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For tightlacers, a fringe community of body-modifiers, the Internet is a haven
Today, though, tightlacers have formed an online community—one spread across platforms yet tightly connected; despite lacking a central, core site, everyone seems to know everyone. It's a wide-ranging online safe space, where tightlacers—many of them ...
Women risk permanent injury trying to shrink their waists
Tightlacers squeeze themselves into steel-boned corsets that can take 10 inches off their natural size, for hours at a time, day after day.
The Evolution Of Corsets Proves That We've Been Into Constriction For A Long
The Vintage Fashion Guild further notes that tight-lacing was most fashionable from around 1870 to 1890. "These 30 years mark when the small waisted hourglass figure and tight lacing was at its most extreme.
Corset csales are booming at M&S, but a historian has this warning
A few women went further and practised 'tight-lacing'. This was the habit of tightening the corset to 16 in or below. If it sounds distasteful, it was.
Experts warn about danger of 'tightlacing' as corsets make comeback
Sherrill strongly warns against "tightlacing"-- especially for young women whose bodies are still growing. She said while corsets can smooth unwanted lumps and give us a more hour-glass shape, they are not meant to permanently change our bodies.

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