Using the hashtag #nobraday on social media and encouraging women to go braless for a 24-hour period on the 13th October, National No Bra Day aims to raise awareness of the importance of knowing how to carry out breast self-examinations.
In a recent interview with the popular Ghanaian Kumawood actor Kwaku Manu and ghanaian popular actress and tiktoker Akosuah Timber revealed the reasons why she went fully naked on No Bra Day.
She revealed that its her own body and she decides what to do with.Her main motive for going fully naked was that she was promoting awareness of breast cancer.
What is No Bra Day?
No Bra Day: a reminder to women to celebrate their breasts, get a cancer screening and practise self-examination.
Every October 13 women are encouraged to go braless on No Bra Day, launched by a Canadian doctor 10 years ago to promote awareness of breast cancer.
The bra has a long history as a fashion accessory and a supportive garment, but studies of its value are inconclusive.