This is an authentic high-rise underwear. High Rise is defined ad a clothing, designed to sit high on, or above the hip. This translates in to about 2+ inches above your belly button (navel). The Navel Invasion give you protection from the high rise jeans. High-rise jeans are considered chic and sophisticated sitting higher than traditional blue jeans, especially when worn with a figure-flattering sweater. Show off your curves with a high-rise design.