Colombian Communities Are Bringing The Girdle Back

In Colombia, fajas used to be used to help liposuction patients recover. But now they’re being imported to the US for use as shapewear, and their popularity may be on the rise. Says importer Monica Arias, “In the beginning, it was almost only for Latinos and black women. Now the white people are asking for fajas.”

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