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How long
will it take
for my breasts
to grow?

#boobs, #puberty

When your boobs begin to develop during puberty, they may take between 3 – 10 years to completely grow and they may continue becoming rounder and fuller right into your twenties! Also, DID YOU KNOW…94% of us girls worry, or have worried about odour or feeling fresh down there.

DID YOU KNOW:

94% of us worry, or
have worried about
odour or feeling
fresh down there.

What are the
signs that my
boobs are
developing?

#boobs, #puberty

One of the first signs you've started puberty is when you develop breasts, which can be noticed up to 2 years before your period arrives.

Normally, the first sign is when you develop the ‘breast bud’, which are basically small raised lumps behind your nipple area. Breast buds are made up of milk glands, tissue, fat and muscle and it's very normal for one to start showing before the other. It might also take a few months before the second breast starts to develop too. They might also feel a bit tender, especially if they’re accidentally knocked. This is very normal as the breasts continue to develop over the next few years.

 

It's also not unusual for the nipple area to become a little sore and sometimes cracked. Don’t worry; rub a little cream in before you go to bed to prevent them from feeling sore or tender.

What’s normal?

#boobs, #puberty

No matter what you hear, see or read, all breasts are great and no size is better than any other. The size of your boobs that you'll end up is partly down to genetics, which means you're likely to take after your mum or dad’s side (weird right!) It's also true that no two breasts are exactly the same, and one breast might always look slightly different in shape and size to the other, even when fully grown. Some girls are really proud of their new shape, while others feel embarrassed if they develop breasts first. Either way, just remember girls hit puberty at different stages so therefore develop their own boobs at different times and there’s no rush!

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Reply to Hello

I completely understand you I am in the exact same situation,same age everything! I just ask my mum by going over the to the underwear section and looking at that bra section and she was like "do you want to get some" and yeah but please please dont be worried honestly it's not that bad you just have to do it! Hope this helps btw I'm 30aa.

to lioness

if anyone says anything you could just be like"well why were you looking at me anyway?-do you find joy in looking at other people while they are getting changed?" or something like that (-:

Hello

Hi I think I need to start wearing either soft cup bars or some non wired ones because I'm 12 nearly 13 and you can see pretty much everything in that area through my tops and I am still only wearing crop tops! Any ideas how to ask your mum for stuff like that x

Jay jay

I haven’t Developed and I’m 12 and I also Have Brownish Stuff In My Panties is all of this Normal?

Cutefox:)

I started my period when I was 10 . I am 11 now and have GIANT boobs the boys laugh and say I have GIANT boobs and 1 boy squeezed them. It's alright and I sometimes fell embarrassed but now I love them no matter what they look like!!! 😃

Reply to aqua

I feel the same way I know it's annoying but its very normal. I am in the same position

Hazel

To Aqua I'm 12 and my boobs are a 30b, my best friend is a 34d don't worry about it, everyone is beautiful the way they are?

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