Indications for use
The range of indications for the use of kinesioplastics is extensive.
Here are the main ones:
-muscle pain, muscle hypertension, muscle weakness
-prevention of various sports injuries
-bruises of soft tissues of the torso , upper and lower extremities
-streching of the joints of the upper and lower extremities
-joint fixation in case of injuries to the muscleoskeletal system
-development of limb joints after surgeries or injuries
-faster edema removal (lymphatic drainage technique)
The tape is made of tightly woven elastic fibers of cotton (97%) and nylon (3%). The glue on the inside of the tape is acrylic, very strong, due to which the application can be worn for up to seven days. Kinesio tap withstands sudden movements, sweat and water sports. Tapes are able to stretch 30-40 % of their original length, which makes them similar to human skin and muscles on elasticity.