We hit the internet, read blogs and magazines for everyday style advice but there isn’t much resource when it comes to choosing men’s underwear. The underwear you wear matters not only when you’re making the first impression to your partner in bed but also for everyday comfort and functionality. So which underwear is best for man? It completely depends upon your body type.
Boxers offer maximum breathability and comfort. However, there’s no base support. Boxers can also be good alternatives to pajamas in bed. They are best suited for medium to large sized men.
Briefs have traditional Y-cut with elastic waistband.
Briefs have traditional Y-cut with elastic waistband. Briefs offer support to your organ and are less likely to ride up. They are best suited for lean men with small to medium waist size, though they also look good on athletic or muscular men with leaner waist size.
Boxer-briefs offer the support of briefs but are lengthy like boxers.
As the name suggests, boxer briefs are a hybrid between boxers and briefs. They offer the support of briefs but are lengthy like boxers. These are best for men with bigger thighs.
Trunks are known to enhance the butt and thighs.
Trunks are the most modern offering in men’s underwear department and are one of the hottest selling styles. Trunks are known to enhance the butt and thighs so it’s in the best interest for fuller men to avoid this style. They are best suited for small, lean or muscular men.
Purushu Arie is India’s most-read men’s fashion blogger. He is also a gender-neutral fashion designer, illustrator and columnist. He blogs at www.purushuarie.com. Follow him on Instagram.