Collection: Plus Size Thigh High Socks

Thigh High Socks FAQs

When Should You Wear Thigh High Compression Socks?

Thigh high compression socks are beneficial in various scenarios, particularly for improving circulation and reducing swelling. Here’s when you should consider wearing them:

  • Prolonged Sitting or Standing: If you have a job that requires you to sit or stand for long periods, thigh high compression socks can help maintain blood flow and prevent discomfort or swelling.
  • Travel: During long flights or car rides, wearing compression socks can reduce the risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and leg swelling.
  • Pregnancy: Pregnant women may wear thigh high compression socks to alleviate swelling and varicose veins due to increased blood volume and pressure on the veins.
  • Post-surgical Recovery: After certain surgeries, especially those involving the lower limbs, doctors often recommend compression socks to prevent blood clots and speed up recovery.
  • Exercise and Sports: Athletes may wear them to improve performance and reduce muscle fatigue and recovery time.
  • Varicose Veins or Leg Swelling: They are often prescribed for those with varicose veins, lymphedema, or other conditions that cause leg swelling and discomfort.
  • Medical Conditions: People with certain medical conditions like chronic venous insufficiency, leg ulcers, or a history of blood clots may benefit from wearing compression socks as part of their management plan.

Women Compression Thigh Highs 15-20mmHg

Plusock offers a wide range of sizes from 2XL to 7XL, including men's thigh high socks. Whether it's the classic elegance of black thigh high socks, natural nude tones, or the individuality of stripes and lace, our collection caters to all occasions and styles.

Designed especially for women, our women 15-20mmHg compression socks are designed to prevent varicose veins and reduce edema, making them ideal for long hours of standing or sitting in the workplace, or for those of you who love to exercise, travel a lot, or are in the midst of pregnancy.

Ease of wear and comfort have been taken into account: the socks are designed to be tighter at the ankle to improve circulation, and looser at the top to make putting them on and taking them off a breeze. Some styles are also equipped with a non-slip design to ensure safety without sacrificing style.

Our socks are made from a blend of cotton, nylon, and spandex, a material that is not only durable but also flexible and breathable. Wearing Plusock's compression socks not only relieves leg fatigue but also promotes blood circulation and enjoys a healthy lifestyle.

Are Thigh High Compression Socks for Men or Women?

Thigh high compression socks are universally suitable for both men's thigh high socks and women's. Many designs are created to cater to different body types and personal preferences, transcending traditional gender boundaries. 

Plusock, a manufacturer known for inclusivity, offers a wide range of plus size thigh high socks that are designed to fit and benefit everyone, regardless of gender. Their selection encompasses various sizes and styles, ensuring that everyone can find a comfortable and effective option for their compression needs.

How to Put on Thigh High Compression Socks

Putting on thigh high compression stockings might seem challenging at first, but it becomes easier with practice and the right approach. Here’s a simplified guide to help you put on thigh high compression socks correctly:

  1. Get Ready: Before you start, make sure you have your thigh high compression stockings ready. Wearing gloves can help grip the fabric better, but they're optional. Find a comfortable spot where you can sit or lie down while you put them on.
  2. Prepare the Stocking: Turn the stocking inside out but leave the foot part right side in – this makes it easier to get your foot in the right position. Check that the heel area is properly aligned.
  3. Place Your Foot: Gently slide your foot into the stocking, making sure your heel aligns with the stocking’s heel.
  4. Pull Them Up: Carefully pull the stocking up over your calf and thigh, making sure to do so gradually to avoid bunching or twisting. If you're using gloves, they can help smooth the fabric evenly onto your skin.
  5. Fine-Tune: Once the stocking is fully on, adjust it to make sure it sits comfortably against your skin, with the top band positioned just below your thigh. The stocking should fit snugly but not be too tight to ensure effective compression without discomfort.

What Materials Are Used in Your Plus Size Thigh High Socks?

Our plus size thigh high socks are made from a blend of fabrics that prioritize both comfort and elasticity. This typically includes a combination of materials such as nylon, spandex, or elastane to ensure they stretch comfortably over larger thighs without constricting or sagging. These materials are carefully selected to ensure that the socks provide the necessary compression while also being soft against the skin, breathable, and accommodating to various leg shapes and sizes.

Can I Expect Your Plus Size Thigh High Socks to Last with Regular Use and Washing?

Our plus-size stockings are designed with durability in mind. They are made of high quality materials such as nylon, and spandex. Stand up to regular use and retain their shape and compression over time.
Our socks can be washed in the washing machine, using only non-chlorine bleach when needed. Also comes with more washing instructions for the socks. There will be no holes, small elastic deformation, and other problems.