Actimove Everyday Compression Lower Back Support
Lots of people suffer with lower back pain, and this can often be alleviated with a bit of compression and support. The Actimove Everyday Compression Lower Back Support provides medical compression and warmth to the lumbar area, reducing strain and pain. This support is comfortable and effective, allowing you to get on with daily tasks with ease.
Who Should Use the Actimove Compression Back Support?
This back brace is designed to provide a compressive effect that will relieve pain associated with most common back conditions. In particular, this support is suitable for:
- Acute and lower back pain
- Degenerative back problems
- Lumbar imbalances and muscular insufficiencies
- Weak or tired backs after exercise
- Post-operative care and rehabilitation
- Pain associated with standing for long periods
How Comfortable is the Everyday Lumbar Support?
As with all supports in the Actimove Everyday range, this back brace is designed with soft materials that are easy on the skin after hours of wear. The anatomical shape and breathable materials will allow you to carry out your daily tasks in comfort, all the while being soothed by constant compression to stimulate circulation. Completely latex-free, this brace is suited to everyday wear during both sports and casual activities.
Which Size Should I Choose?
The Actimove Compression Back Brace is available in two sizes. To determine the correct size for you, measure the circumference of your waist and refer to the sizing table below.
|Size ||Back Circumference |
|Small / Medium ||74 - 94cm (29 - 37") |
|Large / Extra Large ||94 - 114cm (37 - 45") |
When Can I Use the Actimove Lower Back Belt?
As the name suggests, this back brace is suitable for wearing during just about any activity where you might feel back pain. This makes it great for everyday activities like shopping or working, and any activity where there may be long periods of standing involved.
How Much of My Back Will the Support Cover?
This support provides good coverage of the lower back, and at its largest point measures 215mm in depth over the lumbar area. The front area is contoured to allow movement, tapering to roughly 105mm in depth. The pressure pads over the lower back measure 20mm in thickness.
Massaging Back Support Pads
To target the compression exactly where it needs to be, the Actimove Everyday Compression Back Support features a high-density foam panel located directly over the lumbar region. This helps to provide constant soothing compression to the area, and also targets the area with a slight massaging effect as you move.
How Durable Is this Back Support?
As this brace is designed for use every day for long hours, it is reinforced for durability to retain its compression and comfort. Seamless with reinforced edges, this support is manufactured to last for extended use.
How Do I Apply the Actimove Back Brace?
To apply the Actimove Back Compression Brace, simply wrap the wings around your waist, fasten the Velcro closure and tighten to your desired compression level. Details instructions can be found in the application graphic below:
Can I Wear the Actimove Back Support During Exercise?
Yes, as this brace is designed with breathable and soft materials, it is suitable for use during sports and exercise. To minimise movement during intense activity, make sure to adjust the compression to a tight enough level that ensures the brace stays put.
How Do I Tighten the Actimove Back Brace?
To ensure everyone gets the level of compression and support they're looking for, this brace features finger pockets and loops that allow for easy adjustment. Simply slip your fingers into each finger loop and pull until the tightness feels right.
Does This Brace Contain Neoprene or Latex?
No, this brace is made from high-performance material that is both flexible and breathable for all-day comfort. This material is both latex- and neoprene-free, which helps to reduce irritation on your skin.