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Tips for buying workout wear

Sarah Fit’s tips for workout-wear purchases:

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

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

Buy black for a slimming effect.

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

To make clothes last: Don’t put stretchy items in the dryer or expose them to excess heat. E.W.

Emily Wright can be reached at emily.wright@boston.com.
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