These over the calf support socks work are designed for stylish comfort. The gradient compression from ankle to knee will improve circulation and energize tired legs. The comfort top will stay up without the binding or pinching of other socks. These mild compression socks will reduce swelling and pain from varicose veins and are accepted by the American Podiatric Medical Association. Ideal for travel or any day you want comfortable, energized legs. Please note: Socks are not able to be returned or refunded if they have been removed from their original packaging.