A foot massage is a device used to relieve headaches and pain, improve your circulation, alleviate PMS, helps you to avoid ankle injury and the best part is you get to pick the machine you prefer. Below is a list of the best 9 foot massagers available in the market. They all have different price ranges as well as their pros and cons but otherwise you can easily decide what machine will be best for your daily foot massages.
- 1 #1.MediMassager 2014 Model Variable Speed Foot Massage
- 2 #2.TheraFlow Dual Foot Massage Roller (Large)
- 3 #3.uComfy Shiatsu Foot Massager with Heat
- 4 #4.Medi – Rub Foot Massager 2000 Plus
- 5 #5.Homedics FMS – 270H Deep Kneading Shiatsu Foot Massager
- 6 #6.Beurer FM60 Foot Massager with Heat Function
- 7 #7.Brookstone 839379 Shiatsu Foot Massager with Heat
- 8 #8.Sunpentown Infrared Blood Circulation Massager
- 9 #9.Belmint Shiatsu Foot Massager with Switchable Heat
This foot massager is considered by most customers as the best massaging device in the market. It presents itself a very powerful electric foot massager that is readily available for customers without licenses, with the speeds of 1000 rpm to 3000 rpm. The device comprises of a large foot pad that offers an oscillating massage and is equipped using an arch bar. The foot pad is effectively tilted to an angle that provides maximum comfort. Its ridged surface is similar to the one found on the Medi-Rub foot massager and provides you with the same purpose which is targeting the right pressure points.
Just like the Medi-Rub brand, this foot massager can also be used by people suffering from neuropathy and diabetes. The MediMassager foot massager is normally used clinically by therapists and doctors to relieve pain and improve circulation of blood in patients suffering from these conditions. A lot of customers stated that the massager is very effective for relieving chronic foot pain, improving blood flow and improving neuropathic foot numbness.
The foot massager is well made and very durable. Its motor is extremely silent – the device can’t be heard while running. It measures 16”x12”x9.5” and weighs 11 pounds. For safety and reliability, the foot massager is certified by CSA. It is also FDA certified for therapeutic use.
TheraFlow foot massager is very different from the other foot massages that have been mentioned above. These differences can make it the best or worst foot massage depending on your preferences and taste.
The foot massage doesn’t require electricity in order to massage your feet. However, it made from curved and has dull spiked rollers which use reflexology to provide relaxation and relief to your feet. The device has 10 separate rollers making it suitable for all feet sizes. TheraFlow is well-made and is crafted from Theaceae wood (of high quality), that is quite sturdy. The device doesn’t slide out of place or make any disturbing squeaking noises.
This foot massage operates using a number of modes. In Kneading mode, you’re required to move your feet in opposite directions while on the rollers. In Acupuncture mode, you’re required to put your feet on the rollers while pressing down. Then release, relax and repeat. The method applies focused stimulation on the required areas you exert pressure on.
This is a simple massage device that is quite effective for relieving pain in your feet. Customers with plantar fasciitis mentioned TheraFlow as the best therapeutic device for their condition. The foot massaging device measures 7.1”x11.2”x2.2” and weighs only 1.6 pounds. It is quite portable and is the best for traveling.
The foot massager provides you with heated air massage, deep-kneading shiatsu massage and vibrating massage. The massages are independent of each other, which means that you can decide combine the treatments whichever way you’d like into you own customized massage.
The foot massage comes with 5 different levels of massage intensity that you can choose from by pressing the + and – buttons labeled as ‘vibration’. This will also change the intensity of air massage as well as the pressure of the air bags. Make sure you lower the settings and increase the level as you continue with your massage because this device means business. Its rollers are quite powerful and will guarantee you with an intense massage experience. However, the device’s motor is surprisingly silent and you may end up falling asleep within no time.
Before turning on the foot massager, ensure that your feet are correctly and fully placed into the foot holds. Otherwise, the rollers will be positioned in the wrong areas causing the massage to be painful. The foot massager measures 17.7”x15”x18.1” and weighs 12 pounds.
Just like the name suggests, the Medi-Rub foot massager appears appropriately medicinal. The device’s color is hospital green and contains a uniform ridged pattern that is meant to reach the pressure points on your feet. The foot massager is meant to improve your feet’s blood circulation. It also comes with a heavy duty motor containing two levels of intensity for you to select from.
Unlike most of its competitors, the device doesn’t offer vibrating massages. Instead, it fluctuates while moving your feet in a circular motion during the massage. This method seems to offer a long lasting effect on your feet’s blood circulation unlike vibration.
The most interesting thing about this foot massager is that it is meant for people with neuropathy and diabetes. Most of the competing products carefully warn people with such conditions to keep away from their devices because they aren’t safe for their use. The device measures 18”x12”x12” and weighs about 14 pounds.
You may know Homedics from the famous HoMedics Sound Spa white noise machine. However, did you know the company also makes foot massagers?
The Homedics Shiatsu foot massager is an improved version of the very popular FMS-200H model. For the same price, the device has six rotating massage heads (an upgrade from the FMS-200H model which has only four). Alongside the 18 massage nodes, the massage rollers provide you with a deep-kneading shiatsu massage for pain relief and relaxation of your feet. The device also comes with a heat option.
If you have sensitive feet this is not the best foot massager for you. The massage rollers are very powerful and the intensity of the massage might be uncomfortable for you. Otherwise, the device is the best for relieving tension and pain from your feet.
Surprisingly, the foot massager has an easy toe touch control that doesn’t require you to bend down every time you need to adjust the settings. You can simply use your feet to do so! Note that the first press will turn on the massage function, the second press will turn on the heat and the third press will turn it off. The foot massager measures 14.5”x13.5”x4.5” and weighs about 6 pounds.
The foot massager has a peculiar appearance (rather like an ordinary weighing scale) with odd lumps underneath its surface. Fortunately, the massager feels a lot more comfortable than its appearance suggests.
The surface looks the way it does because it is made using a breathable mesh material which is layered over eighteen rotating massage heads (nine for every foot). This is a very impressive number of massage heads for a foot massager unlike the ones found in other products in the market. The massage heads are meant to provide you with a deep-kneading foot massage and provide you with two levels of massage intensity to select from. What makes the Beurer FM60 stand out is the intensity and thoroughness of the massage derived from the 18 massage rollers.
The foot massager comes with an independent heating system that you can choose to turn on during a massage so as to soothe your feet. The heat isn’t extraordinary – it is rather warm, just like infrared. Nevertheless the heating function is still better than what you would find in competing products. The heat can start functioning after a minute.
The device has twisting pegs situated at the base which can be adjusted to either lower or raise the foot massager. This allows you to customize the foot massager’s height to suite the length and height of your legs and in turn provide you with maximum comfort. The device measures 37.5”x43”x11” and weighs 6 pounds. It is big enough to fit men’s size 13 shoe size.
If you like air massage technology, the Brookstone 839379 foot massager is the perfect model for you. Brookstone is one of the most trusted brands when it comes to massage products. The model has a cozy appearance that will make you want to put your feet in it. Its design is a black half dome that has two cushioned cubbyholes to accommodate your feet.
The device contains massage rollers meant to provide you with a deep-kneading shiatsu massage and also air compression for air massages. It also comes with an independent heat option that will offer additional relaxation for your feet. There are several massage intensity levels to choose from and alongside a 3 auto massage program (Soothe, Energize and Pulse).
The device works perfectly as advertised as it is able to relieve your feet from pain quite effectively and also improve the circulation of blood in your feet. The foot massage is popular for its ability to effectively massage the arches of your feet no matter how high you tune it (a feature that its competitors struggle with).
The Brookstone 839379 foot massager contains an easy-grab handle that makes retrieval and storage quite easy. The device weighs about 12 pounds and has measurements of 16.8”x8.8”x14.4”. The bonus factor of the massager is that it can fit up to size 14 for women and 12.5 men’s shoe size.
The most attractive thing about the Sunpentown foot massager is the color. Unlike its competitors which have somber colors, the device has a refreshing shade of periwinkle. The massager is made of plastic and has its own remote control. The foot massager has a timer that can be programmed for up to 15 minutes before automatically shutting down. It also comes with 8 different infrared treatments and 12 different levels of vibration intensity that you can choose from. The massager also allows you to switch between manual and automatic modes for the kind of massage you prefer.
The interesting thing about the Sunpentown foot massager is that it basically focuses on improving your blood circulation. The device comprises of an infrared heating system alongside its high frequency magnetism and vibration. The massager also ensures that acupuncture points are massaged so that there is improved blood flow and that blood vessels are unclogged. If you have poor blood circulation in your feet and legs, this is the best model for you.
There are some instances where the vibration can cause the foot massager to move away from you. You can stop this from happening by using a throw carpet to put in place. The foot massager is 11 pounds in weight and it measures 14”x14.5”x9” in size.
This foot massage model comprises of two separate foot chambers that will provide shiatsu massage to the soles and the sides of your feet. The device applies a combination of vibrating massage and deep-kneading massage that will help improve your blood circulation and also relax your muscles.
The Belmint Shiatsu foot massager’s design is free-standing and comes with a built in control panel that allows you to customize the massage settings to what you prefer. The device has 3 levels of vibrating massage and 5 levels of kneading massage for you to choose from. The device’s kneading rollers are very powerful, which means that when the rollers are set at the highest intensity, they can be pretty painful.
The foot massager has enough room as it is sized at 12 feet, which offer you with plenty of room especially if you have wide feet. Just ensure that you put your feet in the massager before turning it on because the air bags will be inflated as soon as you put it on.
Just as the name suggests, the massager comes with an independent heat option which can be turned on to go with the massage. Note that the heat is barely noticeable because it is not very powerful. The foot massager also comes with a washable and detachable cloth dust cover. The cover weighs 12 pounds and measures 17.7”x15”x18.1” in size. The heat can be turned up to 140° F in around seven minutes.