Some men have difficulty with the idea of wearing compression stockings, especially if they are not prescribed by the doctor. Men who have problems with their legs, such as swelling, venous insufficient or varicose veins have less difficulty with accepting the idea of compression stockings. Men who have experienced the great relief that compression stockings bring are more open to the subject of wearing them. Some males cannot adopt the idea of getting support of compression stockings due to fear of embarrassment and common attitudes in society. However, men often need the support of compression stockings.
A Growing Number of Men Are Wearing Mantyhose
The Nylon Gene: Men's Legwear/Mantyhose Blogsite
Therefore, I really had to take my own inventory when I found myself, like most, chuckling at and judging men who wear pantyhose. We as humans are funny— the last thing we ever want to be is judged or humiliated for our own personal choices yet, given the first opportunity to do it, we are happy to jump on the bandwagon to laugh at others for theirs. The way I see it, this is a form of protection— better to laugh at others than to be laughed at. I admit I was one of the laughers when I first found out that there was a group of men who wear pantyhose. Yet, that Voltaire quote kept resonating loudly in my mind and I realized I was being a tremendous hypocrite.
Men in Tights: The Truth About Men Who Wear Pantyhose
Robert Rodgers used to carry into stores a list of items such as milk, eggs and pantyhose, hoping others would think he was shopping for a wife or girlfriend. But he is no longer hiding the truth. Rodgers, a year-old San Francisco financial manager for an entertainment union. It's not news that some men like to wear women's clothing. But a different sort of man is discovering the virtues of ladies' hosiery.
Maybe He Should Today, Joe Namath wouldn't be the only guy wearing pantyhose More and more often, wives and girlfriends are making the startling discovery that their guy is wearing pantyhose under his jeans. Male pantyhose, or mantyhose, is emerging as a viable solution for complaints by men of aching, tired legs, varicose veins, or other circulation issues. Her alarm turned to puzzlement when she noticed something very unusual about them.