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It's not just gravity bringing down your breasts. Share this on Facebook: on.fb.me/1P7h650 Share this on Twitter: http://ctt.ec/2UBbP Subscribe: http://bit.ly/1l8JXv3 On the web: http://www.stuffmomnevertoldyou.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/momstuffpodcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/StuffMomNeverToldYou Google+: http://bit.ly/1kNchOQ Tumblr: http://stuffmomnevertoldyou.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/stuffmomnevertoldyou# Join Cristen to get down to the business of being a woman and all the Stuff Mom Never Told You about bodies, boys and the female brain. Sources:http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20354434 http://www.thelingerieaddict.com/2013/11/last-time-tribal-african-women-proof-bras-prevent-breast-sagging.html http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1993-05-26/entertainment/9305260228_1_breast-size-mammary-bra https://books.google.com/books?id=_tiYCgAAQBAJ&printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&q&f=false
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Max Sinclair (20 days ago)
Hi, I'm Max, and I just recently turned 18, I've had huge boobs snes I was 11. I was a B in elementary, a DD in middle school, and now that I'm in my last year of high school...I'm a...J. I'm not overweight, it's just my genes. I get bullied alot. My nickname is implants, and my boobs are SO saggy. It's makes me very self-conscious, and plus their HUGE, so I'm even more self conscious. 😖 It's very depressing.
NPTNReddek (22 days ago)
give this to Lavar ball please
Hope Wiley (3 months ago)
Honestly I was just shedding crocodile tears but this made me feel a lot better. Thank you!
Tallulah Jakins (5 months ago)
please help, I am 14 and going through a saggy boob crisis. It sounds ridiculous but my boobs are almost a size H and only a few inches away from my belly button. I still have 3 months until my appointment with surgeons to put me on the waiting list for a breast reduction, and the surgery might not even happen until i'm 15 or 16. I'm in pain every day because of my developing scoliosis and from the weight of my boobs crushing my ribs. if anyone has any info or coping mechanisms please let me know. p.s, sorry for whinging..
Michael Skinner (6 months ago)
Boobs..... Are beautiful... I just.... Can't complain.... at anything.... Saggy or perky simply Isn't a problem....o.O
Rodney Lawrence (10 months ago)
Not to bra, I love it when my wife doesn't put on on ! Enjoy you feminine live ! God bless
ibmor Joey (11 months ago)
this is bullshit. so gravity helps with saggy tits. but gravity dont help my dick.
barron weir (1 year ago)
I like big hanging breasts a lot more
Leeka (1 year ago)
FOREVER SAGGY! lol
maremagnificent 11 (1 year ago)
my first time watching it love you!!!
Briana Martin (1 year ago)
My boobs have been sagging since I was little for what ever reason they just won't be perky so I've learned to just embrace my loose ladies lol
Ineed Anaim (1 year ago)
Briana Martin How do you deal with swim wear?? 😭😭 I can't wear it because 1) It's impossible to wear a bikini or one piece which are not built woth support and they are NOTICABLY SAGGY 2) They float.....
Toro Gee (1 year ago)
I like boobs however they came genetically really I prefer slightly saggy boobs compared to some plastic silicon boobs that plainly look like they defy gravity.
Richard Jones (1 year ago)
Maybe you could stand on your head for a certain time each day!
fangirlfortheages (1 year ago)
She has blue apron?!?!?! So does my family!!!!!
Professor Rosenstock (1 year ago)
This explains a lot, I went from 80 pounds to 180 in four years then to 153 to 198 in two years. My chest has gone through a lot
douglas carpenter (1 year ago)
Breasts get more beautiful with age.  I hate it when a woman raises their arms to pretend they aren't sagging. I'd rather watch them tie their shoes.
ANKITA SHARMA (1 year ago)
my breast were okay perfectly fuller and circular but then i startet exercising running etc i lost weight from my body as well as on my breast now they appear saggy what should i do now 😔 m depressed
Rancid Jane (1 year ago)
I think helium injections are the answer.
Dove Maci (1 year ago)
PHTEVEN !
sunshine dreams (1 year ago)
You can get rid of them. I did it! Read this book. It is brill https://www.amazon.co.uk/How-Firm-Your-Breasts-Fast-ebook/dp/B00U1QZSU0/ref=sr_1_2?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1470437552&sr=1-2
Riya Singhal (2 years ago)
Any way to get firm breats back after loosing weight? i am 20 kgs overweight lost 6 kgs till now but no improvement in sagging of breasts! :(
Manpreet Kaur Sidhu (5 months ago)
Riya Singhal I heard that breast massage helps but I don't know for sure
Riya Singhal (2 years ago)
Any way to get firm breats back after loosing weight? i am 20 kgs overweight lost 6 kgs till now but no improvement in sagging of breasts! :(
babybeluga (2 years ago)
Weight fluctuations fucked me over. Population Pancakeville: 2. Oh well.
loganinkosovo (2 years ago)
Those French "scientists" have obviously never seen an old hippie chick. They can put hooks on their nipples and use them for suspenders! :)
Just Me (2 years ago)
I developed breast pretty early, and they grew pretty fast. By like 4th grade I had to start wearing training bras. By 6th grade I was a C cup, and by 8th grade I had close to DD's. (But I started school late, so I was about a year or so older than most of my classmates) I'm still about DD's so I haven't grown too much, but my breasts have been kind of saggy since the grew so fast for one reason. And who has big boobs, and are very perky that aren't implants? But still I'm pretty insecure about them, because of the sag, and also the stretch marks from growing so fast.
OmenaOmega (2 years ago)
well, i'm lucky enough to have a pair of perky A-cups, they're more holding the bra than the bra is holding them. Hope they're not sagging anytime soon. If i'm like my mother they'll eventually melt until completely flat, don't know if that's a better option though.
Jesse Meyer (2 years ago)
Go to space. No gravity there.
Lance Crossfire (2 years ago)
I guess I don't get the whole thing about sagging breasts being an issue.  It's part of nature that it happens.  Breasts that sag are as beautiful as ones that don't.
Stephie Shen (2 years ago)
LOL the part about saggy boobs being used to convince women to stop smoking- so funnyy
Vaz Dunsmore (2 years ago)
In my mind there is no debate. Always bra
Damien Teel (2 years ago)
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emily newman-quintero (2 years ago)
When you go to the bra store, it's supposed to make you feel pretty. That's what my mom says. I go for the first time, a month away from thirteen, and I'm a DD. My mom doesn't know how weird it feels, because she has a normal chest. I had precocious puberty. So now in seventh grade im a DD. And everyone assumes I'm hyper sexual and I want them to touch my boobs. Nope. No thank you. No, random guy who comments on my boobs. I don't even swing that way.
Ashley Deaton (2 years ago)
I'm a triple D so bra or not I'm still singing do your boobs hang low
Zeeshan Parvez (2 years ago)
tatas?!?!? hahahahah my goodness you are funny ;) I think we need to talk about guys with sagging breasts :DDDDDDDD
Shannon Jordan (2 years ago)
But what I've seen happen is that people are thinking that the way normal boobs chill out on your chest look as though they are saggy. I guess this is because of all the fake breasts people see, they think normal ones look saggy even though they definitely are not. Boobs are very much not anti-gravity people!!! -cries-
shelbea stark (2 years ago)
I have, after 50, perky breasts--they pass the pencil under the breast test. Oh, but at a price. I have extremely dense breast tissue. Standard mammograms don't like these girls bosoms. So many scares, biopsies, and other really uncomfortable procedures.
Craig Mullins (2 years ago)
What's considered sagging? Pictures please
BubbaSmurft (2 years ago)
Karen Carpenter's daughter. What can we do aboot Moobs?
Never, ever wear a bra (bad for lymphatic flow), and do muscle strength exercises to support the muscles around the breast area. (Push ups are great!) :)
Cheesus (2 years ago)
The best way to have perky breasts is to be genetically blessed with tiny boobs, maybe it's because I'm asexual but goddamn when you're not worried about impressing a man/woman you appreciate the simplicity of tiny tits. To bra or not to bra? Not a question I have to worry about unless it's cold out.😂
Haley McDaniel (2 years ago)
Let me tell you how to harness the power of my magical boobs!! Haha You are too funny, Cristen.
Joy L (2 years ago)
Warning: this video contains gratuitous mom jokes. Or Mam-jokes, amiright ladies???
Shelly B.D. (2 years ago)
Great video, but what about breast feeding? Can it cause or encourage breast ptosis?
Spencer Nicolas (2 years ago)
we want to see your boob
Jaicob Carrera (2 years ago)
i called boobes ta ta's when i was 5>
Luisangela (2 years ago)
breastfeeding. 😑
美女 (2 years ago)
My breasts are medium. I want smaller breasts XD
adoseofcatherine (2 years ago)
You have successfully made me laugh throughout this entire video
lrwilson01 (2 years ago)
I had a breast reduction when I was 15. I'm 33 now and I'm hoping that having the reduction early in life will help with sagging. I know it's wishful thinking :-)
All InOne (2 years ago)
My breasts have always been perky and I wore bras as little as possible. They started to sag when I gained about 40lbs two years ago when I was 35.
John Payne (2 years ago)
No muscles...hmmm...imagining the surgical options that might spring from that observation...
Chelsea (2 years ago)
oh gravity! you little bitch!
Jonathan Green (2 years ago)
Although I love all (female) boobs, big tits with moderate to heavy sag hold a special place in my heart.
Shannon Jordan (2 years ago)
I love you
5micky2 (2 years ago)
Men have a similar problem, sagging moobs. The best way to prevent this is to get a job on an orbiting space station where you become weightless. But then something else happens... your moobs start orbiting each other.
Rawr98 (2 years ago)
I wonder why christen has Ludo in a frame
digitalodin (2 years ago)
Another great video!
There is one thing that rubs me the wrong way about the good ol' "to bra or not to bra" discussion. How there is the inherent assumption that women are absolutely obliged to care about sagging. And how men often use this assumption to tease women and tell them not to wear bras, so they can avoid the sag... and feed the male gaze with some bouncy boobage on the way. In certain ways.. it feels like having sagged breasts is almost a sign of personal failure - like, you either failed because you wore a bra, or failed because you didn't (damned if you do, damned if yo don't). For me... all I care for is boob sweat. It's real. And bras/bralettes are an awesome remedy for it.
obbzerver (5 months ago)
*"..How there is the inherent assumption that women are absolutely obliged to care about sagging.."* The same reason you aren't satisfied with the natural state of your skin and wear makeup - which I see you're obsessed with. And you probably color your hair.
Aqualove (2 years ago)
Bras may not increase sagging by they do lead to circulation and lymphatic drainage issues which could lead to many health problems. Of course this goes for any clothes that are tight.
Sympath der Seefahrer (2 years ago)
2:30 don't worry Cristen, i hold imaginary boobs all the time. It can be quite satisfying to be honest. ... ok, i will go now. <3
Anneke Oosterink (2 years ago)
Yeah, boobs sag. Period. I feel like breast havers are being blamed for something that's common and practically unavoidable. But hey, isn't that always the case? No sagging? Implants! (with all the stupid sterotypes that come with that) Sagging? You're an old/fatso/lazy/whatever else person. sigh Also as a person with big boobs (cup c as a 13 yo) my boobs started to sag when I was 15. Sheer weight will do that. Bra wearing will (so they say) pertrify those ligaments holding the boobs up, but not wearing a bra for me while walking (let alone doing anything else) is way too painful. I either hold up my boobs with my arm (walking to the shower) or with a bra. My shoulder muscles (and fysiotherapist) are grateful.
Olga (2 years ago)
Dear Cristin, since we're already talking about boobs I wondered if you could do a video about breastfeeding. There's been (and still is) a lot of controversy about moms feeding in public and I wonder when this controversy started. To me it seems like a completely natural thing and although I know society has sexualized breasts (and breast do have sexual purpose too i think) it feels weird to me to perceive breastfeeding as sexual since there is, commonly, a baby involved... O.O Love, Olga
heather shea (2 years ago)
this video made me laugh! 😂
R MH (2 years ago)
Interesting, and you are particularly funny in this vid. *thumbs up* Rock on, Cristen! Rock on!
TK Entertainment (2 years ago)
there goes my explanation for why I don't wear bras ╮(╯▽╰)╭ guess I'll just have to be truthful. I like the jiggle ;3
Valeriya Myronenko (2 years ago)
wrong jeans...
Daija Watson (2 years ago)
being 20 and having DDD/G boobs I used to be really insecure about how they sag but in recent years I've been enjoying how the look sans bra.
mvriv (2 years ago)
after reading all these comments I'm actually glad I'm an A cup 💃
Alcaeus89 (2 years ago)
My gf's boobs are magical crystal balls that I rub to see the future
Emma Kay (2 years ago)
most swimmers seem to have not so saggy boobs, or barely any at all.
Lavanya Deogade (2 years ago)
i have decided that i'll not change my name after marriage. but now, i don't want our baby to have my husband's name. how to solve this? i don't want the baby to have my name either. is there any 'equal' thing?
Naila Jackson (1 year ago)
Lavanya Deogade then don't name the baby after you simple
Jay (1 year ago)
Well here in Brazil we have both our parents surnames. Give you baby both surnames and it should be fine
peepslostsheep (2 years ago)
+Lavanya Deogade You could hyphenate it.
jctoad (2 years ago)
came for the boobs. stayed for the sag.
Bamtam (2 years ago)
persepolis: grandma why are your breasts still so straight? everymorning i put each one in a bowl of ice cold water. there i also the shower cold on the breasts in the morning.
Nick (2 years ago)
Hehe, Giggly video
MimiYoutube (2 years ago)
I hate bras. I only wear bras without under wires because the ones with are evil and uncomfortable. But when I go out I do wear one. That being said, I don't have large boobs so I can get away with it (38 b/c). I've had 3 kids, breastfeed all 3 and my boobs aren't that bad. I've noticed too that the larger the nipple often the less perky boobs are.
SunBeast66 (2 years ago)
+MimiYoutube I've only found ill fitting underwired bras to be uncomfortable.
Ellie Skourtanioti (2 years ago)
I'm an E cup and just 20 years old. My breasts have been saggy since i started wearing a C cup 4 years ago...
AmandaMuse (2 years ago)
And then add 4 years of breastfeeding, sigh.
KasumiKriss (2 years ago)
A vegan lifestyle and exercise, I barely wear bras now. But they look amazing now compared to when I wore a bra and wasn't vegan HAHA
KasumiKriss (2 years ago)
+Monique I think the more fruits and veggies you eat the better. I am vegan for more than a year now and the difference is obvious! A little exercise helps too. Keep your blood circulation and lymphatic system pumping. Going on a vegan diet will help a lot with body issues females tend to have hihihi
Monique (2 years ago)
I've heard high raw diet helps with that too....is the difference before and after obvious and how long did it take?
Dr.D-Nice Beaugelin (2 years ago)
Love the boobs your with
Don Garvey (2 years ago)
DON'T WEAR BRAS
TheWonderGinger (2 years ago)
what I hated most about when that study came out is how much men mad jokes about it. it made me super uncomfortable to read Facebook comments for a while because guys would just pretend to care about your health when in reality they just made implications that every women's breasts should juggle for their own titillation. this struck a nerve with me because I have big breasts but I'm not very sexual and I don't like wearing low cut tops yet all I can remember from my youth is people telling me what to wear and "flaunt what I got". anything that suggests I should dis something for romantic male attention makes my skin crawl especially breast mandates.
Shannon Jordan (1 year ago)
+cassbvtt Amen
cassbvtt (1 year ago)
when I was in as young as grade 6 I remember a boy telling me the only thing I ever had going for me was my boobs. Long ways from there, I can say that my boobs haven't been the only thing going for me, but I believed that back then! just do your thing and fuck what people say.
Shannon Jordan (2 years ago)
Same. And when they discuss it and say that you are lucky. Uhmm ex-squeeze me, but it's very much far from luck to have big breasts.
Mizuniki (2 years ago)
I have always had saggy boobs. Boobs will be boobs so saggy or not who cares! :)
Saiyajin (2 years ago)
You're cute and funny : )
wolfslullaby (2 years ago)
thanks for my saggy boobs mom
Farfaln (2 years ago)
guess who quit smoking
Jenna Alcala (2 years ago)
I'm 21 years old, I don't smoke, and I've never been pregnant. I do however have very large boobs and so they only waited until I was about 17 to start sagging. Can't wait til I'm old!!
Jenna Alcala (2 years ago)
+sparkler558 <3
SunflowerYellow (2 years ago)
+Talford Winstonworth Yes, excuse her for not spending almost $50,000 and enduring pain and recovery time to be slightly more aesthetically pleasing to a stranger. You're beautiful girl, do you✌️
whimsicall breakfast (2 years ago)
wow. that genes joke took me a few seconds xD i'm getting slow...
Sydd Linden (2 years ago)
Love you, Cristen! Thanks for tackling this French study thing. I think I recall reading or hearing they measured nipple height, and that was kind of a red flag for me, cause that's not how I'd define "perky." Anyway, thanks a ton for the info! :D Now if the media would start talking medical vs talking fanatical... :/
punk rock Michelle (2 years ago)
I may be blessed because of being a late bloomer but, even after having a child & being the ripe age of 35, I don't really have any sagging. I attribute this to luck, staying active , maintaining a healthy weight & exercising regularly. I mostly do hoop dance but, also some weight training. It seems to have worked this far 😀
punk rock Michelle (2 years ago)
I'm unsure why you want to be rude but, I did watch the video & yes, I did forget genes, and just plain luck. I was just sharing my experience. We are all different, there's no need to judge. 
wolfslullaby (2 years ago)
+Mary Jane and didn't she say in the video exercising really doesn't have anything to do with it?
Ikajo (2 years ago)
Finally someone who points out that _there are no muscles in our breasts_. Seriously, the amount of women who seems to believe that is far to many. Boobs sags people. Deal with it.
The Absolute Madman (2 years ago)
No, it's gross.
Simone (2 years ago)
Cristen, I'm not sure if you've already covered this topic (I started watching your videos and listening to the podcasts only last year) but I think an interesting one would be the difference between boys and girls when it comes to household chores. I read an article a while back (it was in portuguese so there's no use linking it here) about how girls have to do way more chores than boys do at home and yes, I lived that my whole life, being the youngest of two brothers, doing much more than they did and still being called "lazy". Very very frustating and I'm sure happens worldwide. Thank you for all the content you and Caroline provide, you guys are amazing!
The Absolute Madman (2 years ago)
Men are expected to absorb violence on your behalf if need be. Have you considered that? If there is a war or outbreak of violence in your community they are expected to eat the bullets for you while you stay home safe. Sometimes that means risking death. Men are the disposable sex and always have been. Sweeping the floors doesn't sound so bad now, does it?
Haley McDaniel (2 years ago)
+Simone This is interesting to me. I never really thought about it, but I'd say in my family, we'd often simply get different chores. I know my brothers have mowed a lot more lawns, while I've done a lot more dishes. I'd be interested to see if this was indeed statistically true, and how prevalent it is worldwide.
calsta619 (2 years ago)
"Lazy" in their term might not be referring to the amount of household chores you are doing but rather 'normal' physical exertion such as sporting teams. Moreover if the was a significant difference in amount of chores done by females than males in youth it would like,y stem from the 'women belong in the kitchen' stigma from yesteryear. Thus women doing more chores in their youth 'prepared' them for adulthood where they were expected to do exactly that for their family. Hope I have helped fulfil your curiosities desire and quenched your thirst for knowledge.
calsta619 (2 years ago)
"Lazy" in their term might not be referring to the amount of household chores you are doing but rather 'normal' physical exertion such as sporting teams. Moreover if the was a significant difference in amount of chores done by females than males in youth it would like,y stem from the 'women belong in the kitchen' stigma from yesteryear. Thus women doing more chores in their youth 'prepared' them for adulthood where they were expected to do exactly that for their family. Hope I have helped fulfil your curiosities desire and quenched your thirst for knowledge.
Nick (2 years ago)
If you don't know what to blame, you can always blame El Nino.
LisaThinksALot (2 years ago)
Positively titillating!
rajeev anj (2 years ago)
this channel used to be a lot of fun and used to deliver a lot of information. sadly, it has become nothing but a feminist propaganda.
rajeev anj (2 years ago)
thanks for the joke, didnt laugh though.
L2 (2 years ago)
+rajeev anj You're free to leave, lol.
rajeev anj (2 years ago)
i said it as a whole, not just this video.
Katie Oakley (2 years ago)
how is "what makes your boobs sag" feminist propaganda?
ClandestineGirl16X (2 years ago)
awe youre so cute lol <3
Tommy Tripp (2 years ago)
Still laughing at the bob Sagat joke
MikkoB89 (2 years ago)
Or Bob Saggy-at amirite?
Gizmos Monster (2 years ago)
i always blame jeans..
budulan (2 years ago)
Cristen, could you maybe make a video showing us the bookshelf behind you? I really wanna see your books, I bet they are really interesting :)
Frieda Fuzzypaws (2 years ago)
The only saggy boobs that are unattractive are old people saggy boobs. Besides that, all boobs are great boobs, to me at least.
blackdog (2 years ago)
Thanks for addressing this issue!
Sommer Foster (2 years ago)
You are hilarious and very informative! Your channel is the only one I subscribe to on youtube. Keep 'em coming!

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