Massage weapons, or percussive remedy units, assist chill out and sooth sore muscle groups, whether or not you’re an athlete or simply hunching over a desk all day.
Theraguns (made by Therabody) are usually the very best therapeutic massage weapons. We’ve examined a bunch of the latest fashions, and a number of other of the extra inexpensive alternate options accessible. Our favorites are under, together with what we realized talking to a bodily therapist and athletic coach to see what precisely these units are doing.
Updated April 2021: We’ve added Therabody’s three Wave Series curler units, plus the SKG F5, an alternate massager with warmth.
Medea Giordano is the lead reviewer for this information. Jess Grey and Julian Chokkattu additionally examined some units.
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