Here are 4 reasons why women sleep in bras
1) Keeping everything in place
The most common reason women sleep in a bra is that they have large or sensitive breasts that are uncomfortable as they shift around in their sleep. Wearing a bra gives
women with larger busts support while they sleep, so they simply feel better.
The women who sleep in a bra for this reason swear by it. They always sleep in a bra and wouldn’t have it any other way. It’s all about choosing the right bra. Sleep bras for large-breasted women.
Look for the word “Leisure” in the name of the bra. You can expect a leisure bra to have soft fabric and little or no hardware. Often, leisure bras have flexible sizing.
Consider the Glamorise Front-Hook Wirefree Leisure Comfort bra or one of these choices from Leading Lady: Cotton Front Hook Leisure bra or Zig-Zag Weave Front Hook Leisure Bra.
Although not pigeonholed as leisure bras, other bras that may fit the bill include ComfortFlex Fit bras from Bali & and Hanes as well as Just My Size Pure Comfort bras. The Bali Comfort Revolution tank with underbust support gives you some of the support of a bra but more the look of a pajama top.
2) Looking cute or sexy
A colorful bra or bralette paired with a pj bottom or sleep shorts may be a whole lot cuter to sleep in than a t-shirt or traditional pajama top. Often these bras have
sports bra or t-shirt styling and look just fine for wearing around the house.
A sexy bra (especially if it’s also comfortable like most of our bralettes) paired with a tanga or your favorite sexy panty may be just what you’re looking for to wear to bed. Sleep bras to look cute or sexy
Take a look at our bralettes. Not all of them are hardware-free with soft fabric, but many are. (Most pullover bras have no hardware.) Try the Maidenform Lace T-Back Bralette or Longline Lace Bralette or a Maidenform Casual Comfort bra but you may not get a lot of sleep wearing those.
For super cute tops to wear with pj bottoms, check out colorful Hanes bras many of which are pullovers. If Bali is your brand, try a Comfort Revolution style or the Bali One Smooth U Smooth Support Bralette.
As a OneHanesPlace customer said in a customer review, wearing a bra “allows me to wear my pajamas around my family without having to cover up.” Slipping on a comfy bra under
your sleepwear does give you extra coverage, whether you’re sitting around the house in the evening and the doorbell rings, preparing breakfast for houseguests, or
supervising your son’s sleepover.
Wearing a bra may be less cumbersome (and cooler) than pulling on a robe. For modesty under your nightgown or pjs, look for a pullover t-shirt bra.
4) Pregnancy & Nursing
Women who are pregnant or nursing often prefer sleeping in a nursing bra. Click for our great selection of comfortable, stretch
from Playtex and Leading Lady bras. The three nursing bras designed specifically for sleeping or maximum comfort are the
Leading Lady ZigZag Weave Leisure Bra,
Leading Lady Dreamy Comfort Nursing Bras and the
Leading Lady Maternity to Nursing Cotton Sleep Bras.
For more thoughts on why women sleep in their bras, check the customer reviews for our leisure bras including the Glamorise Front-Hook Wirefree Leisure Comfort Bra and the Leading Lady Cotton Front Hook Leisure Bra.
Sleeping in a bra isn’t right for everyone, but for some women it’s a “dream” solution to a good night’s sleep.