Featuring three uniquely designed, reusable Arctic Flex gel packs, the cold ankle brace provides hot or cold therapy for pain-relieving support. Quickly heated in a microwave or cooled in a freezer, the removable gel packs remain flexible to contour to the arch and ankle for targeted pain relief from ankle sprains, plantar fasciitis, overuse, arthritis, tendonitis and more. Made with a soft neoprene blend, the cold ankle brace is adjustable to securely fit most adults.
Soothing Pain Relief Providing pain-relieving support for the foot and ankle, the brace reduces swelling and inflammation due to injury or surgery. Ergonomically designed to target the ankle and arch, the reusable cold brace relieves plantar fasciitis pain, tendonitis, ankle sprains, arthritis and localized soreness. Great for athletes and those on their feet all day.
Hot Or Cold Therapy Includes three removable Arctic Flex gel packs for hot or cold therapy. Each pack is uniquely shaped and flexible to contour to the ankle and arch for optimal relief. The nontoxic gel packs are reusable, leak-proof and latex-free.
Flexible Fit Secured with a strong fastener system, the versatile ankle brace easily adjusts to fit most adults. Suitable for both men and women, the soft brace can be worn on the left or right ankle.
Breathable Neoprene Blend Machine washable for added convenience, the ankle wrap is made from a lightweight, breathable neoprene blend that is latex-free.
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Three removable gel packs
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Universal size: One Size Fits Most - Fits Right and Left Ankle
Uses: Provides therapeutic compression and hot /cold therapy to reduce inflammation and pain caused by injury, arthritis, plantar fasciitis, tendonitis, or other conditions
Dimensions: 13 x 12.5 in
How to apply:
Insert gel packs into corresponding pockets
Lay brace flat, place your heel on the opening and wrap hook and loop fastening straps around your calf
Adjust as needed
Hook and loop fasteners
Non-toxic gel packs.
What is the ankle brace made of?
The brace is fabricated from sturdy neoprene fabric that is machine washable with hook and loop fasteners and 3 removable gel packs.
How is the ankle brace fastened?
The dual straps feature a hook and loop fastening material that is very strong and will not slip.
How do I put on the ankle brace?
It’s very easy. First, insert the gel packs into corresponding pockets. Lay the brace flat, place your heel on the opening and wrap hook and loop fastening straps around your calf. Adjust as needed.
What size should I order?
The ankle brace is universally sized and completely adjustable. It will fit most adults.
Can kids wear the ankle brace?
Yes, the universal size and adjustable straps mean that the brace will fit most older children.
Will I sweat in the ankle brace?
No, the brace is fabricated from lightweight neoprene fabric that is breathable and will help to keep your skin cool.
Will the ankle brace help relieve pain from arthritis?
Yes, the support and compression therapy offered from this brace will soothe ankle pain caused by arthritis.
Will the ankle brace help relieve swelling from a sprain?
Yes, the hot/cold therapy offered from this brace will soothe swelling caused by sprains and other injuries.
Can I use the ankle brace to ice my foot?
Yes, the three removable gel packs can be frozen and then inserted into the brace to become a very effective method to ice your ankle, arch or foot.
Will the ankle brace help support weak ankles?
Yes, the adjustable support and compression therapy offered from this brace will provide stability to weak ankles.
Will the ankle brace help keep me from injury?
Yes, the adjustable support and compression therapy offered from this brace will provide extra ankle stability and support to reduce the risk of injury.
Can I wear the brace without the gel packs?
Yes, the compression therapy is just as effective with the gel packs removed.
Can I wear the ankle brace to bed?
Yes, the supportive brace is comfortable enough to wear at night. It is recommended to take the gel packs out of the brace before going to bed.
Can I wear a shoe with the ankle brace?
Yes, when the gel packs are not inserted, the brace is slim enough to wear with a shoe. It is not suitable to wear with shoes when the gel packs are inserted.
Can I wear the ankle brace while exercising?
Yes, when the gel packs are not inserted. The brace will limit ankle mobility to reduce risk of injury but still allow you to enjoy your favorite exercise or activity. It is recommended to take the gel packs out of the brace before exercising.
Is the ankle brace washable?
Yes, you may wash the brace in the washing machine in cold water and air dry. Make sure to remove the gel packs before washing.
Can I adjust the compression of the ankle brace?
Yes, the brace is completely customizable so that you can adjust the compression to your comfort level.
Will the compression stay in place even while I am active?
Yes, the fastening straps are very strong and will not slip even while you are moving.
Does the ankle brace include arch support?
No, there is no arch support in the brace.
Is the heel covered?
No, the heel is open in the ankle brace.
Is the ankle brace waterproof?
Yes, the neoprene brace is waterproof.
Can I wear the ankle brace on either leg?
Yes, the brace can be worn on either ankle.
Is the ankle brace latex free?
Yes, the brace is completely latex-free.
Is the ankle brace soft?
Yes, the breathable neoprene will feel soft and comfortable on your skin.
How do I heat the gel packs?
There are two recommended ways to heat the gel packs. You can microwave the gel packs on HIGH for one minute or you can submerge the gel packs in boiling water for 30 seconds. Use tongs or a towel to handle the gel packs after heating and NEVER place the gel packs directly on your skin.
How long will the gel packs stay hot?
In general, each gel pack will stay hot for about 15 minutes when microwaved on HIGH for one minute or boiled for 30 seconds.
How do I cool the gel packs?
The gel packs should be placed flat in the freezer for two hours or more to use as a cold pack. Use tongs or a towel to handle the gel packs after heating and NEVER place the gel packs directly on your skin.
How long will the gel packs stay cold?
In general, each gel pack will stay cold for about 30 minutes when frozen for two hours.
Can I purchase additional gel packs for the ankle brace?
No, at this time Vive does not stock replacement gel packs.
Are the gel packs reusable?
Yes, the gel packs can be used over and over again.