For professionals like nurses who are on their feet all day, comfortable, supportive shoes are essential for any uniform. But compression socks and tights are another useful piece of the wardrobe.
These legwear products typically feature graduated compression, meaning the weave of the threads is tightest around the foot and ankle to help encourage strong circulation. Not only can this help prevent foot swelling, but it also can relieve some general tiredness in the legs.
Below are several women’s compression sock styles that offer plenty of healthy benefits and are fashionable enough to dress up any pair of scrubs.
1. Sockwell Graduated Compression Socks
This wool-blend knee-high features moderate compression (15-20 mmHg) and comes in more than a dozen colors, including this subtle natural tone.
2. Vim & Vigr Moderate Compression Socks
Vim & Vigr is known for its colorful compression styles, and this multicolored striped look doesn’t disappoint. And it offers moderate compression of 15-20 mmHg.
3. Dr. Motion Mild Compression Socks
With its floral pattern and ruffle trim, this Dr. Motion style is possibly the sweetest compression sock out there. It comes with mild compression (8-15 mmHg) for everyday wear.
4. Comrad Companion Compression Socks
Talk about pretty in pink. These Comrad knee-highs have been lab tested at 15-25mmHg compression and come in a vivid dip-dyed ombre.
5. Comfortiva Compression Socks
Prefer something more subtle and elegant? This look from Comfortiva brings serious class to compression, and it is made from an ultra-soft microfiber blend.
6. Item m6 Opaque Tights
For allover coverage, Item m6 has a selection of compression tights that come in chic colors such as this marine shade. And bonus, the light control fit helps to smooth the tummy, hips, thighs and rear.
7. Therafirm Unisex Core-Spun Socks
Therafirms cute striped compression socks have mild compression (10-15 mmHg) and are made with its stretchy Core-Spun technology, which makes them easier to put on and take off.
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