Working through a muscle injury is an uncomfortable experience, regardless of the damage to the muscle. Muscles can be sprained, strained, and torn from overly exerting repeated movements or in cases where the muscles have not been properly conditioned prior to excessive activity. Recovering from an injury takes time, because the muscle has to fully heal and then be rehabilitated through physical therapy. During your recovery period, pain, soreness, swelling, and other discomfort is often present. Rather than taking strong prescription medications that affect your abilities to perform other tasks, you should use muscle tape instead, since it is a drug-free product used to treat muscle injuries, as well as help prevent them.
There are different muscle tape products to choose from, and it is important you select the right one to treat your muscle injury. The type of taping product used most often to treat muscle injuries is kinesiology tape. The tape is made from 100 cotton materials to allow you to wear it for an extended period of time. It is flexible, breathable, and bends easily with the natural movements of the body, while preventing you from overextending your muscles.
Applying rolled kinesiology tape requires professional application as each piece has to be cut to the right size and you need to have a general understanding of anatomy and physiology to secure it to the body in the correct location. Fortunately, this is not an issue when you use SpiderTech™ kinesiology taping products, because they are available in pre-cut designs. All you have to do is follow the simple instructions to apply the tape to the area you want to treat.
Obtain your pre-cut SpiderTech™ tape to treat your muscle injury directly from our online store or by calling us at 866-270-1753.