Compression socks can help alleviate swelling when you’re sitting for long periods. This cotton pair from Vim & Vigr uses a smart design for enhanced comfort, including a contoured shape and a flexible toe area. It comes in an array of colors, designs and compression levels, with the lowest level being this 15 mmHg to 20 mmHg option, suitable for most travelers.
LAB RESULTS: It performed better than other compression socks in our tests, standing up to both abrasion and laundering evaluations. It also wicked moisture well when we tested it with Lab equipment, and testers agreed that their feet didn’t sweat at all. Testers also liked that they were stylish. and one noted, “I wore them for more than five hours, and they felt great the entire time.”