To say that it has been a tough year is like saying that water is wet. Everyone and their mother found the last 365 days challenging, and now all we want is some well-deserved rest. If you’re looking to gain some beauty sleep and relaxation in the coming days, you may want to squeeze in some massage time to loosen the stress-induced stiffness the year has brought about. You don’t even have to book a trip to the spa to do it. All you need is a massage gun, and the 12 below are viable options for at-home massage sessions.
Specifically designed to assist the body’s own healing mechanisms, this gun is capable of increasing blood flow, releasing stored lactic acid, and relieving sore muscles. It has 5 speed settings to target different muscle groups and it operates silently thanks to noise reduction technology. Formerly $299, you can get it on sale for $259.99.
This percussion massage device offers 6 speeds, allowing you to customize your percussive power between high-impact recovery therapy and low-impact deep tissue treatment. With its scientifically formulated percussions, you can enjoy enhanced pain relief and accelerated muscle recovery. Grab it for $599.
This massage gun provides deep muscle relief by combining percussion and Theralite heating. Delivering up to 3,200 percussions per minute, it penetrates deep into the muscles to soften stiff muscles, ease knots and aches, and improve your overall wellness. It’s typically $199, but you can get it on sale for $149.99.
With a built-in AI smart chip, Actigun reacts to the condition of your muscle to give the exact percussive strength your body needs. It can target both bigger muscle groups and joint injuries alike, allowing for a speedy recovery, pain relief, increased range of motion, and more. It usually goes for $199, but you can snag it on sale for $54.99.
A new and improved Actigun, the 2.0 version is designed with an LCD touchscreen display for easier user operation. It’s capable of providing 1800 to 4200 percussions per minute and over 240 minutes of continuous percussion massage on a single charge. Originally $299, you can get it for $127.95.
This massage gun can help with both pain relief after working out and warming up before exercise. It has 6 distinct massage intensity levels for customized treatments and 4 different massage heads to accommodate various muscle groups. It normally goes for $199, but you can get it on sale for $79.99.
Featuring 6 speed settings, this gun lets you toggle between different intensity options to cater to what your body needs. It’s designed for use to recover after a sports injury, sports fatigue, pain relief, or just relaxation. Usually $99, you can get it on sale for $74.95.
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars on Amazon, this tiny but mighty massage gun delivers a powerful massage to aid with muscle recovery, relieve soreness, and facilitate better blood flow. It can provide both a gentle treatment, an intense deep tissue massage, and anything in between. Formerly retailing for $124, you can get it on sale for $99.99.
This massager uses high-performance brushless motors to offer a deep penetrating massage to your muscle group of choice. It delivers up to 10 hours on a single charge and has 6 strength levels to match your needs. Usually $200, you can grab it for $149.99.
The Blaster Mini is one of the smallest and lightest massage guns out there, but it can provide a high stall force to help with rapid muscle recovery, break up scar tissues, release knots, and more. It can go from 1600 to 2800 percussions per minute and works quietly under 40 decibels. You can score it on sale for $114.99 (MSRP $149).
Thanks to its high-intensity 5000rpm motor, this handheld massager gets deep into the muscle tissue and provides enhanced relief in seconds. It also features a curved shape design that lets you reach behind your back and massage hard-to-reach areas with ease. It typically goes for $109, but you can get it on sale for $56.99.
The F9 Massager boasts 30 adjustable speeds of up to 3300rpm to accommodate your intensity preference. Equipped with 6 massage heads, it can also target different muscle groups. You can score it on sale for $119.99 (MSRP $169).
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