Please take into consideration – these are Medical Compression Stockings! Wearing one pair of compression stockings on top of another pair – offers increasing and additional pressure, this can be un-safe. You may ask why, is this un-safe? If you are currently wearing a 20-30 mmHg stockings and then put on an additional pair, this … Continue reading “Is there a Health RISK, when wearing two pairs of compression stockings at the same time?”
No!! Wearing compression socks / stockings on a regular basis for long periods of time especially going into the winter time can cause the skin on our legs to become dry, flaky and itchy. Our skin needs moisturizing creams and lotions to improve and ensure that our skin remains smooth and hydrated. It’s essential to … Continue reading “Can I APPLY Lotion To My Legs When Wearing Compression Socks / Stockings?”
Feet and Legs sting and burn with Pain! We are talking about “neuropathy” of the feet. You may be one of these individual who endure everyday activities and your quality of life is being disrupted with intense stabbing pain and the burning, you have from Neuropathy. It’s a proven fact that one of the most … Continue reading "CAN wearing compression socks Help relieve the PAINFUL pins and needle feelings in my Legs and Feet?"
Almost everyday we have callers, call in asking for LATEX FREE Compression Socks and stockings! They are not concern about the color, the design, the brand, it MUST be Latex Free! What exactly is Latex!Latex is a natural substance that comes from the rubber tree. Latex can be used in textiles. There is two forms, dry … Continue reading “What’s the BIG DEAL about -Latex Free – Compression Socks?”
All these TV ad’s and commercials advertising Zipper Compression Stockings, makes it seem and look so easy, no struggling, the zipper just glides up the leg – Wow – Life is Good!! We are asked weekly – Do you carry stockings with a Zipper? There are a few manufacturer’s that do make zipper compression stockings. … Continue reading “Compression Stockings with ZIPPER – Is the Answer??”
Anyone can benefit from wearing our medical compression stockings and socks and you do not have to have a "medical condition" to reap the benefits when wearing compression stockings. Active individuals… Anyone who stands for long periods of time - hair stylist, flight attendants, bankers, cashiers, retailers, nurses, doctors, chefs, waitress, teachers, bricklayers, roofers, … Continue reading "Do I have to have a “medical condition” to wear compression Stockings and Socks?"
It’s all about better blood circulation which produces more oxygen in the blood vessels for the healing process. The word Compression means “to compress.” That’s exactly what wrapping bandages and wearing compression stockings do, they compress both sides of your ankle and calf, opening up your veins for more and better blood flow and oxygen … Continue reading “HISTORY of WHY Compression Stockings have been around – 100 years!!”
Good Question! If you are suffering from - tired aching legs and feet – You should feel RELIEF within few hours of having them on your legs. The compression level and strength of the compression socks, helps determines how fast you can see results and relief for better healthier legs. However, if you have “chronic … Continue reading "How FAST can I get Results wearing Compression Socks?"
Over the years you have probably heard some “old wives’ tales” and myths about UGLY varicose veins.Here’s actual facts from doctors and science to help separate facts from fiction. Severe varicose veins Superficial dilated Spider Veins Varicose Veins can be UGLY & PAINFUL! No one wants them! You have heard that if your … Continue reading "I don’t want to have – UGLY purple bulging blood vessels on my ankles, like my mother has!"
If you’re a routine casual jogger or a marathon runner looking to get an edge on the competition. Athletic Compression Socks can HELP!! In the last 10 years, many sports magazine’s are reporting the fact that athletes and trainers have started using compression legwear to boost their performance and everyday recovery. I know you have … Continue reading "Get In Front of the competition – wearing Athletic Compression Socks!"