Is the measuring the same if I just had a mastectomy? Wrap the measuring tape somewhat loosely around the fullest part of your chest at nipple level. Use a measuring tape showing inches when measuring. The reinforced side panels will provide a narrower look, thus slimming your torso. On an underwire bra, you can assess side coverage with the underwire:
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If you need to go down a cup size for fit, go up one band size, and vice versa. For example, if a 34C is too big for you, move to a 36B. Choose a bra that fits perfectly when secured on the outermost hook. Band size (also called frame size) is a number that indicates the circumference around the women`s torso, under or over her bust. If your bra size is 36D, 36 is your band size. Band size can be measured both over and under the bust. We recommend that you measure under the bust. That is also the easiest way to measure your band size properly. Subtract your band size from your bust size, and use the difference to find your cup size on the bra size chart below. BRA SIZE CHART Size Chart: Exact sizing and fit may vary by brand.