Is the gel pack removable?
Yes! The Arctic Flex gel pack should be removed from the compression back ice wrap before freezing or heating.
How large of a waist will the Vive compression back ice wrap fit?
The Vive compression back ice wrap is adjustable to fit waist sizes up to 50” when used with the included extender strap.
Does the back ice wrap have elastic compression straps?
Yes, the Vive back ice wrap includes exterior stretch straps to provide customizable compression.
What are the dimensions of the gel pack?
The large Arctic Flex pack measures 14.75” by 7.5” to provide optimal coverage of the lower back.
How long will the ice gel pack stay cold?
The gel pack is designed to remain frozen throughout the recommended 15-20 minutes of cold therapy.
Do I wear the back wrap under or over my clothes?
The compression back ice wrap is designed to fit comfortably over lightweight clothing or directly against the skin.
Is the compression ice wrap latex-free?
Yes! The back wrap is made with a latex-free neoprene blend and the Arctic Flex gel pack is constructed with a soft, latex-free pvc.
Is the compression back ice wrap good for relieving sciatica?
Yes, the dual therapy back wrap is ideal for relieving pain due to arthritis, sciatica, scoliosis and more.
Can the air inflation valve be locked in place?
Yes! The valve should be placed in the closed position once the desired level of compression is reached.