Research shows there is a direct correlation between what we wear and how we perform when working out, and looking the part can play a positive effect on progress. Bianca Jade, New York fitness trend expert, explains that, “Gyms aren’t just places to work out anymore. They’re places to meet people, socialize and network. So it’s important to look and feel great.” In fact, she’s even pro-makeup at the gym and recommends a tinted moisturizer or concealer to hide imperfections. Amen! Now that doesn’t mean you need to go out and get a blowout before every workout session, but there are a few things you can do that will make you look and feel hot while breaking a sweat (note: this waist cinching workout garment is NOT one of them!). From a proper sports bra to BB cream, check out the slideshow above for tips that will have you looking like a million bucks before you hit the gym. And rest assured, they won’t have you looking like Tammy Faye Bakker.