After a long day at work, you may be tired, under a little pressure or feeling some anxiety. A great option, once you finally make it home, might be a massage. That would relieve some tension and anxiety. Then I realize my house did not include a masseuse service. But wait, there is another option: How about a shiatsu massage chair! No appointment necessary. Just sit down, lean back, raise the footrest up and hit the start button. Oh, ah, oh, ah, now that is hitting the spot!
With the advance of electronics and mechanical systems and our increased knowledge of massage therapy has culminated into the massage chair of today. Certainly, shiatsu massage chairs have come a long way. There are robotic chairs that are capable of massaging almost all parts of your body. These shiatsu loungers can massage your back, shoulders, neck, buttocks, thighs, calves, feet, arms and hands. You can massage techniques ranging from a Shiatsu massage, Swedish massage or even a Deep Tissue massage. The premier massage chairs have advanced technology to replicate the most beneficial massage techniques performed by masseuses. Many massage therapy techniques have specific applications to improve your health and wellness.
For a truly techological marvel, the Montage Elite massage chair by Omega Massage, Inc. is an amazing machine. The Montage Elite brings sophisticated luxury with advanced technology giving you the healing benefits of a full body massage. The Montage Elite is equipped with full body heat. One can individually control the heat for the chair back, the seat and the footrest. Music is a great way to relax and the Montage has an MP3 player and headphones. There is a massage sychronization button that synchronizes the massage movements to the tempo of your music. Need a great foot massage? Look no further, the Montage Elite has a reflexology foot massage built into the footrest. Need to get stretched out a bit? Omega even included a lower body traction function that will stretch and elongate your lower body from the hips down.
The massage chair industry has major competitors such as Sanyo and Panasonic. Both companies have introduced technologies from their electronic divisions intomassage chairs. Sanyo built lie detectory technology into its HEC-DR7700K massage recliner. This technology is used to find stress points in your back and then tailors the massage to relieve those areas. Sanyo uses its GK roller system which uses a thumb-like roller to extend out around your neck and shoulders. If your looking for a delightfully invigorating massage, the Sanyo HEC-DR7700K shiatsu massage chair may be for you.
Panasonic introduced its EP-3222 shiatsu recliner. The EP-3222 utilizes the Swede-Atsu massage system developed by Panasonic. The Swede-Atsu combines aspects of both Swedish and Shiatsu massage therapies. Panasonic incorporates an air compression massage system to provide a full body massage. The air compression massage system has airbags built into the seat and footrest to massage the lowe body. The rollers of the EP-3222 simulates the motions of an expert masseuse. The EP-3222 shiatsu lounger memorizes the settings for 3 different users. Technology that can learn what I like, now that is a plus.
These shiatsu massage chairs gets more realistic with each technology advance to simulating a human masseuse. The best massage chairs have integrated multiple capabilities to satisfy your most demanding needs. These chairs come with advanced remote controls which allow you to manually control almost all aspects of the massage functions. You can concentrate in a given area or let it give you a full body massage.
There is a wide variety of massage chairs with many different features. You should take your time and educate yourself. It is important to know what types of massage therapy would be good for you. If you can, get out and try some massage chairs. Be sure the chair is comfortable to sit in. Try chairs from different massage chair brands. Invest a little time upfront to really find what is suitable for your needs. A shiatsu massage chair is an investment in your health and relaxation. Find the right chair for your needs. Then you can enjoy a full body massage in the privacy and comfort of your home.