AcuTecs Massage Loungers are a great advance on conventional designs, which tend merely to rub one spot for a long time. The unique four-roller design mimics professional techniques as the massage heads gradually move up and down and AcuTec has made the design even more effective by adding an extra motor. With separate motors for kneading and tapping actions, these AcuTec loungers provide unsurpassed combination massage. The massage rollers work in four basic actions: combination (kneading/tapping), double kneading (which resembles thumb and finger motion), tapping and stretching.
Shiatsu or acupressure is a traditional type of massage in which finger pressure is applied to a specific part of the body to relieve stress and pain. Each of these so cold "acupoints" is related to some organ or body condition. the massage action so the AcuTec Massage Loungers are based on the principles of shiatsu, with massage rollers gently stimulating the acupoints along the spinal region to provide rapid relief from stress and muscular stiffness, and to promote a general feeling of well being.