Massage chairs are designed to mimic the experience of a professional massage in the comfort of your own home. They typically feature rollers and airbags that provide various types of massage, such as shiatsu, kneading, and tapping.
The importance of relaxation and rejuvenation
Relaxation and rejuvenation are essential for maintaining overall well being. Stress and tension can take a toll on both the body and mind, leading to a host of physical and mental health issues. Regular massage has been shown to help reduce stress and tension, improve sleep, and boost overall mood. By owning a massage chair, you can incorporate the benefits of massage into your daily routine easier, quicker and more frequently than visiting a spa for an in-person massage treatment.
The ability to unwind and de-stress in the comfort of your own home can have significant positive impacts on your physical and mental health. Whether you're dealing with chronic pain, recovering from an injury, or just looking to relax after a long day, a massage chair can provide the relief you need to feel your best.
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Pictured: One of Synargy's popular massage chair models, the Delta Massage Chair
Physical benefits of massage chairs
One of the most obvious benefits of a massage chair is the relief of muscle tension and pain. The rollers and airbags in a massage chair work to release knots and tightness in the muscles, helping to alleviate pain and discomfort. This can be especially beneficial for those dealing with chronic pain conditions such as lower back pain, fibromyalgia, and sciatica.
Massage chairs can also help to improve circulation throughout the body. The massage techniques used in the chair help to increase blood flow, which can help to reduce inflammation, swelling, and soreness - useful for the recovery of muscles after a workout.1
Releasing tension in the muscles can help improve flexibility, which can lead to an increase in range of motion. This is particularly beneficial for those recovering from an injury or surgery, as well as those dealing with age-related stiffness. The ability to move more freely can also improve overall mobility and help to reduce the risk of future injuries.1
A massage chair can offer a variety of physical benefits, from reducing pain and tension to improving circulation and flexibility and increasing range of motion. These benefits can help you to feel better physically, increase your mobility and help you to recover from injury or surgery2
Mental benefits of massage chairs
Massage chairs can have a positive impact on mental well being. The act of receiving a massage, whether from a professional or a massage chair, can help to reduce stress and anxiety. The physical touch and relaxation techniques used during a massage can activate the body's relaxation response, releasing tension and promoting a sense of calm. This can help to reduce feelings of anxiety and promote a more positive mood, and potentially improve sleep quality by making it easier to fall asleep & stay asleep when in a relaxed state. Better sleep will help to reduce feelings of fatigue during the day.
Pictured: Massage chairs are believed to have a positive impact on mental well being, similar to meditation
Regular use of a massage chair can also lead to a greater sense of overall well being. This is due to the release of endorphins, the body's natural feel-good chemicals, which are triggered by the massage. This can help to reduce feelings of depression & anxiety and promote a sense of well being. 3
Home massage chairs can provide mental benefits, such as reducing stress and anxiety, improving sleep quality, and promoting an overall sense of well being. By incorporating a massage chair into your daily routine, you may be able to improve your mental health and feel more relaxed and rejuvenated.3
In summary, a home massage chair can be a fantastic investment to not only increase your physical well being through but also as a tool you can use to improve your mental well being.
Synargy’s home massage chairs are available in popular local retailers such as Smiths City New Zealand and Harvey Norman Australia, under our Smart Comfort brand. We recommend visiting your nearest branch and trying the different models for yourself to see which you prefer.
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1these are not medical claims or promises, but potential benefits that will vary from person to person depending on their individual situation & health status.
2this is not intended as medical advice. Always consult with your physician or health professional about what choices are right for you.
3these are not guarantees, but rather observations made by our customers and staff after using massage chairs as part of their regular routine.