These performance shorts for thigh support are composed of premium-quality material that supports and compresses core muscle groups when one is engaged in high-intensity athletic activity and otherwise. The high-stretch panels of the groin strain brace are highly stretchable. also in the interests of prime athletic performance. There are panels that compress the abdomen and the compression brace comes in an extended length so that it can also help stabilize the hamstrings and thighs. The abdominal shorts feature a seamless. side-panel construction for user comfort and unhindered performance.Plus the brace is anti-microbial and moisture wicking for a comfortable fit. The white color is neutral beneath one's other gear and the skin-hing fit means it fits easily and smoothly beneath one's clothes. The abdominal support is also gender neutral—both men and women can wear it.Abdomen. Groin & Hamstring Compression ShortsThe popularity of compression gear has skyrocketed in recent years. One consumer research report indicates that over the course of just two years (from 2008 to 2010) sales of compression apparel surged 170%. What's the appeal of these compression socks. thigh and groin support shorts. arm sleeves. etc. Compression products have been shown to increase blood flow to the muscles. helping with both oxygenation and metabolic waste clearance. While their effectiveness when it comes to athletic performance enhancement has been questioned. compression apparel has been shown to prevent muscle soreness and damage. In other words. the thigh and abdominal support shorts help one recover from a workout more quickly.In addition. compression products have long been used to help with vascular issues as well as injuries. Increased blood flow reduces inflammation. eases pain and promotes healing. Thus. this compression brace can help with various injuries to the abdomen. gluteus. hamstring. groin and more.