Do you love traveling the globe? Or even just flying a few hours for a quick vacation? Then you need compression socks for travel! According to a recent British study, "all forms of transport involving a journey of 4+ hours led to an increase risk of blood clots forming in the veins of the legs." This includes most flights that individuals take on a day to day basis. Compression socks for travel are a simple way to prevent swelling in the legs, as well as blood clots and other health complications.
Whether you’re traveling by car, plane or train, we know that there are many health risks associated with sitting too long, the position of your legs while sitting on a plane, dehydration, and when flying, low pressure and low humidity. These conditions can leave your legs heavy, swollen and achy, and can increase your risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT), a condition where blood clots form in a deep vein, usually in the legs. Compression socks for travel can provide relief from these symptoms, and many people find wearing compression socks for travel to be a signficant improvement on travel comfort. For all those reasons and more, you should never be caught traveling without your VIM & VIGR compression socks or leg sleeves on. These innovative compression products utilize advanced Gradient Pressure™ knitting technology to improve your circulation and alleviate aching and swelling and prevent and reduce spider veins, varicose veins and DVT. In addition to rocking stylish compression socks or sleeves, you will be more comfortable during your travels and feel rejuvenated after. Compression socks for travel are a necessity.