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Tips for buying workout-wear

Sarah Fit’s tips for making a workout-wear purchase:

1. Make sure the fabric has the ability to wick, or pull, sweat away from the body.

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2. Buy high-waisted pants if you’re worried about your mid-section to avoid bumps and lumps.

3. Buy black for a slimming effect.

4. Look for loose-fitting, figure-flattering tops if you are self-conscious about your upper body.

5. To make purchases last: avoid putting stretchy items in the dryer or exposing them to excess heat.

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