The Best Leggings for Every Kind of Workout

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If you have ever come dangerously close to exposing your bum in Downward-Facing Dog position or gone for a long run only to be put off by how wet and clammy your legs feel after a few miles, then you know that all leggings are not created equal. It doesn't necessarily help that there are countless options on the market—everything from fabric type to the length and cut can make all the difference (and that's not even considering the design). 

But while a lot of it ultimately comes down to personal preference, there are a few general guidelines to keep in mind when matching your leggings to your workout for optimal comfort, whether you're a devoted yogi or never miss a barre class. Keep scrolling for our suggestions.