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How to Choose the Perfect Socks for Running: Recommendations and Tips You Won’t Want to Miss

Running shoes are of course important for long-distance running, but the "socks" worn between your feet and running shoes are also important. In addition to the types and characteristics of socks that are often worn during jogging, we will introduce the characteristics and recommended socks of highly functional socks developed for runners. How to Choose Running Socks From runners aiming to complete a marathon, to runners who are jogging or completing daily training, it is important to choose the socks for running that suits you for comfortable running. The following four points should be kept in mind when choosing socks for running. Toe shape Sock thickness Sock length We will briefly explain how to choose these, so please find the...

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Do I Have to Wash My Socks Separately? Is it OK to Wash Them With My Undergarments?

Laundry is one of the most "repeated" household chores.  In a house with many people, some households may run their washing machine a few times per day. Even though washing is really simple and can be done with a single with, all the prep work and work that goes into it afterwards - such as drying it, taking it in, and folding it, is quite tedious. …And it is repeated every day.  I don’t want to spend too much time doing laundry. But, I can’t imagine washing socks, towels and clothes together! Therefore, some households separate their delicates with their other laundry. In that case, of course, workload will increase.  Do I have to wash my dirty socks separately? Today,...

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The Importance of Comfort: How to Choose Socks for Mountaineering and Mountain Climbing

It is said that choosing the right mountaineering shoes is important.  But actually, choosing the perfect socks for mountain climbing is also very important. A pair of socks can change and alter a plethora of foot problems, such as pain in the soles, and excessive sweating, etc. Today, we’ll be looking at how to choose the perfect socks for mountain climbing and hiking. The Role of Mountaineering Socks First, let's look at the role of mountaineering socks.  Mountaineering socks play an important role in making mountaineering comfortable, and can be broadly divided into the following four types. 1. Highly Cushioned to Protect the Soles of the Feet Mountaineering shoes that are supposed to walk on steep mountain roads basically have...

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Is it OK to wear socks when sleeping? Advantages and Disadvantages of Socks

When it gets cold, don't you want to put on a pair of socks when climbing into bed? I have poor blood circulation which leads to very cold feet.  My husband always complains when my feet - icicles, he calls them - accidentally touch him under the covers. I sometimes wear my socks to sleep to help my feet stay warm. But, what are the consequences of doing this? Today, I will introduce the benefits and disadvantages of wearing socks when sleeping.    Is it Good or Bad to Wear Socks When Sleeping?   There are varying views about whether or not socks should be worn during bedtime. Some say, that socks can cut off circulation or slows down blood...

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Problem with Tight Socks? How to Wear Socks Comfortably Without Worrying About the Rubber Elastic at the Mouth of Your Sock

Socks are something that we wear almost everyday.  Because we are constantly exposed to them, you want them to be as comfortable as possible. Wouldn’t you agree? However, one of the main things that might bother some people about their socks are the rubber elastics at the mouth of their sock. There is a functional purpose of this rubber, which is to keep your socks up. But, they do sometimes cause discomfort. Today, we are going to focus on this “sock mouth rubber elastic” problem that some people face.    People Suffering from Sock Rubber Lots of people dislike the stretchy rubber elastic located at the mouth of the socks.  Let’s look at some reasons why this rubber is disliked:...

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