Preparing for your workout is important. You need water to stay hydrated, good shoes that will keep up with you, and a comfortable top that offers support and temperature control. But what about the right athletic leggings?
The right outfit can boost your self confidence and help inspire you to work out, but the benefits of quality athletic gear are so much more than that. Keep reading to learn what the right pair of athletic leggings can do for you and your workout.
They Look Great
We’ll cut to the chase here: it’s important to feel good about yourself in everything you do, and sometimes the right piece of clothing plays a part in that. Form-fitting leggings smooth your silhouette and define your waistline. Although our leggings stretch and conform to your body while you wear them, you’ll never have to worry about sagging, chafing, or your leggings becoming see-through when you bend over. We make sure our leggings pass the “squat test” to ensure that you won’t have to pull up or cover up no matter what you do when you wear them!
They Feel Great
Pictured: Pink Roses Leggings, $18.99.
We mentioned the ultra stretch of our athletic leggings and capris, but we feel it’s worth saying again. Our super stretchy and flexible leggings fit like a second skin, offering full freedom of movement whether you’re trying a new pose on the yoga mat or pushing your limits at the gym. Once you start to work up a sweat, the moisture-wicking technology pulls moisture to the surface, away from your skin, keeping you dry and comfortable.
They Enhance Your Workout
Pictured: Crazy Stripes Athletic Leggings, $27.99.
You’ve heard about compression garments for performance, but what does that mean exactly? Simply put, compression clothing is designed to add just the right amount of pressure to certain muscle groups, keeping them warm and offering support and stability you won’t find with non-compression gear. Studies suggest that this extra support aids in relieving muscle fatigue and reducing soreness both during and after your workout. This means that you can focus on meeting your fitness goals instead of when you get to stop.
What are your workout must-haves? Let us know in the comments!