Boudoir photography is a type of photo that has exploded in popularity in the past few years. Boudoir photography are suggestive, sometimes nude photos taken in a glamorous and romantic style. (The word “boudoir” is French for a woman’s dressing room.) Previously, it was seen as somewhat taboo and not mainstream. Now many women are opting to get these type photos taken to celebrate milestones such as a wedding, birth, surviving a surgery, or to give them as gifts to their significant other. A popular boudoir photography Instagram account has over 260,000 followers, while boudoir sessions cost commonly runs into the thousands. The male equivalent, dudoir photography, is also picking up steam as a trend.