After coming home from a long day, there is nothing better than the relief of finally taking off your bra and letting yourself loose from the uncomfortable confines you've been subjected to for hours on end. (Sorry to sound so dramatic, but I think you know what I mean). However, struggling to wrap your hands around your back while peering over your shoulder into the mirror as you attempt to undo the snag in the clasp in the back is not ideal. Is a little support and functionality too much to ask for?
The solution to both these problems is simple: front-closure bras. Not only does this supremely comfortable style boast a clasp in the front that is perfectly situated for easy removal, but it also pulls your breasts forward and together, which provides the exact support and lift a lot of us look for in our favorite bras. As a result, this bra style is perfect for breasts of all sizes, and it's particularly great for people with bigger busts who may frequently run into the challenge of finding a bra that is both comfortable and stylish.
From racerback to strapless, keep reading for the best front-closure bras of every kind.
Natori Zone Front Close Full Fit Convertible Underwire Bra ($68)
If you're looking for full-coverage cups and a smooth back, this is an excellent option.
Wacoal Soft Embrace Front-Closure Underwire Bra ($52)
This T-back bra features seamless, non-padded cups and lightweight knit fabric for comfortable, all-day support. It's perfect for large breasts and comes in a range of sizes.
Auden Lace Trim Demi Racerback Bra ($15)
The lace trim adds a pretty touch to this comfortable racerback design that stays hidden beneath your clothing.
Bali Double Support Front-Close Wirefree Bra ($29)
This is the most convenient bra for larger chests. Its straps are front-adjustable along with the closure, it skips the wires and instead uses an M-frame cup for support, while the U-shaped back keeps the straps up, no matter what.
Spanx Bra-Llelujah! Wireless Bra ($68)
This best-selling Spanx bra takes your comfort to the next level with its super-soft wireless design.
Playtex 18 Hour Easier-On Front-Close Wirefree Bra ($23)
With zero wires, minimal padding, and wide, cushioned straps, this is basically guaranteed comfort.
Niidor Strapless Sticky Invisible Push Up Silicone Bra ($18)
This lightweight adhesive bra is made specifically for your daring backless summer dresses.
Le Mystère Ultimate Plunge Front-Close Convertible Strapless Bra ($25)
This strapless wonder is surprisingly supportive for larger breasts and comes with attachable bra straps because convenience is key.
Nubra Seamless Underwire in Tan ($60)
Invisible under any sheer clothing, this seamless and strapless front-closure bra is perfect for low backs and plunging necklines.
The Natural Adhesive Clip Bra ($36)
These smooth cups are seamless under clothing, and the front closure enhances cleavage and provides lift.
4. Sports Bras
Wacoal Sport Zip Front Contour Bra ($25)
This bra has thick foam cups that shape while hidden underwire keeps boobs lifted during workouts. Adjustable racerback straps and a front zipper work together to create an awesome high-impact bra without bounce, and the mesh detail keeps you cool while working out.
Lululemon Enlite Bra Zip Front ($108)
This is a slim, supportive bra with an auto-lock for a secure fit. It provides full support for high-impact activities.
Alo Yoga Fast Bra ($68)
This one is made from Alo's signature micro-performance, double-knit Airlift fabric. The front zipper not only looks chic but lies flat for distraction-free workouts.
Fruit of the Loom Front Closure Cotton Bra ($10)
It's all about comfort, support, and a smooth appearance with this much-loved (and affordable) Fruit of the Loom bra.
5. Push-Up Plunge Bra
Skarlett Blue Minx Front Close Push-Up Plunge Bra ($48)
With a playful balance of soft fabrics and comfortable support, this is a flattering bra that will take you from day to night.
ThirdLove 24/7 Classic Racerback Bra ($29)
Silhouette-hugging and extra supportive, this bra is versatile and comfortable.
Spanx Bra-Llelujah!® Demi Lift Bra ($68)
This bra provides a graduated lift—increasing the lift for smaller sizes and decreasing the amount of lift as the cup size gets larger—genius!
6. Underwire Bra
Cosabella Never Say Never Happie Front Closure Bra ($55)
With scalloped edges and adjustable straps, this is a beautiful sheer bra that’s also comfortable.
The Bali Comfort Revolution Front-Close Underwire Bra is easily one of the highest-rated front-closure bras on Amazon.
Wacoal Perfect Primer Front Close Underwire Bra ($62)
Ideal for a smooth fit under tees, this bra has a hidden sling for extra support and shaping.
Savage x Fenty Flocked Logo Bralette ($33)
Customers love this bra because it's so soft, comfortable, secure, and sexy. The rose-gold clasp adds an elevated touch.
Only Hearts So Fine Lace Bralette ($62)
I personally own this set and can attest to the fact that it's comfortable enough to wear to bed—anyone knows that's saying something for a bra.
Intimately Heartbreaker Brami ($48)
This stunning lace bralette with a longline silhouette and cute button-front closures is too pretty not to show off.
Shekini Floral Lace Everyday Bralette Bra ($19)
This soft and breathable bralette comes in a variety of pretty colors and is lightweight—perfect to style under tanks, tees, and dresses.
This post was published at an earlier date and has since been updated.
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