The way I see compression gear is that they are a much more specific term for the general name of ‘athletic apparel.’ A lot of brands like to throw around their terms for the compression design and material to use as a marketing tactic. For example: Nike coined this fabric as “DRI-fit” material. While it sounds fancier and technical, it’s still a piece of compression … [Read more...] about What is Compression Clothing?
One thing many sports and athletic apparel enthusiasts don’t realize about their fancy new compression apparel is that it belongs to one of two different types of compression groups. These groups lead to some misinformation of which one would be more suited for your purposes. The two groups are: Graduated compression and compartmental compression. The one thing you … [Read more...] about 2 Types of Compression You May Have Not Heard Of
Many people have already made the switch from wearing cotton briefs to compression underwear, while others are still skeptical of the benefits of actually wearing compression briefs. I’m here to put that to rest because I believe it is the switch that would help you out tremendously in your daily life. The one thing you can ask of any underwear is that it is comfortable … [Read more...] about 3 Reasons to Switch to Compression Briefs
When you think of the proper attire for basketball players, you may think of a few things: jersey, shorts, shoes. But another piece of iconic apparel is the compression sleeve. Not all basketball players wear them, but they’re an excellent addition to the uniform for several reasons such as style, recovery, and support. But when you’re searching the web and scouring … [Read more...] about What are the Benefits of a Compression Sleeve for Basketball?
For those that don’t know… The most popular piece of compression apparel is without a doubt the compression pants. Some people like to call them leggings, for others, tights. But one thing that does remain constant is their functionality and use. They’re essentially a piece of bottom wear that can act as layering material you can wear under your clothes, or you can … [Read more...] about Why Are Compression Pants Good for Sports and Working Out?