Thermoskin Hip and Groin Support
Sustaining an injury to the hip or groin during exercise can put you out of action for longer than anticipated, unless proper treatment is found. The Thermoskin Hip and Groin Support uses a combination of compression and warmth to treat your injury as you recover, so you can get back on your feet and reach your fitness goals once more.
- 1 x Hip and Groin Support
Who Can Make Gains with the Hip and Groin Support?
Specially designed to fit the hip and groin, this Thermoskin support is ideal for use by many people including those recovering from hip injury, sportspeople looking to recover from injuries and the elderly who may struggle with hip movement. With a unique three-dimensional lining, this Thermoskin support provides insulation and ventilation that helps to keep the muscle and joints warm and the skin comfortable, so you can have extended treatment throughout your recovery.
Key Features and Benefits
- Uses compression and warmth to treat injury
- Speeds up recovery times
- Provides relief from injury-related pain
- Can be used to prevent injuries like hip displacement and tendonitis
- Ideal for post-operative and sports injury recovery
- Three-dimensional lining provides insulation and ventilation
- Comfortable design allows for extended use
- Made with easy application in mind
What Conditions Will This Support Help With?
Specially designed to help alleviate hip and groin injury-related pain and discomfort, this support can be used to help treat the following:
- Abductor muscle tear and strains
- Groin and quadriceps strains
- Hamstring rupture
- Hip displacement
- Hip pain relief
- Overuse groin and hip injuries
- Overuse injury of the iliopsoas
- Torn hip muscle injuries
- Torn hip ligament
Ideal for the treatment of hip and groin injury-related pain and swelling, this Thermoskin Support is manufactured using a material called Trioxon that is proven to increase skin temperature by up to two degrees Celsius. This assists in the retention of the body's natural heat, while providing ventilation and perspiration control. As a result, you can use the support to treat your injury comfortably and for long periods of time, so you can get back to your game in no time.
With innovative three-layer lining, this hip and groin brace from Thermoskin provides a combination of support, compression and warmth to treat your injury. Together, this brace helps to ease swelling and pain by warming the affected muscle and joints, helping to improve blood flow which increases your rate of recovery. With additional moisture-wicking properties, this Thermoskin brace helps to keep the skin oxygenated, so you can have comfortable treatment for extended use every time.
Lightweight and Comfortable
Intended for everyday application, this support is made using Trioxon material that is both lightweight and firm, so you can fit and use the brace discreetly throughout the day. The support's ventilated design also allows for your skin to breathe during use, so you can get the most out of your treatment.
Which Size Should I Choose?
Designed to treat those with hip and groin injury, this brace is available in five different sizes that provide support for either your left or right side. To find out which sizes best suits you, measure around the widest part of your upper-thigh and refer to the table below:
|Size ||Thigh Circumference ||Support Length (cm) |
|Small ||49 - 53cm ||41.5cm |
|Medium ||54 - 58cm ||44cm |
|Large ||59 - 63cm ||46.5cm |
|Extra Large ||64 - 68cm ||48.5cm |
|XX - Large ||69 - 73cm ||50cm |
Please note that these measurements are taken from the top of the waistband to the bottom of the support, and are approximations only.
How Do I Fit the Support?
To fit the support, follow these three simple steps below:
- Slip your leg through the support
- Position the support so that the waistband sits comfortably around your waist
- Once in the correct position, fasten the Velcro strap to secure the support
Apply the support directly onto the skin. Avoid using oils, ointments or liniments under the support.
Can I Wear the Support on Either My Left or Right Side?
This support is available in either a left or right hip and groin option, depending on the site of your injury. Select the support you need using the drop-down menu at the at the top of the page.
How Long Can I Use the Hip and Groin Support For?
While the support is intended for extended use, it is recommended that you wash the support every two to three days after use for hygiene reasons.
Can I Use the Support Whilst Playing Sport?
With this support, you can play the sports that you love even while you recover, so you can have effective treatment and stay on top of your fitness at the same time.
How Discreet Is the Thermoskin Support?
This Thermoskin Hip and Groin Support is designed with everyday application in mind. With its thin structure, you can wear the support underneath your clothes and without it being visible to others, so you can have treatment on the go as well as at home.
Will the Support Affect My Dexterity While Walking?
The Thermoskin Hip and Groin Support is designed to bend and stretch with your skins' natural flex, meaning you can walk with ease whilst wearing the support.
Maintenance of the Thermoskin Support
You should wash the support every two to three days for normal use and once a day if used during sport.
How Do I Wash the Support?
To clean the support, machine or handwash using a mild soap before leaving to air dry. Avoid using powdered detergents or solvents.
What Material Is This Support Made of?
The Thermoskin Hip and Groin Support is comprised of the following materials:
- Neoprene (56.93%)
- Nylon (9.07%)
- Polyester (34%)
Please note that this product is not intended for use for up to 72 hours after an acute injury. This support also contains a synthetic fibre which may cause allergic reaction.