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FAQ

  • What is HUETAPE used for?
    HUETAPE serves as a valuable aid in alleviating discomfort and providing reinforcement to muscles, joints, and ligaments. Its remarkable properties include diminishing inflammation, promoting flexibility, and enhances recovery. Imagine having a sprained ankle, knee discomfort, or shoulder pain; in such instances, HUETAPE can be your trusted companion, assisting in your recuperation. Moreover, if you require additional stability, this tape can be your reliable ally. Going for an extended walk, run, hike etc. you can rely on HUETAPE to lend extra support, ensuring a more comfortable and secure experience.
  • Who can use HUETAPE?
    The benefits of HUETAPE reach far beyond the athletic world, catering to a wide range of individuals. Its advantages are not exclusive to dancers, athletes, and active individuals. Those who spend their days typing and suffer from wrist pain, as well as individuals burdened with back pain due to their occupation, whether it be physically demanding or desk-bound, can also find relief through the use of HUETAPE. We encourage you to research effective taping methods to ensure that our product can provide you with the best possible support.
  • How long does the tape last?
    HUETAPE can last up to 3-4 days.
  • How long are you supposed to keep HUETAPE on?
    Everyone is different and the duration of tape wear will vary. HUETAPE typically lasts for three to four days, even if you shower or swim with it. We recommend that you do not wear it for more than 4 days.
  • What to do before applying HUETAPE?
    It is very important to prep your skin prior to applying HUETAPE. Clean the skin with rubbing alcohol. Make sure that the area is oil-free and completely dry. If there is any thick hair on the area you wish to tape, it is best to trim the hair so as not to interfere with the tape's ability to stick to the skin. It is not imperative to shave your skin before application but for the tape to last long bare skin would be best.
  • How do you prep the HUETAPE for application?
    Determine the number of pieces you need and your required length. Use sharp scissors to cut the tape. Round all the corners when cutting the tape to prevent peeling due to the tape rubbing on your clothing. Fold a couple of inches from one end and tear the backing paper.
  • Can HUETAPE get wet?
    Yes. HUETAPE is water resistant therefore you can shower or even go for a swim whilst wearing the tape. Be sure to allow the tape 25 to 30 minutes to completely dry. Should the tape start to peel or rollback, you can trim the ends.
  • How to apply HUETAPE?
    You can certainly apply HUETAPE on your own all you need to do is follow the right tips and do your research. There are many resources you can easily access online to ensure that your taping method will be most effective. Check out our YouTube Channel to get access to effective taping methods. Simple step by step guide: Prepare the skin through cleaning and drying the application area. If the application area has excess hair the application will work best if the hair can be trimmed or removed through shaving or waving. Cut the appropriate length of tape for the area in question. Ensure your pieces have rounded edges to avoid the tape from getting caught on your clothing. Remove the backing from the HUETAPE, but be sure not to touch the adhesive. Apply one end to the skin, this will be the anchor. Rub the anchor end to activate the adhesive. Apply the tape to the area in question. Depending on the specific needs, apply with as little or as much pressure as needed. Once the tape has been applied, rub the tape vigorously to activate the adhesive and to ensure it stays in place.
  • How to remove HUETAPE?
    1.) Gently peel the tape from your skin. Always remove the tape in the same direction as the hair underneath it. 2.) You can also hold your skin down as you peel the tape back. 3.) You can also apply oil, lotion or soap on the tape and wait around 5 to 10 minutes before removing it. These products will reduce the stickiness of the tape. You can consider removing the tape while you are in the shower. Make sure that the tape is thoroughly wet to help ease the removal process.
  • Can HUETAPE completely cure injures and ailments?
    HUETAPE will not cure injuries and ailments but it will aid in the healing and recovery process as the tape will relieve pain in muscles, joints, and/or ligaments. Due to the presence of these elastic fibers, HUETAPE can support muscles, tendons, and ligaments without inhibiting range of motion such as other traditional athletic tape.
  • When will my order ship?
    Most orders ship within 24-48 business hrs (excluding weekends & holidays) Once an order has been placed, we cannot make edits, adjustments or changes to the Order or Shipping. For additional assistance, please reach out via our contact page.
  • When should you take precautionary measures before using HUETAPE or any kinesiology tape brand?
    It is not advisable to use tape on patients with a fever. Avoid taping over broken or damaged skin. Exercise care when using tape during pregnancy. Consult with a physical therapist or doctor before applying tape during this time. Be cautious when taping patients with heart conditions, as increased lymph flow may place additional strain on the heart. Caution should be exercised when applying tape to acute injuries without a proper diagnosis.
  • How does HUETAPE aid in injury recovery?
    HUETAPE aids in injury recovery by supporting and relieving pain in muscles, joints, and ligaments. It reduces swelling, increases mobility, and enhances recovery without inhibiting range of motion, thanks to its elastic fibers. This makes it an ideal choice for athletes and dancers, along with people from all walks of life who are seeking to recover from injuries while maintaining their performance levels.
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