You may have heard about the Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) machine. It is a technique in which mild electric currents are applied to areas of the skin by a small power pack connected to an electrode. A TENS machine is a device that transmits a tiny interchangeable wing which is the electrode, and carry this electrical pulse to the underlying nerves. The fundamental components of a TENS machine are the electrode, a highly advanced computer chip, and an electrical battery source. Its placement depends on where the area of your body needs pain relief.
It is important that you learn how to operate and charge the machine. You also have to learn how to vary the controls and settings of the device and to set the duration and intensity of the stimulation.
For a product that is easy to operate, iTENS is the best choice as it is wireless and discreet. The interchangeable wing is attached to the white round part called the Interchangeable Gen 2 iTENS device. It is designed so that you can move around with them working. Its modern-day features make it very easy to use it works in three easy steps.
Parts of Your Body Where the TENS electrode be place
The parts of your body that the TENS electrode can be placed are on the shoulder, upper arm, neck, leg, back, knee. Before placing the electrode, wash the skin area where you wish to place it. This allows proper skin stimulation to the targeted tissues, and it reduces the risk of skin irritation and extends the life of the electrode.
There are also some parts of your body that the TENS machine cannot be used or placed. Here are as follows:
• Open wounds or rashes
• Swollen, red, infected, or inflamed skin
• Cancerous wounds, or close to them
• Skin that does not have normal feeling
• Any part of your head or face
• Any part of your throat
• Directly on your backbone
We recommend the iTENS to help alleviate your pain in a hassle-free, discreet, easy-to-use product and in a matter of moments, your body is pain-free. Grab one now and enjoy yourself in a pain-free way every day