Hinged Knee Skin – Front Closure
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The Bio Skin Hinged Knee Skin – Front Closure uses offset, bi-centric aluminium hinges to conform to the contours of differing leg shapes and provide extra knee support. In addition, it has a hook & loop front closure design to simplify application and removal and to help it accommodate a wide variety of leg shapes.
The new Bio Skin Hinged Knee Skin – Front Closure features bi-centric hinges that are made from lightweight aluminium and provide additional knee support to counter instability. Another standout feature of this knee brace is its extremely thin profile, with uprights that are only 1.5mm thick. The front closure design of this knee brace simplifies application (putting on) and removal. It is a particularly valuable feature for those with compromised manual dexterity and/or strength.
The Bio Skin Hinged Knee Skin -Front Closure uses their patented Ultima 2SLmaterial with Velcro compatible material. The brace’s Velcro closures are capable of adherence anywhere on its front and this helps the brace to fit a wide variety of leg shapes. Ultima 2SL is 100% hypoallergenic and is also completely free of latex and neoprene. Even if you have sensitive skin, you will be able to wear the Hinged Knee Skin – Front Closure will confidence.
The effectiveness of the Hinged Knee Skin – Front Closure is further improved by its use of Cropper Medical’s innovative SkinLok™ feature. SkinLok causes the brace to react to moisture from water, sweat or lotion by adhering more securely to the skin, thus reducing migration. The brace will remain in its intended position through vigorous physical activities. As a result, it will be all the more effective in pain reduction and healing.
Another useful feature of the Hinged Knee Skin – Front Closure is its use of finger loops to simplify its own application (putting on). This is a valuable feature for those with compromised manual dexterity and/or strength. The brace also uses an offset hinge design that reduces pressure on the knee joint and further improves comfort. Its open patella design also contributes to keeping you cool and comfortable all day long.
Bio Skin Hinged Knee Skin – Front Closure:Indications
- Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) or Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tears or Sprains;
- Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) or Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Sprains;
- Meniscus Tears.
The Hinged Knee Skin – Front Closure is a great choice of knee brace for basketball related knee injuries or knee injuries from other sports like baseball or soccer. The lightness of the brace may even allow you to wear it while participating in sports activities. This will make it an even better accessory for pain reduction or protection of a vulnerable knee.