THE most neglected part of shopping for athleisure wear is your body shape. The market has predetermined that all women shapes and sizes comes in One size in general – man cut tops and pants with tapering or streamlined it to a slimmer look. Now, having the right athleisure wear that cling on to your body shape brings out the best performance in you and gives you a better mood during your activities whether it is in gym, crossfit, zumba, or just hanging out with your friends.
To begin, one of the most important things to do before going shopping for a new sports bra or leggings is to determine your body type. This allows you to learn which areas of your body you should focus on for a spectacular effect, don’t we all prefer the ‘lifting’ effect? There are several shapes to the female body as we all well know. By learning more about your own body shape and size, you can be sure you will make the right choice every time.
Most of us fall into one of the main four categories even though there are probably around 8 more categories: circle (thick around the middle), triangle (larger at the bottom), hourglass (curvy but evenly proportioned), and rectangle (straight up and down).
Stay tuned to our next blog where we will include the how-to’s and ways you can enhance your shopping experience.