Kinesio taping is a therapeutic taping method that is designed to provide support whilst assisting the rehabilitation process.
Kinesio tape works through microscopically lifting the skin and targetting different receptors within the somatosensory system and forming convolutions in the skins, it is able to increase the
interstitial space and increase lymphatic drainage, reducing pressure and therefore influencing the healing process.
Kinesio Taping is a multifaceted tool, with a variety of benefits, such as:
Reduction of inflammation and swelling.
Improves stability of muscles and joints without reducing range of motion.
Enhances muscle development and strength in hypotrophic muscles.
Inhibits hypertrophic muscles.
Allows the animal to remain active during recovery.