An Honest Review Of Bala Bangles, The New Workout Accessory

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The rise of athleisure has mixed fashion and fitness in a way that changed the wellness industry forever. But the focus has mostly been on clothes, not accessories. Bala Bangles — stylish one-or two-pound weights that can be strapped to your wrists or angles — want to change that. The wearable weights are effectively cute, functional bracelets, and they're all the rage at New York boutique pilates studios these days. You can buy them for $50 or $65, depending on the weight. They come in a variety of fun colors, such as blush, matcha, and jet black. Will they have the same longevity as, say, the Lululemon legging? Hard to say. But here’s our honest review of these bangles.

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