Light Legs Compression Tights FAQs & Information
1. What does the name “Scholl Light Legs™” stand for?
Scholl Light Legs™
tights are gentle gradient compression hosiery intended to help prevent tired feeling legs by improving venous return and to provide the appearance of toned and beautiful legs. Wearing them from morning till evening will allow you to get a light legs feeling all day long.
2. What is gradient compression?
Gradient compression delivers a gentle squeezing that is tightest at the ankle and gradually decreases up the leg. Compression is expressed in mmHg (millimetres of mercury). The higher the mmHg, the stronger the gradient compression.
In addition, it has been used to prevent tiredness and heaviness in the legs of healthy individuals caused by sitting or standing for long periods of time.
Thanks to their Fibre Firm™ Technology in gradient compression (10 mmHg at the ankle, 5 mmHg at the calf and 3.5 mmHg at the thigh), Scholl Light Legs™ tights help improve circulation in your legs from morning till evening for a light legs feeling.
3. Who can benefit from wearing Scholl Light Legs™ tights?
Anyone's legs can feel better while wearing Scholl Light Legs™ tights, especially if you spend a lot of time sitting, standing or in a mainly sedentary position. They are designed using a 3D knit structure, which gives it a super soft feeling making them comfortable to wear all day.
4. Do I need a prescription?
Scholl Light Legs™ tights are General Products, ready to wear, do not require a prescription and can be used every day.
5. In what colour, quality and sizes does the product come in?
Light Legs™ tights are currently available in opaque black 60 Denier and two sheer 20 Denier variants in nude and black. All Light Legs™ Tights are available in four sizes: S, M, L and XL.
6. How long can these tights last?
Scholl Light Legs™ are designed using high quality yarns, which make them less susceptible to damage when putting them on and during wear. The 60 Denier last up to 100 washes and the 20 Denier up to 50 washes. Their 3D knit structure makes them very elastic and helps maintain their shape with repeated wear.
7. How many hours daily should I wear my Scholl Light Legs™ tights to get the light legs feeling?
You can wear Scholl Light Legs™ tights as many hours per day as you want. They are so comfortable and soft, that you might in fact want to keep them on longer than 8 hours.
8. Does a run affect the compression power of Scholl Light Legs™ tights?
A run does not affect the compression power of the tights. The 20 Denier tights which are more susceptible to run (vs 60 Denier tights) due to their delicate nature, have been designed using a “Ladder Lock technology” which helps prevent ladders.
9. Can I use lotions and creams with my Scholl Light Legs™ tights?
Yes. The Scholl Light Legs™ are not impacted by the use of lotions and creams. For more information, please consult the instructions on pack about how to put the Scholl Light Legs™ on.