| March 24, 2015

As the undisputed queen of striptease (and by default, the baroness of burlesque), Dita Von Teese has worn many a corset throughout her career. But what does she think of the new waist-training fad, whereby women utilize constrictive corsets to help reshape their bodies after pregnancy?

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"I've obviously, famously worn corsets my entire adult life," begins Von Teese in our exclusive interview above. "They can shape you; they are a form of body modification. Of course, I wouldn't think that would be the advice I would give to a new mother," she adds. 

To find out why — and to see how Dita rocks a glamorous corset herself — check out the rest of her interview in the video above.