Imagine a world where your most comfortable leggings battled cellulite for you. Magical, right? Well, for a cool $200, you could have just that. Allegedly. Oh, and did I mention they were 24-karat gold leggings? I kid you not.

Gold Leggings

According to the Daily Mail, a company called Proskins has created compression leggings woven from 24-karat gold that use nanotechnology to reduce cellulite. Before you trade in your gold earrings and necklaces for these leggings, let’s all just take a second to remember the Sketchers Shape-ups fiasco. You know, the sneakers that claimed to tone – but didn’t? Yeah, I’m guessing this is just another too-good-to-be-true fitness claim for the fashion world. For now, I’ll still be sticking to the occasional jog and yoga class, thank you very much.

Read more about Proskins’ cellulite-reducing leggings on Fashionista.com.

By Keriann Coffey, Associate Editor

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December 11, 2013