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How to Choose the Perfect Mother's Day Gift: Tips and Ideas

Are you looking for the perfect gift for Mother's Day? Forget jewelry, flowers or candy. Show your appreciation and care for Mom by giving her the gift of relaxation. A massage chair will give Mom the freedom to enjoy a relaxing massage whenever she wants.

But how do you choose the right chair for mom? Here are some tips.

Choose Special Features for the Use of Massage Chairs

To narrow your search for the best massage chairs for home, consider what each model offers. Does the chair have special modes? Are there any particular features that you know your mom would love?

For example, maybe your mom spends a lot of time on her feet during the day. Choosing a massage chair that has a built-in foot and calf massager would help bring her some relief.

Consider any issues that your mom may be battling, and look for chairs that can address these issues.

Massage Chairs - Special Gift for Dear Moms

The best gift for Mother's Day is one that comes from the heart. A massage chair is a thoughtful choice because it gives mom a chance to focus on her health and wellness.

Along with special modes and features, there are a few other things to consider when choosing your gift for Mother’s Day.

Types Of Massage Chairs

One of the first things you should consider is the chair type. Does it offer 2D, 3D or 4D massage technology?

2D Massage Technology

A 2D massage chair is, essentially, a simple back roller massager. The rollers move up and down – in two dimensions – from the neck to the lower back. Sometimes, the rollers can move from side to side as well.

The technology may be simple, but it’s still effective. A 2D massager can still alleviate tension, ease sore muscles and even help alleviate stress.

3D Massage Technology

A chair with 3D massage technology can mimic the hands of a professional massage therapist. Along with moving up and down and side to side, the rollers can also push out into your back.

That additional movement can really increase the intensity of the massage. Most chairs allow you to adjust the intensity, so you can also enjoy a gentle massage whenever you want.

Everyone has their own preference for massage intensity, and this preference can change from day to day. With a 3D massage chair, your mom can adjust the intensity whenever she wants a more rigorous or gentler massage.

4D Massage Technology

4D massage technology builds on 3D to also offer speed adjustment. It's the most advanced option for a massage chair because it truly mimics both the motion and speed of a massage therapist’s hands.

Modern, quality massage chairs will offer both 3D and 4D massage technology, but you can still find some excellent chairs that offer 2D massage and a deeply relaxing experience. If your mom prefers a gentle massage, a 2D chair will be a perfect fit.

Special Features of Massage Chairs

Along with the type of massage chair, you also need to consider the features the chair offers. Some massage chairs have special features, like:


Many massage chairs have heated features, which can further help ease tension and soreness. Heated lumbar and foot massage functions can really transform the experience and allow for complete relaxation.


Some chairs have acupressure features that use air intensity to activate acupressure points on the body. If your mom is dealing with pain, tension or tightness in certain areas of her body, a chair with an acupressure system may be a good fit for her.

Zero Gravity

Some massage chairs can move into the zero gravity position, which puts the head and knees slightly above the heart.

The zero gravity position can help alleviate back pain because it takes the pressure off of the spine. It also helps the heart work more efficiently and can help you slip into a state of total relaxation.


You can also find massage chairs that offer the traditional reclining function. If your mom doesn’t want or need zero gravity, then this is a great alternative.

Top Massage Chairs for Mother’s Day Gifts

Massage chairs are the ultimate in relaxing Mother's Day gifts. We’ve shared some things to look for when choosing a chair. Now, let’s take a look at our top three picks for Mother’s Day gifts this year.

Super Novo Massage Chair in Espresso upholstery

Super Novo

The Super Novo is one of our most advanced massage chairs, and it’s loaded with features that mom will love, like:

  • S- and L-track massage
  • 3D and 4D massage
  • Foot, calf and knee massage
  • Built-in Altec Lansing sound system
  • Cloud Touch Acupressure system
  • Zero gravity
  • Full body stretch

This chair comes in a variety of colors and offers adjustability for a truly personal massage.

Click here to learn more about the Super Novo massage chair

Woman in a Perfect Chair PC-610 in black upholstery with a matte black base

The Perfect Chair® Omni Motion Classic

The Perfect Chair truly is the perfect chair, offering the perfect blend of comfort, relaxation and style. Zero gravity helps you slip into a complete state of relaxation. Our Supreme Upholstery package includes 3D EasePoint Technology, which uses Jade heat stones to help melt away tension.

Adjustability and memory foam PLUS features make this one of the most comfortable chairs you’ll have the pleasure of sitting in.

If your mom is looking for a relaxing experience that doesn’t involve an intense massage, the Perfect Chair is the perfect choice.

Click here to learn more about the Perfect Chair massage chair

Woman sitting in a WholeBody ROVE Massage Chair in Slate upholstery

WholeBody® ROVE

The WholeBody ROVE chair delivers a moderate-intensity massage and offers modern features that Mom will appreciate, such as:

  • S- and L-track massage
  • 8 auto wellness programs
  • Dual-lumbar heat
  • Full body stretch
  • Foot and calf massager
  • Wireless device charger

The ROVE delivers a full body massage experience, so mom can enjoy pain or tension relief whenever the need arises.

Click here to learn more about the WholeBody ROVE massage chair

Final Thoughts

A massage chair is the ultimate gift for Mother’s Day, allowing mom to relax and de-stress whenever she wants. Be sure to check out our full collection of massage chairs to find the right one for your needs and budget.

2023-05-01 09:59:26
Labels: Massage Benefits, Massage Chairs, Gift Guides