How long do EMS gel pads last?
The Gel Pads last up to 30 uses. We recommend changing the gel when they no longer firmly stick to your skin or when less than 25% sticks to the skin.
Do electro pads work?
These devices promise to strengthen the abdominal muscles via electrical stimulation. While ab stimulators can force the abdominal muscles to contract, they will not burn fat or cause significant weight loss. Very little research has assessed how well ab stimulators work for toning muscles.
What does electrode gel do?
The Electrode Gel is best used when storing pads between sessions. A small dab of gel spread over the pad’s sticky side before it is placed on the film for storage will increase the moisture content and adhesion of the pad.
How do you make electrodes sticky again?
Use Electrode Gel and electrolyte spray Eventually the pads will start to lose stickiness. When this happens apply electrode gel to the pad to make it sticky again. You can also use an electrolyte spray. This helps the pad regain its tackiness and can help it stick longer during your treatments.
How do you clean muscle stimulator pads?
Never use soap or alcohol to clean the electrodes, or scrub with abrasive material – as this will damage the adhesive gel. If the pad picks up a small amount of debris during use, use a drop of water on your fingertip to gently rub the debris off the pad.
Is electrode gel safe?
I have been using this for a couple years at least now as a conductive gel on my face with my NuFace Pro device. Despite what other reviewers may say, it’s safe to use on your face and it won’t cause any allergic reactions unless you leave it on or use it as moisturizer.
What can I use as electrode gel?
If you are desperate and need a medium to assist with slippage and movement of the applicator probes, you could technically use something like water, aloe vera gel, serums, saline, ultrasound gel, ultrasonic gel. However, baby oil and vaseline should not be used as they do not conduct the current.
How do you clean an electro pad?
What are the benefits of Snap Style electrode pads?
High performance snap style electrode pads give you the flexibility you need to contour on both large and small muscle groups. Get 20-30 twenty minute sessions with proper care and storage of pads. Consider the membership plan to save 50%. Uncompromising Adhesion.
What is a playmakar electrode pad?
PlayMakar® Electrode Pads come in small and large sizes and features patented structural composition and hydrogel properties that help to provide the ultimate stimulation in your workout. While you work, the electrodes conduct subtle electrical impulses that help to stimulate your muscle and provide maximum contraction.
How do I store my electrode pads after each session?
When removing the electrode pads from your skin, peel from the side of the electrode pad. Be sure to properly store your electrode pads after each session. Make sure to stick the pads onto the transparent plastic film provided in the pack. Place the film with the electrode pads back inside the poly bag and be sure to remove any excess air.
How do tens PADs work?
TENS Unit Pads work to block pain signals to the brain and bring much-needed pain relief. TENS units can mimic natural nerves and intercept pain before it can be felt. They are used to retrain nerves if suffering from nerve damage.