Actimove Everyday Closed-Patella Compression Knee Support
If you suffer from knee pain after your runs, often the right amount of compression and warmth can help give you the support and boost to circulation you need to recover and avoid pain in the future. The Actimove Everyday Closed-Patella Compression Knee Support provides reliable compression to relieve pain, and is made with a comfortable and seamless design that makes it ideal for wearing for extended periods during activity or recovery.
Please note that this support is ambidextrous, meaning that it can be worn on either the left or right knee.
Who Can Make Gains with the Actimove Compression Knee Brace?
Whether due to overuse or arthritis, knee pain is a reality for all sorts of athletes in everything from running to contact team sports. This knee support is great for providing enough compression to alleviate pain in your knee and allow you to perform. It also provides some therapeutic warmth to the area while remaining breathable, which helps to lessen stiffness and help promote circulation during the recovery process.
Who Should Use the Actimove Compression Knee Support?
This knee brace is designed to provide a compressive effect that will relieve pain associated with many common knee conditions and irritations. In particular, this support is suitable for:
- Degenerative knee conditions
- General knee pain
- Overuse injuries
- Chronic knee pain
How Comfortable Is the Everyday Support?
As with all supports in the Actimove Everyday range, this knee brace is designed with soft materials that are easy on the skin after hours of wear. The anatomical shape and breathable materials will allow you to carry out your daily tasks in comfort, all the while being soothed by constant compression to stimulate circulation. Completely latex-free, this brace is suited to everyday wear during both sports and casual activities.
Which Size Should I Choose?
The Actimove Compression Knee Support is available in four sizes. To determine the correct size for you, measure the circumference of your thigh just above the knee (as illustrated) and refer to the sizing table below.
|Size ||Lower Thigh Circumference |
|Small ||31 - 36cm (12 - 13.5") |
|Medium ||36 - 41cm (14 - 15.5") |
|Large ||41 - 46cm (16 - 17.5") |
|Extra Large ||46 - 52cm (18 - 19.5") |
When Should I Use the Actimove Compression Knee Brace?
As the name suggest, this knee support is designed to be used during virtually any activity in which you feel knee pain. This could include general everyday wear, or exercise such as walking or running. As the Actimove Closed Patella Brace is made with a seamless anatomical shape, it is comfortable to wear for long periods at a time.
How Do I Apply the Knee Brace?
This support includes no straps, buckles or adjustments, so it's simple to apply in seconds. Simply slip the brace on so that the dark motion comfort zone is placed over the patella, and you'll be enjoying pain-relieving compression immediately. The image below shows the proper application procedure.
How Durable Is the Actimove Knee Brace?
As this brace is designed for everyday wear, it had been reinforced to stand up to the rigours of hours of daily use. The edges are reinforced to prevent fraying, and the seamless design helps to ensure the compression of the brace will remain constant for a long period.
Motion Comfort Zone for Added Comfort
The Actimove Knee Compression Brace is designed to provide even compression across the knee, and will move with your body with each step with maximum comfort. To prevent any slipping or discomfort during movement, a smooth motion-comfort zone is included over the patella, as can be seen below.
Does This Brace Contain Neoprene or Latex?
No, this brace is made from high-performance material that is both flexible and breathable for all-day comfort. This material is both latex- and neoprene-free, which makes it an ideal brace for people with sensitive skin.