Top 5 Best Compression Socks for Men | Sports and Travel

    Compression socks are hot in the fitness market for a reason. They’re used by athletes in almost every single sport out there and provide a host of attractive benefits. They’ve even been used for travel and non-sport reasons like standing all day, swelling, shin splints, plantar fasciitis and way more. The prices of compression socks vary based on construction of material and the make.

    We’ve broken down the compression socks market into these top socks so take a look below for recommendations and details.

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    Vitalsox Travelsox Compression Performance Travel Sock

    Whether you need to keep your legs safe while traveling in the air, want help recovering from a sports injury or have an illness that brings you pain and poor circulation in the legs and feet, the Vitalsox Travel Sock is there. This travel sock offers 12 to 20 mmHg of compression where you need it the most, beginning in the mid fit and making its way to your toes. Infused with silver, the Vitalsox Travelsox  comes with a base material of polypropylene that is able to naturally resist the accumulation of bacteria, helping to keep your feet healthier overall. This also helps prevent foot odor, as odor is manifested when bacteria meets moisture. It does this by efficiently wicking away any moisture that might accumulate quickly and easily.

    Ideal for plantar fasciitis, the Vitalsox Travelsox starts its compression right atop the plantar ligament to provide you with plenty of arch support. It also provides plenty of compression to take you to the optimum level of circulation which can keep your feet more comfortable overall. This can help return oxygen to your blood and help your tissues heal more quickly. It’s also ideal for sports applications including soccer, running, gym time, yoga, CrossFit and more. Use it while pregnant, as vein support, in conjunction with your walker, while standing or sitting for long periods of time and more.

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    Sockwell Men’s Circulator Moderate (15-20mmHg) Graduated Compression Socks

    Perfect for keeping your legs healthy while traveling or for assisting with any ailments of the foot at home, the Sockwell Compression Socks can help provide you with the perfect amount of pressure to keep your circulation going and to help remove any pain around your foot and lower legs. These compression socks offer moderate compression at 15 to 20 mmHg of graduated support. It is recommended for all-day wear while traveling or intermittent wear while sitting or standing all day. These knee high socks are also ideal for those who have suffered some sort of sports injury and need to recover quickly or for anyone who wants to exercise safely.

    The Sockwell Compression Socks can minimize the swelling of the feet to alleviate pain while also reducing the amount of fatigue in the foot. At the same time, these socks promote better circulation to ensure that your feet are able to function at their best. Ideal for running, travel, sports, exercise and work, the Sockwells can help improve your stamina and performance all day long. It is made up of 32 percent stretch nylon and 5 percent spandex, ensuring the sock conforms to your foot and holds its shape all day long. The rest of the sock is made out of 32 percent merino wool and 31 percent bamboo rayon to ensure total comfort and support all in one sock.

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    MudGear Compression Socks

    Ready to take on whatever life throws at you, these MudGears are compression athletic socks that are as comfortable and supportive as they are stylish. These socks are designed to provide graduated compression support to where you need it the most in order to help alleviate any pain and swelling. It puts focus on certain areas of the foot such as the plantar ligament in the center of the foot to help with the pain of plantar fasciitis. The MudGear Compression Socks can also help reduce painful swelling around the foot while promoting better circulation to ensure a more comfortable step all day long.

    The MudGear Socks are crafted to wick away any moisture from sweat that might accumulate, helping to prevent bad odors from forming. This can also help stop any blisters from popping up and causing more pain. The socks are made for hardwearing environments such as Spartan training and CrossFit, but they can also be used for gentler workouts, running, jogging, playing sports and more. Environments where you will be sitting or standing for long periods of time also can benefit from wearing these socks as they can keep your blood moving and keep your legs healthier. They can help speed up muscle recovery from sports injuries or minor injuries from over exerting yourself during exercise. The MudGear Compression Socks are made of a blend of 63 percent nylon, 28 percent polyester and 9 percent spandex for total comfort and support.

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    Blitzu Socks

    Using the power of compression therapy technology, the Blitzu Compression Socks 20-30mmHg offer authentic, graduated compression support to your feet and your legs. These socks can help prevent any sort of leg fatigue, cramping, soreness and more, all while promoting better circulation to ensure your legs are always at their most comfortable. These compression socks offer the support of compression fabric with the technology of kinesiology taping to assist with the relief of painful leg swelling and varicose veins all the same.

    After surgery while recovering or during your travels, you can prevent any sort of blood clots from forming with the Blitzu Compression Socks 20-30mmHg. This is because the socks can keep your circulation moving while you are at rest for long periods of time. For this reason, these socks are also ideal for those who work at desk jobs and do not move around much during the day. They offer support for your calf, ankle, arch, heel and toes both day and night. Because of its mid foot support, you can experience relief from plantar fasciitis as well. Wear these socks while exercising or playing sports, including running, training, CrossFit, jogging, hiking and more to reduce some of the strain on your feet. They are made from a powerful fabric that offers 360-degree stretch that conforms to your feet all-day long, keeping the compression on where you need it the most. On top of it all, these Blitzu Compression Socks 20-30mmHg are stylish and modern.

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    3 Pack Men's Brown Copper Dress Compression Pressure Socks One Size Fits All (Brown)

    McNick CO & Company’s Dress Compression Socks

    Ready to accommodate the size and shape of any foot, these socks come with three different pairs of compression socks in order to ensure you always have support and compression at the ready. They come with unique antibacterial and moisture-wicking designs that help you to stave off bad odor that comes from bacteria. The copper inside of the dress compression socks helps to stop the metabolism of any microbes to further prevent the accumulation of fungi, bacteria and germs. This sock is ideal for relieving stiffness and soreness in the feet and legs, allowing you to live a more comfortable life.

    With the copper inside of the McNick CO & Company’s Socks, you an experience greater circulation. This can help reduce painful inflammation while also staving off blood clots while you sit at your desk for hours on end at work or while traveling for long periods of time. Copper is also able to speed up the recovery from sports-related injuries and surgeries all the same. Additionally, copper is excellent at helping alleviate the pain from rheumatic and arthritic ailments. Copper helps to stimulate the production of collagen and other important proteins that can stabilize the layers of the skin. This assists in the healing of wounds and tissues to ensure a much swifter recovery period so you can get back on your feet in no time.

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