The band will sit horizontally around your body and not ride up, fitting firmly but not too tight. Your breasts should be fully encased in the bra cups, not spilling out the top, sides or bottom of the cups. Lastly, there shouldn’t be any wrinkling in the fabric or gaping in the cups. The bra cups should be smooth and the wire should sit neatly under and around the breasts. Most importantly the bra should feel comfortable, that’s the #1 indicator of a good fit.
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How can I tell if my nursing bra is fitted correctly?