By Eric Elezuo
The breast, from the woman’s perspective, is either one of the two soft parts on a woman’s chest that produce milk when she has a baby. It is one of the woman’s private parts which ordinarily should be enclosed or covered. This is because it is a sexually stimulated part.
Along with their major function in providing nutrition for infants, female breasts have social and sexual characteristics. Female breasts can figure prominently in a woman’s perception of her body image and sexual attractiveness.
A number of cultures associate breasts with sexuality and tend to regard bare breasts in public as immodest or indecent. Breasts and especially the nipples are erogenous zones in women.
However, today’s woman has thrown caution to the wind in terms of covering of the breast, prompting the question, where is the female breast?
Ordinarily, the breast comprises the entire soft rounded region inclusive of the black protruding area, better known as the nipple.
But when the covering of the breast is done these days, it is noticed that the woman is only interested in covering the nipples, and her job is done.
The other parts, that invariably form the breast as well are left bare for the public to view. This, they have described as showcasing the cleavages.
The following are attires that have helped the womenfolk make nakedness a culture and fashion-styles that have placed the entire breast in the same category as the forehead.