Silicone wristbands are very popular today in our daily life. They are fashionable and attractive, many people like to wear them. Because of the rubber material, these wristbands are wearable and will be not out of its original shape after long time used.
Silicone wristbands are not a fresh item. Time has passed more than ten years since the first one came out. The earliest silicone wristbands are yellow ones with the massage of Livestrong debossed on the bands, launched in May 2004 to raise fund for Lance Armstrong Foundation.
This foundation was founded by Lance Armstrong who is a cyclist and survived cancer. Total one million wristbands are sold to raise money for cancer research, cancer awareness and to encourage those who are suffering from it. The reason to choose yellow color because it is the color of the yellow jersey worn by the leader of the Tour de France. Silicone wristbands became popular in the United States by the end of the summer of 2004. Some certain personalities such as John Kerry, Katie Couric, Matt Damon and several other athletes wore the wristbands at the place where held the Athens Olympic Games.
Then, silicone wristbands become more and more popular in the world and more and more people are like to wear them. If you put your attention on the around situation, you may find the people who are wearing the wristbands. Besides the reason of history, silicone wristbands themselves lead they to be a hot product.
If you have the experience of purchasing silicone wristbands, you must know the wristbands can be totally customized including their colors and massages. Different color has different meaning to different people, the color may be lucky, an unforgettable memory or a kind of encouragement. Some athletes use the wristbands to encourage themselves in the games. The massages can be showed in many type like debossed, embossed and printed. Each type is very attractive. Many companies put their brands on the silicone wristbands and then give the wristbands to their customers to do the promotion. We can say that the little rubber wristbands are not just a simple item, they can carry massages to express special meaning and faith what you want. Silicone wristbands can also act as a nice partner with your cloth, shoes and so on. Because of made from eco-friendly solid silicone rubber, the wristbands are abrasion resistance, high temperature resistance, no deformation, non-toxic, odourless and no harm to the human body, suitable for long time wear.
After reading above words, I believe you will have a deep understanding about the silicone wristbands and know the reasons why they can be so popular today. If you are still not having any silicone wristband, it is the time for you to get unique one for yourself now. Many people have gone ahead of you to own their silicone wristbands. Superstars like Madonna and Britney wear the red ones to express their love of life. Not just a fashionable item, also a confirmation for life.