Magnetic bracelets is said to work best when worn near the key acupuncture points on the body. Hence, keeping a reflexology chart which include wrist acupressure points will help you find the most effective pressure points for your ailments. For example, if you are having back pain, you would want to wear your magnetic bracelet on your left wrist, being the acupressure points for the spine are located near the left hand. If you have gastrointestinal problems then wear your bracelet on your right wrist.
When wearing magnetic bracelet, it is believed that small movements of the magnets can produce more effective results than unmoving magnets. Thus, it is better to choose a bracelet size that is marginally bigger than the size of your wrist.
Wear the bracelet on your wrist and adjust it to your comfort level. To get desirable results, the magnetic bracelet should be worn close to the skin because the magnetic field have a short range. However, the bracelet should not be worn too tight because it can cause irritation and skin rashes due to increased dampness and perspiration.
Magnetic bracelet can be worn when sleeping because the more often you wear it the better it is.
Remove your bracelet when having a bath or a shower, or taking part in any water activity. The reason is that magnets are not made from noble metals and have high content of iron, thus it is likely to rust easily. In addition, chemicals present in swimming pools or salt water can damage metals notwithstanding if they are noble metals or not.
Prevent your bracelet from striking or dropping on hard surface because this can diminish or discharge its magnetic properties.
Do not use a jewelry cleaning machine to clean the bracelet because it can remove its magnetic properties and also corrode the magnets. To clean your bracelet, wipe it with a dry and soft cloth. However, you may also use a gentle soap solution and a soft cloth should the need arise. You can use a wet cloth to clean items like stainless steel and titanium, however, make sure the item is left dry when done. At all times, do not use any chemicals for cleaning.
Do not put magnetic bracelet near digital watch, credit card or domestic appliance. For instance, it is alright to use a credit card while wearing magnetic bracelet. However, do not put the magnetic bracelet on your credit card. Furthermore, magnets can erase computer data, and may get in the way of computer and TV screens. Once again, it is fine to wear magnetic bracelets while using your laptop computer because the bracelets have short range magnetic fields.
Finally, as with any therapy, there are safety measures to observe. Thus, magnets should never be used on a person wearing a pacemaker, defibrillator, insulin pump or any other metal implants and electro-medical devices. In addition, do not use magnets during pregnancy, on open wounds or if internal bleeding exists. In any case, if you have any doubts, always consult your medical doctor or seek the advice of other qualified health professionals.
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