Thera-Band Lower Trapezius Retraction and Depression
This vector exercise activates the lower trapezius and inhibits the upper trapezius
Use the extremity strap or attach band or tubing around the shoulder. Create a vector of resistance that pulls the shoulder upward and forward along the line of the lower trapezius. Pull the shoulder down and backward to retract the scapula. Hold and slowly return.
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Consult your healthcare provider before beginning this exercise program. If you experience any pain or difficulty with any exercises, stop and consult your healthcare provider. The Hygenic Corporation is not liable for any injuries incurred while using exercises or programs accessed via this website. User must wear suitable eye protection such as safety goggles to protect against possibility of eye injury as a result of the band or tube snapping towards the face if grip is lost or if the band or tube breaks.