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Back on Track Ceramic Back Brace

Back on Track
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The Back on Track Ceramic Back Brace uses state-of-the art fabric containing ceramic powder and works with your natural body warmth to provide a gentle warmth – welcome relief for tight lower back muscles. The ceramic powder reflects your own body warmth and creates a soothing far infrared thermal warmth.

Back on Tack designed the Back Brace with comfort in mind. Its narrow front makes it comfortable to wear, even when bending over or sitting down. The back of the brace has a removable pad, which fills up the curves around the spine for maximum body contact. If the pad provides too much bulk, simply remove it. In addition, the Back Brace supports your lower back.

Care Instructions:
Machine washable up to 86°F or 30°C. Use normal detergents that do not contain bleach or fabric softeners. Air dry only, do not tumble dry.
Favorite Features
  • State-of-the art fabric containing ceramic powder
  • Provides lower back support
  • Comfortable - even when bending & sitting!
  • Removable pad for maximum body contact 
  • Machine washable

 

 

Sizing

For sizing, measure around waist.

Small (26-32")
Medium (33-38")
Large (39-44") 

 

 

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Instructions for Use:
Please read carefully, both the usage and washing instructions, before using the product.

All Back on Track products should be implemented gradually. To start with, use the product for a maximum of four hours a day for the first 2-3 days. The body then has the opportunity to familiarize itself with the fabric’s effects.

The reason we recommend starting with a maximum of 4 hours use is that some people experience pain in the beginning. In horses and dogs, it manifests itself as a swelling. This is due to the increased blood circulation, which is actually a good indication that the ceramic fabric is taking effect. This initial pain or swelling can occur anywhere from a few to several hours of use. You should then cease using the product any more that day, and instead introducing it carefully and more gradually over the following days.

After the introductory period you should up the usage to a minimum of 8 hours per day, preferably more. After only an hour or so is often perceived a positive effect on tight muscles and stiff joints. More persistent problems may require several days, usually between 10-20, before the desired result is achieved.

After the introductory period of 2-3 days it is important to continue to use the product intensively at least 10, preferably 20 days, before assessing its impact. Since this ceramic fabric reflects more of the body’s heat radiation as you move, the effect is greatest if you wear the product when active. Back on Track also works when resting, even when you sleep.

Continue to use the product according to the routine you develop, or use it for two weeks and then take a break in the third week, this in order to avoid dependency. The sensitivity of this dependency varies from individual to individual. For maximum effect, the ceramic fabric should be in direct contact with the skin (if necessary, a thin cotton cloth inserted between).

Note: Caution is advised during simultaneous use with liniment or similar, since the effect is amplified. Use the product only as directed and consult a doctor if symptoms persist. Do not use during pregnancy.

Washing:

Back on Track products can be machine washed up to 86°F or 30°C. Use normal detergents that do not contain bleach or fabric softeners. Air dry only, do NOT tumble dry.

Note: Do not use bleach or fabric softener, or tumble dry. The product should be ironed at a maximum temperature of 122 F The ceramic powder is fused in the fibres of polyester/polypropylene and does not separate when washed. The textile loses efficiency with time and extended use.

The textile is produced in China and consists of 100% polypropylene (PP) with ceramic powder or 50% polyester with ceramic powder and 50% cotton.
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    Back on Track Ceramic Back Brace is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 38.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works on muscle spasms I have had 4 over 3 years only thing that helps my back
    Date published: 2017-11-16
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Back on track belt I find this belt( not really a brace) to be useful. Brings heats to my back. The only thing wrong with it, is I'm constantly having to reposition it.
    Date published: 2017-01-30
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from No support, limited warmth I love my BOT blanket for my horse, so when I had back issues I thought I needed one too. Unfortunately the stays are too flexible to give support, so they are just uncomfortable. I also wanted the warmth near my tailbone, and the support didn't come anywhere close to low enough on my back. Can't imagine riding in this either. It has been returned.
    Date published: 2016-10-11
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Truly Amazing I bought the Back on Track back brace for my 82 y/o Mother and she LOVES IT! She finally has some relief to her day to day back pain. I truly believe in this product for my horses and now, for my Mom as well.
    Date published: 2016-08-26
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Really helpful I bought this to help keep my lower back from getting sore when I ride but found that wearing it at work where I'm on my feet all day really helps overall. I broke several vertebrae in my back 35 years ago and my lower back is weak, this brace is comfortable and produces just enough heat to keep my back loose. Only problem is it gets hot if I wear it while really working and producing lots of body heat.
    Date published: 2016-06-11
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