A good foot massage can really get us ‘back on our feet’ after a tiring day in uncomfortable shoes. Foot massages can be extremely relaxing and also therapeutic. They have a plethora of benefits on your body:
- They help you fight various types of foot pain and ailments such as plantar fasciitis, flat feet, ankle injuries and more
- They improve your blood circulation
- They are very effective against stress, anxiety and depression
- They improve your sleep
- They even help you get rid of headaches; reflexology can reduce headaches with up to 65%
- They fight against high blood pressure
These are just some of the benefits of foot massages, but the list is considerably longer.
But you don’t always feel like going to a massage parlor every time you want to pamper your feet. That’s why more and more people prefer to invest in a foot massager, so that they can benefit from a foot massage any time they want, in the privacy and comfort of their own home.
There are various types of foot massagers you can choose from. Read more on the topic.
Orion Motor Tech Shiatsu foot massager – Is it worth the money?
The Orion Motor Tech is an electric Shiatsu foot massager that combines several massage techniques to offer you a deep, relaxing massage.
Price. The Orion Motor Tech is reasonably priced, you can buy it for approximately $90.
- Size: 23 X 10 X14 inches
- Weight: around 15.5 pounds
- Power consumption: 40W
- 3 custom modes
- Touch control panel
- Remote control included in the package
What are the features of the Orion Motor Tech?
The Orion Motor Tech has an ergonomic design, comes in red and has touch controls. It features a power button, 3 controls for the 3 custom modes (Auto, Custom, Manual) and controls for speed and direction. You can also control the massager via the remote control included in the box.
The Motor Tech uses three different techniques to target the sensitive points of the soles: kneading, rolling and massaging. The massager works on your sole, arch and tiptoes and is quite effective in improving your blood circulation.
The Orion Motor Tech is easy to maintain. Its velour fabric is removable so you can easily clean it.
The Auto mode has 4 options: P1, P2, P3 and P4. Each of them focuses on different areas of your body, from legs, to your head, neck, lumbar, shoulders and even your urinary system.
The Custom mode has 3 options to choose from: Toe, Arch, Sole.
The Manual mode is self-explanatory. In this mode, you can adjust the kneading speed and direction according to your own preference.
The Orion Motor Tech is really effective, maybe even too aggressive on its highest settings, so our advice is to start on the lowest settings and take it from there.
If there is one feature missing on the Orion Motor Tech, it would have to be the heat function, which may be a deal breaker for some people.
All in all though, the Orion Motor Tech is quite complex and versatile, and we’re sure you can find the perfect combination for your feet, if you just take some time to tweak the massager.