20 Curious Facts About Boobs

Rubbing Boobs

Rubbing Boobs

A recent study has suggested that massaging boobs will help prevent breast cancer.

Stopping the Sag

Stopping the Sag

Studies have proven bras to have a more positive effect on the neck and back than they do on preventing sagging breasts.



Some Of Good Stuff

Some Of Good Stuff

Massaging a breast is said to release the same chemical in the brain that one gets from having a hug.

You've Got An Extra Nipple - Congratulations!!

You've Got An Extra Nipple - Congratulations!!

Somewhere between two and six percent of women have an extra nipple - some of those even have a fourth. The rate is much lower in men - 1-3%.



Erection, Your Honor!

Erection, Your Honor!

The average erect nipple is about the size of five quarters stacked on top of one another.

Eeewww!!!

Eeewww!!!

Some women's breasts leak fluid, even when they aren't breastfeeding.



Well, That Is Curious...

Well, That Is Curious...

It is said that human milk is much sweeter to taste than cow's milk. And yet, I have never had breast milk on my Cornflakes...

On The Run...

On The Run...

If you exercise without the proper attire, your nipples can get chafed and bleed. But you probably already knew that, right?



The Science Of The Bra

The Science Of The Bra

I know it sounds ridonkulous, but in China, you can do a degree in bra studies!

The Big One!

The Big One!

Most women have one breast that is noticeably larger than the other.



Throwing Iron

Throwing Iron

Since breasts do not have any muscle, working out will not make them bigger or firmer. However, working out will certainly help keep your pecs firmer. But you don't have to go crazy...

Smoking Is No Friend Of Boobs

Smoking Is No Friend Of Boobs

According to studies, women who smoke will have saggier boobs than women who do not. The chemicals in cigarettes will break down the elastin in the body, and therefore, the breasts.



The Right Bra

The Right Bra

Those schooled on the issue will tell you that about 80% of women are wearing the wrong bra size for their breasts. Of course, this has complications for many women who tend to suffer from all sorts of pains and ongoing worries.

Genetics

Genetics

Mostly, breast size can be put down to genetics, however, weight obviously plays a part. As soon as you start to lose weight, one of the first places it starts to disappear is from your breasts. seems unfair, doesn't it?



Coffee and Sensitivity

Coffee and Sensitivity

A study on the effects of caffeine on the human body suggests that coffee can make breasts more sensitive.

A World Of Nipples

A World Of Nipples

There are eight different types of nipples that a person can have. Some of them are "puffy", others are "inverted". Then, there's the other 6....



A Female Fetus

A Female Fetus

Men are said to have nipples as, when a fetus is in formation, we are all female.

Topless Beach

Topless Beach

Of course, there are many parts of the planet in which you can freely get your boobs (and more) out in public with little concern, however, in the United States, it is only legal to let them free in Hawaii, Texas, Ohio, New York, and Maine.

Having said that, unless you confine the behavior to the beach, you can still get a ticket for being a public nuisance. ...and you can't even be too sure at the beach...



The Call For Pinkness

The Call For Pinkness

There's a small trend in Japan where people will try and make their nipples more pink by using either makeup, or even tattooing them!

Breast Implants

Breast Implants

In the United States alone, around two million women have breast implants.