Since 1880, corsets a have been existing. The corset have been considered a women accessory although men can also wear it. Many have used it as a beauty accessory. Holding and keeping the torso in shape has been the reason. But is this the only benefit of a corset? The garment has also been used for medical purposes, therefore, can be prescribed by a physician. 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. Physicians has instructed patients living with scoliosis to use it. The spine suffers a sideways curvature because of the diseases, therefore, interfering with a patients posture. The corset enables the patient to stand in a good posture as it presses and squeezes the spine. Although it is not a permanent solution, it has shown to reduce the spinal curving or stop the progression of the curving. It is, therefore, a crucial medical discovery.
Corsets are a major and important fashion accessory and have a very strong fashion statement. Many camera appearance in the entertainment industry are enhanced using the corset by many celebrities. Any woman with a good fashion taste can also use it apart from the celebrities. An hourglass shape is enhanced in a woman through this as it is viewed as the right and attractive shape. It has helped many people in gaining back their self-esteem. The transgender people have most benefited from the fashion accessory. They have a more defined feminine look as it clenches their waist. 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 many having big torsos which are a medical threat. The number of diabetic patients especially the young people can be linked to the excess abdominal fat. Waist training through a corset will help one loose belly ft. Wearing a corset makes one eat better and the weight gain is targeted in other less dangerous areas.
Wearing a corset has been known to reduces or prevent headaches and migraines. This is on the evidence that the corset improves stance, prevent drooping shoulders and sooths the neck. The known key cause of migraines and headaches are these. One is therefore at a lower risk of migraines and headaches when these factors are taken care of. Conclusively, a corset is not only a fashion piece, but also has its medical benefits. It should, however, be used with the instruction from a physician.