable and reusable. They are generally worn when you are unable to wear a bra but can also be worn with one if you need the extra coverage. Using a foam lined…

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Fashion tape

Fashion tape
Photo source: Soul Beautiful

Fashion tape is double sided tape which you use to keep clothing in place. The main difference between fashion tape and normal double sided tape is that the adhesive is one that is meant to be used with skin. A lot will still recommend doing a patch test before using it to make sure you don’t react. It also shouldn’t damage your clothes. If you are worried about this you…

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Breast lift tape

Breast lift tape are specially shaped pieces of tape that are designed to lift your breasts when you are going braless. They go on the tops of your breasts and lift up instead of supporting from underneath. They’re useful for outfits where you wouldn’t be able to wear a normal bra but still want some support and lift. You can get them to fit a full range of sizes, so…

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Taping your breasts

There a few different reasons for taping your breasts, each will require a different method. Whichever you are doing read the tips and adhesive advice below, then scroll down to the section you need for more information. Possible reasons to tape your breasts: To lift and reduce movement when you can’t wear a bra. Taping to flatten your chest. Used by women who are dressing as a man, also sometimes…

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