Are compression tights good for pregnancy?

Compression leggings can help pregnant women feel their best. These leggings not only support growing bellies but also reduce swelling in the legs and ease lower back pain. Plus, they look just like regular leggings and are a stylish and easy way to throw together an outfit, no matter where you’re going.

What are maternity compression tights?

Wearing medical compression stockings during pregnancy helps to reduce swelling (edema) and leg pain by increasing the pressure in the tissue under the skin. This provides support to your veins and helps prevent them from becoming swollen with blood. Plus, it can also help relieve vertigo and nausea.

How do you wash compression stockings?

Wash your compression stockings separately or with garments of the same colour in the washing machine at a temperature of 30 or 40 degrees. Please wash them on a gentle wash cycle. Use a simple colour detergent without brighteners. Never use fabric softeners.

How many hours a day should you wear compression stockings?

Once they’re on, the compression socks should lay smoothly against your skin and feel snug but not painful. Depending on your need, you can consider wearing them all day long (though you should take them off before bed), or just for a few hours at a time.

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