Varicose veins are gnarled, enlarged veins which typically appear in the legs. While the cause is unknown, the damaged vessels cause blood to backflow or pool, creating swelling and pain.
Compression socks for varicose veins help target the problem at its source. Compression socks for varicose veins work by applying pressure to varicose veins to get them to relax, encouraging blood flow as the veins open and swelling goes down. Because of this, compression socks for varicose veins are a great tool to help reduce and manage your symptoms.
Compression stockings for varicose veins follow the same premise as compression socks but offer more coverage. The question of whether you want varicose veins compression stockings or socks depends on your needs, which a doctor can help clarify. Just ask about your options with compression stockings varicose veins, or check out our available selection.