Stylists and fashionistas have been experimenting with panties for decades now. Lets put together a few of popular styles. In this articles let us see what are the different types of panties, and how they work with your periods.
Most popular and for the reason that it provides maximum coverage. Usually bought in packs. Must have for every wardrobe. The most comfortable of all styles. All period panties are designed in this fashion.
Inspired by men’s boxers. Must have for school going girls. Unlike regular panties, these are styled like boxers. Not having visible panty lines makes it a blessing to sport under tight clothes. Boy Short is not recommended for sanitary pads with wings.
French Cut Panties
French cut is popular for its sexiness quotient. High waist band of a classic brief plus low cut leg at the widest part of the thighs makes it stylish and functional at the same time. It is a regular wear panty, and goes perfectly with a sarong. Recommended wear on medium flow days of your period.
These are called hipsters as the waist band of the panty sits on the hips. They are low rise, in the sense they stay below the waste level, and have low cut legs holes, making it a perfect choice for low cut jeans and skirts. In terms of coverage they are second only to classic brief but are more comfortable. Many prefer hipsters to classic briefs because of the comfort it provides. A hipster is a heavy period day panty.
Thongs sit sexy three inches below the waist and sides of the panty rest on the hip bone. It provides very less coverage, making it a honeymoon underwear. Can be paired with skirts and dresses. Can be worn on light days of your period.
G-strings are not for coverage. The front and back and connected by a string and thats it. It is ideal beachwear or for a sunbath. Not recommended for your periods.
C-String is called the new age bikini. It has no strings but a clamp covering your privates. Used for swimming or sunbathing. Not recommended for periods.
Control briefs are briefs that have a high rise, and cover your tummy upto your navel. The purpose of a control brief is to tuck your tummy, especially for women after their delivery. Control briefs are shape wear and gives you a curvy figure. They go well with dresses and skirts. Recommended during heavy period days.
Tanga stays between a thong and a bikini. It has more coverage than a thong but slimmer than bikini. Tanga is ideal for the beach and sand. Recommended only for the light days of your period.
There are three kinds of Brazilian Brief. The Regular, The One-Side knot and the Two Side Knot. Brazilian Briefs are styled versions of a bikini. The regular one has more coverage and the one with knots are bolder. Brazilian briefs come in an array of vibrant colours and not recommended during periods.
Tap Pants have high coverage and high waist, and are usually ornate with silk and lace embellishments. It is a leisure wear. Can be used on light days of your periods.
Due to the absence of visible seams and stitches, seamless panties scores when it comes to comfort. They are the obvious choice under tight clothes like leggings. Wearable under any kind of dress and suitable for medium days of your period.
In terms of coverage bikini lies between brief and the thong. Back coverage is less and the legs are cut high in a bikini. Bikini is a good choice for your workout.
Butt Lifter panties are used around the world by women to firm and shape their buttocks with continuous use. The material of a Butt Lifter is designed to smooth out the waist and thighs and tucks in your tummy. The buttock cut-outs are designed to perk the muscles of the buttocks and give volume to the butt cheeks.
Adhesive Panty comes with a cotton liner and only covers the privates. There is no question of a panty line here.
Open Crotch Panty
Open Crotch Panty is a thong that has been strategically cut across the crotch.
String Bikini has a criss-cross side look and provides only minimal coverage with triangular shaped pieces which are connected at the groin. Adventurous yet a functional piece of lingerie.
High Waist Brief
High Rise or High Waist Brief are meant to smooth the flab and give you a flattering figure. Check out Autumn Leaves High Rise Panties here. Can be used on your heavy period days.
A garter panty is a lightweight lacy panty attached with adjustable garter belts which will hold up your stockings. Add a little drama to your life.
V Kini is a bikini that has a V dip in the front and back. Lace embellishment provides the required coverage. Best paired with skirts and dresses.
Caged Bikini is a mesh knit thong with cage like straps.
Cheeky as the name suggests, as Cheekster panties won’t leave much of a panty line and are perfect to wear under jeans.
These foam infused panties enhance the size of those sexy booties instantly. Gives you the curves you always wanted.
HERE COME THE TWO MOST FUNCTIONAL PANTIES
Period Panties are of three types. The disposable ones, the absorbing, reusable ones the sanitary napkin companions like this.
The Autumn Leaves Leak-proof menstrual panties are thoughtfully crafted to put your staining worries at ease. The design ensures your confidence while at work and takes care of your sheets while you sleep comfortably.
Maternity Panty (Prenatal Support Panty)
Maternity Panty are usually made of bamboo fibre which has the perfect composition to support without squeezing. Specially designed to adapt to the changing shape of a pregnant woman belly without hurting the skin. Many maternity panties come with anti-odour feature for all day freshness.
Now why don’t you create your own signature panty?