The lacing up bodice are garments that have existed since 1880. Although it is considered as a woman endowment, corset can also be worn by men. Many have used it as a beauty accessory. Holding and keeping the torso in shape has been the reason. is this the only benefit though? A physician can give a prescription of the corset as it is used for medical purposes. There are therefore different beneficial effects on the body that results from lacing up.
An individual, man or woman can use a corset to correct body posture. Patients suffering from scoliosis has been prescribed to use it by physicians. This disease causes the spine to have a curve sideways hence interfering with patient’s posture. The patient develops a good stance as the corset compress and squeeze the spine. However, it has shown to reduce or stop the progression of a spine curving although it’s not a permanent solution. It is in this way an essential medical revelation.
Corsets are a major and important fashion accessory and have a very strong fashion statement. In the entertainment industry, a corset has been used or is used to improve the appearance of celebrities in front of the camera. This is also not only applicable to any celebrities but to any woman who has a good fashion sense. It helps a woman have the right and attractive shape known as an hourglass. Many people have gained their self-confidence through it. The transgender people have most benefited from the fashion accessory. It helps clench their waistline giving them a more feminine look. Accessorizing a corset under or on the clothes are some of the ways of utilizing the fashion piece.
The rate of obesity in the world has increased in an alarming rate especially in the 21st century. Lack of exercise, intake of junk food, emotional destabilization, and health conditions have contributed the this. This has led to medical problems due to fat bellies. Excessive abdominal fat has been linked to the increased diabetic patients especially the young generation. One may lose the belly fat through waist training using a corset. Better eating habits and controlled weight gain to the less dangerous areas will be realized through utilization of the corset garment.
Diminishing and prevention of a headache and migraines have been known to be realized through the use of a corset. This is because a corset improves one’s posture and prevent slumping of the shoulders and soothes the neck region. Migraines and headaches are known to be caused by his. When these factors are taken care of one is therefore at low risk of migraine or headache. Conclusively, a corset is not only a fashion piece, but also has its medical benefits. However its use should be after instructions from a physician.