6 Beauty Products the U.S. Gymnastics Team Swears By


Ben Stansall

After watching last night's thrilling qualifying round, needless to say we're more excited than ever to watch the U.S. women's gymnastics dream team dominate in the all-around finals on Tuesday and Thursday. But aside from the jaw-dropping physical prowess of Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman, Madison Kocian, and Laurie Hernandez, we as beauty editors also have to wonder what products these incredible athletes use to keep their hair and makeup on lock while high-flying through the air and pushing their bodies to unimaginable limits—not to mention the supplements they knock back to help keep their muscles in top form. (We could all stand to apply a little Olympic magic to our own lives, right?)

So which beauty item does Biles keep in her gym bag at all times? What's Raisman's go-to hair spray? Which mascara is certified sweat-proof by Douglas herself? As you gear up to watch the competition continue, keep reading for the answers.

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