The concept of Skins was developed in 1996 by an Australian skier who didn't want to accept he was getting older and still wanted to ski and party but feel fresh in the morning, ready to do it all again. Knowing that improved circulation would supply more oxygen to the muscles to help them work hard and recover faster was the first step. Now Skins know how to get the best circulatory benefits for more oxygen delivery and better blood flow. Compression also helps your body to get rid of lactic acid and other metabolic wastes, this helps you work at a higher rate for longer.
Not only can Skins help with your performance but they can speed up recovery by forcing more oxygen to your muscles, practically eliminating Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness as well as exercise related injury it can also help the following complaints; arthritis, chronic fatigue syndrome, lymphoedema, varicose veins and deep vein thrombosis, it can also help to improve circulation during pregnancy and long haul flights.