Kinesio Tape took the world by storm in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, being used in various sports from Beach Volleyball to Water Polo, but nobody knew where it came from or what it does. Most people thought athletes had tattoos.
Kinesio Tape was developed in Japan over 20years ago. It is a taping method based on the body’s own natural healing process. The tape is an elastic hypoallergenic, latex free tape, which works with the fascial, lymphatic and musculoskeletal systems. Kinesio Tape is the only one of the 3 medically accepted tapes in North America to provide the unique features that is essential to the Kinesio Taping Method.
Kinesio Taping gives support and stability to your joints and muscles without affecting circulation and range of motion. It is also used for Preventive Maintenance, Edema, and Pain Management.