Why Do I Need This Tummy Wrap?
Many people suffer injuries to the abdomen area or become in need of abdominal surgery. Typically, some form of abdominal support binder will be recommended in order to keep the injury compressed and allow it to heal. Abdominal braces and supports, like this, are designed for comfort and support of the abdominal region of the body.
Abdominal surgery can be very serious since it takes place near many of your body’s vital organs. This is why having the most comfortable form of compression in post-surgery situations with the lower abdominal binder is essential to the recovery process. Abdominal binders are designed to aid with any weakness found in the connective tissue of the abdominal area, further adding to its ability to compress the body.
Best Features of This Tummy Tightener Stomach Binder
This abdomen support definitely stands out from other products you can buy on Amazon, CVS, or Wal-Mart because of its numerous features and benefits! Read about each different feature below.
· Stomach Wrap Is Composed of Comfortable Material
This tummy support is made of a soft elastic material, making it enjoyable to wear throughout your entire day. This abdominal bandage also features a 6” wide padded foam panel in which the Velcro closures attach to. This padding helps give pain relief and ease to your stomach region. The soft material prevents any rubbing or chafing against your stomach and abdomen region. Also, the breathable material reduces sweat or overheating while wearing the corset.
· Easily Adjusted Compression Binder
To apply the belly band, you simply attach the two Velcro closures to the front panel. You can adjust the level of compression by loosening or tightening the belt and reapplying the Velcro straps. Once you secure the wrap, you don’t have to worry about tightening it or readjusting it throughout the day compared to ace or cloth bandages that may come loose when you move about or a cast in which you can’t adjust at all.
This stomach binder for a flabby tummy is available in sizes S up to XL, fitting waist circumferences of 34”-52”. Whether you're big or small, you can easily find the perfect size for your body!
· Discreet Compression Stomach Wrap
The tight C-section stomach wrap is discreet, enabling you to wear this belt over or beneath your clothes, depending on your preference. The stomach support girdle comes in a neutral tan color. This brace is also 8.3” inches tall, covering your whole tummy area. This abdominal binder is a versatile kind of product as you can wear it anywhere, when you’re at work, at home, and pretty much any activity! The abdominal surgical wrap should completely protect your stomach region and go down all the way to the top of your hip.
Are There Weight Loss Benefits of Wearing Stomach Wraps?
As mentioned above, the list goes on and on for the benefits of wearing an abdominal compression belt. This brace not only helps recovery after stomach surgeries such as tummy tuck, liposuction, hysterectomy, gastric bypass, abdominoplasty but helps promote weight loss and firm your stomach too! Wearing a brace to bind your belly for weight loss will help remind you to sit up straight, lifting your shoulders promoting good posture, which has been proven to help make you look and feel slimmer. In addition, wearing such a support can help feel more comfortable to move around more, promoting weight loss.
Wearing such binding belts for your abdomen muscle shouldn’t be the only thing you do if you’re hoping to lose extra fat and slim down your stomach. In addition to wearing this back brace for a sagging stomach, we encourage a combination of a healthy diet and exercises to burn those extra calories and flatten your stomach!
Are you considered obese or overweight and can’t seem to find an extra large brace that fits you comfortably? At BraceAbility, we understand your frustration and have numerous braces specifically designed for plus size individuals.
Should I Wear This Stomach Wrap After C-Section?
Wearing a postpartum belly wrap can also help a woman tremendously after giving birth or having a caesarean section. The compression applied to your abs will increase the time it takes for your uterus to recover and shrink it back to the size it was previously. This C-section tummy wrap will also help hold in that extra skin or flab after giving birth, making you feel more comfortable and confident.
In terms of the healing process, this belly splint can help reduce the swelling and discomfort you may experience after having a baby. Compression also helps promote blood flow to the area, another very important factor in the recovery process. Wondering what you should do now after your C-section delivery? We have you covered! Read this blog about the 5 best products for post-caesarean section.
Check out our wide selection of maternity support belts to help you throughout your entire pregnancy!
Do I Have a Condition In Which I Should Not Wear A Wrap for the Stomach?
It’s advised to speak to your doctor initially about the best treatment options for your specific condition or pain. For some medical conditions, should avoid placing compression or tension on certain areas of your body.
You should avoid wearing this gut wrap if you have the following conditions:
- Peripheral arterial occlusive disease (PAOD): When your blood vessels are narrowed, reducing the amount of blood that flows to your legs, arms, etc.
- Lymphatic drainage disorders:Disorders that cause blocking in your lymphatic system (lymph nodes and blood vessels)
- Sensory loss and blood flow disorders affecting your stomach area
- Skin disorders in your abdomen
Frequently Asked Questions About This Stomach Brace
What conditions does this stomach band help treat?
This stomach support wrap can help recover after surgeries to the abdomen such as weight loss surgeries, ventral or umbilical hernia, post pregnancy, postpartum, or C-section, and helps promote weight loss. In addition, this can help with a weakness of the abdominal area.
How do I know which size to get?
When wrapping the fabric tape measurer, measure the circumference around your waist at the narrowest part of your torso, in inches. This tummy binder fits waist circumferences of 34” up to 52”
What is the material of the brace?
This surgical brace is composed of elastic and polyester material.
How do I put on the brace?
Start by positioning the brace on the center of your back. Next, pull the left side of the brace (the side with the soft foam panel) over your stomach. Grab the right side of the brace and pull it over the left side. Secure the brace by placing the Velcro closures to the foam panel.
How do I adjust the elastic stomach wrap?
To adjust the compression level of the brace, you first unfasten the Velcro closures. Then tighten up the brace by pulling the right side of the brace until you receive your ideal compression level then reattach the Velcro.
What is the height of the belt?
This abdominal wrap is 8.3” tall.
Can I wash the brace?
Before washing, secure both of the Velcro closures. Hand wash the belt in warm water with mild soap. Lay flat to air-dry. Do not use high temperatures to wash or dry.