Introduced in the 1980’s, the massage chair was designed to imitate the motions and techniques of a professional masseuse, and was used for relieving stress, tension and to alleviate back pain. However at the beginning, the massage chair failed to deliver the results that were expected. After two decades on the market, with the latest improvements, the manufacturers managed to design and to offer more effective and convenient massage chair models.
Today, the massage chairs vary in size and shape. A Massage chair with large rollers and nodes is deigned to provide a generalized massaging, while a massage chair with smaller nodes and rollers is capable to provide a more detailed massaging. However both massage chairs are capable to move in different ways, and can pre-programmed to satisfy the user needs.
It is known, that a good massage can decrease tension and stress, but a therapeutic masseuse is not always available or convenient. Because of that, a massage chair is a great alternative, since it can provide the same benefits like the human hand. Here are some benefits of using a massage chair:
Improved venous and lymphatic flow – Blood flow increases when the muscles are relaxed. Increased blood flow facilitates circulation and absorption of nutrients into the muscles and tissues. As a result, all toxins are eliminated. What you will gain is revitalized muscles.
Reduced tension and improved flexibility – A good massage helps tight and strained muscles to get loosen. Amassage chair will reduce the tension in the muscles by stretching and kneading.
Increased endorphin level – This is the best thing you can get by using a massage chair. Endorphins are chemicals that make you feel good, and they act as pain and anxiety reducers.
Getting a massage in your home any time you want is the main reason why so many people decide to buy a massage chair. Normally, the massage chairs are considered as expensive devices, but the end results are amazing.