Compression socks act to improve blood circulation in the legs and at the same time reduce the build-up of fluids which cause swelling. For this reason, they are of benefit for anyone who sits for long periods especially in reduced air pressure, like an aircraft. That’s why they are the most suitable travel compression socks available in the market, especially for flying. Men who have experienced a deep vein thrombosis will often be prescribed calf compression socks to reduce the risk of recurrence and combat ongoing symptoms. Falke compression socks are designed to be worn every day, are easy to put on and take off. For ultimate comfort, our knee high compression socks come in wool and cotton blends in a variety of colours.