What is kinesio taping?
Kinesio tape is a sports tape that facilitates the body’s natural healing process while allowing support and stability to muscles and joints without restricting the body’s range of motion. It creates a lifting effect on the skin’s surface, which improves circulation and relieves pain. The best part? It’s a 100% medical-grade acrylic adhesive that doesn’t limit the wearer’s range of motion, so people can continue their activities while healing.
A different rehabilitation approach
Kinesio tape can relax or stimulate muscles; it features a 100% medical-grade acrylic adhesive that’s totally latex free. The distinctive wave-pattern weave moves with the wearer’s movements, allowing for 3 to 5 days of wear time to provide 24-hour results to the patient.
What conditions does Kinesio tape treat?
Kinesio tape can treat multiple conditions, but it’s most common uses are: