Top Five Benefits of Zero Gravity Massage Chairs Stephanie Cunningham July 20, 2011 8 Before we take a look at the top 5 benefits of Zero Gravity Massage Chairs, what is the Zero Gravity position? NASA pioneered this position in order to relieve stress on the spine of Astronauts during take off. Massage chair companies have started to include this technology in their massage chairs in order to help people with back issues and to provide a better overall massage. In this brief list, I explain the benefits and give simple explanations as to why Massage Chair companies like Osaki, Sanyo, and Omega have quickly adopted these features into their massage chair products. [one_half] Five Benefits of Zero Gravity Massage Chairs Benefit #1 – Eliminates pressure on the Spine The Neutral Body Position takes all of the natural gravity pressures off of the spine and vertebrae. The forces will be sprad across the body. This is done by reclining the backrest and elevating the legs above the heart at roughly a 130-degree angle. Benefit #2 – Increased Relaxation of the Neck and the Back Once the spine and body has completely entered the Neutral Body Position and become relieved of pressure, the Neck, Back, and Lower-Back can become fully relaxed. This will also allow for a better and deeper massage. Benefit #3 – Increase Lung Function When the body enters into this extreme recline, the Lungs are able to fully expand from the decreased pressure on the diaphragm. The heavier breathing will help increase lung function over time and help to oxygenate the blood. Benefit # 4- Increased Circulation The Heart is able to work more efficiently because it is able to work with gravity pumping blood horizontally as opposed to vertically (essentially up from the legs). This increased circulation will help the oxygen get to where it needs to go quicker and more easily. Benefit #5 – Enhanced Relaxation The best benefit of all is the accumulation of these components working together to bring the entire mind and body into an enhanced state of relaxation. [/one_half][one_half_last] Zero Gravity Osaki Os-4000 Massage Chair Zero Gravity Omega Serenity Massage Chair Zero Gravity Sanyo HEC-8700 Massage Chair [/one_half_last] The Best of Relaxation and Massage Combined Since it has been scientifically proven that these benefits working together force the body into an unparalleled level of relaxation. It is no wonder that it has been so highly adopted by companies looking to enhance the massage therapy experience. Many users of massage chairs like the Osaki Os-4000, Osaki Os-3000, Omega Serenity, Omega Skyline, and the Sanyo HEC-8700 and HEC-7700 , have mentioned that the experience combines the best relaxation and massage techniques all in one. It really is fascinating to see a relaxation benefit being applied in everyday life. Zero gravity chairs are great for relaxing whether it’s watching television or reading a book. Although you may fall asleep from enjoying the relaxation a little too much. Of course this is a good thing. Make sure to check out Emassagechair.com for the best deals and best customer service in the industry. ~Steph Follow Stephanie Cunningham on Google+ 8 Responses loyal reader September 10, 2011 I love your blog, I have it in my rss reader and always like new things coming up from it. Maurie September 22, 2011 It’s a nice blog you have over here! It’s very usefull information for me and I just want to thank you for that! I’m following your blog actively! Nicki September 22, 2011 Keep up this good work. you have a nice blog with a lot of good information! I’ll visit your blog again and I’m following it. ken September 23, 2011 Awesome blog over here! Thanks for sharing this very useful information. I will visit your blog again! Gabrielle October 5, 2011 hi, I found your site today and I have read some great articles here. I just wanna say thanks you for sharing it so we all can learn about it! Cheryl March 7, 2012 I am so glad I read your article it really helped me. Might take you up on that advice. Vance March 29, 2012 really good article. Ready to hear more next week Rozanne Nish May 13, 2012 Hi there thanks for the quality post, I had a good read.