What are compression tights?
Large medical encyclopedia defines compression as a compression, and that this in the medical sense can be a part of a treatment or a consequence of injury or illness. Compression tights are simply clothes that fit snugly on the body and are often described as "an extra layer of skin". The purpose of compression tights should be that the clothes are so tight that they "compress" the veins at the far end of the skin, which provides several different health benefits.
Works compression tights?
Many clothing manufacturers tend to exaggerate when they market the benefits of their compression garments, for example by saying things like "compression garments help you run faster and get stronger". An article fromforskning.no tells, however, that this is not entirely true.
The truth, according to another article fromforskning.no, is that compression garments compress the veins that lie furthest from the skin, so that the deeper veins get more blood. This helps the blood flow back to the heart to increase, which means that the heart is filled with more blood between each heartbeat. Among other things, this will help prevent and treat inflammation, varicose veins and swollen legs.
Are compression tights worth it?
Absolutely! Compression tights are great to wear on longer runs, ski trips or the like. Although compression tights do not necessarily have a direct impact on how fast you run or how strong you are, they will give you a number of health benefits that allow you to avoid and prevent injuries as a result of training. Ours compression tights is not transparent and is thus squat proof .
In addition, compression tights can have an indirect impact on your performance. Compression tights can make you both feel more sporty and look more sporty, which can have a big impact on your training motivation. Due to this, you may be able to push yourself a little harder than you usually do 😉
The compression tights in test
Did you want to test out compression tights? We offer several different ones compression tights for women. Below are some of our favorites:
Compression tights with pocket on the thighs
Techna Tights is a of our most popular compression tights as with large pockets. Here you will be able to bring along and at the same time separate an iPhone plus and keys in different pockets when you train.
Compression tights with back pocket
If you want a compression tights without large pockets on the sides, but with a small pocket on the inside of the waistband, we recommendElla compression tights. The pocket is large enough to hold, among other things, an iPhone 12. At the same time, the tights have a high waist with a wide and elastic waistband that provides a better hold-in effect.
Compression tights with a high waist
Essential Tights is a compression tights with a high waist. These are super training tights that never go out of fashion! The fabric is soft and solid, and not only that, it has it tooanti-curl effect which makes the tights look good on all body types.