woman in a front closure bra post surgery

5 very comfy post-surgery bras with front fastening

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After breast surgery, you’ll surely need a comfy bra that feels soft on your skin and protects you just right. A bra with a front closure is easy to put on as your mobility might be limited.


5 popular front-closure bras

  1. Fruit of the Loom front-closure 24/7 bra | 34-48 sizes
  2. Brabic front-closure bra post-surgery shaper | A-D
  3. Amoena front-closure bra with bilateral pockets | A-DDD
  4. Burvogue post-surgery front-closure brassiere sports bra | A-D
  5. Intimate Portal Melody front zip wireless pocketed leisure bra | A-B


1. Fruit of the Loom front-closure sports/24-7 bra

Fruit of the Loom Women’s Front Close Builtup Sports Bra, band sizes 34-48 band | See details at Amazon.com

  • this bra from Fruit of the Loom is made of 95% cotton and 5% spandex
  • it has a hook and eye closure
  • non-wired and unlined
  • deep side panels
  • you’ll get a pack of 2 | See all colors at Amazon.com

This bra has been reviewed as very comfortable, also by women who need to wear a bra 24/7 for a period of time. It is used to wear for daily dressing changes when going through daily radiation. Also, it is found not irritating as all the elastic is covered with cotton fabric.


If you have an allergy to elastic and latex organic cotton bras can be what you’re looking for. Check out these 6 cotton bras (88 – 100% cotton) »


2. Brabic Front Closure Bra Post-Surgery Posture Corrector Shaper

BRABIC Women’s Front Closure Bra Post-Surgery Posture Corrector Shaper Tops with Breast Support Band, Small-3X-Large | See details at Amazon.com

This bra from Brabic is suitable for A to D cup. It is a wire-free non-padded tank top vest you can wear with or without your bra.

  • hook and eye closure
  • lightweight, invisible and comfortable for everyday wear
  • the wide straps help to reduce back strain
  • helps support faster swelling recovery after a breast operation
  • enhances the cleavage and smooths back fat
  • the bra does not have pockets to fit a prosthesis. 

The bra is kind of a multiway style. Women use it as a sleeping bra, the soft fabric doesn’t hurt incisions. Wear it when doing cardio to prevent breasts from bouncing. See details at Amazon.com »


3. Amoena Frances front-closure bra with bilateral pockets

Amoena Women’s Frances Front-Closure Leisure Bra A-DDD | See details at Amazon.com

  • made of 90% cotton and 10% spandex
  • hook and eye closure
  • perfect for wearing post-surgery, during leisure time or as a sleep bra, with bilateral pockets to hold a leisure form or breast form. Also perfect for placing an ice pack to keep swelling down.

This is a very comfortable bra to have after breast cancer/reconstruction surgery. Made from soft fabric with pockets for inserts. No pulling straps. Stays on very well. See all colors & details at Amazon.com »


4. Burvogue post-surgery front-closure brassiere sports bra

Burvogue Women Post-Surgery Front Closure Brassiere Sports Bra A-D cups | See details at Amazon.com

  • wireless compression bra
  • only padded inside not middle part to reduce middle material friction and make you feel smooth and full cover to hold your breast.
  • use for day and night, and workout
  • use as a recovery bras for any breast surgery, post-surgery, breast augmentation, breast reduction, mastectomy, and other breast procedures

The bra shows a little cleavage. A great bra if don’t like underwires, it is very adjustable and a great bra to sleep in as well. Supportive criss-cross back.


Wanna see more sports bras? Read my blog on sports bras with pockets and non-pocketed. See 6 popular mastectomy sports bras »


5. Intimate Portal Melody front zip wireless pocketed leisure bra

Intimate Portal Melody Front Zip Wireless Pocketed Leisure Bra 32-40 A-B | See details at Amazon.com

  • Wirefree bra with zipper
  • Pocketed bra with inner pockets for removable pads
  • Use as: daily leisure bra, sleep bra, soft bra after surgical procedure, comfort bra or arthritis bra
  • Suitable for A or B Cups only.

The foam pads can be taken out. The pockets are easy to access and allow for multiple types of inserts including post-mastectomy prosthesis. Soft wide straps and pretty feminine lace. Beautiful lift for cleavage


Find more bra styles in our post-surgery bra guide »



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