Kinesio Tape is bullshit. There I said it. It does nothing other than fool people into thinking it does something. The placebo effect at best.

Kinesio Tape sued in Consumer Fraud Class Action

A Class Action Lawsuit alleging consumer fraud/deceptive advertising was recently filed in Massachusetts against KT Tape (Vuckovic v. KT Health Holdings Inc. et al, case number 1:15-cv-13696). If you’re not sure what a Class Action Lawsuit is, read this first.

Kinesio Taping: Does it Work?

If you watched the recent summer Olympic Games, there is a good chance you noticed some athletes donning multi-colored tape strips and patches on various body parts. It was quite noticeable on those more scantily-clad, such as beach volleyball and track and field athletes.

Current evidence does not support the use of Kinesio Taping in clinical practice: a systematic review | Journal of Physiotherapy



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