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Train harder. Recover faster.

Topical Edge is the first and only sports lotion that is clinically proven to reduce lactic acid buildup, allowing you to push yourself harder for longer, with less muscle burn, and recover faster. Born from cycling, Topical Edge is now available as a lactic acid buffer across all sports. Apply Topical Edge lotion before your workout for performance or post-workout for recovery.

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“In my recent 50k from Mt Laguna to the desert floor and back, I put Topical Edge on both legs with complete coverage up through the hip flexors and as much on my glutes as I could using two packets. For several months now, my calves fatigued to severe pain at any distance over 15 miles. What I noticed most in this race, is that my calves had zero pain. None during the race and none through 2 days post-race. Total time on course was 7 hours and I applied Topical Edge at race start only."

- Luke Morgan, ultrarunner

How Topical Edge Works

During strenuous exercise, your muscles need more oxygen and energy than your body can deliver, leading to the production of lactic acid. Your body neutralizes lactic acid with its own naturally occurring bicarbonate until its supply runs out. Lactic acid then builds up which reduces energy generation, muscle contraction, and oxygen transport from the lungs—triggering pain and limiting your athletic performance.

Topical Edge combats lactic acid buildup. When you apply Topical Edge to your muscles pre-workout, our patented delivery technology adds to your body’s natural bicarbonate pool, reducing lactic acid buildup and the muscle fatigue and pain that come with it. Apply post-workout for even fresher feeling muscles.

Clinically Proven

In a randomized controlled trial, independent investigators found that Topical Edge reduced post-exercise blood lactate by more than 15% and correlated with improved velocity, power, and perceived exertion.

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Banned Substance Tested

Every batch of Topical Edge is tested for banned substances under the Informed-Sport program at an accredited lab to provide the highest level of assurance that they are safer for athletes to use.

HOW TO USE EDGE

  • Apply EDGE directly to the muscles, pre-workout, every workout. Use 2 packets per lower body workout or 1 packet per upper body workout.
  • Reduce lactic acid and push harder for longer – with less muscle burn.
  • Apply post-workout for even fresher feeling muscles.

Born in Cycling

When our founder, a doctor and a competitive triathlete, was laying out his cycling gear before a tough training ride, an idea was born. As the leader of a biotech company, he believed that he could suffer less in training and racing by using our patented skin absorption technology to supplement his muscles with bicarbonate. He created Topical Edge with input from professional cyclists, giving all athletes a way to suffer better. This community branched out, using Topical Edge across their favorite pain-inducing sports. While cycling is still at our core, we are happy to give all athletes the benefit of enjoying their sport more, training harder, and recovering faster with Topical Edge.

Satisfaction Guaranteed

We stand behind our product. If you are not satisfied with your purchase of Topical Edge, you can return it for a refund within 60 days.

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