Supports & Braces
Our Supports & Braces Range
With years of experience in supplying supports for professional and amateur athletes we have selected a great sports injury specific range.
There are so many choices on the market so we have identified key products to help make your choice clear and easy.
Our selection of supports will help give you the confidence to get back to the activities you love.
Featuring products from the leaders in injury prevention, treatment and rehabilitation you’ll find the right support for you.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
The following information is not meant to be in any way prescriptive and is merely content that has been compiled to help you make an informed decision about which product could suit you. Please remember to contact your physician or sports health professional for proper, qualified guidance. A lot of the injuries that these products are helpful with, are overuse injuries such as Repetitive Strain Injuries but they can also be used for acute soft-tissue injuries as well
How do I know what size Support to get?
We have helpful sizing guides that you can find on the relevant support or brace product page.
What Support or Brace should I get?
It depends on why you are looking to buy a support, we sell a wide variety of supports from wrist and knee supports to ankle supports and insoles.
We have a comprehensive buyer’s guide titled Knee Support Conditions Guide and Wrist Supports Conditions Guide, please refer to these in order to identify which support or Brace will be best for you. Please seek qualified advice from your physiotherapist or any other medical professional if you need more specific recommendations
Why should I choose an Actimove Sports Edition support or brace over other brands?
As mentioned above, the Actimove sports edition offers comfortable functionality that brands with Neoprene or less Medically orientated supports and Braces cannot provide.
Can I use any Pain Relief products In conjunction with my support or brace?
This is not recommended as these products could affect the long-term material functionality of your support or brace, refrain from using oils, salves, lotions or other products that contain oils or acids. You can however use these products when you're not using your support, please take a look at our Hot and Cold Therapy and Pain Relief Gels, or if you are looking for pain relief for arthritis then please take a look at our Arthritis creams and management buyers guide.
Can I shower and sleep with my support or brace on?
This should be okay depending on the brace you buy and whether your medical professional agreed but it is not quite recommended to shower with a knee support or brace product on because it could affect the long-term durability of the product.
Can your Supports and Braces be used for Arthritis?
The Actimove Hinged Knee Brace can be used to treat pain caused by Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid arthritis. The Actimove® Gauntlet Wrist Thumb Stabiliser, Actimove® Rhizo Forte as well as the Actimove® Sports Edition Adjustable Wrist Support can be used to manage pain caused by Rheumatoid arthritis. We also have the full range of Actimove's Arthritis Care, take a look at our Arthritis Supports.
The information provided is for educational purposes only and is not intended for self-diagnosis or treatment. Always consult a physician or health care professional to obtain an accurate diagnosis and when encountering persistent pain, discomfort, inflammation or swelling.
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