How To Put On Compression Stockings

To put on a regular pair of socks, most people scrunch them up, stick their foot in, and pull.  It’s pretty easy.  Try this with a compression stocking and you’ll get nowhere fast! Check out our new donning video which demonstrates 3 different ways to easily and properly put on a pair of support socks.  This short video will demonstrate the heel pocket method, how to use rubber donning gloves, and how to use  a Stocking Donner.

The heel pocket method works very well for stockings that are thicker or have a lot of compression.  Sheer and less firm stockings are best put on with donning gloves.  The gloves protect the delicate fabric from snags and runs and gives you a better grip on the fabric.

The metal frame Stocking Donner is a great solution If you have difficulty bending or crossing your legs. Stocking Donners are available in regular size, wide-calf size and even a specially designed two-leg donner for pantyhose.

Pete@BrightLife Direct
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