Light LEGS™ Tights FAQs

Light LEGS™ Tights FAQs


If you want to know more about Scholl Light LEGS™ Tights, you might find your answer within the FAQs. Simply browse through and find out what other women wanted to know.

1. What does the name “Scholl Light Legs” stand for?

Scholl Light Legs tights are gentle gradient compression hosiery intended to help revitalise and relieve tired, heavy legs and to keep your legs feeling fantastic, firm and toned.

2. What is gradient compression?

Gradient compression delivers a gentle squeezing that is tightest at the ankle and gradually decreases up the leg.

Compression is expressed in mmHg (millimetres of mercury).

Scholl Light Legs tights uses Fibre FirmTM Technology in gradient compression (10 mmHg at the ankle, 5 mmHg at the calf and 3.5 mmHg at the thigh).

The higher the mmHg, the stronger the gradient compression.

3. Why wear Scholl Light Legs tights?

With Scholl Light Legs your legs never knew they could feel and look so good. These breathable tights help to revitalise and relieve tired, heavy legs..

4. In what denier, colour and sizes does the product come?

Light Legs tights are available in opaque black (60DEN), sheer nude (20DEN) and sheer black (20DEN).

They all come in four sizes: S, M, L and XL.

size chart for Insoles

5. How long can these tights last?

Scholl Light Legs 20 denier tights last up to 50 washes without losing shape and compression. The 60 denier tights last up to 100 washes without losing shape and colour.

6. How many hours daily should I wear my Scholl Light Legs tights to get the light legs feeling?

You can wear Scholl Light legs tights as many hours per day as you want.

They are so comfortable and soft, that you might in fact want to keep them on longer than 8 hours.

7. Does a run affect the compression of Scholl Light Legs tights?

A run does not affect the compression of the tights.

The 20 DEN tights which are more susceptible to run due to their delicate nature, have been designed using a “Ladder Lock technology” which helps holes turning into ladders. 

8. Can I use lotions and creams with my Scholl Light Legs tights?


The Scholl Light Legs tights come with clear instructions on how to put them on, and this is not impacted by the use of lotions and cream on the legs.