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Best 11 Men’s Waist Trainer Reviews

BEST MEN’S WAIST TRAINER REVIEWS

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To get things rolling, we thought it would be a good idea to start out with one of the most popular waist trimmer belts for men on the market right now. The ActiveGear Waist Trimmer Belt has been earning some impressive waist trainer reviews in recent times and having tested it out for ourselves we can see just why.

For starters, it’s very competitively priced compared to its competitors and we all know that cost plays a big part in things. Secondly, we love how this belt is a good all-rounder in that it can be used as an aid for weight loss but also for additional support to the lower back muscles when working out. In fact, you’ll find that this offers more support than most which will go a long way to helping you avoid any injuries when working out.

As for the material, this is a high-grade latex-free neoprene which is both flexible and comfortable. We’re also impressed at how good it is at moisture wicking. This thing will make you sweat a lot but it’s contained sweat that you will not notice until you take it off. It’s also very odor-resistant but this does not mean that you do not have to wash it – seriously guys, just wash it from time to time, please.

You’re given the option of two different sizes when purchasing this waist shaper for men. You can either go for the medium which can fit waist sizes of up to 42 inches or the large which adds another 10 inches on top of that so a max waist of 52 inches. Wearing and adjusting the ActiveGear is done easily with a Velcro fastener that is tight and secure and its anti-slip design means it should always stay in place despite the sweat that will be generated underneath it.

Pros

  • checkOne year money back guarantee
  • checkAvailable in two sizes
  • checkSuperior lower back support

Cons

  • cross-altNot the most discreet

Specs

  • Waist Size: Up to 52”
  • Type: Belt
  • Material:  Neoprene
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In our opinion, if you wanted a waist trimmer to accompany some high-intensity cardio workouts at the gym, the Sports Research Sweet Sweat Premium is the best waist trainer you can get. This is the goto trimmer if you want pure performance at aiding weight loss and muscle toning. It will make you sweat, and when you think you’ve sweat everything out, it’ll make you sweat some more.

Made from a latex-free neoprene, this waist trainer will increase thermogenic activity during a workout and thus you’ll start to sweat a whole lot more. That sweat should not be worried about however as the textured inner grid of the belt will help to repel any moisture absorption and will contain most sweat until you remove it. It also has an anti-slip feature that should limit any movement and keep it right in place despite the additional sweat.

There are five different sizes in total than you can opt for and the price does understandably increase the larger that you go. The smallest will fit waists of up to 33 inches while the largest for all you proud beer-belly owners out there, will fit an impressive maximum size of 58 inches. The neoprene material is designed to contour with your body shape, so it’s important that you get the sizing right.

The Sweet Sweat does provide decent support to the lower back and abdominal muscles but not as much as other products do. For that reason, we recommend this for high-intensity cardio work rather than bodybuilding or weight lifting. This will better be suited for those of you that are trying to lose belly fat and excess weight rather than those that are trying to tone up. If you wanted the latter, this will still help of course but there are better options out there if you wanted improved support.

Pros

  • checkLatex-free neoprene material
  • checkIdeal for high-intensity training
  • checkAvailable in five different sizes

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  • cross-altLimited back support

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  • Waist Size: Up to 58”
  • Type: Belt
  • Material:  Neoprene
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In terms of pure value, you’re not going to be getting much better than the McDavid Waist Trimmer Belt. This budget-priced waist trimmer might be the cheapest on our list but it actually performs very well too. It promotes a healthy sweat, supports, and cushions your core, and provides post-workout pain relief which makes it ideal for those of you that suffer from back pain.

The McDavid trimmer belt is constructed of a latex-free neoprene and it comes in just the one size. This means it’s basically a one size fits all but it will not be ideal for anyone that has a waist bigger than it’s max of 40-inches. That is just about the only negative with this waist trainer really and it will at least be able to fit most of you. If you do need something larger, however, you might have to look at some of our other plus size waist trainer recommendations.

That neoprene material is designed to contour to the body of the wearer and it both compresses and uses its thermogenic properties to encourage increased healthy sweating as you perform a workout. The inner layer is non-slip, well-insulated and will provide you with a comfortable and discreet advantage when working out. As for securing the belt in place, there’s a Velcro fastener that will allow you to easily adjust the tightness.

As for the support that this belt provides, this is aimed more at aftercare for those of you that might suffer from back pain or arthritis. The trimmer belts help to soothe and cushion your lower back so that you’ll enjoy pain-relief and a reduction in muscle fatigue. This is at the expense of the lumbar support and posture correction benefits that some other waist trimmers will focus on.

Pros

  • checkFantastic price
  • checkIdeal for back pain/arthritis sufferers
  • checkLightweight & comfortable

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  • cross-altOnly fits waists up to 40 inches

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  • Waist Size: Up to 40”
  • Type: Belt
  • Material:  Neoprene
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When it comes to brand names, there are not much bigger than TNT with regards to waist trimmers and other types of gym equipment. Their TNT Pro Series Waist Trimmer Belt is widely regarded as one of the best and we’ve found it difficult to find anything that would suggest otherwise.

Made from 100% neoprene, this waist trimmer belt for men and women has been designed to increase the number of fluids that you sweat out whether during a workout or throughout the day. The neoprene material has thermogenic properties that will promote increased sweating all around the abdomen of your body. This will enable you to lose weight, tone up your muscles, or burn fat far more efficiently.

Designed to be discreet you can get results with the TNT Pro Series when worn either under or over your clothing. It’ll also add some much-needed support to your lower back even though TNT admittedly claims that this is not the primary purpose of this belt. Slimming and weight loss is that main focus but it does offer a decent amount of core support which can help you to prevent muscle strain or injuries during a workout.

We particularly like the impressive sweat-wicking properties of this belt which also helps to prevent it from moving around during your workouts. That is also down to its anti-slip feature and the strong Velcro fastener that always stays in place no matter what activity you’re partaking in.  If we had any complaints at all, it would be that you’ll need to air out the belt when you first get it as it has quite a heavy chemical odor.

Pros

  • checkOdor-resistant
  • checkThree different sizes
  • checkReputable brand

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  • cross-altInitially has a chemical odor

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  • Waist Size: Up to 51”
  • Type: Belt
  • Material:  Neoprene
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Waist trainers can also come as a vest variant and the first of these on our list is that of the Wonderience Trainer Vest. Otherwise known as a sauna vest, this waist trainer has a zipper fastener and somewhat resembles a woman’s corset. Much like trimmer belts, these vests will compress against your torso and stimulate increased sweating when worn.

These are ideal to wear when working out but they will also be effective even when worn as you go about your daily routine. The additional sweat that your body produces will ensure that weight loss and fat burning is done in a more efficient manner. They will also provide lumbar support to your spine, lower back muscles, and will promote a more healthy posture when worn frequently.

The material that is used to promote increased sweating is that of neoprene, a material that contours to your body and has thermogenic properties. The great thing about it is that you’ll hardly notice that you’re even sweating until you remove it. The sweat is contained beneath the vest so you’ll not have any embarrassing leakages throughout your day. Once you use the zipper fastener to open it up – you’ll be amazed at just how much you have sweat.

All in all, this is a great product and certainly among our favorites. We like how discreet it is compared to trimmer belts. You’re able to wear it underneath your clothes without anybody being able to notice. This cannot be said for some belts that will make you look like the worlds first pregnant man. If a vest appeals to you more than a belt, we certainly suggest that you take a look at this offering from Wonderience.

Pros

  • check7 Sizes available
  • checkCompetitively priced
  • checkVery discreet

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  • cross-altOnly available in two colors

Specs

  • Waist Size: Up to 49.2”
  • Type: Vest
  • Material:  Neoprene
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Another neoprene waist trainer that is earning good reviews is that of the GoldenStarSport Men’s Waist Trainer Vest. This is one of the more comfortable waist trainer vests on our list but you shouldn’t think that this is at the expense of other more important areas. This thing will certainly make you sweat bucketloads, will promote a better posture, give you added spinal support, and essentially, help you get rid of some of that annoying belly fat.

While this does everything that you might expect from a waist trainer for men, it actually has its own unique selling point. There is a dual zipper fastener on the front which adds, even more, allows you to make it far smaller than it would without them. The fabric between the zippers can be removed once you’ve lost a ton of weight and you can then use a single zipper to fasten it going forward.

With a discreet design, this waist trainer vest for men can be worn underneath your clothes throughout the day to encourage weight loss, or on its own during a workout to get even more benefit. It fits your body snugly and will compress in all of the right areas so that you not only get an instantly better shape but will also be able to reap the benefits of increased perspiration.

With a total of seven sizes to choose from ranging between Small and 4XL, you’ll be able to fit waist sizes of up to 49.4 inches with this product. Admittedly, those of you with larger waists will have to look elsewhere but their sizing does at least mean that most of you will be able to wear it and use its performance to increase the sweat that your body creates.

Pros

  • check7 Sizes to choose from
  • checkUnique twin zipper fastener
  • checkImpressive sweat stimulation

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  • cross-altSizings run a little big

Specs

  • Waist Size: Up to 49.4”
  • Type: Vest
  • Material:  Neoprene
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Next up we have the Fitru Waist Trimmer Belt, another product that we were impressed with having tested it out on our own glorious abdominal muscles. Alright, so those abs might be beneath a few layers of fat but they are still there and we’re still immensely proud of them. All jokes aside, our flab has actually been slightly de-flabbed thanks to this waist trimmer and that’s more than good enough for it to get our recommendation.

Made from a durable, thick, and flexible neoprene material and with an inner layer that utilizes anti-slip technology, this waist trimmer will allow you to sweat profusely without having to worry about it moving around or falling out of place. The Velcro fastener will also make sure that it fits as tightly as possible so that you can get the very best of benefits out of each workout.

While the obvious focus of this trimmer is to, well…trim, it does bring additional health benefits as well. It provides additional support for your lower back and your abdominal muscles. This will helps you to avoid injuries and will also mean that you’ll experience a little pain relief after every workout. A final benefit is the one that it will have for your posture. It will keep you upright and straight for as long as you wear it.

If you have a belly as large as up to 60 inches and really want to find something for an affordable price that can give you an extra edge at the gym, the Fitru waist trimmer is something we really suggest you look at. It’s certainly one of the most effective on our list but if you’re still not sure, we still have plenty more trimmers for you to consider yet.

Pros

  • checkLatex-free neoprene material
  • checkGood build quality
  • checkRepels moisture

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  • cross-altHas a smell of petroleum at first

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  • Waist Size: Up to 60”
  • Type: Belt
  • Material:  Neoprene
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Looking to tighten up your love handles or flatten that tubby stomach? Then the NonEcho Sauna Waist Trainer Sweat Vest is going to be right up your street. This waist trainer vest will raise the temperature of your bodies core so that it has to produce more sweat in an attempt to cool itself down. While this is happening, your body will be burning at least 50% body fat depending on the activity that you’re doing when wearing it.

Like many of the other vests on our recommended list, this is made from a stretchy but durable neoprene material that will make you sweat like no other. Whether you’re wearing the vest under your normal clothes at home or at work, you’ll be sweating away and trimming the fat as you go about your day. Of course, to get the absolute optimum out of the benefits, this should be worn at the gym during a workout.

This will cover your entire torso tightly and will also provide additional to support to your back and muscles. This will not only help you to avoid injury but will also keep you in a healthy posture while you going about your daily routine. Additionally, this vest doubles up as a thermal vest that can help you to keep warm in the winter months.

Summing up, this vest is more than worthy of a place on our list. It has received good reviews wherever we’ve seen it and having tested it ourselves, we can say that it certainly does what it claims to. You can even turn it inside out and wear it as it’s a reversible vest with a different color on either side.

Pros

  • checkPlenty of sizing options
  • checkIs reversible
  • checkLatex-free neoprene

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  • cross-altZipper could be better quality

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  • Waist Size: Up to 49”
  • Type: Vest
  • Material:  Neoprene
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Another option if you want to do something about all that belly fat hanging over your jeans is the Healthcom Pro Men’s Waist Trimmer Belt. Available in three sizes with the largest being able to fit a waist of up to 45.9-inches, this belt will contour to your body shape and stimulate an increase in the heat that your core has to withstand. This will lead to a big increase in sweating and thus you’ll start to lose more calories and fat than you would if you weren’t wearing it.

Weight loss and muscle toning are the primary reasons for wearing a belt like this one but you’ll also enjoy a number of other benefits as well. For one, it offers great lumbar support, will encourage a much better posture, and provides a good level of pain relief to anyone that suffers from back pain or arthritis.

The Healthcom Pro Trimmer Belt has attained some good reviews and we’re equally as impressed as many others are. It might be a little more expensive than others but when you consider the quality build, it’s lightweight and discreet design, and how effective it is at increasing your perspiration, it’ll certainly feel worth that slightly larger price tag.

This trimmer is also unisex as well so if you have a wife or girlfriend that could do with a bit of a tone up, you can both use it. Of course, we’re not suggesting that you start commenting on their weight as this is never going to end well. You can at least hope that they’ll see your own results and give it try though.

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  • checkBudget waist trimmer belt
  • checkImpressive lumbar support
  • checkUnisex trimmer belt

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  • cross-altOnly one color option

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  • Waist Size: Up to 45.9”
  • Type: Belt
  • Material:  Polyester & Spandex
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The Rocked Abs Workout Waist Trimmer Belt is another that is more than worthy of a place on our list and we have to say that for its price, performance, and quality of build, there are not many others that offer as much value for money as this one. As long as your waist is no bigger than the max size of 42-inches, this one-size fits all belt will be able to make you sweat and lose more weight than ever before.

This is constructed of a flexible, easy to clean, and moisture wicking material called neoprene which is designed to provide compression around your midriff that will stimulate an increase in sweating. The more you sweat, the more weight you’ll lose no matter whether you’re working out in a gym or mowing the lawn at home. The great part is that you won’t even notice that sweat until you take the thing off due to its moisture wicking.

As well as the obvious benefits this belt can have for weight loss, fat burning, and the toning of your abdominals, you’ll also be able to improve your posture and minimize back injuries due to the exceptional levels of support that the belt provides. You’ll also look the part too due to its stylish red design. Of course, you can always hide it under your clothes if you wanted to be a little more discreet.

What we also like about the Rocked Abs Wasit Trimmer is the fact that they have plenty of confidence in their product. They offer a no questions asked 100% money back guarantee to anyone that’s not satisfied with their trimmer belt. Judging from the reviews that we’ve read, that do stick to this promise as well.

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  • checkComfortable & lightweight
  • checkAffordably priced
  • checkEasy to clean

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  • cross-altThe belt can roll up on occasion

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  • Waist Size: Up to 42”
  • Type: Belt
  • Material:  Neoprene
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Still not found the ideal waist trimmer yet or perhaps you just wanted to read about all of them? Well, in either case, the final one that we’ve reviewed might just be what you’ve been looking for. Now, this is only for waists of up to 43-inches so if you’re a bigger boy than most, you’ll have to go for something bigger. However, if you can fit into this thing, we think you’re going to be impressed.

As with most other waist trimmers, the Bracoo SE22 Advanced Waist Trimmer Belt works by insulating your core, raising its temperature, increasing your heart rate, increasing the amount you sweat which in turn allows you to burn calories faster. This is made possible by the thermogenic properties of the neoprene material that the belt is made of. That material also keeps any sweat when under wraps via its moisture wicking properties.

A Velcro fastener allows you to securely adjust the belt as tightly as needed and its discreet design allows you to conceal it underneath your clothing. Good lumbar support helps to prevent muscle injuries, support the lower back, and provide after-workout relief for those that might suffer from back pain or arthritis. That support also helps to support and train a good posture for your body.

Due to an effective anti-slip lining, this belt will always stay in place whether you’re running, jogging, cycling, or doing intense cardio work at the gym. With a one size fits all sizing of up to 43-inches, it’ll also be ideal for the majority of people. There are some other brands that can fit larger waistlines if you’re one of those that need a bit more help at reducing the size of your gut.

Pros

  • checkWide fitting
  • checkAnti-slip lining
  • checkDiscreet design

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  • cross-altOnly fits waists of up to 43-inches

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  • Waist Size: Up to 43”
  • Type: Belt
  • Material:  Neoprene

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Now that we’ve taken you through what we feel to be the best male waist trainers we thought we’d bring you another product that is an ideal accomplice for them. Sweet Sweat Workout Enhancing Gel works by increases your circulation, energy, and sweating when working out. Its primary focus is to target the slower responding or injured areas of your body but it also works just about anywhere that you apply it.

Made from completely natural ingredients such as White Snow Petrolatum, Organic Coconut Oil, and Brazilian Carnauba Wax, this gel will not only work whether you’re working out or swimming, it’ll even give off a fresh scent as well. That means that despite the additional sweat, you’ll still come up smelling sweet. No longer will you have to embarrassed about excessive sweating and the obvious odors that come along with it.

Now while this gel can be used on its own to stimulate sweat and in turn bur body fat, it’s highly recommended that it’s used alongside a waist trainer for men. Now, Sweet and Sweat would prefer that to be their own trimmer belt that we reviewed earlier but it will be just as effective with any of those that have made our list of recommendations. When you combine the powers of both a belt and the gel, you’re going to be able to enjoy the platinum in weight loss, fat burning, and muscle toning.

A tub this size will last you up to two months in total should you use it twice a day but obviously this length of time will vary depending on how big the areas are that you’re using it. As standard, you should be using it the flabby areas such as the belly but you can use it anywhere that you like if you so choose.

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  • checkVery effective
  • check90-Day money back guarantee
  • checkIdeal when used with a trimmer belt

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BUYING GUIDE & FAQ’S

What is a Waist Trainer and How Does it Work?

Originally, waist trainers were designed with women in mind. They took the idea of the corset a little further in that rather than just squeezing the life out of a waist to give off an instant hourglass figure, they would also work to supplement any fitness goals that women might have.

Now, we’re not suggesting that any of you are trying to get an hourglass figure. Some of you might but that’s a conversation for another day. Waist trainers for men were instead designed to be used alongside a workout to enhance results. Belly fat can be reduced, abs can be toned more effectively, and you’ll basically get your sweat on more easily when wearing one.

They work by stimulating thermal activity in the core of your body which in turn increases the amount of sweat that your body produces. This is done due to waist trainers for men usually being made of materials such as neoprene that have insulating properties. This means that when working out, you’re going to be sweating more than usual, losing more water weight, burning belly fat, and toning up your abdominal muscles.

In short, a waist trainer for men can be used to:

  • Abdominal Training
  • Weight Lifting/Bodybuilding
  • Burning Increased Calories During Cardio
  • Core Training
  • Increasing Metabolic Rate

Furthermore, there are additional benefits to using a waist trainer. They can reduce the risk of injury during a workout due to the support the waist trainer provides for the abdominal and lower back muscles in your body. Due to being designed to be worn tightly around your waist, they will also help to reduce your appetite and thus increase the chances of losing weight.

Simply put, if you’re trying to lose that beer belly you have invested so heavily in over the years or are looking to tone your abdominals at home using some of the best 50 home gym equipment around, or at the gym, a waist trainer will provide you with what you need.


What Type of Waist Trainers for Men are Available?

When you’re considering purchasing a waist trainer, it’s important to understand that while they might all look similar in the main, they will all be different. What we mean by that is that some will be designed with a focus on providing a good level of core stability, others might be designed with more focus being placed on enhancing lower back support, and others will prioritize comfort.

There’s also going to be differences in the materials used although most will use either neoprene, latex, or spandex. You’ll also notice differences in how they are fastened around your waist with zippers or Velcro being the most commonly used method.

With all that said, they all essentially try to do do the same thing, decrease the size of your waist when combined with frequent use and working out. It’s just that they might all go about it in slightly different ways.

In terms of the different types of men’s waist trainers, you’re generally going to find that some are belts while others are vests.

  • Belt Waist Trainers – Waist trainer belts are essentially what they sound like. Rather than being a full-on corset that compresses your entire torso, they will be a wide belt that simply wraps around your abdominal area. These are ideal if you want to lose belly fat fast, tone up your abdominal muscles or want a bit more flexibility during your workouts.
  • Vest Weight Trainers – Waist trainer vests, on the other hand, are closely related to corsets as they are generally compressed vests that are zipped up. They will cover most of your torso and are therefore better equipped for working on a wider range of muscles and body fats. These can limit your flexibility but are certainly the best bet if you want increased sweating across a wider area.

You’ll also find that many of the waist trainers on our list are actually unisex. No this doesn’t mean they’ll be pink or covered in glitter, just that they will also be able to fit a woman as well. We do recommend that should you be sharing one with your other half, that you do at least have the decency to wash it after you’ve used it. That is, unless she really does deserve to smell you’re the odor caused by your excessive body sweat and wear a damp and sticky vest or belt.

How to Use a Waist Trainer?

Firstly, it’s important to understand that a waist trainer is not going to magically make your waist shrink and become toned within a few weeks after some minimal exercise. This is not some kind of magic device – you’re going to have to put some work in with for at least several months before you start to see the results that you want.

  • What are your goals?

Before you even start to use a waist trainer for men, the first thing you’ll need to do is identify what it is that you’re specifically seeking. This will make a difference in your decision as to which waist trainer to purchase. If you’re hoping to reduce your belly fat, you’re probably going to be better off getting a waist trimmer belt. On the other hand, if you wanted to focus on your whole torso or wanted to tone up muscle rather than lose weight, a waist trainer vest will probably be your best option.

  • Strap it on!

Your next step is nothing more than putting on your waist trainer. Now some of these can be worn over your clothes, others can be worn under, and some will work better with no clothes at all. Make sure you read the instructions regarding wearing your waist trainers and belts and you should learn everything that you need to know.

  • Get Moving (or not)

Now as most of you will know when you’re trying to lose weight, you’re going to have to do some exercise. Well, with many of these belts, this can at least be a little more lenient than normal. This is because some off these things can get you sweating from doing nothing more than wearing during a normal daily routine.

That said, if you really wanted to see fast results, you should consider getting a little more active. A session down the gym with some high cardio work is a good shout here. Do something that is going to get your heart pumping and that sweat flowing. We suggest that you start out slowly, and incrementally increase the level of activity that you’re doing when wearing a waist trainer. This is at least until you get used to it, how it works, and the extra work it’s going to make your inner body do.

The great thing is that you can wear these anywhere and for as long as you like. Want to wear them all day? Go ahead. Want to wear them even when you’re in the office? Then pull out your under desk treadmill when the boss isn’t looking and go get your sweat on.

Conclusion

Waist trainers are all generally designed to do the same thing and that is to heat up or stimulate your body to produce more sweat. The only thing is that some are far more effective than others at doing this. For that reason alone you shouldn’t be rushing out and buying the first one that you see. Instead, you should be listening to our own expertise in losing fat (or not in some of our cases) and doing a bit of your own homework before coming to a decision.

Additionally, some are designed to help you to lose weight, others to tone you up, and some are there to provide support to the back and provide post-workout pain relief. It’s important that you get one that not only has plenty of great reviews and is from a reputable company but one that is going to serve your own purpose for having one in the first place.

If you haven’t made a decision from the products we reviewed above, why not take a look at the three that we picked out for our budget, premium, and editor’s choices? These are our favorites for differing reasons and we’re confident that each will give you what you’re looking for.

Keep your devices sanitized with the DISTEK MAX Screen and Phone Cleaner

If you have been following news related to tech, then subjects related to the latest and popular gadgets have likely been featured. Now that modern consumers are highly dependent on their smartphones, tablets, and other similar devices, we tend to interact with these items on a regular basis. Developed by cellhelmet, DISTEK MAX screen and phone cleaner hopes to encourage users to make it habit to sanitize their stuff.

Most of us are unaware that on any given day, our hands are a hotbed of microbes. If left unattended, it would lead to many types of illnesses. Furthermore, it’s almost second nature for individuals to reach for their mobile phones every time. As such, the DISTEK MAX screen and phone cleaner is one of the best go-to solutions to quickly disinfect our handsets and more.

Likewise, due to the current health crisis, healthcare experts urge people to follow certain precautionary measures. These include social distancing, isolation, and basic hygiene practices to prevent COVID-19 transmission. Just like washing your hands, it’s a great idea to also clean objects that you touch or use close to your face.

Why Use DISTEK MAX?

Based on the guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the simple act of washing our hands with the help of soap can already remove a significant number of viruses and bacteria that could make us sick. Another recommended alternative is the use of a formula with 70% isopropyl alcohol.

DISTEK MAX is a proprietary formula that introduces 70% isopropyl alcohol into the mix. This effectively delivers a comparable sanitizing treatment for your smartphones or tablets. Despite what some antibacterial wipes claim, a lot of these mostly use water with some additives.

This American-made screen and phone cleaner was introduced recently on April 27, 2020. This appears to be a brilliant timing with the ongoing pandemic. It’s a product specifically for devices anybody frequently touches and in turn touches our face.

Developing DISTEK MAX

Each package of DISTEK MAX comes with the formula in a 30-ml spray bottle along with a microfiber cloth. It is on offer from cellhelmet – a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based manufacturer/distributor of mobile accessories. The company officially made its debut on March 8, 2013, on ABC’s popular show Shark Tank.

According to the firm’s Executive Vice President, Lee Terkel, they have recognized a market for a reliable and effective cleaning product precisely for handheld devices. “We have always had a company focus on products that solve real problems and improve the safety of our phones and tablets,” he stated.

“Clearly, nobody is happy about what has happened in our world, but we are proud to be able to contribute to the fight in a positive way,” Terkel added. DISTEK MAX seems to be a convenient option for tech-savvy people who rely on their gadgets for work, entertainment, and more.

How To Use It

Just as cellhelmet advertises, DISTEK MAX is “easy to apply” on all forms of touchscreens. However, it should be noted that the solution should not be used on plastic or polymer surfaces. These days, the craftsmanship of most modern handsets and slates use metal and other premium materials. Hence, it should be generally safe for almost all the latest models.

Many will notice that on certain angles, the glass covering the display and camera modules sport ugly smudges. Additionally, this is evidently visible on highly reflective and polished sections of the housing. A spray of DISTEK MAX quickly breaks down the oils and dirt that have settled. You can then wipe it off with the microfiber cloth that comes with the set or anything similar.

Once done, what you have is a sparkling clean and bacteria/virus-free gadget that is safe to use. We recommend that you regularly give it a wipe down each time you get home just to be extra careful. Keep more than one DISTEK MAX bottle on hand. Throw one in your backpack, handbag, vehicle, and areas close to the door the lead outside of your home.

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The Outlier Supermarine Shield Face Mask Blocks Water and Moisture

Wearing face masks is now the new normal when in public places amid the current pandemic. Masks prevent the possible transmission of the deadly Novel Coronavirus and other viral or bacterial species. Thus, there has been an increase in the mass production of face masks, although, there are only a few that are reliable when it comes to protection and this includes the Outlier Supermarine Shield.

The usual masks available in the market are those that filter and rarely those that shield. Well, Outlier’s product does not filter but shields. It’s a non-medical mask made from high-density 200gsm woven 100 percent Supermarine cotton sourced from Switzerland. The cotton fabric swells up and seals when exposed to water or moisture thus it completely blocks water droplets.

Moreover, the addition of premium durable C6 DWR coating makes the Outlier Supermarine Shield face mask rain repellant and breathable. It is a far better option compared to the wax-treated, heavy and clammy synthetic “waterproof-breathable” fabrics. The Supermarine stays comfortable to wear even under pressure.

Meanwhile, an X-Back Slider system ensures a secure fit and easy removal. This adjustment involves a two-to-four point tightening adjustment with a one-point release to make tightening and loosening easy. A quick and simple pull of the straps tightens the mask around your face. Likewise, an internal moldable aluminum nose bridge allows for precise and snug coverage.

The Outlier Supermarine Shield face mask is washable in warm water and comes in two rugged colors of cobalt blue and taupe. It features a box pleat front and a rugged appeal that goes well with any style.

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Let BLDG Active Antimicrobial Face Mist Protect You From Viruses

The current COVID-19 pandemic makes people at a loss on what to do to avoid contracting the disease. Face masks, social distancing, and quarantine help flatten the curve. But they don’t stop people from touching their faces, which is the primary way to get the Novel Coronavirus. Thankfully, with the BLDG Active Antimicrobial Face Mist on hand, you can sanitize your face afterward without the itch, sting, and side effects.

This anti-microbial spray is non-toxic, does not use synthetic antibiotics or petroleum, and is biodegradable so it is safe to use on the eyes, nose, and mouth. Its active ingredient is Hypochlorous Acid (HOCl), a molecule naturally produced by the human body to fight infection and promote healing. It kills or slows the growth of bacteria, viruses, fungi, and protozoans, which is exactly what we need during this health crisis.

Produced in an ISO-certified clean room in California, it is clinically and dermatologically proven safe to use. The BLDG Active Antimicrobial Face Mist also passed testing for safety and efficacy. With this said, it is safe to use continuously without damage to healthy cells.

This is an all-natural hydrogel spray that is safe to use even on sensitive skin. It is also multi-functional and works on other areas of the body too aside from the face. You can spray it as an antiseptic on wounds to speed healing and reduce infection. It helps relieve itch and pain from minor burns, abrasions, cuts, and burns. It is safe to use for both kids and adults. A 40z bottle of the BLDG Active Antimicrobial Face Mist gives you about 500 pumps.

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The Mystery Ranch Street Mask Adds A Trendy Appeal While Staying Protected

Wearing a face mask is becoming the new normal these days as we try to protect ourselves from getting the dreaded COVID-19. There are a lot of masks in the market but only a few that can both filter viruses and bacteria while giving comfort to the wearer. The Mystery Ranch Street Mask is one face mask that can do both.

It features a stretchy, washable and reusable TPU headband with a cord lock adjustment that stays snug but does not pull the hair. The cord luck adjustment also allows the user to let the mask hang from the neck when not in use.

Moreover, the Mystery Ranch Street Mask uses a 3D bendable nose piece that shapes to the exact contour of your nose bridge and face. This not only ensures comfort, again, on the user but also further secures that area on your face from possible contamination. The area above the nose is also seamless for all-day comfort that does not irritate the skin and the mask is generally comfortable to wear because it avoids contact with the mouth and lip to prevent chaffing.

As for its level of protection, this mask uses DRI-LEX DRI-BRELLE fabric liner. It is a breathable, non-woven and tight-cell structured fabric characterized by its diamond pattern. It is also known for its better filtration and moisture protection properties. Meanwhile, the exterior uses DRI-LEX STARLIGHT 1033 fabric known for its moisture movement properties and non-abrasive texture. The Mystery Ranch Street Mask comes in two colors: Forest and Navy.

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The Bebird X17 Pro Is A Safe and Effective Ear Cleaning Rod

The Bebird X17 Pro ear cleaning rod saves you a trip to the doctor and is especially handy to keep up with personal hygiene amid the COVID-19 pandemic. This ingenious tool not only lets you clean your ears properly but also those of other members of the family.

This handy device uses today’s advanced camera and Wi-Fi technology to let you see clearly inside your ear. It disregards the use of cotton swabs, which only pushes the dirt further into the ear. Instead, it uses a polycarbonate+ soft silica gel ear-spoon and a camera lens for a safe and thorough clean.

The Bebird X17 Pro is an ear otoscope equipped with 3 million pixels and a 3.5mm lens length for clarity. It can spot even the tiniest dirt or flake inside your ear. It provides a 360-degree angle recognition for precise cleaning in all directions and its 6-Axis Smart Gyroscope with a 2mm accurate measurement easily detects the slightest movement of the rod so you don’t accidentally poke your eardrum.

Unlike other camera-assisted ear cleaning rods, this device is not hot on the skin from the handle to the tip. The LED-equipped otoscope emits a temperate of 77F ( 25C) while the all-aluminum handle/body at 89F (31.67C). Best of all, it comes with a magnetic charging base and 1.5 hours of full charge is good for two months of use.

The Bebird X17 Pro works with a companion Android and IOS app and connects via your home WiFi the moment you uncap its cover. The cover activates the WiFi connection and the camera so you can start cleaning. The app also lets you see the battery life.

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The ible Airvida M1 Purifies The Air Around You Anytime and Anywhere

Advanced technology can have both negative and positive influences in the world we live in today. Modernization is among them albeit this comes with hazardous health risks: pollution riddled with viral species, germs, bacteria, and more. Thus, we always try to protect our health from the inside out. Outside of oral medications, there are technological advancements that help including the ible Airvida M1, an air purifier that you can take with you anywhere and anytime.

It is a fanless wearable device that provides 28-hour benefits for those with allergies to dust, pet dander, pollen, smoke, and other airborne irritants. It cleans the air by continuously creating 2,000,000 negative ions / cm3 to attract air pollutants and turn them into heavier particles so they easily fall to the ground.

The ible Airvida M1 effectively purifies PM2.5, pollen, and smoke near your face to ensure you breathe in clean air. It has a removal rate of 99.9 percent for PM 2.5, 95.3 percent for bacteria, and 86.4 percent Far Infrared emissivity to help improve blood circulation and body temperature.

Moreover, this ingenious health device can easily be worn as a necklace or as a collar clip. It doubles as a desk purifier when plugged into its charging stand. It works best paired with the Titanium necklace. Titanium is known for its anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant purposes.

The ible Airvida M1 has a sleek and modern design that fits with any style. It can easily pass as a fashion accessory and not as an air purifier. It is lightweight at just 20 grams and made from hypoallergenic PU material.

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The GIR Reusable Face Mask Puts Some Color In Keeping Viruses At Bay

It may be a while before we can go out in public sans wearing a face mask. It may become the new normal as we head into the rest of 2020 and just because it is a must to wear one, doesn’t mean we can only use the somber-colored masks that commonly come in gray, black, or white. We can go fashionable too as long as the mask has the proper filter. The GIR Reusable Face Mask helps keep the COVID-19 at bay while taking the dullness and mundane out of wearing face shields.

This breathable face mask comes in bright, fun colors with names such as Peach, Aqua, Air Kiss, Sunshine, Azure, and Royal. It also comes in black. It uses medical-grade, BPA & BPS free, FDA-approved, and LFGB-approved silicone that has holes on the front. These holes need to be covered with the filter, which you need to put in place yourself. You should ensure that there are no gaps where “free air” can flow.

The GIR Reusable Face Mask already comes with five filters that you must dispose of right away after use. The beauty of this product is you can use your own filter supply. It does not have to come from the manufacturer, although you can purchase additional ones from them too.

The GIR Reusable Face Mask should be worn snug across the face and secured behind the ears or head. You can sterilize it in the dishwasher, in the microwave for 90 seconds or in the oven for five minutes at 300 F. You can also clean it by vigorous hand washing using soap and hot water.  The mask is for personal use only and not to replace surgical or medical masks.

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The Sanitas Antibacterial Door Opener Kills Bacteria and Viral Species In A Matter of Hours

One way to help flatten the curve of the COVID-19 pandemic, besides physical distancing and quarantine, is by avoiding contact with bacteria or viral species. The Sanitas Antibacterial Door Opener makes this possible. This hygiene card does the touching for you so you eliminate the chance of infection.

It ensures your safety when you open doors, press elevator or ATM buttons, lift grocery bags, and more. Its 100 percent pure copper alloy construction makes it inherently antimicrobial. This means it kills bacteria, germs, and viral species within hours of contact. Suffice to say, it is self-sterilizing so you don’t have to worry about spraying it with sanitizer after use. It uses the oligodynamic effect to kill 99.9 percent of germs, spores, and viral species within four hours.

The Sanitas Antibacterial Door Opener is ultra-thin, as thin as your credit card, so it easily slips in your wallet or in your pocket. Even though it is from pure copper alloy, it still manages to remain lightweight. It also boasts an ergonomic design for a comfortable grip when in use. A hole on the frame allows you to attach it to a key ring, a paracord, or other tethers.

The Sanitas Antibacterial Door Opener is not only helpful in keeping you safe while out and about in the public. It also does not cramp up your style. It looks elegant with its shiny copper color and sleek design. Best of all, it remains durable even after several uses. Tested with over 1000 door handles, it remained strong and compact to withstand deformation.

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The Bestek M-CARE UV Sanitizing Sonic Toothbrush Whitens and Cleans

The problem with staying cooped up at home is we tend to get lazy to do anything even taking a bath or brushing our teeth. Next thing we know, we have a build-up of plaque and tooth decay which equates to a massive dental bill. Proper hygiene while in quarantine should remain important and it’s a good thing the Bestek M-CARE UV Sanitizing Sonic Toothbrush is there to help keep our teeth pearly white and clean without a visit to the dentist.

This toothbrush features three brush modes: standard, soft, and whitening. Standard provides whole mouth cleaning while the soft mode provides stimulating gum massage and good for sensitive teeth. Whitening, on the other hand, helps remove stains for whiter teeth with prolonged use.

The Bestek  M-CARE UV Sanitizing Sonic Toothbrush also comes with a timer: 2.00, 2.5, and 3.0 minutes and it remembers your selection for the next use. It also pauses every 30 seconds to let you know that it’s time to move to another quadrant of your mouth and the brush simply stops when your mouth reaches full clean.

Best of all, it comes with a UV sanitizing station to ensure your brush remains clean and bacteria-free for the next use. The wall-mounted station kills 99 percent of germs through UV light and automatically dries the toothbrush via hot air. It also automatically recharges your toothbrush.

The Bestek  M-CARE UV Sanitizing Sonic Toothbrush is IP-67 waterproof so you can still clean it under running water. It uses antibacterial, FDA-approved Dupont bristles that performs 31,000 strokes per minute. It also comes with a travel case and a battery life that lasts 21 days on standby.

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The Casio GBDH1000-1A7 is a G-SHOCK with a heart rate sensor for fitness buffs

The watch industry is having a hard time competing with the tech industry as smartwatches draw most of the sales. In fact, among the wearables available, the Apple Watch is the current king. Aside from the Cupertino tech outfit, other popular options are fitness trackers. In fact, in order to compete, some traditional watchmakers have even developed wearables of their own. Casio is presenting its own take with the GBDH1000-1A7 from its G-SHOCK lineup. This is just one of the many models under its MOVE catalog.

The Japanese company has been crafting some of the most reliable watches out there. The G-SHOCK series is perhaps the toughest ones that anybody can own. What makes the GBDH1000-1A7 different from the other variants is the inclusion of a heart rate sensor. This feature might not seem groundbreaking as almost every other modern smartwatch ship with the tech on board.

Casio is also equipping this G-SHOCK with a GPS system which will enhance how to monitors various activities. The combination of the location tracking technology and heart rate sensor gives users an overview of their fitness level and training milestones. Additionally, it can track real-time information such as speed, distance, and pace.

Athletes who closely monitor their performance and condition can take advantage of the VO2 max value calculation. This shows how well their cardio-pulmonary capacity compares to various stages of their training. The HD MIP LCD display of the GBDH1000-1A7 is protected by mineral glass. The case and bezel use a combination of resin and stainless-steel common among G-SHOCK models. Never worry about power because Casio adds solar charging to the list.

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The TR2 from Project Black should help first responders against the COVID-19 pandemic

Lately, we have been talking about how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting daily life. Infections show no signs of stopping anytime soon and healthcare workers are urging the public to do their part. In order to avoid COVID-19 transmissions, people should be staying indoors as much as possible. Meanwhile, if they absolutely need to step out to resupply essential items, social distancing and wearing protective equipment should be followed. Project Black understands the level of protection that should block out the virus and presents the TR2.

While regular folk can use surgical masks or those that meet the N95 standard to filter particles. Studies show that these are good enough, but first responders might require something more heavy-duty. That’s where the TR2 comes in as it offers military-grade performance. Aside from its specs, we find that the design just looks cool.

Depending on the situation, users might need to keep their masks on for longer periods of time. Thus, Project Black is designing it with comfort even with prolonged usage. The soft-touch medical-grade silicone forms a reliable seal and even works with facial hair. Thus, those who don’t want to shave for whatever reasons can still wear one.

This tactical respirator appears should benefit those who work in the front lines. This includes doctors, nurses, and emergency responders who regularly expose themselves to people who could be carrying SARS-COV-2. Unlike disposable alternatives, the TR2 features a replaceable filter. The manufacture claims that the strap options can adapt to various headgear for convenience. Additionally, the low-riding seals still leave enough room for eyewear.

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Keep safe amid the COVID-19 health crisis with the O2 Curve Mask 1.2

It looks like the coronavirus pandemic is not about to go away anytime soon. As such, we are constantly looking for new ways to entertain ourselves. Aside from watching Netflix or playing video games, browsing the internet is likewise an enjoyable hobby. Nevertheless, the fact remains that we need to occasionally step out to grab food and extra essentials. Since transmission of the virus normally happens through respiration, face masks are becoming a crucial commodity. Here we have the O2 Curve Mask 1.2 from O2 Industries that should get the job done.

While certain disposable types are good enough to block dangerous particles, there are better alternatives out there. Before wearing one, experts recommend that we check if there is a good seal around our noses and mouths. Therefore, cloth and similar types cannot fully protect users unlike the N95 respirators or surgical masks.

We tried wearing the latter and found that it feels definitely different from those made of cloth. It might feel a little harder to breathe due to the material’s properties. On the other hand, the O2 Curve Mask 1.2 promises superior breathability than most gear of its kind. Moreover, it flaunts a more stylish design than the more industrial-looking N95 respirators.

For those of our readers who are working in the medical field and directly with COVID-19 patients, we salute you. Thus, we can you to consider adding the O2 Curve Mask 1.2 to your conventional personal protective equipment (PPE) ensemble. The medical-grade silicone seal prevents the ingress of contaminants from the sides. Meanwhile, for outstanding comfort, the straps are highly adjustable. Each pack includes three electrostatic filters along with the robust shell.

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How alcohol can ruin men’s mental health

The condition of suffering from a mental health illness and a comorbid alcohol or drug abuse problem is called dual diagnosis or a co-occurring disorder. Discerning between an alcohol-induced mental illness and a mental condition that existed before an alcohol use disorder is not an easy task. Clinicians emphasize the importance of treating co-occurring disorders simultaneously as they usually create a vicious cycle. Treatment requires an integrated approach that helps a person to become and stay sober and address their psychological problems.

The Relationship between Alcohol Abuse and Mental Health

Co-occurring conditions have their own specific symptoms that may affect an individual’s ability to maintain a stable family life, perform at work or school, handle life’s difficulties, and empathize with others.

What is even worse, these health conditions also affect each other. When a mental health problem remains untreated, the alcohol abuse problem continues to worsen. And vice versa, the increase in alcohol consumption usually exacerbates the symptoms of a mental health issue. That’s why it’s important to find a rehab for men: men-only addiction treatment centers that offer medical help for patients with a dual diagnosis.

Don’t hesitate to seek help. You are not alone with this problem. 9.2 million American adults experienced a co-occurring mental illness and a substance use disorder in 2018. A report published in the Journal of the American Medical Association reveals that about 50% of individuals with severe mental health illness use some substance. And 37% of alcohol abusers suffer from at least one serious mental disorder.

What Happens To The Brain And Body From Alcoholism?

Alcohol abuse and addiction have many adverse effects on the body. Here are some of them:

  • Alcohol interferes with the absorption of vitamin B1, which is an important brain nutrient.
  • It changes metabolism, functions of the heart, and blood flow.
  • It is linked to poor nutrition.
  • Alcohol affects several parts of the brain; it contracts brain tissues, destroys brain cells, and depresses the central nervous system.
  • Binge drinking may lead to such alcohol-related brain diseases as cerebellar atrophy, hepatic encephalopathy, peripheral neuropathy, Wernicke’s encephalopathy, frontal lobe dysfunction, and Korsakoff’s amnesic syndrome.
  • Alcohol intoxication is a common reason of car accidents, fights, and falls that can lead to traumatic brain injuries.
What Kinds Of Mental Illnesses Can An Alcohol Addiction Cause?

People who abuse alcohol undergo changes in their behavior. They include:

  • An inability to set and stick to limits on how much and how often alcohol is consumed;
  • An inability to cut back on alcohol intake or quit drinking;
  • The occurrence of alcohol cravings between the episodes of drinking.

An addicted person who stops drinking or falls below a certain point starts experiencing the symptoms of withdrawal which can be really severe. Rapid and unexplainable mood swings are the major psychological indicator of the withdrawal syndrome. The person can feel depressed, anxious, nervous, or restless. They can lose mental clarity.

People who suffer from alcohol use disorder are at high risk of developing co-occurring mental disorders, such as:

  • Major depression and other depressive disorders;
  • Bipolar disorder (known as manic depression) and other bipolar disorders;
  • Anxiety disorders (social anxiety disorder, specific phobia, etc.);
  • Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

According to The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism’s (NIAAA) report, the risk of having depressive or bipolar disorder is roughly 3.6 to 4.1 times greater among alcohol-dependent people compared with the general population. Alcoholics experience anxiety disorders about 2.6 times more often than others and develop PTSD about 2.2 times more often.

Denial often gets in the way of seeking treatment for male addiction. It can be hard to admit that you can’t control alcohol consumption.

People often deny having mental health issues. The symptoms can frighten them, so they may ignore them and hope they disappear. Shame and fear are major barriers to admitting the problem. But these two health disorders can happen to anyone. And it takes more strength to admit an illness and seek a men-only rehab that to cover it up.

Treatment for Alcohol Abuse and Mental Illness

Mental illnesses may depend on the symptoms prior to alcohol consumption and/or develop because of it. To understand the diagnosis, medical professionals collect and analyze the following information: the patient’s gender, family history, and length of illness.

Since alcohol addiction can cause and exacerbate personality disorders, and mental issues often lead to relapses, both conditions must be treated concurrently. Men-only rehab programs for patients with dual diagnosis integrate treatment approaches for addiction and mental illness and include:

  • use of peer-led support groups
  • a “coaching” therapy style
  • medication regimens tailored to each patient’s specific syndromes.

Men’s rehabilitation employs special psychotherapeutic methods useful for dually diagnosed patients:

  • relapse-prevention therapy
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
  • motivational interviewing
  • social skills training groups.

Health should always be a priority. Don’t procrastinate with treatment. The sooner you get it, the better.

The Timex Ironman R300 GPS Delivers Ultimate Endurance

Aside from the Apple Watch series, Smartwatches are still having troubling gaining a sizeable foothold in the tech market. The Cupertino tech giant’s products have been receiving great feedback since the 4th-generation model. Perhaps it’s the suite of health-centric functionalities that draw people to its ecosystem. However, a major gripe among users is still the dismal battery life. For those of you who are after outstanding usage time, the Timex Ironman R300 GPS might be the one.

Some of you are likely the type of folk that love an active lifestyle. Therefore, it’s likely you have seen a fair share of fitness-oriented wearables. Some of the more popular ones out there are Fitbit and Garmin. Timex, on the other hand, is more of a traditional wristwatch kind of label for most of us. Nevertheless, that all changes once you see what its new smartwatch can do.

Those who have dipped their toes in endurance races know how gruelling it can be. On top of strength and speed, stamina is the defining attribute. Thus, the Ironman R300 GPS lives us to its name by boasting a whopping 25 days of usage time on a single charge. Keep in mind that this includes heart rate monitoring, smartphone connectivity, and other functions.

The only caveat we can see is that with continuous GPS tracking, this drops down to 20 hours. Still, this is way better than what others can deliver. The Timex Ironman R300 GPS is water-resistant up to 30 meters which is perfect for any type of workout. The soft silicone rubber strap keeps it snug and comfortable on your wrist. It costs $120 and even comes in three colors: Gray/Black, Silver-Tone, and Gray.

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Combat Airborne Pollutants With The MoLEKULE Air Purifier System

Generally, the majority of the population can go about their daily routine without any problems. However, if you’re part of the select few that suffer from allergies, then it most likely has a big impact on the quality of your life. If you’re one of the unfortunate few who struggles with all of the nasty after effects of an allergy attack, then the MoLEKULE air purifier might just be what you need.

Depending on how severe the reaction to the nasty issues of the day, individuals might have trouble completing tasks or functioning on a normal basis.

We’re pretty sure that most sufferers agree that the after effects are less than desirable. Everyone does not want to spend their time in a slump with a runny nose, itchy eyes, an irritated throat, and other unwanted symptoms.

Health experts suggest the use of HEPA filters to minimize the pollutants that cause an attack in the first place. However, extensive research shows that it might even contribute to the problem.

Tiny particles such as dust mites, pet dander, bacteria, mold, and others are essentially just trapped in between these filters. There is a possibility that the machine can just redistribute these pollutants as the air cycles throughout the room.

Moreover, there is a likelihood that the trapped bacteria and mold can multiply and circulate all over again.

Unlike the conventional HEPA filters used by households, the MoLEKULE air purifier apparently destroys these instead. Using advanced nanotechnology and as the name suggests, this air purifier obliterates these unwanted pollutants at the molecular level.

So, How Does It Work?

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According to the official product page, the device claims to stand out from conventional air purifiers through a unique patented system. The company calls is PECO, which stands for Photo Electrochemical Oxidation. Unlike regular HEPA filters that are designed to trap minute particles in the air.

The futuristic tech inside the MoLEKULE air purifier breaks down these air pollutants into something harmless.

It took a team of researchers an estimated two decades to develop the remarkable technology that sits within each device. The company describes it as something similar to how medical experts target cancer cells. It apparently relies on free radicals to encourage oxidization, which eliminates airborne pollutants.

Compared to HEPA filters, it can target particles that are 0.1 nanometers over the 300 nanometers, which is about a thousand times smaller than what the former can handle.

The process starts off with the 360-degree intake that sucks in the air into the machine. It then passes through a pre-filter that captures dander, dust, pollen, and other bigger particles. This leaves the remaining volatile organic compounds.

The air then goes through the nanoparticle-coated filter wherein the MoLEKULE air purifier and its innovative PECO system break everything down on a molecular level. So, what comes out on top is pure air that circulates throughout your living space.

Test Results And Operation

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To back up its claim, the manufacturer enlisted the help of third-party experts to properly test the product. The results show that the device is capable of removing all potential pollutants within a given area.

Moreover, a trial was performed with the participation of 28 individuals who are prone to allergies and asthma attacks. The outcome was reportedly very promising, potentially improving the quality of life of these individuals.

One MoLEKULE air purifier can reportedly filter a 600 square foot room once every hour. It operates quietly and on its Turbo setting, manages to output around 55 dBa of noise, which is as loud as a normal conversation.

There a total of three settings: Silent, Turbo Boost, and Auto.

Design And Versatility

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Given the above-mentioned information about the MoLEKULE air purifier, it already seems to be a worthwhile gadget to have in your home. However, it should be noted that its appearance is equally impressive. Majority of products in the same category often sport serviceable designs.

Sometimes, these items are visibly unattractive and stick out like a sore thumb in an otherwise pristine area.

You’ll be glad to know that this one is one stylish piece of technology. It measures 23 inches with a diameter of 8.25 inches. The whole thing clocks in at 18 pounds and can be easily transported around thanks to its leather handle. It touts a premium look with its machined aluminum body alongside a brushed texture finish.

The cherry on top both figuratively and literally is its touchscreen display that controls its operation.  For added convenience, the intuitive interface can be controlled wirelessly using the companion app available on both iOS and Android.

Price, Cost Of Maintenance, And User Opinions

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The price might be a determining factor to figure out if the machine is worth your purchase. Top-shelf HEPA technology air purifiers cost anywhere between $100 and $200.

Meanwhile, the high-end build quality and advanced nanotechnology of the MoLEKULE air purifier costs $799.

Additionally, the pre-filters, as well as the PECO filter, need to be replaced every 3 and six months respectively. The company provides a set of these after the initial purchase. The second set will be shipped to the consumer before the system needs replacement.

After the first year, owners can order each filter separately or grab a yearly plan to keep their air purifier working as intended. Replacing them is designed to be a foolproof process. Users just need to twist the device open, change the filters, and twist toward the opposite direction to close.

A yearly subscription service costs $129 and is evidently a little steep in our opinion. Overall, the price is understandably prohibitive for a lot of consumers, but its promise of next-generation purification functions is an attractive option for those who want relief from allergies and more.

The company reveals that its engineers continue to research new ways to improve its filters. Therefore, owners can look forward to the most modern technology in air purification with every replacement package they receive.

For those who are still on the fence regarding the MoLEKULE air purifier, it is apparent that the majority of user feedback sounds positive. The high-end price point is clearly its biggest downside, but its reported benefits seem like a worthwhile compromise.

For people who are ready to improve their quality of life minus the allergies, this might be just what you need.

Best 6 Under Desk Treadmills

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The first treadmill for work in our guide is this rather awesome Rebel Treadmill 1000 under desk treadmill from Rebel Desk. Rebel Desk is a company that was established by Kathleen Hale after she had put up with the pain and strain on her joints and muscles that working at a desk all day, long enough. Thus, the office treadmill was born. As one of the first purpose-built treadmills for work on the market, it’s still one of the best. With Rebel Desk you get a slick, appealing and reliable exercise station that, although it’s simplistic and minimalist in design, this makes it a fuss-free piece of equipment.

If you don’t like having to deal with a complicated setup or assembling your office treadmill, then the Rebel Treadmill 1000 is perfect. It comes fully assembled, weighs just 88lbs and is easy enough to setup. All you need to do is take it from the box, roll it into place beneath your standing desk or any tall counter, place the connected console onto the desk and press start. There’s really nothing else to it. With an ultra-quiet 1.5hp DC operation motor, you’ll be able to walk while working, without fear of disturbing your fellow colleagues or anyone else you may be talking to. That includes those on the phone, on video chats and just people in your office.

Robust and sturdy, the Rebel 1000 has a stainless-steel construction and as capable of handling a maximum weight of 250-pounds, it’s a good allrounder. The fact that it comes with a 20-years warranty for the frame, 2-years warrant for the motor and 1-year warranty for labor and parts, means your significant investment is suitably protected. There’s cheaper models on the market. This much is true, but if you’re looking for more than just an affordable treadmill, but one that’s effective and easy to use, then this is a great option. Consider being a Rebel Desk Jockey, with this great treadmill.

Pros

  • checkExtremely lightweight and portable
  • checkVery quiet running motor
  • checkAffordable and competitively priced
  • checkDoes not require assembly
  • checkComfortable walking on in socks/slippers
  • checkCushioned deck prevents joint/knee damage

Cons

  • cross-altSide rails not very strong
  • cross-altOften sounds creaky when used

Specs

  • Weight 250lbs
  • Dimensions 63 x 24-inches
  • Speed Range 0.5 – 2.0mph
  • Running Area 18.1 x 49.6-inches
  • Step Up Height 4.0-inches
2LifeSpan Fitness TR1200-DT3 Under Desk Treadmill

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Next up we have the LifeSpan TR1200-DT3 model, which is a streamlined and upgraded version of the manufacturer’s TR800-DT3 treadmill. This has been built with a much lower step-up height and wider walking area. Given it’s got a slightly more powerful motor that provides 2.25hp, compared to the above, it still works surprisingly quiet. That’s even regardless the intensity or speed of your workout. This obviously makes it highly desirable for both home and work use as an under desk treadmill. The console that comes with the TR1200-DT3 has a cool, contemporary look and feel and is small enough to sit on a desk, beside your phone and computer without taking too much space up.

LifeSpan have also ensured that the console is quick and simple to use and as well as starting and stopping the machine, you can also alter the speed from 0.4 all the way up to 4mph. From the screen you can check out your progress during workouts, with metrics for step count, elapsed time, calories burned, distanced covered and speed. Thanks to the Bluetooth connectivity, you can sync the console with the exclusive Active Trac App and use this to monitor your fitness progress over time. This obviously helps you by giving you greater control over your workouts and the results you gain from them.

Rather than relying on a pedometer, the treadmill uses Intelli-Step to record the number of steps you walk during a workout. There’s also the addition of the Intelli-Guard feature that detects any non-movement and pauses the belt automatically incase you have stepped off it to use the toilet or deal with a call or an appointment. If you’re looking for a durable starter under desk treadmill that provides you with enough features, has a large weight capacity and more comfortable walking area, this is for you.

Pros

  • checkWider speed range than others from 0.4 to 4mph
  • checkAdvanced Inteilli-Guard and Intelli-Step features
  • check6 shock absorbers to protect your joints
  • checkBluetooth-connectivity for syncing to Active Trac App
  • checkKey for safe emergency stops
  • checkGenerous weight capacity of 350lbs

Cons

  • cross-altThe buttons need to be pressed very hard
  • cross-altIrritating beeps when buttons pressed

Specs

  • Weight 350lbs
  • Dimensions 63 x 28.5 x 7.25-inches
  • Speed Range 0.4 – 4.0mph
  • Running Area 20 x 50-inches
  • Step Up Height 4.6-inches
3IPO Smart Walk Folding Treadmill

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The IPO Folding treadmill won the reddot award 2018 and it’s not hard to see why it was considered a top product. It’s got an incredibly slimline design that borrows from modern smartphone designs, integrating sports tech and pushing the standards for treadmills. The width of the running belt is a roomy 18-inches, the same width as standard treadmills found at gyms. Despite the size though, it weighs a rather lightweight 64lbs, 200% lighter than a standard model. What we especially like about this is the various storage options it benefits from.

For starters it has a pulley-style design that means it can be moved and slid out under your desk or out from it, as necessary. As they’re made from great rubber, they are highly resistant to wear and tear, and won’t scratch the flooring in your office or wherever you set it up. As well as its slimline and low profile making it easy to store under things, it also comes with magnetic wall stickers that mean it can be affixed to the wall when its not being used.

In terms of using it, this has been kitted out with smart, interactive features that make controlling it a cinch. To start the treadmill, you take three steps. To speed it up, you run or walk faster on the front section, and when you want to maintain speed you move to the middle section and then to lower your speed again you move to the back. The digital LED display allows you to keep track of your distance, steps and time. Again, this is another that’s powered by a strong, but quiet motor producing 0.5hp.

Pros

  • checkPlenty of storage options
  • checkIntelligent speed control options
  • checkOptional hydraulic handrail
  • checkSmart and interactive controls
  • checkLightweight and compact
  • checkDouble speed option with handrail

Cons

  • cross-altCould provide more detailed metrics
  • cross-altSmart functionality could be better

Specs

  • Weight 220lbs
  • Dimensions 57 x 26 x 3.5-inches
  • Speed Range 0.37 – 4.97mph
  • Running Area 47 x 18-inches
  • Step Up Height N/A
4Titan Fitness Under Desk Walking Treadmill

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From the highly regarded and industry leading gym equipment and fitness brand Titan Fitness, comes the next under desk treadmill in our guide. Its walking area is similarly wide like many others in our guide at 18-inches, while being a little longer at 53-inches. Despite its bigger size though, it still retains a similarly low-profile of 8-inches high and is therefore compatible with a wide variety of standing desks. Titan Fitness have also ensured that it’s virtually good-to-go straight out of its box. You simply need to plug it in and press a few buttons and you can start working out as you work.

With the Titan Fitness under desk walking treadmill, you get the benefit of a handy and incredibly detailed computer. Metrics displayed on the screen include time, speed, laps, steps, distance traveled, and calories burned. There’s also buttons that enable you to select different speed options, whether you’re adjusting it using the presets or the up and down button. You also start and stop the machine from the computer console. Speaking of speed, this treadmill can run from 0 to 4mph, so isn’t really designed to run on, but will provide more than enough of a walking workout for you.

A nice bonus for this treadmill is the fact that it’s compatible with the FITSHOW App. You can use this to track your fitness routine and progress over a longer period than just each day. Really, if you’re looking for a no-nonsense at desk treadmill, the Titan Fitness might be a great option.

Pros

  • checkComprehensive, yet simple to use console
  • checkLow 8-inch profile
  • checkCapable of reaching 4mph
  • checkTracks a full range of metrics
  • checkReasonable weight capacity for price
  • checkCompatible with FITSHOW App

Cons

  • cross-altConsole cycles through the metrics
  • cross-altHeavy unit is hard to move

Specs

  • Weight 250lbs
  • Dimensions 65 x 25 x 8-inches
  • Speed Range 0 – 4mph
  • Running Area 53 x 18-inches
  • Step Up Height 6-inches
5iMovR ThermoTread GT Desk Treadmill

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From iMovR comes our next one, namely the ThermoTread GT Desk Treadmill. This is a very professional and aesthetically-pleasing machine that’s been made with at home and office use firmly in mind. One of the things that iMovR have clearly put a lot of time and effort into is the noise level generated by the treadmill and its working motor. Even as it produces a healthy and robust 3.0HP and 4000RPM, it still only produces around 42.7dB of noise. For those of you whom that’s just numbers to, that’s less than the noise generated by a standard office HVAC system. So, if you’re looking for a quiet operating model, this could be for you.

That’s not all though, as the motor has been specifically designed with lower speeds in mind, it remains reliable and lasts for much longer than running treadmills. Its maximum speed may not sound too impressive at 2.5mph, but trust us on this, that’s more than enough when you’re trying to field sales calls and carry out boring data entry on Excel. The lower speed also makes it a lot safer to use in the work environment and you’re less likely to experience fatigue or cardio exhaustion. The clever design also benefits from a silent-running cooling fan that stops the motor burning out, even when it’s used every day for several hours.

The cherry on an already tasty piece of cake (sorry, speaking of cake might not be doing a lot of good when you’re trying to keep fit and lose weight, but anyway), is the console with its clear and bright LCD touchscreen. This is as easy to use as a smartphone and therefore not like those complicated monitors at the gym. It displays metrics such as your distance travelled, walking speed, walking time, standing time and of course, calories burned. It also comes with a USB port for downloading upgrades to the software. Bakelite material that’s 1-inch thick has been incorporated to give the treadmill a more stable standing and this is also bolstered by 6 shock absorbers. Awesome.

Pros

  • checkEasy to use touchscreen LCD console
  • checkUSB port for future-proofing software
  • checkSilent-running fan ensures motor stays cool
  • checkExceptionally quiet, but powerful motor
  • check6 shock absorbers reduces fatigue
  • check6 shock absorbers reduces fatigue

Cons

  • cross-altHarder to move around, as it weighs 147lbs
  • cross-altLow high-speed option

Specs

  • Weight 400lbs
  • Dimensions 67.5 x 28.35 x 9.5-inches
  • Speed Range 0.5 – 2.5mph
  • Running Area 20 x 50-inches
  • Step Up Height 5-inches
6Conquer Under Desk Portable Electric Treadmill

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Last in our guide is this model from Conquer Equipment, who have been offering high-quality fitness equipment, standing desks, racing products, cycling accessories and a whole lot more since back in 208. So, yes, they know a thing or two about designing and producing under desk treadmills that are high-performance and easy to use. That’s exactly what could be said about this electric walking treadmill. Its low-profile and compact design makes it the perfect choice for your home office or business premises. The fact that it’s on the market for such a competitively affordable price, makes it hard to pass on.

Consider its price though, you’d probably imagine its low speed would be much lower than its 0.6 to 3.7MPH but Conquer Equipment do know their stuff. If you’re worried about lugging it around from one place to the other in your office or home, don’t. Conquer Equipment have ensured that it can be easily moved and stored, thanks to the two wheels incorporated into the front of the machine. Additionally, it can also be folded up vertically to a space-saving 53-inches high. From the moment you get your hands on this cool thing, you can use it, as it does not require any assembly whatsoever. So, if you’re not a fan of flatpack and complicated upside-down instructions, it’s for you.

There’s no clunky console. However, you do have the benefit of a remote control. It can be a bit of a pain having to bend over to turn on and off your treadmill, especially if you’ve already worked up quite a sweat. With the remote control though, you can start, stop and adjust the speed of the treadmill. Although we’re not going to discuss it in detail here, it’s worth noting that Conquer Equipment have designed and produced several excellent accessories, such as the Portable Standing Desk Workstation and the Height-adjustable Standing Desk. Check them out.

Pros

  • checkBudget price, but well-designed
  • checkSpeed range, perfect for walking
  • checkHandy wheels for easy storage
  • checkPractical vertical storage options
  • checkNo assembly required to setup
  • checkEasy to use controls

Cons

  • cross-altCould benefit with a display
  • cross-altRemote has a flimsy design

Specs

  • Weight 188lbs
  • Dimensions 54 x 23 x 5.5-inches
  • Speed Range 0.6 – 3.7MPH
  • Running Area 41.5 x 16-inches
  • Step Up Height N/A

BUYING GUIDE & FAQ’S

Things to consider when buying an under desk treadmill

Even though we’ve managed to present you with an easier an easy to digest guide to what we feel are the 6 best treadmills for walking on while you work that are available now. It may be that you need help with whittling that list down further. We don’t blame you, as there’s not too much between many of the treadmills highlighted above.

Of course, one of the best ways to figure out what would be the best treadmill for you and your work environment, would be to look at the things you need to consider when buying one. In this section, we’ve listed the features, specification and other details that you should always think carefully about when choosing a at your desk-style treadmill.

  • Brand – As we will discuss in greater detail towards the end of this guide, there’s a huge difference between a treadmill that’s been designed for walking on and one that’s a running treadmill that’s been repurposed. Why are we noting that here? Because, in order to ensure you buy one specially-designed for walking on, you need to choose a reputable brand. The brands whose products we’ve reviewed above are 6 that we would highly recommend.
  • Price – The cost is never something you should solely make a buying decision on, but it should always be taken into consideration. Under desk treadmills are available at various price points and this is usually dictated by the range of features they have. In order to get the best under desk treadmill, you need to consider features you really want and whether your budget will allow it.
  • Treadmill Weight – The actual weight of the treadmill is something you’ll have to think about. If you’re intending on moving the treadmill at all or need to because of work or cleaning being done in your place of work or home office, it’s better that its as lightweight as possible. That’s why we’ve highlighted that specification along with other important details for the treadmills we’ve reviewed above.
  • Capacity – Although this is hopefully common-sense, it’s important you check the maximum weight capacity of an under desk treadmill before investing in it. Not all are designed and built equally, and it’s important to find the right one for your size and weight to prevent accidents or damages from occurring. It may be a little humbling, but you need to be honest with yourself and buy the treadmill that’s most appropriate for your actual weight, not the weight you are in your head.
  • Noise Level – Obviously, as you’ll be working while working out, you need to pay close attention to the level of noise different under desk treadmills generate. This is especially important if you work in a busy office space with others or spend a lot of time on the phone, talking to colleagues, customers and/or clients. No-one wants to hear something that’s even louder than the office air con unit or a trash compacter working through tons of garbage. Several of the treadmill models featured above benefit from having near-silent running motors powering them.
  • Safety Features – Safety should always be a priority when using exercise equipment. It’s best to look for a treadmill with as wide a tread as possible, for the available space you have in your office or workplace. Many under desk treadmills come complete with shock absorbers that help reduce the chance of experiencing pain in your joints, muscles and bones. Many models feature emergency stop keys and other automatic stop functions.
  • Console – While the largest part of the treadmill will be the desk component, if you’re looking to get the best out of your daily workouts as possible, it’s important to find one with a good console. It should have a clear and visible screen to provide you with the necessary metrics and data you need to assess your performance. Although many don’t, most highlighted above feature some display and console of some kind. Metrics worth ensuring that a treadmill tracks and displays includes – time, speed, steps walked, distance travelled, and calories burned.
  • Speed – The speed capacity of under desk treadmills is also important, because although you will spend most of your time working and walking, there may be breaks from work when you want to run. Having a treadmill with and adjustable speed, is obviously a must. Remember, you’re not looking to be racing to a sprint, but you want a reasonable range to choose from.
  • Available Space – It’s also important that you consider the available space you have under your desk. The dimensions have been highlighted clearly in the specifications of each under desk model we’ve covered in our guide above. If you’ve got a particularly small desk, it may be worth investing in a larger one. As under desk treadmills are meant to be used with standing desks, you should measure for one to ensure you have the available space.
  • Handy Extras – In addition to the above many under desk treadmills feature notable extras, whether its extra functions, features or accessories. Remote controls are especially handy, as they give you the convenience and hassle-free ability to switch your treadmill on, off or alter the speed without reaching to touch it or even the console. Another handy extra is USB ports and Bluetooth connectivity that helps you to sync up the treadmill with your smartphone or activity tracker. This adds a whole extra dimension to your workout and allows you to track your progress more comprehensively.

Benefits of using an under desk treadmill

Perhaps you’re still on the fence a little and need a nudge in the right direction as to whether you should invest in one of these special treadmills or not. Obviously, any amount of working out or fitness you do in your life will help you. However, if the gym scares you or you just don’t have the time available in your schedule, it’s worth knowing just how good walking can be for your health in general. To give you an idea, we’ve put together a list of the major benefits that come from walking regularly, by using an under the desk treadmill.

  • Walking on a regular basis helps to increase your metabolism and in turn build lean muscles while burning calories and shifting unwanted fat.
  • Helps to improve your balance and coordination, that in turn can not only help your fitness and ability to work out, but also with your ability to work at your job.
  • Can be mood enhancing, so if you’re prone to feeling down or low, or just under it all at work a little, walking can improve your state of mind, while boosting your self-confidence and mental cognition, which contributes to better self-esteem and sleeping patterns. All of which will make you feel more positive about each working day and push you to achieve more and do better.
  • Strengthens your bones and muscles, as it helps to improve your blood circulation.
  • Reduces your chances of suffering from type 2 diabetes, hypertension and even heart diseases by over 50%. If that’s not motivational enough, we’re not quite sure what really would be!
  • Reduces the amount of unnecessary pressure placed on your muscles and joints, while correcting your posture and helping to reduce low back and joint pain.
  • Helps to stimulate your mind, which can have a positive effect on the quality of your work and your productivity levels.

How to use an under desk treadmill properly

Before investing in one of the great treadmills we’ve featured above, its also worth thinking about how you use an under desk treadmill properly. We’ve highlighted some of the important safety considerations you need to make to ensure you get the best out of using an under desk treadmill.

  • Note the Weight Capacity – The maximum capacity is not there just for fun, it’s there because that’s the amount of weight that treadmill is able to cope with, while in use. Even if it does run for some time with more weight than stated in the paperwork or in our review, over time it will eventually wear down much quicker than it would if you’d followed the guidelines.
  • Footwear – First things first, invest in a good pair of shoes that encourage good posture, won’t damage the treadmill belt and are, crucially, comfortable to wear for long periods of time.
  • Walking speed – Ideally you should aim to walk at a speed of around 1 to 2mph while you are working. Although you can build up your speed a little, you need to be careful because the faster you walk, the faster it may be to speak on the phone and use the computer. Additionally, walking too quickly too soon will increase how much you sweat.
  • Safety Clips – Most under desk treadmills come with safety clips. Even if you’re sure you won’t fall, it’s still best to use these as they will prevent accidents.
  • Session Length – Although you may be tempted to walk on your under desk treadmill all day, you don’t have to. It’s thought that around 30-minutes a day is a sufficient amount of time to spend walking. Particularly in the beginning anyway. As you get used to it, you could consider increasing your session lengths.

Walking treadmill vs Running treadmill – What’s the difference?

As the demand for treadmills suitable for under desks and in workplaces has increased over the last decade or so, you will find that there is a huge difference in quality. While many under desk treadmills are designed specifically for use in the workplace and in offices, others are simply retreading of treadmills that were designed for use in a gym setting.

Although that might not seem like a particularly big deal, there are some differences between the two that are important to note. The speed range, for example, is one area where there’s a big difference between workplace treadmills and those that have been repurposed. If the treadmill has a speed range of anything more than around 4.0mph, then it was probably used in a gym or as a home gym treadmill before. Office treadmills tend to be quieter too, so if you find a model that makes a lot of noisy, it may be the case that it is just a running treadmill that’s been remarketed or repurposed for the working walkers crowd.

There’s also the important fact that running treadmills are not generally designed to function well at lower speeds over longer periods of time. They simply don’t have the appropriate motor torque rating for this kind of use. If you’re a little confused, let us explain it a little better. If your treadmill has a peak torque range designed for higher walking and running speeds, it will burn out far quicker if you are only using it for slower walking speeds.

So, if you’re looking to walk on a treadmill at work, you need to invest in one that has been specifically designed with that use in mind. You can usually tell this, over and above the tips mentioned above, by whether it’s from a reputable brand. For example, Rebel Desk, Conquer Equipment and iMovR, along with Titan and LifeSpan all make purpose-built standing desk and workstation-compatible treadmills.

Tread Lightly, Sure, but Make Sure You Do Tread!

That’s it dudes, we’ve reached the point in our guide where we like to take a little time to wind things up. We really hope you appreciate the work we’ve put in and enjoyed looking at the different options for treadmills that are suitable for under your desk, whether it’s at the office or in your home. We’re sure we’ve shown enough of a variety that you’ll be able to find the right model for you. You really need to decide whether you want to invest in or not. That’s why we’ve emphasized the benefits in our buyer’s guide. Before all that though, what have we learned from our look at the best of the best compact walking treadmills?

We’ve learned that there was more choice than even our team at Men’s Gear were aware of. That’s saying a lot, considering how much we love gadgets and gizmos here. There’s a wide price range, sure. What we were very surprised about though, was the fact that very often, some of our favorite models were the lower-priced models. That’s not to say that the most expensive, weren’t worth the investment. But it just goes to show that price isn’t always the best thing to guide whether something is of good quality or not. There’s more involved.

That’s why when looking for that treadmill that you can use with that fancy workstation or standing desk, that you should always consider more. You’ll undoubtedly have a budget, but you need to think about things like weight capacity, the level of speed you want to walk at and how detailed you want to be able to track your progress. Determining these, will help you to figure out the best model for you.

With that, there’s not a lot else to say. It’s a more crucial time than ever to break from the trappings of our sedentary lifestyles. With obesity and other health issues a real problem, one way to combat this is with these ingenious fitness machines. Just walking 20 to 30-minutes a day can make all the difference. So, really, what are you waiting for exactly?

Best Brookstone Massagers

BEST BROOKSTONE MASSAGERS

1Brookstone Cordless Shiatsu Neck & Back Massager with Heat

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First in our guide is this Brookstone Shiatsu neck and back massager. This conveniently designed massager helps to easily relieve tension and pain in tired and tight muscles anywhere on your neck or back. It’s incredibly easy to use – simply slide your hands into the comfortable handles and you’re ready to go. Thanks to the rechargeable battery and cordless design, you’re able to use it just about anywhere without feeling tethered to a mains supply or any annoying cable getting in the way. To hit the spot you need massaged most, you simply raise or lower the handles to place the satisfyingly-deep kneading nodes over the areas that need it most.

In total, there’s eight nodes incorporated into the design, all ready to work hard for you. With three different intensity levels to choose from and two massaging mods, you’ll find it easy to find the right setting for your aches and pains. The addition of heat provides your shoulders, neck and back muscles with even more relief.

The last thing you’d want when using a massager, like this Brookstone massager is to feel weighed down. Fortunately, it only weighs 4.05-pounds, which is hardly going to add undue pressure. It’s just perfect, in fact, and will leave your muscles feeling as if Kaito or Hinata have worked their expert hands over you. Although a little on the pricey side, it more than makes up for its efficiency and convivence.

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  • checkOption of heated pads for extra relief
  • checkLightweight and cordless

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  • Weight 4.0lbs
  • Target Area Neck and Back
  • Heated Yes
  • Cordless Yes
2Brookstone Max 2 Cordless Dual-Node Percussion Massager

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Next up is this rather awesome Brookstone handheld massager. Again, this benefits from a rechargeable battery and cordless design, but also offers the versatility of being handheld. That means that virtually anywhere on your body, or a partner’s can be massaged until it feels better. With a 3.8-pounds sturdy machine-engineered aluminum body, it’s built to last without feeling too cumbersome or heavy. It can be directed across problem areas at whatever angle with the use of the two ergonomic and conveniently placed handles.

As this is a percussion massager, the nodes move up and down giving you a much deeper massage. The versatility of this device is matched by the variety of options you have. As well as the choice of three specific programs for different deep tissue massages, there’s also the option to customize your experience further. You can do this by choosing the massage speed that’s best for you, from 1,750 to 2,550RMS.

Looking for a soothing, energizing or maybe even a pulsating massage? This can provide the massage experience you’re looking for. We really like the fact that you can use this device on your own or with the help of a willing partner too.

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  • checkCompetitively priced
  • checkWide range of speeds
  • checkThree preset massage programs

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  • Weight 3.8lbs
  • Target Area All over
  • Heated No
  • Cordless Yes
3Brookstone Active Sport Massager

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Perhaps you are more specifically looking for the best Brookstone massager to combine with your sporting activities. This Brookstone Active Sport Massager is a worthy contender for that kind of use. It has been designed specifically to target your hard-working muscles, whether you’re hitting the gym to buff up or have been training hard for that 10k or triathlon. Although it is not cordless like a lot of the other models in this guide, it offers a lot of versatility in that it features interchangeable nods.

There’s a total of three different nodes to choose from – the wide-coverage node for greater surface areas, along with the ball and pinpoint node for greater intensity on precise areas. The fact that it’s a percussion-style massager means that it works into the muscle tissue deeper for greater relief. Combine that with the adjustable speed control and you have all you need for the perfect DIY massage after a strenuous workout.

As we noted, this is not cordless, but that won’t matter much as it’s got an extremely generous seven-foot cable. What’s more, at just 2.12-pounds it is rather lightweight and easy to maneuver to target the areas where you need it most.

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  • checkThree interchangeable nodes
  • checkSeven-foot power cord
  • checkDeep and penetrating massages

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  • Weight 2.12lbs
  • Target Area All over
  • Heated No
  • Cordless No
4Brookstone Shiatsu Neck and Back Massager with Heat (Corded)

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If this looks familiar to the Brookstone Shiatsu neck and back massager we featured at the top, that’s because it is virtually the same device. The main difference between this version and that one is that it is corded, not cordless. Although we’d generally consider the other to be best because it’s cordless, we appreciate that this may be more within your price range if you’re looking to save a little money. Essentially, it’s the same machine though, you’re just tethered to the mains, that’s all.

As the above model, it’s designed to target pain and tension specifically in the back and neck region of your body. Using it is easy – you just slip your hands into the grips and then slide the strap up and down your body, working the nodes over the troubled areas. There’s eight nodes in total, all ready to work their magic. It may not be a Swedish masseuse named Olga, but it’s the next best thing and more convenient too.

In addition to the nodes though, there’s also the option to add a little heat, increasing the effectiveness. The cord aside, the design is still incredibly lightweight. So, you get all the benefit of a great massage, that you can perform on yourself, without adding extra strain and pressure on your muscles.

Pros

  • checkEight effective massage nodes
  • checkOption of heat
  • checkTwo massage programs

Cons

  • cross-altHeat could be a bit better

Specs

  • Weight 4lbs
  • Target Area Neck and Back
  • Heated Yes
  • Cordless No
5Brookstone Shiatsu Foot Massager with Heat

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Spend a lot of your feet at work and in life in general? For tired and aching feet, you need the next Brookstone massager in our guide. That is, this Brookstone Shiatsu foot massager with heat. Slip your feet into the holes after a long and hard day or week and allow the dynamic-squeeze air compression and deep-kneading massage rollers work their magic on your feet. What we especially love and we’re sure you’ll love too is the fact that it has a streamlined design that will fir just about anywhere.

So, whether you just want to use it at home or take it to work with you, you can benefit from the relief to all that pain and discomfort. Like many Brookstone massagers in our guide you have the choice of three different auto-massage programs – energize, pulse and soothe. In addition to the air compression and kneading rollers, there’s also the element of heat that will help to increase its effectiveness.

Although it’s not cordless, it does come with a cord wrap incorporated into the design which ensures your cable is always kept out of the way. As feet are obviously not the most hygienic things in the world, another great feature is the zip-out and removable linings that Brookstone have included into the design. That means you can clean them between uses. Give your feet the attention they deserve.

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  • checkCombination of air compression and kneading rollers
  • checkHeat element for extra pain relief
  • checkBuilt-in cable tidy

Cons

  • cross-altMay be too rough for some

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  • Weight 12.65lbs
  • Target Area Feet
  • Heated Yes
  • Cordless No

6Brookstone 2-in-1 Tapping and Shiatsu Neck and Shoulder Massager

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Who doesn’t like to see their money go a little further? Well, that’s what’s possible when you choose this 2-in-1 Brookstone massager. Two in one is very apt, as that’s just what it offers – two popular massage techniques for the price of one. The two massage types are the Shiatsu and Tapping. While the Shiatsu form of massage involved deep-kneading and circular motions on specific acupressure points, the Tapping form is more percussive and involves light-knocking movements.

This model is designed in a similar way to the other neck and shoulder and back massagers already mentioned in the guide. You have two handles that you slip your hands into and can move the massaging nodes over the areas you are looking to target. As well as a choice between either tapping or shiatsu, you can also choose to benefit from both at the same time. Therefore, you’ll get an even more effective massage session using it.

Like many of the top Brookstone massages though, it also has the additional element of heat to give your muscles and all those nasty knots relief. As if that wasn’t enough versatility, you also can choose from three levels of intensity.

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  • checkShiatsu and Tapping massage

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  • cross-altNot cordless

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  • Target Area Neck and Shoulder
  • Heated Yes
  • Cordless No
7Brookstone 3D Back Massager

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Do you find there’s that one spot at the small of your back that always feels tight or achy, but unless you go to a massage therapist, you can’t reach it? With this Brookstone back massager, that’s no longer a problem. This model is called a 3D massager because it offers a design that almost-perfectly follows the contours of your back muscles. It has a total of 12 Shiatsu massage nodes that deeply knead at those tired and strained muscles in both your upper and lower back, depending on the way you position it.

Although it’s not cordless, it’s designed to fit on your chair, so it’s not really the type of massager you need to move around to get the best use out of it. It does, however, mean that you need to ensure you have a chair close enough to a mains supply. Brookstone have designed the massager to fit in most chairs, so whether you’re planning on using it at home or while you’re at work, you can.

The LEDs is perhaps the most curious feature. Curious or ridiculous, but it does help to highlight where exactly the massager is soothing. As a nice extra, the color changes when the direction of the massage program has changed. A must for all desk jockeys and high-flying call center sales reps.

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  • check3D design contours with your back
  • checkFits in almost any chair

Cons

  • cross-altInterestingly, too powerful for some

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  • Weight 6.6lbs
  • Target Area Back
  • Heated No
  • Cordless No
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Do you love those massage chairs you often get at gyms, sports centers and some spas? Although it would be great to spend time in one of them, every day, it’s not really an option. Well, not unless you want to take lots of time off work. That is, unless you fancy investing in this rather awesome Brookstone massage chair topper. With it, you can turn just about any chair into a fully-functioning massage chair.

The rolling and Shiatsu nodes work their way over the entire area of your back giving it an amazing massage. It’s also able to target specific parts of your back with precision. A great addition to the design is the dynamic-squeeze chambers of air that sit at the waist and hips contracting and expanding. What is their purpose? To simulate the actions of a professional massage therapist. As well as making you feel better, it also helps to increase your circulation.

By far, our favorite feature of this massaging accessory is the fact it comes with a remote control. Having full access to all the controls means that you don’t have to get out of your seat to change the different settings. You, therefore, just need to sit back and relax and can switch and change the different zones you want to target, operating the air chambers, switching the heat, intensity and style. Want an incredible massage at work? Get the Brookstone massage chair topper.

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  • checkHandheld remote control
  • checkMimics a real massage therapist’s squeezing
  • checkTransforms any chair into a massage chair

Cons

  • cross-altNot as effective for taller guys

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  • Weight 15.56lbs
  • Target Area Back and Shoulders
  • Heated Yes
  • Cordless No
9Brookstone Rock and Recline Shiatsu Massage Chair

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Whereas the products we’ve featured up to this point in our guide have been small massagers, the next is a full-on Brookstone massage chair. Brookstone are well-known for their high-end massage chairs. If you have very limited space, that doesn’t mean you’re not able to have a massage chair. Not as this specific model, which is appropriately called the Rock and Recline. It has a more compact size, but with the same reclining functionality as a full-size model.

At the end of a rough day at work, you can come home and sink into the chair and let the Shiatsu, rolling and tapping motions work at your aching and tight muscles. Once settled, recline and the special L-track rollers can work their magic up and down your back and underneath your glutes. You have the option to choose between four effective auto programs, Energize, Stress Relief, Relax and Quick.

In a similar fashion to most of the top Brookstone massagers, there’s the option to add heat into the mix when you’re enjoying a deep and satisfying time. The heat helps to work through that tension and increase your circulation, as well as a plethora of other great benefits too. Our favorite feature, without a doubt, though, is the handheld remote control. This means you can relax and switch through the different presets and customize your experience, without getting up out of the seat. Ultimate in relaxation!

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  • checkDelivers exceptional relief to back and glutes
  • checkFour preset massage programs
  • checkHeat can be added to any program

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  • cross-altMaximum capacity 265lbs

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  • Weight 82lbs
  • Target Area Back and Glutes
  • Heated Yes
  • Cordless No
10Brookstone ReAct Shiatsu Massage Chair

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Sometimes a more cumbersome and bulkier shaped massager is not practical for shoving in your gym bag or taking to work with you for during your breaks. That’s when you are looking for something more portable. Something perhaps like one of the most compact of all the Brookstone handheld massagers, in other words, this mobile sport massager. Thanks to the large percussion massage node, it still manages to pack a suitably calming and relaxing punch, despite being a lot smaller compared to others on the market.

Its handheld design makes it relatively easy to maneuver over the parts of your body that hurt the most. So, if it’s leg day and you need to soothe your hard-worked quads or arm day and your biceps are aching, this is the perfect accessory for you. The fact that it’s cordless makes us love it even more, as you don’t have to worry about a pain in the neck cable getting in the way of, well, massaging that pain in your neck.

It’s also incredibly versatile thanks to the adjustable speed settings, so you can switch it up a gear for a more intense massage or relax with a slower and deeper one.

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  • checkCompact and lightweight
  • checkCordless for extra portability
  • checkLarge node

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  • cross-altNo heat setting or vibration

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  • Weight 2.15lbs
  • Target Area All over
  • Heated No
  • Cordles Yes
11Brookstone ReAct Shiatsu Massage Chair

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The penultimate Brookstone massager on our list is another full-on, but still very compact and lightweight (considering) massage chair. The Brookstone ReAct massage chair is perfect if you regularly have aching and tense muscles that need a little bit of TLC. It doesn’t matter if you injured yourself playing golf at the weekend, or whether it was pulling a muscle on the job or just because you want to chill out in front of some Netflix, the ReAct may be the addition to your home or office you need. This chair features the deep-kneading Shiatsu-style nodes that many Brookstone products are known for. They have been proven to help encourage and stimulate natural muscle recovery, while relieving tightness and soothe those painful muscles.

It offers a full-body design with a special L-channel that massages all the way from the top of your back and shoulders down to underneath your thighs in a continuous track. This style of massage helps to send you into a much deeper and relaxed mood. Although there are only two main preset massage programs, for Back separately and Full Body, it is more than enough to really feel the benefit.

You even have the option of using the spot massage feature to target areas in more need than others. Heat can also be added to either of the programs to help intensify the experience and results. Don’t want to get up from your seat to change the settings? You don’t have to as they can be located on your right-hand side of the chair itself. Brookstone have done it again with this chair – not one you should skip passed too quickly.

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  • checkBack and Full Body preset massage programs
  • checkConvenient onboard control panel

Cons

  • cross-altDoes not recline

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  • Weight 61lbs
  • Target Area Back, Glutes and Thighs
  • Heated Yes
  • Cordless No
12Brookstone S2 Shiatsu Massaging Heated Seat Topper

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We find ourselves looking at another topper-style massager that can turn even the most unforgiving and anything-but-relaxing chair into the kind of seat that is built for kings. The Brookstone S2 is another massager topper that offers the high-quality shiatsu-style massage we’ve all come to expect from the company and their amazing products. Despite its portable design, the S2 chair topper still features four nodes that move in three directions. That is, back and forth, counter-clockwise and clockwise. This means that you can target any of the three main areas of your back – lower, middle or upper.

If that wasn’t enough, the width of the nodes can be adjusted to ensure they’re covering all important and especially needy areas. It’ll come as no surprise when you consider the name that you have the option to add a little heat to the occasion. Heat and massage are general a good combination. Warmth on aching and tense muscles can help relieve them on its own almost as much as massaging them.

This chair is perfect if you’ve been longing for a more cost-effective solution to your need for a weekly or even daily massage. Not all of us have the time, even if we have the money, to pay for massages on an almost-daily basis. With the massage chair topper, you pay once and benefit repeatedly!

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  • checkExtremely compact and portable
  • checkHeated element enhances the massage
  • checkFour nodes that move in three different ways

Cons

  • cross-altNo vibration

BUYING GUIDE & FAQ’S

Things to Consider when Buying a Brookstone Massager

There’s several important things you need to consider when buying a Brookstone massager. However, perhaps the most crucial of them all is, what parts of the body and muscle groups is it designed for? As you’ll have undoubtedly seen from the guide above, there are many different massagers and not all of them are made equal. While some are designed to target your strained muscles and all those knots in your neck and shoulders, others are designed to target the other end of the body – your feet.

  • Choose the Right Massager for the Aches You Feel – With that in mind, you need to be careful to choose the right massager that’s going to help you. If you find you have the most trouble in your feet, for instance, it’d be a waste of money investing in a full-on back and body massage chair. Particularly when you can get a perfectly fine foot massager for a fraction of the price. Likewise, if most of your tension was felt in your neck, a massager designed for the back would be as useful as a chocolate fireplace. So, rather than getting swept up by what the fanciest and most kitted out models have and can do, think about what you need in a massager.
  • Corded or Cordless, How Portable do you Need it to be? – Another important thing you would need to consider is how portable you need your massager to be. Are you planning on taking it to work, gym and just about anywhere else you can think of where it wouldn’t be odd? In that case, a cordless Brookstone massager is really what you want. Then, you can benefit from the stress and strain relief, without being tethered to a mains supply.
  • Want Some Warmth with Your Massage? – Do you really benefit from warming your muscles when relaxing them? In that case, you would be right to consider investing in one of the top Brookstone massagers that feature the option to heat the nods and padding.
  • Cost – Obviously, you should never base any buying decision on just the price alone. You want, for instance, to ensure that you’re not only getting a product that falls within your budget. You Want one that offers you real value for the price tag. Often, the cheapest, particularly when it comes to portable and at-home use massagers, are not going to be the best. That’s not to say that you should spend more than you’re able to just to get the best of the best of the best. You need to take a more balanced approach and look at everything you want in a massager and try and match that criteria as closely as you can.

What are the Main Health Benefits of Using a Massager?

Although there are plenty out there, and reading this, that love massage just for the pampering and attention it gives them, most like receiving massages because of the numerous health benefits. While you could argue that there’s really no comparison between a real hands-on expert masseuse, modern massagers, Brookstone personal massagers, offer the next best thing.

As such, you can expect similar health benefits from using the best Brookstone massager you can buy. Primarily, those health benefits will be felt directly in the target areas you’re planning on using the massager. So, those knots in your back will disappear, as is the case with those strained and pulled quads from that hardcore workout. There are some common health benefits that you can gain as a nice bonus while soothing those aches and pains. It’s important to note that these will vary from person to person and area of the body to area of the body. However, the most common include:

  • Increasing the recovery of your muscles, particularly after workouts, strenuous activity or an injury
  • Reduce muscular pain
  • Enhance your circulation
  • Increase your suppleness and flexibility
  • Reduce your heartrate
  • Promote improved sleep

What’s So Special About the Brookstone Brand?

You may wonder why, when there’s plenty of other brands to choose from, we decided to focus in on Brookstone and their selection of massage products. You’d be very justified to wonder and think that. The short answer is that they’re popular. But a short answer doesn’t really answer the question. So, a longer and more detailed answer is called for.

One of the reasons the team here at Men’s Gear really like the Brookstone brand, is that it’s a sign of reliability. Brookstone have been in the retail business in one form or another since the 1960’s. There’s no way a company can be in business that long and not learn from its successes and mistakes and continue to streamline and tailor its offerings so that they’re the best they’ll ever be.

Okay, okay, there’s plenty of ways a company could be in business that long and not better themselves as a result. Brookstone aren’t one of those kinds of businesses.

Another thing that draws people to Brookstone and makes the brand so special is their attention to detail, built quality and functionality of their massagers. Simply put, their massagers are often the best-in-class for their kind and far better value than other brands. Take any one of the top Brookstone massagers featured in our guide and you’ll find that they all have sturdy builds, are versatile and have a plethora of different features that makes them that little bit better than others.

People see the Brookstone name, think of the highly-sought-after massage chairs that the company does so well, and feel compelled to buy something with the name emblazoned across it.

How Well do Brookstone Massagers Work?

With any type of gadget or accessory like this, that has been designed to mimic or simulate something that a human normally handles, it is not always cut and dry that it’ll actually be effective or not. That’s why it’s important to consult reviews and why you shouldn’t just base what you read in a product description.

Some work a lot better than others and it’s not always down to price. We’ve looked at several in the guide above that were really, truly and utterly beautiful. As noted earlier, it’s crucial that you choose the right Brookstone massager for the problem areas on your body. You also need to be aware that there’s a tendency with cordless massagers to not provide the same intensity or speed as their fully corded counterparts.

Again, a lot of this is relative. If you’ve only got minor aches and pains, you’ll only need a gentle massager. whereas if you’ve got this strain here and another knot there, you’ll be better with either a larger two-in-one model or one that offers deeper kneading and even percussion massage, in addition to some warmth too.

Massage Those Aches and Pains Away!

Well, there’s our guide to the top Brookstone Massagers out there on the market. We’re sure you’ll find no other guide to the best massagers released from Brookstone online. We’ve tried to cover all bases – providing you with a rundown of our favorite 12 massagers, along with an insightful buyer’s guide.

You hopefully have a better understanding of what to look for and consider when choosing from the multitude of Brookstone portable and corded massagers there are available. Furthermore, you should have a better idea of the functions and features you should be on the look for, particularly if they’re relevant to your specific aches and pains.

We’ve done everything for you, apart from actually choosing the one you should definitely pick (unless you decide to go with one of the ‘Top Picks’ at the top of the page and if so, we’ll give ourselves a pat on the back and offer you a polite ‘you’re welcome’). That final decision is entirely up to you. The only thing we can definitely say with a lot of confidence is that your brand new Brookstone massager is among the shortlisted selection on this page.

Go find it!

Best 50 Home Gym Equipment

Bodyweight Workout Systems

1Body Boss Home Gym Workout Package

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We’re going to kick off our look into the best home gym equipment with the Body Boss workout package. This is not just gym equipment for the home, but it’s exceptionally portable and can be taken anywhere. You could say it’s your home gym package and your home-away-from-home gym package.

The product includes a base attached to workout bands. These are accompanied by handles and bars to clip to the other end of the bands offering a range of different exercises while on the go. You can also use the bands separately to target even more muscle groups and complete other exercises without the base.

If you’re a businessman or an adventurer who moves around a lot, consider this phenomenal portable home gym package to stay in shape without a gym membership. Tap that button below to find out more.

2TRX Training System

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Another fantastic option for those looking to get in shape without having to wait for their turn in the gym squat rack is the TRX training system. TRX is one of the leading brands in the fitness industry for this sort of gear so you can be sure to count on the quality you will get here. But what will you receive exactly? The packages come with suspension straps, attachments, pre-made workouts, a workout guide and owners can jump on board their app to get more from their purchase.

This home gym package promotes foundational movements such as squatting, planking, pull and push exercises. Together, these movements can help you burn fat, increase strength and become a fitter man. The equipment doesn’t just let you cancel your monthly gym subscription for home workouts either. The bands can be used outside of the home as well as be a valuable addition to your home gym. Hook them around a tree or a fence pole and work out in the great outdoors with this TRX package.

3Upowex

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Or maybe you just want a more compact home gym in the form of some fitness bands? That’s exactly what you get from UPOWEX who have made a must-have for any home-gym setup. This package offers five different bands which are color-coded to indicate their resistance. This makes these bands the perfect set for any guy of any fitness level. Whether you’ve just done your first sit-up off the sofa or are a fitness fanatic, these can be for you.

The bands themselves are made with a highly-durable latex so no matter how tough you get, you know they aren’t about to snap. UPOWEX supplies these bands with a waterproof bag to make transporting them more convenient. This bag also protects them when adding them to your carry-on luggage for your next business trip. But this still isn’t all. UPOWEX are also handing out a workout guide to help you get the most from the bands – and a lifetime satisfaction guarantee!

4Black Mountain Resistance Band Set

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The Black Mountain resistance bands set is similar to the product we just looked at with some slight differences. It includes five bands each of 48 inches in length. The manufacturers have cleverly adopted a color-coded system to determine the strength of the band. This makes these bands great for all fitness levels and great to help monitor progressions.

Yet, monitoring progressions is made even easier with this set that comes with a started guide for the newbies and an exercise chart that all guys can take advantage of. Plan your workouts to increase your commitment to working out with this important piece of home gym equipment. One of the key features of this set is that the bands can be clipped to ankles straps to prevent damage when executing certain exercises. The whole contents of this band set fit inside its accompanying carry bag.

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We’re not surprised TRX made our grade again due to the renowned quality they produce and the accolades they receive in locker rooms throughout the world. This product is a lightweight suspension trainer which allows you to use your bodyweight in conjunction with their suspension belts to increase core and muscular strength. It can also be used to develop flexibility and endurance too.

The compactness of this piece of home gym equipment is what makes it even more appealing. The equipment has small dimensions when in use, making it ideal for home gyms with limited space. Yet, it’s also compact when packed up and on the move in its complimentary bag. With these sorts of products by this well-known brand also used by the US military, do you dare doubt the results you can get from this product?

6Tension Toner Home Workout Package

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The last bodyweight workout system on our list of the best home gym equipment comes from Tension Toner. This product is a bit different from what we have seen so far but does have some of the same qualities of the Body Boss home gym equipment we saw earlier.

The headlining piece of equipment in this package is the cool-looking workout bar with two resistance bands and door attachments as worthy side acts. However, it also comes equipped with a workout guide, a durable bag and a video library full of helpful workouts and useful tips for men of all fitness levels.

The package is claimed to be able to help perform over 70 different exercises that target a range of lower and upper-body muscle groups. You will also notice that there are fewer bands in this package. But don’t let that fool you into thinking there are fewer options when it comes to band tension here.

All abilities can use the two supplied bands because the tension of them can be increased and decreased using the workout bar. This innovative design means you carry less equipment but get just as much out of it. A real winner on the home gym equipment scene – wouldn’t you agree?

Weighted Home Workout Systems

1MegaDeal Home Gym System

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The MegaDeal Home Gym System offers a whopping six different exercise stations in one piece of home gym equipment. These six stations are meticulously planned so the equipment offers a rounded workout that targets all the main muscle groups in your body. With that in mind, the MegaDeal Home Gym System is a compact piece of equipment considering its ability to cater to all your workout needs.

Specifically, the system includes a fly press, chest press, a pulldown bar, leg extension exercises, a bicep curling station and reverse fly exercise potential. All these stations can be tailored to your fitness levels and goals by choosing the weight which is right for you. It’s not just practical either, the aesthetics and durability of this model are enhanced with its red and black vinyl coverings.

2Gold’s Gym Home Workout System

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Gold’s Gym’s answer to our need for quality home gym equipment is equally impressive. There are many stations on this design that can again cater to a full-body workout at home. Whether it’s “ARMageddon” day or the dreaded leg day, this machine will keep you strong and healthy.

Starting from the top, this home gym equipment has a pull-down bar, a seated chest press station, chest fly capabilities due to added foam arm pads, leg extension area and a handle to execute numerous stabilizing muscular exercises. The equipment looks like the same type of models you find in high-end commercial gyms. You can now get this in your very own home gym at an affordable price with free shipping across the United States.

3Fitness Factory Home System Including Leg Press

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If you thought the previous two weighted home workout systems were impressive, you get even more exercises out of Fitness Factory’s home gym equipment. This is the main reasons why it has landed on our list of the best home gym equipment to have this year. The product includes a lat bar to give you a Hulk-like frame, as well as leg press station, pullies offering almost countless exercises, a row bar, and a unique leg press machine which you don’t find often.

The leg press machine is a big draw-in for many guys because it is an affordable alternative to getting a squat rack. Not to forget the space that a squat rack takes up. If you’re creating a home gym with limited space then this should be on your wishlist. To round off this impressive piece of gym equipment, it comes with an in-home guarantee and the whole frame is made of solid iron – just like your solid frame will be once you start using it!

4Body-Solid Home Gym

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The next piece of equipment on our list of the best home gym equipment currently on the market is this award-winning model from Body-Solid. In fact, Consumer Magazine voted this product the best home gym on the market at the time of publication. It’s a durable design made of a heavy-duty steel frame with a tough finish and strong durable pads to match.

The home gym’s stations are just as impressive as its durability. It includes a pull-down bar, chest press area, chest fly station, leg extension machine and lower and mid pull stations. With this in your home, you can be sure to get even results all over your body from your fitness routine.

Considering all the stations on this home gym, it’s one of the most compact on our featured list. For this reason, it may be the front runner for those with limited space.

Dumbbells And Gloves

1Bowflex Adjustable Dumbbells Set

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The next home gym essentials we will be taking a look at are dumbbells. But these dumbbells are not just any regular dumbbells, they are adjustable dumbbells. They are much more convenient and more suitable for a home gym. Unlike a dumbbell set which costs a lot of money and requires an expensive rack to keep them stored and secured safely, adjustable dumbbells offer just as much without costing the earth or taking up that all-important space.

Using an innovative dial system, this single pair of dumbbells can transform between weight. At one moment, you are using them with a weight of just five pounds, then the next they can be over 10 times that weight at 52.5 pounds. This increase goes up in increments of two-and-a-half pounds and is effortlessly achieved by turning the dial.

They are the ultimate space-savers on the home gym equipment scene and can even be bought with a stand to keep your workout area less cluttered. Bowflex does you a solid too and supplies these bad boys with a satisfying two-year warranty.

2XMark Fitness Dumbbell Rack Plus Weights

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Just because, adjustable dumbbells like the ones above can save you space and be an efficient addition to your home gym, it does not mean that having your own set of dumbbells and a rack to match isn’t highly desirable. In fact, walking into a home gym and seeing a selection of quality dumbbells like these from XMark is a real statement. If you have the space to add a full set and keep them stored safely on a rack, then go for it.

So, what was it about these weights that caught the Men’s Gear eye? These are some commercial-standard weights and offer a fine range of dumbbell pairs. They range from a weight of five pounds to 50 pounds. This makes them great for tackling smaller and larger muscle groups, as well as being suitable for men with different fitness levels. They are also designed to last. Each dumbbell is made from a single piece of cast iron and coated in recycled rubber. The chrome plated handle then adds to this level of durability but also functions to add comfort to the user.

However, these fantastic features are not the main reason why this set of dumbbells made it onto our list of the best gym equipment currently around. We have repeatedly expressed how important it is to save as much space as possible when making a home gym. Well, this is one of the most space-efficient sets on the market because it has three levels to its rack. Instead of having a long rack that spans across your wall, the manufacturers have built upwards to secure all their dumbbells in place efficiently. Good job!

3Yes4All Adjustable Dumbbells

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Here is another set of adjustable dumbbells, but these are for the old-school amongst the Men’s Gear pack. These adjustable dumbbells are not adjustable in the same way that the previous adjustable dumbbell set was with its savvy coil that did the hard work for you. These are the conventional dumbbell pair that requires manual changes of weighted plates to increase or decrease the weight of the equipment.

Despite not being as sophisticated as the coil design, these dumbbells remain an ideal addition to any home gym. Mainly because they also save space in comparison to a full set. And because they come with weighted plates, which can come in use with other equipment.

You can use the weighted plates with the likes of squat bars, z-bars or even on their own for certain exercises. Keep this top tip in mind when deciding between equipment that uses weighted plates and equipment that doesn’t.

These dumbbells can be purchased with different plates to tailor them to your fitness levels and needs. Whatever weight you go for, everyone gets dumbbells that are made from cast iron and finished with anti-corrosion and anti-rust paint. Quality – check! Long lasting – check!

4Trideer Workout Gloves

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Once you have your home gym setup, you need to add the finishing touches. One of these touches is to get quality workout gloves. These Trideer gym gloves are one of the best options on the market due to their versatility to be used in a range of sports. This includes pumping iron and using the home gym equipment listed here.

The gloves have a gel palm section to withstand pressure. This palm support also prevents calluses from accumulating and saves your rep when shaking hands in business meetings or holding the hands of the fairer sex. They also come with an attached wrist strap. This wrist strap is important to help prevent injuries and can be tightened to tailor to your specific wrist size and preferences.

These Trideer gym gloves offer these protective aspects without compromising on their breathability too. Don’t sweat it with these and hit that button just beneath to find out more!

5Harbinger Weightlifting Gloves

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For those who are experienced weightlifters and do not require the wrist protection that a lot of newbies or older guys need, these Harbinger weightlifting gloves could be the answer. Although they do not have the supportive wrist strap like the Trideer pair above, they do have a short strap to tailor the fitting to your hands and a sought-after cushioning leather palm area. This leather provides protection and support when holding dumbbells and barbells. Not to forget it will prevent any unsightly calluses.

This is fairly standard stuff, but important nonetheless. These gloves do outperform many competitors in their breathability and comfort. They are made using a mesh that prevents restriction of range of movement at the finger joints. Along with open foam cell technology to expel sweat and moisture, these gloves are some of the best on the market and the perfect accessory for your home gym equipment.

finally, these gloves come in a range of sizes from small to extra-extra-large – so even the Hulks among our readership are catered for.

6RDX Gym Gloves

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One other pair of gym gloves we think you need to know about before we move on are these RDX workout gloves. They come in a range of awesome colors and you could be forgiven for thinking they were motorbike gloves due to their bright designs. They are made using Lycra fabric which hugs the shape of your hands without compromising on breathability.

They also have a rubber grip to enhance control over your weights and an insertion to prevent the force of the weights from leaving their marks on your hands. What adds to their ability to keep you in control through each rep are small rubber dots that increase friction and improve grip.

With such attention paid to the gloves’ ability to withstand pressure and maintain comfort, you may believe they are not as breathable as the other gym gloves featured above. However, these RDX workout gloves have been cleverly lined with a special microfiber that wicks away moisture. Thus, keeping your hands dry, comfortable and free from potential infections.

Workout Benches

1Marcy Gym Bench

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Now we come to the hot real estate in most commercial gyms – which makes having your very own in a home gym feel like a real luxury. We’re talking about workout benches of course. To kick things off, we will showcase this gym bench from Marcy which made it onto our list of the best home gym equipment for very good reasons.

The gym bench is constructed using heavy-duty reliable steel and durable upholstery. The foam rollers along with this upholstered finish make it a durable product, but also make lying and sitting on the bench exceptionally comfortable.

The inclusion of soft and comfortable foam roller pads makes this workout bench even more versatile than others. When adjusted into a decline setting, the pads can be used to support your legs and use the bench as abdominal equipment for sit-ups. This versatility is a key reason why it made it onto this guide.

As we already gave away, the bench can be adjusted to be placed in incline and decline modes. This allows users to target multiple muscle groups using just one piece of home gym equipment.  From shoulder press to chest press, this bench can help. Just add weights to this multifunctional workout bench and wait for phenomenal all-around fitness results!

2York Multi-Function Bench

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For the guys who are going all out on creating a high-end home gym, they may want to consider this outstanding gym bench. The York Multi-Function Bench has a lot to offer and when you behold its aesthetics and its features, it’s easy to see why it has made our grade.

First, this can be used as a stand-alone workout bench to be paired with dumbbells, Z-bars and similar home gym equipment. However, it has also been made to lock into other free-standing racks. If you’re equipping your home gym with a squat rack, then this is the perfect gym bench to pair it with.

Moving this bench from your weights area to the racks won’t be a problem either. Thanks to rubber wheels and an ergonomic handle, simply lift and maneuver the bench to where you need it. This makes it a lucrative option for home gyms with limited space too. You can effortlessly move it around to make room for your next exercise swiftly.

To round off an awesome product, the bench can be adjusted into six different positions from being completely flat to an inclination of 90 degrees. The only place it falls down compared to the Marcy bench is that it doesn’t have a decline setting for abdominal exercises.

3Flybird Utility Workout Bench

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If you do want a quality gym bench that also has a declining function, then you could consider the Flybird design. This gym bench has a wide range of inclining and declining settings. The seat can also be adjusted to cater to the inclination of the backrest. In total, the backrest can be adjusted into seven different positions and the seat area can be adjusted into three.

This is also a space-saving gym bench which can be stowed below furniture and has even been designed to lean against a wall in an upright position safely. This is a lucrative feature for many guys making a home gym with limited space.

The bench’s frame is made using reliable steel which can support a weight up to 500 pounds. To back up this claim, the steel frame comes with a no-questions-asked 12-month warranty. The padding is also desirable and made with soft foam padding and bound in a strong leather. Now you have a gym-bench headache due to the quality options at your fingertips!

Foam Rollers

1321 Foam Roller

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One of the most popular accessories in any commercial or home gym is a foam roller. After pushing your limits and making progress, it’s common for muscle soreness to set in. To help you down the stairs in the morning and avoid the grandad walk around the office, choose to get a foam roller. These accessories are used to “roll out” your muscles and release tightness and pain.

The 321 Foam Roller is one of the best on the market because of its compact dimensions and proven results. Many powerlifters, runners and CrossFitters are making good noises about this foam roller because it has been specifically designed to imitate the hands of a masseuse. The various thumb and finger-like stubs help relieve pressure from the muscles effectively.

Other things to note about this foam roller include its weight. At just one pound, it’s one of the lightest and most compact on the market at the moment, making it an excellent home gym and traveling accessory. You can even pick one up in over ten colors to suit your masculine taste!

2LuxFit Speckled Foam Roller

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Foam rollers are gathering a following among fit and healthy men, which is why we want to show you some more options to add to your home gym. This LuxFit model is a speckled design which can be bought in one of three cool colors. The product is made of high-density foam to improve its longevity and to be a valuable home gym essential for years to come. The durability and density of this foam roller means it will never lose its shape, even when used by bigger men or used regularly in your warm down routine.

What sets this foam roller aside from competition that never made our list of the best home gym equipment is its size. More specifically, all four sizes. Yes, that’s right – this model can be bought in four different sizes. This choice makes it perfect for home gyms with limited space and if you grab the smaller ones you can easily take it with you on your next getaway or business trip.

To round off a fantastic product, this USA-made foam roller is supplied with a whopping three-year warranty and an instructional video. This video is great for rolling newbies to help them get the most benefit from these industry-changing products.

3Rumble Roller Textured Foam Roller

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Three’s a crowd, right? Not when it comes to foam rollers. Here is a third option for guys who want to relieve muscular tension at home after a day spent in an office chair and a week working out. The Rumble Roller foam roller is textured, unlike the previous product, meaning it can dig deeper into problematic muscle tissue. Therefore, it’s aimed at men who can withstand significant pressure while those with overly tender muscles may be better off with the latter option.

The flexible-but-firm bumps on this foam roller have been positioned to pinpoint multiple areas at once. Moreover, these bumps are made to imitate the thumbs of a massage therapist. If you want an on-call masseuse in your home gym, then this foam roller could be the perfect addition. The product even comes with a three-year warranty just like the other model. Roll out your sore muscles with the peace of mind that you made a quality investment by tapping that button just below.

Abdominal Equipment

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Lots of guys love cheese and most guys want abs they can grate that cheese on. Well, with abdominal home gym equipment that dream can become a reality. One of the most cost-effective and space-saving accessories is an ab roller. This product is made up of a small single wheel using stainless steel with a foam non-slip handle on each side.

The combinations of these materials combine practicality with outstanding durability. To use this equipment, you need to get on your knees and roll out to extend your core and control the movement back to a sitting position while engaging the abs.

One problem when completing this exercise is that your knees get sore. This product tackles that issue and offers more with its accompanying extras. When you buy the Fitnessery Ab Wheel, you also get a knee pad, an e-book full of nutritional advice on how to uncover rock hard abs and specialist workout advice. From the kitchen to the gym, Fitnessery have you covered! But that’s not all. They even sell this abdominal workout package with a lifetime money-back guarantee. Sold?

2Perfect Fitness Core Machine

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If you like the ab roller we just showed you, then you’re going to love this design. Us humans have been wondering about Aliens for years, but Perfect Fitness may have found the answer because this machine is out of this world.

This roller has a wider design than the standard models and the handles are much more user-friendly due to their ergonomic design that matches our natural hand shape when in this position. Yet, what is even cooler and what makes them even more perfect for home gyms and carry-on suitcases is the fact that these handles can also be detached for compact transportation and storage.

The ab wheel has also been made to last. The design houses a reliable and durable set of carbon steel springs, so you can use it with the knowledge it won’t collapse, and you won’t fall flat on your face. Other key features on this design that you need to be aware of are that it comes with a foam knee pad so you can exercise in comfort.

It’s even sent with the option of downloading a three-week workout plan to get you started and a twelve-month manufacturer’s warranty for peace of mind.

3Star Uno Core Machine

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If an abdominal wheel is not to your taste but you still want a defined core, then how about this phenomenal machine that would be welcome in any man’s home gym setup? The Star Uno Core Machine is a multifunctional piece of home gym equipment and can be used in many ways. A lot of exercises target your core muscles to give you those Hollywood abs. Yet, it can also be used to target other muscle groups as well. This makes it hot property for any home gym designer without an abundance of space at their disposal.

But its ability to help out in lots of areas isn’t the only reason that it’s a great exercise accessory. The machine also folds up into slender dimensions that can easily be stored. It can even be tailored to the user’s fitness levels because it has three levels of resistance you can choose from.

Other extras include a detailed exercise guide, a workout DVD and expert nutritional information to help you eat better. Get great abs and fantastic all-around health with this innovative product! Find out more by clicking below.

4Total Gym Abdominal Trainer

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The last piece of home gym equipment in our abs section is this machine by Total Gym. While the others are smaller and more space-friendly additions to a personal workout space, this one resembles the gym equipment you will find at the big chains. Yet, just because of its bigger dimensions, do not think it’s not a suitable piece of home gym equipment. This abdominal trainer will fold up and can be neatly placed against a wall to allow for other home gym equipment to take center stage.

The Total Gym Abdominal trainer won over the Men’s Gear researchers for other reasons as well. It facilitates multiple types of core-strengthening exercises. From abdominal crunches to planks and pikes, this is certainly a multifunctional machine. It’s also supplied with an instructional DVD so any guy can start using this awesome machine safely and effectively.

You will be able to plan these progressive workouts using the wall chart which also comes free with your purchase. Choose this piece of home gym equipment and you’ll soon have abs that are ab-solute perfection!

Jump Ropes

1Fittskuad Jump Rope

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Jump ropes may be one of the most overlooked pieces of home gym equipment that can tone your whole body but fit inside a drawer. Why do you think boxers spend hours sweating with a jump rope and use nothing else? The jump ropes from Fittskuad come in a choice of cool colors including a neat gunpowder gray design. These ropes are also highly adaptable to any user’s height because they can be adjusted effortlessly.

This jump rope is one of the lightest and most durable on the market. A formidable combination allows owners to keep up the pace and own a jump rope which can last for years. When you buy this model, you get a lot of little perks that make the purchase all the sweeter. Buyers receive a twelve-month warranty for added payment protection and even get a 120-day replacement guarantee.

If you want to take this jump rope with you to whip out in hotel rooms on business trips or just down the local park – you can! It comes with a convenient carry bag. The perks keep on coming too because you will also receive an e-book to explain how you can master the double under move. Rocky Bilbao move along!

2King Athletic Speed Jump Rope

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If you want to dip your toes into the world of jump rope then this exceptional model at a wallet-friendly price may be your go-to. Male fans of boxing, MMA and similar combat sports may be more inclined to get one of these accessories, but the King Athletic model is suitable for all. When buying this product, you also get an unbelievable offer. Not only will the manufacturers ship this gym rope to any location in the USA for free, but you get a 200% return guarantee. What does that mean…

Well, if you are not satisfied with the product you receive because of damage or other reasons, King Athletic will not only send you a replacement, but they will refund you 100% of your money as well. This is customer service 2.0 and King Athletic deserve a big pat on the back for this unique offer. The rope itself has been made to adjust for men of different heights and it’s made with an anti-tangle rope so it fits into the accompanying carry bag easier.

Other positives on this home gym essential are that it comes with molded foam handles to prevent wrist strains when using for a prolonged period or repeatedly. Buyers also receive two e-books. One of which gives information on exercises and the other gives nutrition advice.

Last but certainly not least is a video program that teaches great workout routines and normally retails at more than double the price of the jump rope itself. Want to find out more? Click the button below and jump over to the product page!

3Ellenium Adjustable Jump Rope

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You can pick up a fierce red or boyish blue of the Ellenium Adjustable Jump Rope. There is a lot to shout about when it comes to the final jump rope on our list of the best home gym equipment. So where should we start? How about the product’s frictionless rotation that makes it faster and glide through the air? Or maybe the jump rope’s ability to be adjusted to different sizes? Or more innovatively, its locking mechanism that locks the size you have selected simply with added pressure from your thumb?

These are two cool features of the Ellenium jump rope and there are some more to talk about. It has an anti-slip handle made from durable but light aluminum. This ergonomic design will keep you in control even when the sweat starts to build up. As a bonus, it also comes with a bag to help you keep it secured or transport it with you so you can keep in shape when on the move.

This is along with a replacement rope just in case accidents happen. This bonus rope doesn’t mean that the rope isn’t covered by any sort of guarantee. In fact, it comes with a lifetime satisfaction guarantee and a lifetime warranty. Swing on over and discover more by clicking below.

Aerobic Step Machines

1Yes4All Step Platform

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Aerobic step platforms are some of the most versatile pieces of home gym equipment. They offer a number of exercises that can be used to target upper and lower-body muscle groups, as well as overall fitness. Having one of these platforms in your workout arsenal can help you burn fat quickly, increase strength, enhance balance and give you a lean and mean body to show off.

The Yes4All model gives you the opportunity to achieve these things. The platform of this step equipment is made to absorb shock for a more comfortable workout and to prevent slipping. It also comes with a selection of risers so the height of the platform can be adjusted to your fitness levels. Ranging from four inches in height up to eight inches, it truly is one of the best home gym essentials to cater to different men.

It’s made from a high-density polyethylene material which is recycled to help the planet and durable enough to support weight up to 200 pounds. To feel as confident in your purchase as you will with your body, this model comes with a 60-day free returns period if you are not happy, and a one-year warranty in case something is not quite right.

2KLB Sport Aerobic Stepper

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A slightly smaller design for those guys really short on space is the KLB model. Unless you’re Barry Big Foot, you get all the same benefits from a compact design than you do from a wider stepper. The width is rarely an issue but what is key is the adjustability of the aerobic stepper’s height.

Again, this one offers users the chance to switch up the height and the difficulty level with it. KLB Sport has developed a product that can switch from four, six or eight inches in height in a matter of seconds. This is completed by managing the accompanying risers which can also conveniently be stored in the center of the stepper when not in use.

The surface of the stepper looks the real deal and that’s because it is. With a professional design and a non-slip and shock-absorbing surface, you can work out in confidence when owning this phenomenal piece of home gym equipment.

There are a lot of aerobic steppers out there so there must be even more reason why this made it into our home gym equipment hall of fame? There is. It’s supplied with four additional protective rubber feet. These feet not only protect your equipment, but they protect your floor. Not to forget preventing you from making marks on your wife’s floorboard picks and spending a night in the doghouse.

3Reebok Aerobic Step Equipment

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The last piece of aerobic step equipment featuring on our buyer guide is one from Reebok. Reebok is a big player in the sporting industry and is more than just a household name. When buying home gym equipment from them you expect high quality and outstanding innovation. That is exactly what you get with this product.

This aerobic stepper comes in a choice of an awesome black and red color or can be bought in blue, white and gray combo. The Reebok branding and logo feature on the top of the stepper and along with multiple rubber protrusions. Together, these add friction to the surface of the step and enhance the safety of the product by preventing slips. This is especially important when working out at a fast pace.

This model is also one of the tallest on the market. It can be adjusted to a smaller height for those that need it and prefer. Yet, it reaches 10 inches in height which surpasses the height of many of the other models out there. For a more intense workout choose this Reebok aerobic step equipment. Need more information before deciding? You can get it easily by clicking the button below.

Push-Ups And Pull-Ups

1Maximum Fitness Gear Push Up System

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We can almost hear the groans echoing from your man cave as you read the title of this section. But push-ups and pull-ups are getting much more exciting thanks to this innovative home gym essential from Maximum Fitness. The fitness industry is full of different accessories so their ability to come up with something as clever as this piece of home gym equipment is impressive.

This push-up system is not like a regular push up accessory. It’s a board with multiple holes where the accompanying handles can be placed. The pairs of holes are color coded. The product is used by switching the handles to these different holes to target different muscle groups when doing a push-up.

Each color code represents a muscle group so you can train the whole of your upper body, including your back, shoulders, arms and chest. Each exercise will also engage your core making this a highly versatile piece of kit.

The handles are made comfortable thanks to the inclusion of premium soft foam. They are also non-slip designs to prevent you from losing control when the beads of sweat start to form on your brow. When you have finished your complete upper-body workout you can easily slide this board away because it folds up to make it more compact and save you precious floor space.

2PP Fitness Rotating Push Up Equipment

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The next product on our list of the best home gym equipment and accessories for men is made in the same vein as the last product. Yet, it does differ quite a lot. Unlike a series of positions that work out different areas, the PP Fitness model is challenging in a whole other way.

This product is made up of two separate handles balanced on a rounded bottom. The handles can be placed anywhere you like to target the different muscles like the last product. However, the rounded bottom is made to let you twist as you perform your push-ups. This adds a certain amount of more difficulty to the exercise but gives you the extra results. By having the bottom of the product rounded, it also enhances the user’s balance throughout the whole motion from start to finish.

Push-ups used to be boring and for people trying to get in the forces. Nowadays, with thanks to PP Fitness, you can execute more types of this age-old exercise and reap the muscular and fitness rewards fast. To learn more about this rotating push-up product, tap the button beneath.

3Ikonfitness Pull-Up Bar

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Ikonfitness highlight the good craftsmanship in the USA fitness industry with this pull-up bar for men. Yet, calling it a pull-up bar may be doing it a little bit of injustice. It’s more than that!

When not hooked to a doorframe, it can be also placed on the floor and used for variations of push-ups and similar stabilizing exercises. This sort of home gym equipment is the go-to product for those that have limited space but want to target as many muscle groups while only sacrificing little floor space.

The best thing about this pull-up bar is that it’s hooked around your doorframe without needing to be installed. That’s right. Put your toolbox away as it simply hooks around the frame safely. This also means you can switch the location of the pull-up bar with little effort. It even stores away seamlessly as the product has been made to fold up.

If you are worried about these sorts of products damaging your door then fear not. This bar comes with cushioned pads so your paintwork and woodwork are always protected. Other key features include a raised bar so the giants among our readership aren’t left out, and a soft foam grip so your muscles give up before your fingers do. For those who really want an unbeatable grip, they can choose to buy the same product made with an ergonomic handle design. Which one do you need?

4Perfect Fitness Pull-Up Bar

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Another option for men that want a pull-up bar that offers some more benefits is this design from Perfect Fitness. The core function of this pull-up bar is to attach to your doorframe. Again, this product does not require you to screw it into place, so you can save your paintwork and a domestic argument. Its second use is as a push-up home gym essential.

Turning the product over on the floor allows you to target other muscle groups. The third and final use of this piece of home gym equipment is for your core stability. By placing it between a door you can secure your feet ready to tackle some ab crunches.

The foam doorway guard ensures your doors remain in immaculate condition whether you use it in any of these positions. You will have to assemble this product when it arrives, but it is made easier because these manufacturers supply it with an Allen Key. These tools can even be secured onto the equipment but out of sight.

No more rummaging around your drawer of rubber bands, batteries and jacket buttons looking for an Allen Key. The size of this accessory will fit most doors and it comes in a choice of three cool designs. Each design has ergonomic handles, so you can safeguard your wrists and fingers when working out.

5Stamina Home Gym

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Almost identical to the last model’s functions is this gym accessory by Stamina. It can also be used hooked up to your doorframe, on the floor and to enhance your core in exactly the same ways. However, it does differ in one major way. This model has various grip positions – five in fact – that can be used to target the different muscle groups. These grips are padded and non-slip designs to ensure you have comfortable control during the uncomfortable moments of your workout.

The construction of the product predominantly uses steel which is why it can accommodate bigger men. The durability and sturdiness of this piece of multifunctional equipment mean it will withstand weight up to a phenomenal 250 pounds. This one is an awesome choice for rock climbers because it can also be bought in a bouldering design with a standard bouldering grip attached. Learn more about this gym essential by clicking below.

Workout Balls

1AmazonBasics Medicine Workout Ball

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Grabbing a medicine ball for your home gym is another way of adding more exercises to your workouts without spending big. In fact, many home gyms are equipped with multiple medicine balls of different weights. It is possible to buy this product in different weights. Each medicine ball comes in a different color so you can easily identify the weight of the ball you need.

This particular model from the guys and gals at Amazon is available in weights from four pounds to 15 pounds. These accessories are great for improving your core strength, muscular fitness and coordination.

One of the nicest things about these medicine balls is to do with their texture. Instead of sweating buckets as you do some sophisticated crunches and risk dropping the ball on your face, the ball has immense grip. When holding this versatile medicine ball, you will have hold of a textured surface that increases your grip. Affordable quality work from a retailer who does not specialize in home gym equipment!

2URBNFit Exercise Ball

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A different type of exercise ball for your home gym is this one from URBNFit. Unlike medicine balls, these are much larger and can be used for more stability work. They are also inflatable rather than solid constructions. The one drawback is that they are much larger as you can lie on them.

However, they have a number of positives too. As you can lie on them they are a significantly cheaper alternative to utility benches. They also offer a few other exercises and can be used within yoga moves.

This particular model is made of high-quality PVC material that will not let you down – quite literally. The exercise ball is an anti-burst 2,000 pounds design to withstand rigorous uses. It is also more convenient for home gym use because it is supplied with a dual-action inflation/deflation pump.

The ball can be inflated using this device within one minute and can be deflated in almost the same speed. It is another product on our showcase of the best home gym equipment which saves money, offers a lot of exercises and has a luring price tag. Oh, and it comes in a choice of eight colors.

3Trideer Gym Ball

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The penultimate ball you may wish to have in your home gym is this one from the drawing boards at Trideer. It is the same sort of design as the one we just showed you. Yet, the quality is slightly better in some regards. There are also many more colors to choose from and it comes in five different sizes ranging from 38cms to 85cms.

The ball is made with some of the best material. The PVC density is much thicker than the industry standards. The thickness of the ball’s material measures in at 2,000 micrometers, allowing it to resist 2,200 pounds. This activity ball can certainly withstand some of the most active uses. Not to forget that this PVC material is also free from toxic chemicals, heavy metals and BPA.

To make using it easier, it comes with a foot pump and two additional air stoppers. You will never need to lose your breath before working out when owning this home gym essential. To round off a great product, you get a full year’s warranty and a 30-day money-back guarantee if you change your mind.

4SoAlpha Exercise Ball Bundle

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Why get an exercise ball perfect for many uses when you can get an exercise ball and a load of extras? May we present to you the workout bundle from SoAlpha. When you buy this package, you get a quality exercise ball perfect for yoga and core exercises, resistant bands and a stability platform.

We covered the resistance bands earlier and are great for improving strength and endurance without needing weights and big equipment. A stability platform is new to our buyer guide and does exactly what it says on the tin. You can stand on this accessory to enhance your balance and coordination. Progress with it and start incorporating this accessory into other exercises!

To make this product even easier to use and a more convenient member of your home gym equipment, it comes with an easy-to-use pump. You even get access to mini demonstrations to show you how to use these gym essentials effectively. You can find this video on the same page you can purchase it from, which just so happens to be right here…

Elliptical Trainers

1Stamina Elliptical Trainer

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Elliptical trainers are the bees’ knees, well, if you want to save your knees. They do not involve any impacts on your joints while using them which make them great for a select group of men young and old. When most people think of these gym essentials, they picture big machines which take up a lot of room and make a lot of noise. But they don’t always have to be like that just as this elliptical trainer from Stamina demonstrates.

Good stamina is what you will get after using this machine which is light enough or you to maneuver around your home gym with ease. It comes in a black, green or orange color to match any home gym interior. The machine can be used while standing but it may also be used while sitting, depending on the user’s particular needs.

Either standing or sitting, you will be able to enjoy this gym gear knowing you are safe. This is thanks to the pedal’s grooves which add friction and make it almost impossible for you to slip while exercising.

Most high-tech elliptical machines in commercial gyms allow for movement in both directions. This compact elliptical matches these perks by also letting those make forwards and reverse strides. The strides you make can also be tailored to your fitness levels as there is an easy way to increase and decrease the intensity of force needed to make strides.

You can then see how well you’re doing and the key stats of your workout on the elliptical’s attached display. Overall, this is an amazing option to improve your fleet of home gym equipment. However, gamers and Netflix-bingers may also want to get this quality piece of kit to make their inactive hobbies more active.

2Schwinn Elliptical Machine

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A more monumental addition to home gyms with the space is the Schwinn A40 Elliptical Machine. This design is more conventional to what you would have seen people breathless over in your local gym. It has pedals with extra grip to retain your footing and handles that extend beyond the large digital screen so you can complete a full-body workout. On these handles are ergonomically-placed heartrate monitors so you can monitor these measurements as you go.

The whole family can monitor their performance on seven pre-set programs as it stores up to six profiles. It is even more ideal for different users or for long-term use because it has a range of intensities. In total, it has eight levels to help you progress from couch potato to running bean.

Managing the intensity of your workout is clear on the large LCD screen. On this console, you can find various pieces of important workout information. You will be able to see your current heart rate, distance traveled, calories burned, RPM, speed and time.

The outward-facing perks of this model are just as spectacular when you take a look under the hood. The weighted flywheel has been crafted to give you a smooth workout and to limit the amount of noise it produces when being used at intense speeds. The wheels on the outside of this piece of home gym equipment are just as valuable. These wheels are important to help you weave the machine around your other home gym equipment for easy storage.

3Precor Elliptical Cross Trainer

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For the retro gym lovers who want the best home gym equipment that has proven its worth year in and year out, there is this Precor model. Precor is a market leader of gym equipment and even released the first ever elliptical back when Pearl Jam and Nirvana were making the most noise. That gives them over 20 years of elliptical expertise and gives you the reassurance that you are buying top quality equipment.

It’s impossible to shy away from the fact that this elliptical is of commercial gym quality. Purchasing this machine for your home gym will certainly make a statement. Precor’s work is patented because the design is especially beneficial at helping you maintain the perfect body posture as you exercise.

The console offers a number of functions where you can manage the intensity of your workout and see real-time results of your session. There is even a water bottle holder to keep you hydrated as you move.

Special things to note about it are that it has a staggering 10 workout routines to pick from, adjustable positions to target different areas of the body, moving handles to incorporate your upper body and a whole lot more. When you make an investment like this, you want added insurance. You get that here as the various parts are insured for durations between one year and a lifetime.

Rowing Machines

1Sunny Health Fitness Rowing Machine

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The penultimate category on our search for the best home gym equipment is rowing machines. A rowing machine is an important piece of fitness gear for those wanting to improve their endurance while simultaneously toning muscles.

The machine has a strong and sturdy sliding rail to keep the whole machine well balanced. On top of this rail is a comfortable and well-padded seat so your longer rows are made less painful.

The magnet tension system (MTS) offers a smooth gliding motion when pulling the handle towards you with each row. The intensity of which can be adapted to your workout goals. Specifically, the machine can be tailored between levels one and eight for a breadth of intensities and user needs.

Increasing and decreasing such levels is made effortless with the turn of a knob. The handle is made with high-density foam to improve grip – and your performance with it!

All that has come before is pretty standard and expected from a rowing machine. But it is the foot pedal that breaks new ground for rowers all over. The slip-resistant foot pedal can be adjusted to all foot sizes, including wide feet. That is not the reason why we have gotten our Sunny Health banners out though.

These foot pedals pivot as you move towards the machine. This increases leg drive, reduces irritation and discomfort at the ankle joint and is exceptionally innovative.

The LCD digital monitor will track your calories burned, stroke count per minute and much more. For an effective piece of home gym equipment with a lot to offer then this is for you. It even folds up and has transportation wheels for added convenience.

2Lifecore Fitness R100 Rowing Machine

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Another magnetic-resistance model is the R100 rowing machine from Lifecore Fitness. However, this machine does not just use magnetic resistance, it cleverly uses air resistance as well. This is just one thing about this rowing machine that makes it a bit special.

The LCD monitor on this machine offers performance insights that you come to expect. It provides information on calories, distances, speed and so on. The LCD console that displays this information uses tow colors so you can see your scores without having to linger close towards the console to see how you are doing. Moreover, the handles are ergonomic for maximum comfort and the seat is filled with more padding to prevent soreness or numbness when rowing for prolonged durations.

We chose to add this to the list of the best home gym equipment for these awesome reasons. Yet, it was chosen because it also made use of pivoting foot pedals. Both of the rowing machines you have seen so far have had these clever features, but do not think that such perks are common among the rowing machine scene.

Another reason that this made the grade is because it can be folded and made more compact than most other rowing machines. Simply reduce its dimensions in seconds and make space for your other gym gear with this model.

Owners of this machine get to choose between 15 pre-set programs. Each one is great for tailoring a cardiovascular and muscular endurance session to your fitness ambitions. The different parts of this machine come with warranties of various lengths for your payment protection.

3Goplus Rowing Machine

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We have shown you two considerably-sized machines so we thought to even it out, we should showcase a smaller design that still packs a punch of quality. And that’s exactly what we found when we discovered the Goplus Rowing Machine.

The machine is predominantly made from durable steel that will not falter easily over time. Inside the machine are six wheels that operate quietly. When using this rowing machine, you will not disturb others.

The foot straps and seat both have anti-slip grooves to enable you to remain stationary and avoid slips that could hinder performance. The rowing experience is made better with a u-shape seat to help you relax when pushing your limits. As for the performance of the product, users can pick between eight levels of intensity that are easily changeable by turning a know just below the LCD console.

This console produces you with information about your row so you can see your improvements for yourself. It is also a model that can be moved around using its attached wheels. This one may be more convenient for home gyms with limited space due to this, but also because of its smaller dimensions.

Treadmills

1NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill

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Now on to the treadmills. These items are the more sophisticated pieces of home gym equipment, but they undoubtedly make a huge difference. We’ll kick this last category off by putting the NordicTrack T 6.5 S Treadmill under the microscope. The machine is capable of providing an array of settings to tailor the treadmill to your workout needs.

You can adjust the intensity of your run with the flick of a switch and even increase the gradient of the running belt up to a whopping 10%. Both of these performance features are great for making sure the treadmill targets different muscles and caters to different men.

However, it gets even better than this. You can even custom a workout by pairing the machine up with Google Maps. Have a fun run or even a marathon coming up? Just add your route to this treadmill to train for your specific event from your home gym. It’s not just your favorite search engine that you can pair with it either. How about marrying your music device with this awesome treadmill to listen to your playlist as you run?

Anyone who makes the smart choice to purchase this treadmill gets something extra. It comes with the option to redeem a full month’s membership at iFit. This lets you find unlimited workout routines and exercise programs to help you reach your goals. Whether it’s just helping you spend less time in front of the TV or training to compete, this is a valuable resource. All workouts and programs are there to download for your benefit.

Who needs a commercial gym pass or a personal trainer when you have the best home gym equipment like this treadmill right at home? To learn more about the features and capabilities of this treadmill, hit the button below and discover more.

2AFG Sport Folding Treadmill

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AFG Sport is also a front runner when fighting for your home gym space. The race for the best treadmill is a close one but this model may just edge the photo finish. The motor inside this product is heavy duty. It’s exceptionally powerful and backed by a lifetime guarantee for your peace of mind. You can always be assured that you will have a constantly running motor, so you can continue running whenever you want, rain or shine.

One of the more appealing aspects of the motor is just how quiet it is. For those who are putting their home gym near a living space or even for those who have reserved space in front of the TV, you can still hear your favorite shows when jogging. The workout functions on this model are just as impressive as its motor. You can adjust the incline of your run from 0% to 10% in super quick time. From a nice flat stroll to an uphill climb, this piece of home gym equipment caters to all men.

Another feature that makes owning this treadmill a real luxury is that it can hold multiple user accounts to keep track of your progress across all nine programs. This makes it great if the rest of your household wants to apply for a membership at your home gym. On top of a high-resolution monitor, fans, quick-touch buttons and more. This is not one to miss out on.

It can also be folded up to make one of the bulkiest pieces of home gym equipment much more space effective. Last but certainly not least is the impressive belt that is housed on this machine. The belt has been enhanced with responsive cushioning to make its use less impactful on joints and give an overall more comfortable running experience.

3Sole Treadmill

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We just discussed how the AFG Sport treadmill has been made to be kind to joints. This will be welcome news if you are an older gent or any guy who has suffered some sporting injuries in the past. But your options aren’t limited to the previous feature. We would like to turn your attention to the Sole F85 Treadmill.

This piece of home gym equipment has a belt that is both cushioning and whisper quiet. In fact, some lab coats compared the running belt on this treadmill to running outdoors and found that this treadmill provides up to 40% fewer impacts on your joints. Not to leave out that the extra peace and quiet will also be great to keep the dog from barking and the neighbors happy.

The settings of this treadmill allow the user to tap into multiple types of running routines from battling the hills to less-calf-destroying flat runs. Specifically, this model can be adjusted between inclines of 0% to 15% for which does mean it can be made steeper than most other models on the market. Who said anything about rock climbing?

Additionally, the motor can afford speeds between 0.5 miles and 12 miles per hour for a tailored workout. The workout options on the machine are plentiful and can be chosen from six standard and two customizable options by using the nine-inch LCD display. All of this quality is then neatly packed up. Despite the product’s significant weight, it is able to become smaller and more space friendly by adjusting some of its parts.

It comes with some extras too. Purchasers of this treadmill get a heart rate belt, multiple warranties against certain parts of the product and the knowledge that they have made a sound investment. Check out more details of this by tapping the button below.

BUYING GUIDE & FAQ’S

What Are The Benefits Of Making A Home Gym?

Each year, thousands of men decide to ditch their gym memberships. In rebellion to packed car lots and even busier weight areas, they choose to use their money by investing in quality home gym equipment. There are a lot of benefits in doing so. Having a home gym is, as mentioned, an investment that can save you money in the long term. Instead of excessive signup fees, monthly payments and transport costs for each visit, you can make a worthwhile investment in your health and your bank balance by buying the best home gym equipment.

Having a home gym may also increase your motivation to exercise, especially when you no longer have to commute to the gym. One of the most difficult sit-ups any gym-goer needs to do is the one off their sofa. However, that sit up becomes much easier when the gym is only a room away. Having a home gym also enables you to work out more because of the time you save by not commuting. It becomes a lot easier to get a workout in during a busy working schedule.

Once in your home gym, you get the first and only pick of the gym equipment. And you get to choose the workout music too – no need for Bieber to make them squats even more painful! With a home gym equipped with the best gym equipment, there is also no waiting around for other people to update their Instagram with gym selfies and get off the equipment. You get to use what you want when you want.

This isn’t to say that a home gym is exclusively for the benefit of people who have said goodbye to their local fitness instructors. For the guys who are serious about their fitness, having a home gym as well as a gym membership is highly desirable. These guys get the best of both worlds and can choose between the social aspect of a commercial gym and the private convenience of a home gym.

What Home Gym Equipment Is Best For Those With Limited Space?

Many men dream of a home gym which is kitted out with the best gym equipment. But nearly just as many men give up on the dream when they remember that their spare room or garage isn’t that big. If you are a guy with limited space, then do not worry. The home gym dream is not over. There are still many ways to create your own home workout zone with what you have to work with. You just need to be smart about it and consider our advice.

First, you could look for home gym equipment that is foldable, compact and easy to store. This way, you will be able to own the same number of gym equipment and accessories as someone with excessive square feet. You will just have to keep many items stored until they are needed. Fortunately, lots of home gym essentials have been made with this in mind so you can get them ready and pack them away quickly. You’ll see examples as you browse below.

There are also equipment options which target the same muscle groups but significantly differ in size. For example, one guy may have a Z-bar to prepare his biceps for a Saturday night down the bar, while another guy may have a resistance rope that can be made exceptionally compact and even placed in a drawer. If only limited space is available, one of these is not smart when buying home gym equipment and the other reads Men’s Gear.

However, it’s not only about size. That sounds strange when we are talking about making the most of your space but stick with us. The number of functions available in the piece of gym equipment is also a key consideration. Getting a machine that works one or two muscle groups is great but getting a similar-sized home workout system that has multiple stations to give a full-body workout is a much wiser decision.

If you are a guy living in a warm climate then you may not need any space at home at all. You can make your home gym anywhere you like, whether it be a local park, the garden or the local basketball court. To get your own outdoor gym, you just need portable home gym equipment that you can store easily or leave in the car. Great examples include resistance bands, workout balls and adjustable dumbbells. Many of these options are also great for businessmen or other traveling guys who need to keep in shape on the road. Just slip it into your carry-on luggage and you’re ready.

How To Make A Cheap Home Gym That Covers Everything?

If the price of home gym equipment starts to add up, it can feel easier to just go back to your regular gym. However, just because some pieces of gym equipment can be expensive, it doesn’t mean that you can’t get home gym equipment to target all your muscle groups at a cheap price. This doesn’t mean you buy all the cheap home gym equipment available. Rather, you still buy the best gym equipment, but you buy combinations of equipment that complement each other. Intrigued? Keep reading!

For example, instead of buying an abdominal roller to improve your core stability and a squat bar to work your lower-body muscles, you could just buy a medicine ball which can target your core and be used to squat with. In this situation, one piece of equipment can be used for two very different muscle groups and is much cheaper than buying the other two options. This is just one example of multiple combinations that are out there. These combinations are key in reducing your expenses when making a home gym with equipment that gives you a complete workout. Look out for them.

Also, a lot of attention should be paid to the type of weighted machines and equipment you buy. Weighted plates are much more versatile as they can be added to different types of bars and used in conjunction with benches and more. On the other hand, dumbbells aren’t as versatile. Unless you check out some of the adjustable dumbbells listed below!

Unless you like sleeping on the porch, you may want to run the idea of a home gym past your significant other. Yet, there are more things needed than your wife or girlfriend’s approval to ensure everything goes smoothly. If you think back to your time in a commercial gym, you will notice some ways that they ready their rooms to be used as workout spaces. It’s these things that you should consider to make your home gym feel like a gym, and not just some spare bedroom with a set of weights in it.

So, what are we talking about exactly? Well, first there is the music to consider. Music is proven to help increase performance and motivation. Pair a speaker up with your playlist and you have the makings of a real gym environment without spending much more. You may also want to get yourself a small water dispenser. You can pick these up for relatively cheap and they can make your gym look the real deal – without the line for the water fountain of course.

However, we have saved the most important for last. Commercial gyms use special types of flooring to withstand the general wear and tear of high footfall and more importantly, to withstand impacts of heavy weights being dropped against the floor. Before you damage your new oak floorboards and get in even hotter water with your girlfriend, it’s best to re-lay your floor with special rubber gym flooring. This gear is really easy to put down without experience as it usually clicks in place like a jigsaw. It can be bought in separate pieces in most stores.

Using this flooring is also great for reducing the noise of moving around and any echoing sounds, which will be even more necessary if your new home gym equipment is stationed above a living space. You don’t even have to cover your whole area either. To be kind to your wallet, you can just add this durable flooring to the areas of your home gym where you need it most.

What Are The Common Mistakes When Making A Home Gym?

There is a saying when shopping for the best home gym equipment – and that is buy nice or buy twice. It’s super important that all you guys take a look around at what is on the market when shopping for home gym equipment. Checking the options of what is out there can help you find more money-saving and space-saving gym essentials. Fortunately, you are already dodging this minefield by coming to us and taking a look at what our researchers discovered.

But what mistake could you still make? The biggest mistake by men making a home gym is that they do not measure their space beforehand and do not consider the space they need to move around when all the equipment is in place. By cramming lots of home gym equipment in, you not only make your gym look cluttered, but it can also become really unsafe.

The next mistake is not as crucial as making sure you know the dimensions of your room before buying your equipment. However, we still think of it as a crime. After buying your new equipment and accessories, your room can look complete. But no home gym is complete without some personal touches. Add posters, flags or even paint your walls with quotes and motivational messages just like the cool boxing gyms you see on the movies. Just show the color theme of your awesome motivational graffiti to those you live with before digging out the paintbrush.

A Special Word For Personal Trainers

If you are making a home gym as a personal trainer with the vision of training your clients in it, there are some things you need to be aware of. A home gym that is used in this way is no longer just a personal gym. It’s now a commercial gym and your home insurance will not cover the safety and wellbeing of your clients. Also, be aware that many home insurance companies do not cover injuries from personal uses of home gyms anyway. Check with your insurance company to find out if you’re covered for medical bills in the event of a personal accident in your home gym. Personal trainers will have to source public liability insurance for themselves and to keep their clients protected.

The Locker Room Debrief

Well, we certainly delivered a lot of options. Whether you came for one particular item or wanted to see all of the home gym essentials on our list, we hope you found some perfect products for you. You got to see and read reviews on exceptional and high-quality equipment from some of the leading brands such as Trideer, Lifecore Fitness, Gold’s Gym, Reebok, TRX and many more. We may have also introduced you to some new faces which match quality with affordability.

With some of these 50 products and accessories in your home gym, you can be sure to have easy access to bulging t-shirt muscles before hitting the bar on a Friday night and all-round health and wellbeing. Just remember to consider the things we mentioned just above in our buyer guide to make sure you buy the best home gym equipment for your needs and space. Neglecting these things can end in wasted money, as well as an impractical and unsafe home workout space.

And finally, thanks for joining us in this guide. We have plenty of other fitness equipment and gadget reviews that you may like to look at. Hop over to these other awesome buyer guides to discover more of the best gear from the fitness industry – time!