Zinc Oxide Tape is a rigid cotton sports tape. Basically, it is a thin woven cloth tape with an adhesive on one side. Its characteristic feature is that it has a strong zinc oxide base. Athletes use the tape primarily to prevent injuries, protect wounds and help speed up healing time. Its most common usage involves application to joints. For instance. wrists, knees and ankles.
Our Zinc Oxide Tape is available in four different sizes. It comes individually wrapped, around a clear plastic smooth core, in paper to protect the adhesive. It’s easy to tear and has a high adhesive strength. Apart from that, zinc oxide itself has a variety of benefits. For instance, it has anti-bacterial properties. It potentially benefits in wound healing which explains why sportsmen use it. In addition, it has antiseptic properties and is a mild astringent. As a result, it helps shrink open pores and absorbs excess oils. Lastly, it is soothing to skin and hence, works as an excellent dressing.