A back brace is a medical device specifically designed to limit the motion of the spine to provide external support and help enhance the healing process from an injury or surgery. Back braces, also referred to as abdominal supports, are available in two basic styles; rigid and soft. Free Shipping. View Details. The practice of spinal bracing helps to stabilize injured or weak structures, typically providing three-point force systems to prevent progression of deformity, or to correct these issues.
People with aching upper and lower backs have it rough—they often need to buy two separate braces which become bulky and expensive. This strong yet comfortable brace improves your posture by training your upper back muscles and spine to return to their natural alignment. Cushioned straps pull your shoulders back for an upright stance, and the waist strap has your lumbar area covered, too. Your lumbar area is especially prone to back pain because of the way our bodies are designed—our spines carry more weight in our lower back, and weak muscles or poor posture can add to the problem.