Why Do My Bra Straps Dig Into My Shoulders?

Wearing a bra that fits properly is essential. Not only can the correct bra flatter the contours of your body, but it can provide support that makes going about your day much more comfortable. Conversely, wearing the wrong bra can cause significant discomfort – particularly if the straps dig into your shoulders. In addition to irritation and painful indentations, persistent digging can cause chronic soreness, scarring, and, in extreme cases, nerve damage.

If you notice that your bra straps are digging into your shoulders, consider one of these potential causes:

If you have additional questions about finding the right bra or achieving your ideal bustline, feel free to contact us today. After a thorough evaluation, Dr. Zemmel can determine whether breast reduction or another course of action is your ideal choice.