Is Wearing a Corset Unhealthy? 5 Waist Training Health Myths

Is Wearing a Corset Unhealthy? 5 Waist Training Health Myths

Myths and urban legends don’t just apply to ghost stories and swamp monsters. There are also many commonly held beliefs about corseting that are far from true, stemming from Victorian era doctors and scam artists. With a lack of scientific knowledge about women’s health, many ailments were blamed on corsets. In turn, swindlers tried to […]

Spiral Steel Boning vs. Flat Steel Boning: What’s the Difference?

A corset without steel bones is like a car without gas – it simply doesn’t work. Material and lacing are important, but it’s the steel bones that make waist-training your abdomen into an hourglass shape possible. Why, then, is there so much about misinformation about this most important element? Confusion about the boning of corsets […]

What’s the Difference Between a Corset and a Waist Trainer?

Imagine that you’ve been wanting to start waist-training. You checked out corsets online, but you weren’t ready to make the investment. All of a sudden, you’re walking through Target or Wal-Mart or some other big box store and you see a sign that says, “Waist-Trainers: $19.99.” That certainly seems like a good place to start, […]