New less painful chest binder for trans men ‘could change lives’

A student has designed a new binder for trans men which is said to be less painful.

The ‘smart’ binder named Breathe can decompress on demand, so people can take breaks when necessary.

It works by including a smart alloy called Nitonel, which when electrified, decompresses the garment and loosens the binder.

It is battery-operated and controlled using a small remote, allowing the user to take discreet breaks as and when they choose.

The binder is also movement...
source: Metro

2019-06-16 13:47
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