Kinesiology taping is a therapeutic taping technique that not only offers the support you are looking for, but simultaneously rehabilitates the underlying condition.
The use of kinesiology tape provides extended soft tissue manipulation to prolong the benefits of manual physical therapy administered within the clinical setting.
Latex-free and wearable for days at a time, kinesiology tape is safe for all ages, and successfully treats a variety of orthopedic, neuromuscular, neurological and other medical conditions.
In cases of injury or overuse, the muscle loses its elasticity. Kinesiology tape was created to mimic the elasticity of a healthy human muscle. Kinesiology taping not only stabilizes joints but can lift the skin microscopically, decreasing inflammation and pain of affected areas.
Kinesiology tape is used for:
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