COMPRESSION GLOSSARY - SPEAK OUR LANGUAGE


Alignment

Everything in its right place. Studies suggest that compression garments can aid in proper alignment of the body during exercise.

Back

One of the largest muscle groups in the body, crucial to core stability and performance. See also: Never look...

Compression

Technology that drives performance.

Compression+

It's the only compression technology that goes an extra 10% by bringing gradient design and ice therapy in one garment

Gradient Compression

Putting support right where you need it, more compression the further from the heart.

Ice Therapy

One of the simplest and oldest methods for dealing with soreness, swelling and strain.

Kick

A common extension of the lower or entire leg. See also "butt".

Lactic Acid

A natural result of muscular exertion, but also a major cause of soreness.

mmHg

A mercury millimeter system for measuring compression force.

Muscle Oscillation

Shake it don't break it. Put all of your muscle's effort to use, with no wasted motion that can lead to fatigue.

One hundred percent

Not enough.

pH

The chemical environment of your muscle tissue. Compression garments have been shown to affect muscle acidity and aid recovery.

Performance

What makes you tick.

Proprioception

In a word, awareness. The body's way of telling you when enough's enough. Studies show that compression garments can help increase proprioception helping you perform better and more safely.

Recovery

The time the body needs to grow better and stronger.

Seamless

Advanced garment technology for the most comfortable and effective fit.

Stability

Crucial to the proper function of joints like knees, ankles, elbows and shoulders.

Sustainability

Our commitment to the environment matches our commitment to you.

Temperature

Compression garments can aid in regulating muscle temperature in both hot and cold conditions.

VO2

Your blood's ability to draw oxygen.

+10

Anyone who goes an extra 10% to push themselves further.