Frequently Asked Questions

What does Nabee mean?
Nabee means butterfly in Korean. Learn more

I'm in between sizes. What size should I choose?
Use calf circumference as your guide since it is more important than shoe size for optimal compression and comfort. If you still can't decide, we always suggest choosing the smaller size. We also offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee. So, if your socks do not fit, just e-mail us and we will do our best to find you the perfect size.

Do you ship internationally?
Many apologies to our international supporters, but we only ship to the United States and Canada at this time.

How do I take care of Nabee Socks?
Wear and care instructions can be found here

Where can I find research on graduated compression socks?
We've created a partial list of research study abstracts here

What are Nabee Socks made of?
72% Nylon and 28% Lycra

How much compression is used in Nabee Socks?
20 mm Hg at the ankle and 15 mm Hg near the knee. This amount of compression provides all the benefits of graduated compression therapy without causing discomfort.

Who shouldn’t wear Nabee Socks?
Do not wear compression socks if you have any of the following conditions: advanced peripheral neuropathy, advanced peripheral obstructive arterial disease, arteriosclerosis, congestive heart failure, extreme deformity of the leg, dermatitis, gangrene, phlebitis, recent skin graft, or vein ligation. Ask your doctor before wearing compression socks if you have any history of blood clots.

Nabee Socks - Fun and Fashionable Compression Socks Designed By Nurses | Knee-high with 15-20 mmHg of graduated compression