A Guide For Finding Scrubs That Fit You

We offer scrubs in a variety of fits and styles so that you can always find scrubs that make loving what you do easier. Junior fit scrubs are not just for women under 20, they’re for everybody, you just need to know the difference between Junior fit scrubs and women’s fit scrubs. Find what works best for you to get the most enjoyable experience from your scrubs and nursing uniforms. Below are some generalizations for our different fit scrubs to help you get a better idea of how different styles fit different body types. See Junior Fit, Women's & Missy Fit, Plus Size, Maternity, Unisex Fit, and Men's Fit. Keep in mind that these are general guides for overall fit. Each product description will give you more information about each individual scrub style. Our Expert Reviews will also help give you a better idea of how a certain scrub style fits and what features our experts like most. 


How Junior Scrubs Fit

Junior Fit Scrubs

Junior fit nursing scrubs may have a slightly short sleeve length and a slightly shorter center back length as well. The main difference between junior fit and women’s & missy is that  junior fit scrubs are designed to fit closer to the body from the chest to the hip. Junior fit scrub tops may have a shorter length in general. Junior fit scrub pants are more likey have a lower rise, below the natural waistline. They are also slimmer through the hips and butt too. They are cut closer to the thigh for a more fitted feel.

Popular Junior Fit Scrubs Collections

Grey’s Anatomy Scrubs

Smitten Scrubs

Dickies Xtreme Stretch Scrubs

HeartSoul Scrubs

Women’s & Missy Fit Scrubs

Women's fit scrubs tops, or missy fit scrubs tops, will typically fall over curves and fit easily over the waist and hips. The top length runs a little longer and covers a little more of the hips.  Women’s & Missy fit scrub pants are more likely to have a mid rise or natural rise that sits at or just below the natural waistline. Women’s fit & Missy fit scrub pants have a more relaxed fit through the hip, butt, and thigh.

Popular Women's & Missy Fit Scrubs Collections

Cherokee Workwear & Workwear Premium

Cherokee LUXE

Landau WorkFlow

Plus Size Fit Scrubs

Some brands, like WonderWink offer collections designed for Plus Size women. These designs feature longer cut sleeves and better coverage around the belly to keep you comoftable at work. Most Plus Size scrubs start at 2XL and goes to 5XL, some brands start at XL. Typically there is a price increase for Plus Sizes in men’s and women’s fits.

Popular Plus Size Scrubs Collections

Dickies Xtreme Stretch

Grey’s Anatomy

Cherokee Flexibles

Cherokee Workwear & Workwear Premium

Unisex Fit Scrubs

Unisex fit scrub tops have roomier armholes and fit straight and loose through the waist. The length of most unisex scrub tops will likely fall slightly below the hips, but reference the style description for the center back length. Unisex fit scrub pants have a rise that normally sits around the natural waist or just below with a more relaxed fit around the hips, butt, and thigh. 

Popular Unisex Fit Scrubs Collections

Dickies EDS Signature

Cherokee Workwear & Workwear Premium

Grey’s Anatomy

Men's Fit Scrubs

Men's Fit Scrubs

Men’s fit scrub tops are cut wider through the shoulders and across the back. They have longer, roomier sleeves and armholes. Men’s fit scrub tops are cut straight and looser through the waist. The length of men’s scrub tops falls below the hips in general. Men’s fit scrub pants usually sit around the natural waistline or just below. Men’s fit scrub pants have a relaxed fit through the hip, butt, and thigh as well. 

Popular Men’s Fit Scrubs Collections

Dickies GenFlex

Cherokee LUXE

Cherokee Workwear & Workwear Premium

Grey’s Anatomy

Maternity Scrubs

Maternity scrubs are designed to fit and grow with you through out your pregnancy. When you shop for Maternity scrubs at Affordable Uniforms you should buy your pre-pregnancy size, there is no need to go up a size in your maternity scrubs.

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