How to wear therapeutic socks – video tutorial by Sanyleg
Therapeutic medical stockings are widely used for treating venous diseases. In this short video tutorial you can learn some useuful tips on how to choose the right size and and wear them.
Take the measure of the leg circumferences to identify the correct size.
Flip the stocking up to the heel.
Wear the sock in silk.
Widen the opening from the side of the heel to allow the foot to slide more easily.
Put on the stockings previously rolled with under the sock in silk.
Attention to heel.
Unroll the stockings and accompany it in the correct position. Then pull the sock in silk from the tip.
Check if there are folds that may cause discomfort.
*In the case of tights, follow the same procedure as described above until the tights arrive at the level of the knee on both legs.
Useful tips and recommendations
- It is recommended to put the stockings on as soon as you get up in the morning.
- The stockings should be protected against contact with any oils, creams or ointments applied to the legs for medical or cosmetic reasons.
- Rough fingernails or rings with rough edges could potentially damage the product’s fabric.
- If the skin is wet, apply talcum powder to the foot in order to facilitate its insertion into the stocking.
- In order to put on open-toe stockings, use the supplied “Sock Dressing Aid” accessory.
Sanyleg compression stockings should only be worn after consulting a physician. These products must only be sold by qualified personnel. In the event that pain or skin irritation should occur when wearing the compression stockings, remove the stockings immediately and consult a physician or your retailer.
Sanyleg stockings can be washed by hand orin the washing machine.
Hand washing: use detergents for delicate fabrics. Rinse thoroughly. Do not wring. Air dry.
Washing machine: place the garment in an appropriate bag or in a pillow case. Do not bleach. Do not machine dry.
Do not dry clean. Do not iron.
Composition of the materials
The textile composition of each individual product is indicated on the outside of the package. The materials with which our products are manufactured are listed hereafter.
- CO: Cotton
- EA: Elastane
- PA: polyamide
- WO: Wool
- PP: Polypropylene
Sanyleg compression stockings have a maximum usage duration of 6 months. Never exceed the expiry date indicated on the packaging.
Sanyleg manufactures customized compression clothing. If you are interested in our products, or if you are looking for customized medical or elastic sport socks for your company, feel free to contact us for a free quote.