The thickness is indicated in DEN. The lower the value, the thinner the tights.
In hot weather or for various events (dinners, parties, theatres) you need to choose a pantyhose with a density of 15 DEN.
Tights 40 DEN wear usually in the fall and spring, they are medium density and in the summer they will be hot.
But the density of 50-180 DEN suited for cold seasons or for the treatment of varicose vein disease.
To make the tights longer worn, please note the amount of Lycra). It should not be less than 10%. That's how much percent of the additives of this material provides a long wear pantyhose. If you find that this value is much higher, it's therapeutic pantyhose (medical). If the lycra is less than 10%, then they should not be taken, they will stretch and lose the original appearance.
Warm tights added acrylic (artificial wool). They are characterized by their softness, they are warm and cozy in the cold. But, they quickly form pellets.
Tights with cotton gusset can be worn without underwear.
To choose under a short skirt you need tights with no shorts. With shorts can be worn under longer skirts or breeches.
Tightsthat model figure, have a density of 180 DEN and marked with the inscription "UP".
To prevent varicose veins choose marked "Support". Their density varies from 50 to 100 DEN.
Medical types of pantyhose which have anti-cellulite effect or impregnated with medical preparations, can buy in the pharmacy. On the packaging there should be an inscription "Cleresse".
When buying any varieties of pantyhose will pay close attention to the toe. It needs to be tight, otherwise the tights will last very long.
Size you need to pick up focusing on the words: S – small, M – medium, L – large, XL – very large.
View the letter on the box with tights and compare it with the table on the back of the pack. Let's see what size it corresponds to.
The color of the tights should match the color of the clothes, but to be a tone lighter your shoes.