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Expert Tips for Operating a Massage Gun on Yourself

A massage gun works similarly to traditional massage. It uses a pump to blast pressurized fluids into your muscles, which helps to flush out extracellular fluids, like lymph fluid and blood from your veins. It loosens up your tight muscles and reduces muscle tension and soreness.

You don’t need to be a professional to use a massage gun. You just need to follow these simple tips to operate a massage gun on yourself.

1) Precautions to Note

Massage guns are very easy to use – you just have to attach the gun to a handheld device, turn it on and press the trigger. However, there are a few precautions you have to keep in mind. 

First of all, you should check if the gun is unplugged and has enough pressure. If it is not, then you risk water getting inside the gun and causing injuries.

Next, you should check if the massage gun has been damaged. If so, stop using it straight away. You don’t want to use a damaged tool which might cause an accident. Finally, you should know where to place the gun to avoid injuries. Place it on your muscle to avoid the risk of getting the pressurized fluid in your eye or mouth.

2) Avoid Specific Areas of Your Body

As a beginner, you will probably have trouble using the massage gun on yourself. This can be avoided by avoiding sensitive and delicate areas of your body. While the gun can be used on any part of your body, there are some areas that can be hurt by getting the pressurized fluid.

For example, you shouldn’t use the gun on the face, head, ear or genitals. This can cause rashes, burns and injuries. Also, you should avoid the area around the eyes, as it is thinner and more sensitive.

3) Know the Perfect Time to Massage Yourself

When do you get your muscles massaged? After an intense workout or after a long day of work? Many people have nagging pains that keep them from doing their everyday chores. Massaging yourself can help you to relax and deal with your pains and aches.

You can massage yourself after a workout. It will help your muscles relax and help you to stretch to avoid muscle soreness. You can also massage yourself after a day of work to help you relax and relax your muscles.

However, you should avoid massaging yourself when you are sick. If you have a fever, it is not a good idea to use a massage gun on yourself as it can cause inflammation. Also, if you have any skin diseases, a massage gun can irritate your skin, making healing more difficult.

The best time to massage yourself is when you are about to go to sleep. This way, you will fall into a deep sleep quickly and will wake up feeling refreshed in the morning.


No matter how you feel, you can always use a massage gun on yourself. They are easy to use and allow you to do things on your own. These massage guns should help you relax, reduce your muscle tension and help you to sleep better.

During a hard day at work, you'll find that the Gravity massage gun will work wonders on your body. It is completely easy to use and effective against muscle pains and overall soreness in your aching limbs. Check out our muscle massager guns now!