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Getting drenched in sweat may be a sign of a good workout, but the chance of that happening with a full face of makeup is slim to never. We go to the gym to be healthy and get our glisten on — not to look cute. Still, we inevitably find ourselves next to a woman with a perfectly coiffed ponytail, flawless makeup, and an ensemble you suspect costs more than your favorite tee and DIY cutoff sweatpants. It could make any girl feel a little frumpy in comparison.
While we would never advocate layering on foundation and bronzer while you climb on the StairMaster (your poor pores!), we do think there’s a clever and affordable way to achieve cool, sleek, sweat-ready style while you get your fitness on.
Click through to see all our workout-worthy picks for women sized 14+ that are sure to have you strutting, not slouching, on that treadmill.
Our noses are redder than a Louboutin sole, and we haven't felt our toes since October. Yep, it’s cold here in NYC. But, in Wisconsin, for example (where this editor's mother lives), it's even worse. (Meanwhile, his brother in L.A. thinks his 65-degree day is nippy.)
Winter weather may be complicated, but our read
Try as it might, a temperature drop does not always get in the way of those who love a short hem. Yes, we're opposed to frostbitten legs, but we’ve become really good at layering warm tights and tossing on high boots to help fight the chill. Because, nobody should have to give up skirts just because it's winter. read