Shaped as a diamond with an open patella hole, the elasto gel knee wrap will help with a number of conditions. The wrap is held in place with a hook and loop-types clousre, which allows the user the ability to move about while undergoing therapy. If used as a cold therapy wrap, the knee will benefit with a reduction in swelling and inflammation. The appropriate time to use the elasto gel knee wray as crypto therapy is for acute pain like a sprain, strain or immediately after an injury. Use after an intense workout will also give benefits of reducing pain and muscle spasms. The wrap will stay cold for 20-40 minutes, giving ample time for cold therapy. However, if used as a hot therapy wrap, the knee, and surrounding areas will benefit with increased circulation and reduced soreness or stiffness. Heat therapy would help with reoccuring pain like arthritis, old injuries or even lupus.
For cold therapy: store the wrap in the freezer for a minimum of two hours. It may be left in the freezer indefinitely until ready to use. It will remain flexible even at -28℃. Remove the wrap prior to defrosting the freezer. Note: always store products in a plastic bag while in freezer.
For heat therapy: the most convenient method of heating the wrap is in a microwave oven. Suggested heating times: 600-700 watt microwave: 30-45 seconds per side, 1100 watt: 30 seconds per side. Note: all microwaves vary in heating and may have "hot spots" Be cautious when heating. Wait one minute before using.