Black leggings can be one of the most versatile athleisure pieces in your closet, but finding that perfect pair can be difficult. You don’t want to spend a ton of money on a pair that will be stretched out, make you look like a sausage, or worse, not as opaque as you thought they were. So instead of spending time and money on trial and error shopping, read on for some of the best black leggings for women over 50.
These sculpting extra high-rise leggings are perhaps the best black leggings for women over 50 (or any age, really.) The band doesn’t fold over when you’re bending or moving and the compression is good — not suffocating. The four-way stretch fabric is also opaque, moisture-wicking, and anti-odor.
Made from recycled water bottles, Girlfriend Collective’s black leggings feature sleek side pockets on each hip, and a high-rise, ultra compressive fit.
These second-skin leggings feature contoured flatlock seams that eliminate irritation and distraction through every motion. So you can work out (or just lounge around) as comfortably as possible.
Made of premium performance fabric from a renowned Italian mill, the Perform Legging features an extra-high waist, minimal seams, an interior pocket, and lightweight compression with technical sweat-wicking properties. They also feature a 28″ inseam, so they won’t fit like capris if you’re taller.
Built from moisture-wicking fabric and fitted with a no-slip high waistband, these stretchy, figure-sculpting leggings keep you cool as your workout warms up. These leggings also have over 7,000 near-perfect reviews, so it’s pretty safe to say you’ll love them.
These ultra-breathable leggings are made with Everlux™, a quick-drying fabric that can handle heat and sweat during workouts and that awkward “in-between” seasonal weather.
These ankle-length leggings comfortably slim your hips and legs while the Yummie band smoothes your mid-section. It’s made with breathable cotton fabric has great stretch and recovery, and the back of the waistband even curves up to allow for a lift in the rear.
Need some good quality black leggings for outdoor wear? Reach for these textured leggings! They’re made from polyester and spandex and feature a textured compression fabric that’s designed to fit like a glove.
Wondering how to wear leggings over 50? Opt for high rise. These ultra-high tights are constructed with Powervita™ fabric that’s buttery soft to the touch. They aren’t very compressive, but they do offer some gentle support and a three-layer waistband to smooth the midsection. They’re perfect for lounging around or low-flow yoga.
These good black leggings will keep you feeling great while it slims and shapes. It’s also made with wicking, thermoregulating, and anti-odor fabric so you can feel cool and dry all day.
Now that you’ve seen the best leggings for women, are you ready to try a new workout? Read all about the benefits of barre for mature women.
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