Compression Sleeve Lesson 101

Athlete People around the world who are into running, use compression sleeves as athletic gears to prevent injuries that they may encounter during work outs, excessive trainings or tournaments. Knowing the right kind of Compression Sleeve that will fit your taste and style is one of the most fundamental things to get right from the start. There are a lot of companies who offer a variety of compression sleeve that can be used for different purposes, and the majority of them design their compression sleeve for athletes, runners and cyclists. Is this the right compression sleeve for me? Does it satisfy my needs? These are some of the questions that must be considered in finding or searching for the right compression sleeve. Purchasing a compression sleeve can be a nightmare if you don’t have any idea about the details of different brands, style, materials used in making, colors and etc. This is why some people consider the reviews from different sites in able to find the PROS and CONS of each brand. Here are some of those: 1. Right compression • It is important that a compression sleeve has the right compression for you to have the appropriate tightness and heat for muscle cramps, shin splints, and other types of minor injuries. • A balanced tightness and heat is important for maintaining regular flow of blood stream because medical researchers believed that by using a compression sleeve, it can increase the oxygen that develops a regular circulation of blood. 2. Right size • Proper fitness of compression sleeve is important, that is why, choosing the right size is necessary. • Sizes from different brands can be tricky sometimes. • This problem can be encountered by people who go with online shopping especially for first timers. • Online shopping is a good thing if you have the same brand of compression sleeve before and only purchasing it online to save time and energy going to malls and sport store. • But if you will purchase it without trying it before, better do your research online, ask someone who have a compression sleeve like friends and family. 3. Right color • Finding the right color is an easy task. If you pick the color of your choice, there is no question with that. But according to other people, they prefer to choose darker colors of compression sleeve because dirt and sweat marks can be visible in white compression sleeve. • More color, less worries in cleaning them because stains can’t be visible. 4. Right Fabric • Perfect compression sleeve material can be defined if it’s comfortable. • Consider your skin type. You might be allergic to some materials that can be found in your favorite compression sleeve or better yet, find a compression sleeves that offers a hypo allergenic material. • Compression sleeve are composed with different kind of fabric materials, pick the best.