Compression socks could help improve athletic performance but many sportsmen and women worry they look silly, it is claimed.
Many people may prefer black socks
, fun socks
or novelty socks
, as online news source the Baxter Bulletin admits the legwear
may not be attractive or fashionable.
However, the publication asserts such sports socks offer many health benefits.
"Compression socks are known mostly as treatment for people with circulation problems. Athletes have found that they can also aid circulation and prevent muscle fatigue during competition," it argues.
Furthermore, many wearers state the legwear
is extremely comfortable, the website adds.
Legwear such as the Levante Energia compression socks claim to help circulation by preventing blood from pooling in the lower limbs resulting from standing or sitting.
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