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Compression Socks

Compression socks support blood circulation, energise tired legs and help combat deep vein thrombosis (DVT). Graduated compression socks increase blood flow and valve effectiveness, decrease venous pressure and relieve heavy and aching legs, which can suffer during long seated or standing periods. Compression wear is increasingly popular with athletes at all levels of sporting achievement. Sports science compression socks can help stabilise and improve muscle efficiency, helping circulation and lactic acid removal. Our compression socks and hosiery are available in a wide range of opacities, colours, styles and sizes, many near-indistinguishable from regular socks.

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HOW DO COMPRESSION SOCKS WORK?

Compression socks allow your calves to relax so your heart doesn’t have to work as hard to pump blood throughout the lower body. Graduated compression socks increase blood flow and valve effectiveness, decreasing venous pressure to relieve heavy and aching legs. Compression socks also encourage better oxygenation, energising tired legs and helping to combat deep vein thrombosis (DVT).

SHOULD I WEAR COMPRESSION SOCKS?

Compression socks can be worn by anyone, although they can be very helpful during pregnancy which can be very tough on your circulation, so compression socks could give you that extra boost you need. Those who suffer with Varicose Veins or pain due to poor circulation, as well as diabetes. They can also be helpful for people who experience inactivity or sitting for long periods of time Although, if you are concerned about pain or circulation issues, we do suggest seeking medical advice about how and when to wear compression socks.

CHOOSE COMPRESSION SOCKS FOR YOUR NEXT RUN

Compression wear is increasingly popular with athletes at all levels of sporting achievement. We won’t bore you with the science but it has been proven that compression socks can give you that edge on your next run! Sports science compression socks can also help to stabilise and improve muscle efficiency, supporting circulation and lactic acid removal. More circulation means better oxygen to repair those muscles! Looking for specific sport socks? Discover our full range of men’s and women’s activity socks.

WHY NOT TRY COMPRESSION STOCKINGS?

Looking for a stylish alternative? Why not try compression stockings? Available in a range of deniers and shades, our compression stockings will help you feel and look your best! Sticking with socks? Why not elevate your compression socks and choose the fashion forward ELLE range?

WE ARE HERE TO KEEP YOU HEALTHY

At SOCKSHOP we understand that your feet play an important part in keeping you active. Therefore, we want to make sure they are healthy and happy. That’s why we have a whole range of ladies’ health and wellbeing socks and men’s wellbeing socks. Discover our specially designed diabetic socks, heat regulating bamboo socks or our flight socks, which will help you feel comfortable while travelling.

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