How to Use


Watch the video below to see how the HeadFX™ Pain Relief System eases your pain and provides immediate soothing comfort! 

All instructions below are also included on each HeadFX™ piece.

Reusable Hot & Cold HeadFX™ Compression Headband Gel Insert: 

For Cold Therapy Use:

  1. Place the gel insert in the freezer for at least 90 minutes.
  2. After 90 minutes remove the gel insert from freezer and slide into place within the pocket of the compression band.
  3. Strap the compression band around the head and test temperature to your personal comfort level.
  4. If gel insert feels too cold, remove and re-apply when temperature becomes comfortable.
  5. The gel insert can be stored in the freezer for future use as cold therapy.

 

For Heat Therapy Use:

Note: If gel insert has been stored in the freezer, let gel insert return to room temperature before heating. Do not heat when frozen. Heat one gel insert at a time.

  1. Fold the gel insert in half and lay flat in the microwave.
  2. Heat gel insert for 12 seconds on one side; turn over and heat for additional 12 seconds.
  3. Remove gel insert from microwave and slide into place within the pocket of the compression band.
  4. Strap the compression band around the head and test temperature to your personal comfort level.
  5. If the gel insert feel too hot, remove and re-apply when temperature becomes comfortable.
  6. If additional heat is required, re-heat in 5 second intervals. Do not overheat.
  7. Do not reheat gel insert more than twice in one hour. If additional heat is required, wait 1 hour before reheating.
  8. The HeadFX™ Gel insert can be stored at room temperature for future use as heat therapy.

Note: Excessive heating may cause gel inserts to rupture or leak. Do not leave microwave unattended - watch gel inserts while heating. If the gel insert starts to expand, turn off microwave immediately and allow to cool before using. Heating times may need to be adjusted due to difference in individual microwaves.

Cautions/Warnings:

Read instructions and warnings before use.

Do not use on injured skin.

Keep out of reach of children.

Gel inserts are intended to be used with the HeadFX™ compression headband only.  Extreme cold temperatures can cause frostbite. Never apply the gel insert directly on skin. ALWAYS use the compression band.

Heat and cold affect individuals differently. Always let your personal comfort level be your guide.

Individuals with circulatory problems should consult a physician before using hot & cold therapy.

Do not use this product with with topical pain relievers or ointments.

The gel inserts are non-toxic, however they are not intended to be eaten.

Reusable Hot & Cold Grain-filled Inserts:

The natural grain-filled inner fabric insert is divided into four separate sections. This allows the grain to be shifted between each of the sections to the individual’s preference and pain relief pressure requirement.

For Cold Therapy Use: 

  1. Place natural grain-filled inserts in the freezer for at least 1 hour.
  2. After 1 hour remove grain inserts from freezer and slide into place within the pocket of the compression band. Please the grain-filled eye insert into the eye cover pocket. 
  3. Strap the compression band around the head and test temperature to your personal comfort level.
  4. If grain inserts feel too cold, remove and re-apply when temperature becomes comfortable.
  5. Grain inserts can be stored in the freezer for future use as cold therapy. Always keep the grain-filled inserts dry when storing.

For Heat Therapy Use:

Note: Grain-filled inserts should be at room temperature prior to heating. Heat one grain-filled insert at a time.

  1. Check microwave to ensure surface is clean of oil, food particles and dirt.
  2. Place the grain-filled insert directly in the centre of the microwave and heat for 22 seconds (based on 1200W).
  3. Remove grain insert from microwave and check temperature for your personal comfort level before application. If more heat is desired, re-heat insert for an additional 10 seconds.
  4. Remove grain-filled insert from microwave and and slide into place within the pocket of the compression band. Place the grain-filled insert into the pocket of the eye cover.
  5. Strap the compression band around the head and test temperature to your personal comfort level.
  6. If grain-filled inserts feel too hot, remove and re-apply when temperature becomes comfortable.
  7. If additional heat is desired, re-heat in 10 second intervals. Do not overheat.

 Using HeadFX™ Aromatherapy Oil Infused Scent Pads:

Directions:

  1. Open the sealed scent package and remove scented pad.
  2. Place one or two scented pads in the specially designed pockets on the grain-filled eye insert.
  3. After therapy place the scented pads back into the scent package and seal closed.
  4. Keep the sealed scent package dry and ready for next therapy session.
  5. Do NOT place scented package or scented pads in the microwave. Place scented pad in the pockets AFTER heating the grain-filled inserts separately.

Unique, Innovative HeadFX™ Compression Headband is made with antibacterial, moisture lifting cotton blend fabric with Velcro™ fastener. Note: The compression band contains natural rubber latex. The compression headband is machine washable.

The information contained on this site should never replace a doctor’s advice and recommendations. Your healthcare provider is the best resource to consult regarding what is best for you and your medical condition. If you have an emergency, call 911 or contact your doctor immediately.