6D Tape Kinesiology Tape with Handles

The 6D Tape kinesiology tape with handles is designed for physio- and lymphatic therapy, as well as self-administered care. The base material is unique and skin friendly kinesiology tape by Nitto.
Tape dimensions: 48 mm x 5 m / 1.9 ‘’x 16.4.
6D Tape has CE Class 1 Medical Registration in Europe according to Medical Device Directive MDD 93/42/EEC

Unique 6D Tape handles

The unique 6D Tape handles are designed to mobilize the tissue in 6 dimensions.

Material

The base material is unique and skin friendly kinesiology tape by Nitto. The kinesiology tape is made of 100 % cotton. It imitates the features of the skin. The material is breathable and water-resistant. The base material is elastic, with 130-140% stretchability. The handle material is non-elastic.

Adhesive

Nitto´s unique Stratagel-adhesive technology is skin sensitive. The acrylic adhesive is strong, hypoallergenic, and latex-free. The adhesive is activated with a gentle rub, and the bond reaches its maximum strength in 15 minutes.


Basic instructions

1. Check

Skin needs to be dry, clean and hairless

3. Tape

Remove backing paper carefully, do not touch adhesion by hand. Don’t stretch base or end of the tape. Recommendation for stretching the tape is 0%-15%. Rub the tape fast and gently to in order to ensure strong hold on the skin.

2. Cut

Cut needed amount of the tape and always round the edges of the tape at both ends.

4. Activate

The 6D Tape is activated by mobilizing the tissue with the handle in different directions, for example lifting, twisting, spinning, stretching and pushing.

5. Remove

When does the 6D Tape need to be removed? The 6D Tape remains in place on the skin from 3 to 10 days depending on the intensity and quantity of mobilization.


INSTRUCTIONS VIDEO

In this short movie we show you how simple it is to work with 6D Tape and its unique handles.

You don’t need to have special skills to work with this amazing tape. The results will show you how effective it is.

The unique handles are designed to mobilize the tissue in 6 dimensions. There are plenty of variations of 6D taping techniques depending on desirable results and the object of taping. Feel free to use a combination of traditional kinesiology taping techniques with 6D Tape.