By Veronica Misako Gledhill
After an unusually long and bitter winter, we're actually looking forward to the rainy days that always precede warmer weather. And in anticipation of the sort of cinematic downpours that the season is known for, we sifted through thousands of products looking for the sleekest, coolest pieces of rain gear to keep you looking polished from day to night. From frizz-fighting tools and products, waterproof mascara and eyeliner, jackets, trenches, and of course, storm-drain-ready boots - we have it all figured out. Click through our slideshow to see the chicest heavy-duty rain gear that will get you through spring.
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