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. It has been used to keeps in pace the torso enhancing its shape hence the reason for this. But is this the only benefit of a corset? A physician can give a prescription of the corset as it is used for medical purposes. 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. Patients suffering from scoliosis has been prescribed to use it by physicians. The disease interferes with a patients posture as it makes the spine curve sideways. 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.
A strong fashion statement is made in a corset as it is a major and important fashion accessory. 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. It makes one seem to have an hourglass shape which is viewed as the right and attractive shape of a woman. Many people have gained their self-confidence through it. Another group of people that have benefited from the fashion accessory is the transgender community. It makes it possible for them to have a more feminine display as they press their waist. As a fashion piece corset is usually worn under the cloths or on the outside.
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 medical problems due to fat bellies. Excessive abdominal fat has been linked to the increased diabetic patients especially the young generation. The use of a corset for waist training helps one lose this belly fat. One will therefore east better and control weight gain to targeted areas that are less dangerous by using a corset.
Diminishing and prevention of a headache and migraines have been known to be realized through the use of a corset. One posture improvement, prevention of slumping shoulders and soothing of the neck regions are known benefits of a corset. This are known to be the key cause of migraines and headaches. When these factors are taken care of one is therefore at low risk of migraine or headache. Conclusively, a corset is not only a fashion piece, but also has its medical benefits. However its use should be after instructions from a physician.