Kinesio Tex Tape Gold is an amazing elastic therapeutic tape was developed by Dr. Kenzo Kase over 35 years ago in Japan. Since then, Kinesio Tex Tape Gold has become the standard for therapeutic and rehabilitative taping. Made from a gentle cotton fiber strip, it features a 100% medical grade acrylic adhesive, which is total latex free. It does not limit range of motion and can be worn three to five days at a time. It creates a lifting effect which improves circulation and relieves pain. The tension on the tape has the ability to relax or stimulate muscles.