A girdle is a form-fitting foundation garment that encircles the lower torso, extending below the hips, and worn often to shape or for support. It may be worn for aesthetic or medical reasons. In sports or medical treatment, a girdle may be worn as a compression garment. This form of women's foundation wear replaced the corset in popularity, and was in turn to a large extent surpassed by pantyhose in the s. For information on the girdle in history see Girdle. During the s, the silhouette of the corset began to evolve.
Our shapewear girdles for women enhance your natural waistline for a smooth, contoured look. Here, you'll find a variety body slimmers and shapewear girdles to fit your unique shape. For centuries, women have used girdles and corsets to shrink their waistlines and appear thinner and shapelier under their outerwear. Girdles have the ability to compress your tummy instantly, and Hourglass Angel's shapewear girdles and body slimmers come from years of testing and developing the very best products, so wearing them will become a joy rather than an uncomfortable necessity. Our customers repeatedly rave about the comfort of our girdles and other shapewear. Many of our girdles are made out of three separate linings, including a middle latex lining for slimming reinforcement in the waist, back and hips. Some of the girdles have adjustable straps to ensure a great fit and a inner, breathable cotton lining for extra comfort.
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Spirella's Girdle Descriptions. The Girdle. Girdles started to replace corsets in the 's and in six million girdles were sold in Britain in nine months. A fair proportion of these were accounted for by Spirella's 6, consultants as the corsetieres had become known.