The practice was also the norm in various Asian cultures before Muslim expansion in the 13th and 14th centuries. Archived from the original on 23 September Robin Hoffman, 50 -- "Bodies are beautiful, but what's glowing within is so much more. And most women don't at my age. Archived from the original on 15 August Among Himba of northern Namibia left and Hamar right of southern Ethiopiait is a social norm for women to be bare-breasted. Around the world, it is common for women to breastfeed in public.
Women's swimsuits and bikinis commonly reveal the tops and sides of the breasts.
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Male barechestedness is often due to practical reasons such as heat, or the ability to move the body without being restricted by an upper body garment. The same may also apply at designated topless beaches. Sell the rights SR-EL 3. In the Indonesian region, toplessness was the norm among the DayakJavaneseand the Balinese people of Indonesia before the introduction of Islam and contact with Western cultures. In my 50s I trust my own 'yes' and my own 'no. Media Properties Image Orientation Reset. Sandra LaMorgese, 59 -- "I can now focus on what makes me feel happy.