Arthritis affects a lot of us, particularly as we age.
But with a supportive knee brace you don’t have to let arthritis get in the way and limit how you live. You can remain as active as you’re used to being – whether that means going out to get groceries, run errands, or visit friends.
You can even remain actively involved in sports or get in those workouts, and this is great news for people who likes to be active and to participate in sports and events.
It’s all possible for arthritis sufferers. All they need is a strong and supportive sleeve – a knee brace for arthritis – like the Copper Knee Brace for Arthritis Pain and Support-Copper Knee Sleeve Compression for Sports, Workout, Arthritis Relief-Single(M) by Jiufentian.
Relief For Your Aching Knees
What’s important to note is that it’s designed for everyday use – both indoors and outdoors – and is ideal for men and women.
This knee sleeve is also particularly effective for the elderly, who often find arthritis to be more debilitating than it is for younger folks with the same joint issues.
Like most knees sleeves and braces, Jiufentian’s Compression Copper Knee Brace For Arthritis Pain And Support one is sold in single units. So if both knees are bothering you, you should pick up two sleeves at the same time.
(The reason why it’s sold like this and instead of a pair is because some patients and people only have painful or knee trouble in a single knee, and they don’t need two. This is a very common approach even in medical centers).
According to the manufacturer, this brace
- protects the knee from injury
- improves blood circulation
- and disperses the needed pressure – gentle pressure that eases the pain in a substantial way
Wearing a quality knee sleeve like the Jiufentian knee brace helps reduce joint pain caused by arthritis – as well as a whole host of other knee problems like sprains and stretched ligaments. A properly-fitting knee sleeve helps keep you mobile and as active as you choose to be.
Previous buyers have used this brace as they’ve participated in a variety of physical activities including
- working out at the gym
- even hiking over rugged terrain
Made From 60% Copper Fiber Material
This knee brace is made from 40% spandex and 60% copper fiber cloth.
The manufacturer Jiufentian claims that their research indicates that the Jiufentian knee brace for arthritis helps
- reduce swelling
- reduce inflammation
- and relieve muscle soreness due to its high copper content
But there seems to be a lack of scientifically valid research to corroborate these claims.
Buyers Like What It Does
That’s not to say that this knee brace doesn’t work, or is ineffective in any way.
Some buyers swear by the effectiveness of this particular knee brace for easing their pain and discomfort. It’s just that there doesn’t seem to be a lot of scientific research to back the claims. But clearly, this one is a popular choice and scores an impressive 4.5 out of 5 possible stars with well over 400 actual buyers weighing in.
It’s The Weave of the Fabric That’s Different
The fabric itself consists of a 3D type of weave.
It’s believed that this variation allows air to flow inside to outside which helps it dry faster after washing. It also absorbs sweat while in action, keeping your knee dry and comfortable. This knee sleeve also boasts a nonslip grip to ensure that it stays in place, protecting your knee.
It also allows you to exercise continuously, without worrying that the knee brace is going to slip down, rendering it ineffective in easing the pain of your sore knee.
The design of the Jiufentian copper knee brace also features a double surrounding the brace at the top, to prevent it from slipping. Most people can wear this directly on their skin without a problem – except for those who may be allergic to the rubber that’s used inside.
Arthritic Knees Need These
Anyone with knee problems particularly those affected by arthritis can significantly reduce the pain they experience by wearing this knee brace.
It’s also useful for those who are quite active – including athletes engaging in a wide array of sports including
- and more
At the same time, Jiufentian’s Compression Copper Knee Brace For Arthritis Pain And Support acts as a knee stabilizer. Wearing this brace can help athletes
- prevent knee meniscus injury
- prevent knee ligament injury
- prevent knee cartilage injury
Compared to an ordinary nylon fabric knee brace, many buyers mention that this one is much better in the pain relief it provides.
Easy On and Off Knee Brace For Arthritis Sufferers
Use it as and when you need it, it’s convenient.
You can use this copper knee brace when you exercise and then just take it off when you’re done. If you’re experienced an injury to your knee, you can wear the knee brace simply to help you get around better with less pain, as your knee continues to heal.
It’s important to wash this by hand and to air dry. Never use a washing machine or it will damage or destroy the structure of the 3-D fabric weave. Take care of your knee sleeve and there’s no reason why you cannot get many months of reliable relief from it.
Be Sure to Get the Correct Size For You
Sizing is a critical component here.
You’ve got to have your Jiufentian copper knee brace the right fit in order to get the most out of it. It’s the same with any knee sleeve. You need the size that fits you as perfectly as possible, kinda like the Goldilocks story: just nice is important.
You want it to fit like a glove, so the knee brace is less likely to slip down.
The best way to measure is to wrap a tape measure around your thigh, 5 inches above the center of your kneecap. Then refer to the chart below for the right sizing suggestion.
Jiufentian makes this knee brace available in four different sizes including medium, large, extra-large, and extra extra large. If you’re looking for a plus size knee brace for arthritis, consider the largest one available – the 2xl.
- Medium – for a thigh circumference of 12.5 inches to 16 inches
- Large – for a thigh circumference of 16.5 inches to 18 inches
- Extra-Large – for a thigh circumference of 18.5 inches to 22.5 inches
- Extra Extra Large – for a thigh circumference of 23 inches to 25 inches
We cannot emphasize enough the importance in finding the right fit.
That’s because the Jiufentian’s Compression Copper Knee Brace For Arthritis Pain And Support knee sleeve relies primarily on the compression of the cloth to exert a consistent pressure on the knee joint, thereby providing that necessary support.
While it’s not a cure-all (no knee brace is) this one can go along way to providing additional support. It’s this kind of support that can help you stay more active and remain mobile, without being big and obvious like some knee braces are.
Eases Nagging Pain Providing Much Need Relief
For anyone suffering arthritis pain this knee brace is particularly helpful as it relieves much of that nagging pain and tenderness associated with arthritis.
It helps keep your knee warm too.
For anyone who has sustained an injury to the knee, the Jiufentian’s Compression Copper knee sleeve can help you recover from painful knee injuries in less time, since it helps you get in some movement as you heal. Since it seems to be so effective at relieving arthritis pain, it’s helping a lot of folks become more mobile.
- Particularly helpful for older people (it’s relatively easy to put on and take off and provides essential support)
- Helps reduce joint pain from arthritis providing a welcome sense of relief (at least temporarily)
- They fit well (when you choose the appropriate size) and are actually quite comfortable to wear
- Helps reduce the stress on the knee, allowing you to more around more freely
- Comes with two rows of rubber anti-slip material at the top to keep the brace in place on the knee
- Comfortable to wear even for hours at a time
- Seems to provide better compression than some of the other competing knee sleeves
- Helps decrease pain while increasing comfort and mobility
- Feels like you have support above, below and around the entire knee, holding everything in place
- Good quality product at a fair price (which means that this brace represents excellent value)
- Provides a snug and even compression over the entire knee joint
- Seems to be a little longer than other braces
- Allows you to move more confidently while it helps keep the knee protected
- It’s thick and sturdy, yet surprisingly comfortable
- Good for those suffering rheumatoid arthritis or osteoarthritis by easing the pain in arthritic knees
- Effective in easing chronic knee discomfort
- Provides a way to cope with the pain for those who may not be able to undergo surgery
- Helps one walk with minimal pain, allowing surgery to be postponed
- Reduces swelling
- Provides warmth to the knee joint
- Some threads in the fabric can come loose
- Brace can get stretched out over time and slip down a little
- Heavier and thicker than some other sleep tight knee brace (so for some, it doesn’t wear well under dress clothes)
- Has a tendency to roll down for some people who’s thighs don’t seem to be a perfect fit
- Some buyers report finding it itchy after having worn it for a few hours
Overall, the Jiufentian’s Compression Copper Knee Brace For Arthritis Pain And Support knee brace for arthritis may be the perfect remedy for you. It’s an excellent, low cost solution for anyone looking to ease the pain of arthritis in their knees.
It’s the kind of knee brace that’s compact enough that it’s easy to take with you wherever you travel. Having it readily available at all times is comforting.
Whenever you need pain relief in the knee, simply place the Jiufentian’s Compression Copper Knee Brace on your painful knee and let the magic of compression go to work on your behalf.
It’s an affordable way to stay more comfortable and mobile. When you’re able to walk and stand with far fewer aches and pains, life is much more manageable and enjoyable.