IMPORTANT – Preparing the appliance for use: The Shiatsu Massager comes with a screw located on the back of the unit to protect the massage mechanism during shipment, which must be removed before the first use to allow the shiatsu feature to function. Use the provided Allen key. Then, properly dispose of the screw.WARNING – Failure to remove screw may cause permanent damage to the appliance.
Strapping System: This massage cushion incorporates a unique strapping system which allows you to fasten it to almost any chair. Just slip the straps over the seat or chair and adjust fastening straps to secure. Your massager won’t slip or slide away.
Using on soft arm chairs and sofas: As well as the strapping system to secure the cushion to the back of most chairs; the massager also has an adjustable seat which enables use on most soft arm chairs and sofas. Simply adjust the strap length using the buckle under the seat to achieve the desired angle to fit your chair/sofa and the cushion can be used effectively at virtually any angle – no matter how soft your seat. (NOTE: do not use lying down)
Headrest and back flap: This massage cushion incorporates a removable headrest to add comfort to the massage experience as well as removable washable back flap in suede finish fabric – this is used to soften the massage if too intense. The flap is easily removed as secured by hook and eye fastening. To clean back flap only simply follow the wash instructions.
Carry Bag Instructions: Make sure the cushion is unplugged and the cord is properly secured in the pocket between the cushion and seat. With cushion sitting upright in the chair, remove the bag from the compartment on the cushion. Loosen the seat adjustments straps and fold the seat backwards until flush against the back of the cushion. Unzip the bag and slide it over the cushion from the top down. Zip the bag and carry the cushion by the handles on the side of the bag.
Note: Do not use this product for more than 20 mins at a time.
If you have any concerns regarding your health, consult a doctor before using this appliance. Individuals with pacemakers and pregnant women should consult a doctor before using this appliance.
Not recommended for use by Diabetics
DO NOT use on an infant, invalid or on a sleeping or unconscious person.
DO NOT use on insensitive skin or on a person with poor blood circulation.
This appliance should NEVER be used by any individual suffering from any physical ailment that would limit the user’s capacity to operate the controls or who has sensory deficiencies in the lower half of their body.
NEVER use directly on swollen or inflamed areas or skin eruptions.
If you feel any discomfort whilst using this appliance, discontinue use and consult your doctor. This is a non-professional appliance, designed for personal use and intended to provide a soothing massage to worn muscles. DO NOT use as a substitute for medical attention.
DO NOT use before going to bed. The massage has a stimulating effect and can delay sleep.
Do not use for longer than the recommended time.
Not recommended for use on wooden surfaces as the zipper may damage the wood.
Caution is also recommended when using on upholstered furniture.
Care should be taken when using heated surfaces. If the product feels excessively hot, switch off at mains and contact the HoMedics Service Centre.
HoMedics Shiatsu Max Back & Shoulder Massager
Full function remote control
Storage bag (located under the seat of the cushion)
2 year guarantee
THE HOME OF WELLNESS: Welcome to HoMedics, where our brand is about creating a healthy home environment that helps you relax your body, de-stress, and simplify your life. Introducing our HoMedics Shiatsu Max Deluxe Back & Shoulder Massager. With 14 massage programs to choose from and a simple remote control, you can easily target the aches and pains, and reach those nooks and crannies. We want you to be able to personalise your massages to experience holistic benefits, enhance your well-being and relax at home
REDUCE MUSCLE TENSION: The busyness of everyday life means we begin to neglect our body’s signals. Recurring back and shoulder aches become something to deal with eventually. Whether your work involves physical labour or being hunched over an office desk, the impact on your posture and muscle conditioning can cause you long-term discomfort. A variety of non-invasive massage therapies from the Shiatsu Max Massager can tend to such ailments, the rotating massage mechanisms focuses on providing you a lumbar massage to alleviate spinal aches
IMPROVE FLEXIBILITY: Sitting at a desk all day can limit your daily movement and your range of motion. Work through your stiff muscles and tendons using a combination of our massage chair’s therapy options and you’ll find yourself in a better position to get limbered up! Combined with some daily stretches, you’ll see an improvement in your flexibility and an energy boost
INCREASE BLOOD FLOW AND ENDORPHINS: By increasing your body’s blood circulation means tense and damaged muscles receive the oxygenated blood that they need to heal. Not only does applying rolling pressure improve the movement of blood around the body, it will also naturally lower your blood pressure. Endorphins are your body’s “feel good” chemical and we all like to feel good! Alongside stress relief and calming relaxation, an invigorating massage can increase your production of these happy endorphins
AFFORDABLE HOME THERAPY: Finding time and money to spend on yourself and regular trips to a massage therapist isn’t always readily available. As a convenient, effective and affordable compromise, our Shiatsu Deluxe Shoulder and Back Massager means you can enjoy all these health benefits in the comfort of your home. Whenever and wherever you like!