Do you ever notice those little colored rubber bracelets people wear around their wrists? Did you ever stop and ask one of these people what they are, and have you ever seen one up close? Silicone bracelets are embossed and sometimes debossed rubber wristbands made famous by the 7 time Tour De France overall winner, Lance Armstrong, in what was then his attempt to make the people all over the world aware of cancer. Others call these silicone rubber wristbands Cancer awareness bracelets, because each person wearing one of these bracelets represents an individual who is aware of cancer rather than just a person using these bracelets as a fashion statement.
These silicone bracelets come in all colors and sizes. There are small sizes for children, medium ones for the average person, and those occasional large ones for the healthy people. The colors of these colored rubber wristbands can vary from every color of the spectrum, to even shades of black and white. You can have bracelets with combined colors, and even clear silicone bracelets. All of these colors and sizes can be set up to your preference, but what sets these silicone rubber wristbands apart from normal rubber bracelets is the ability to engrave, and emboss words, phrases, sometimes even whole sentences on them.
The famous yellow silicone rubber bracelet Lance Armstrong had displayed the words Live Strong engraved on them. These words would forever be immortalized because of this small, yellow rubber bracelet. This is how much impact a small silicone rubber bracelet has on the world. If you engrave something of meaning to these wristbands, and just enough people wear them to be aware of whatever cause these bracelets were made for, then you might just have made another impact, just as Live Strong has made one.
There are many kinds of silicone bracelets out there. They come in all colors, sizes, and can be engraved with whatever you may deem it. It is customizable beyond what you can possibly imagine. But it really stands out, because of what it stands for. These small colored rubber bracelets have been made to make people aware of the causes they have been made specifically for. It may not be cancer, or a sickness or disease of condition, but an idea, a movement, or a belief. Whatever cause it is standing up for, these silicone rubber bracelets have lived strong.