In this review, we evaluate the ‘UNIX Air Relax Air Compression Leg Massager. Blood & Lymphatic Circulation Therapy System. Recovery Boots. Recovery Pump’  to help you decide whether this is the leg massager for you or not.

UNIX Air Relax Air Compression Leg Massager Review

Model: UNIX

From: Air Relax

FDA: 510K cleared

Benefits of the UNIX Air Relax Air Compression Leg Massager

Recover from athletic injuries: This foot massager will help you heal from athletic injuries with little to no side effects. Unlike painkillers, there is no chance of overdose with this product. It can help with swollen legs, knee problems, varicose veins or cramps.

Boost your body’s natural painkillers: Massages are known to release endorphins ( also known as the feel good chemicals i.e. natural painkillers) in your body. By using this product, you might feel more positive and relieved – perfect after a long, stressful day at work.

Release waste naturally: The increased rate of circulation with help to wash out toxins more naturally. A healthy way to detoxify!

Improves circulation: This leg massager can help improve your blood and lymph circulation. It can also aid in the transport of nutrients to your spinal column and it will nourish your cells more. The massager can also help your body with compressed nerves. The circulation might also make your legs feel warmer.

Relieve leg pain: This product can revitalize your leg by soothing sore muscles and muscle aches. The custom massages can r also melt away soreness and fatigue. It is ideal for an ‘after workout’ relaxation period. It can also help to soothe menstruation cramps in the legs.

Helpful for early stages of cellulite: Cellulite appears  when the fat deposits in our legs compress the lymph flow. This foot massager can reduce the appearance of the cellulite in its early stages.


How to use the UNIX Air Relax Air Compression Leg Massager

When you are first installing the Unix air relax air compressor, make sure that you don’t shake or drop the device. Then, connect the ‘T’ terminal hoses according to the description in the user guide and make sure that the hoses are not twisted or folded. Connect the hose plug to the device. Make sure that the arrow signal side is up and that the hose is connected fully to prevent air from leaking out.

Connect the power cable to a power source that is between 110V – 120V. The device will beep twice when the power is on. Place the controller on a flat surface.

Wear light clothes before putting on your leg cuffs. Make sure that the ‘left’ and ‘right’ leg cuffs are placed on your legs accordingly. Pull the zipper all the way up and be careful as to not get your clothes stuck in the zipper. After keeping the zipper flat, attach the zipper firmly. Then press the ‘on/off’ button to start your massage.

The pressure level can also be changed according to your wish. The default pressure is level 1. You can increase the pressure level by continually pressing the pressure button. You can also choose any of the three operation modes available. Each massage will last for 15 mins. The automatic mode will have peristaltic and sequential motion.

Massage modes:

  • A mode: Peristaltic
  • B mode: Sequential
  • C mode: Massage

You should also make sure that you store the device in a low moisture environment where it is out of children’s reach and is not near gas or chemicals. The ‘point’ button also allows you to select specific points/ chambers to concentrate on. You can choose from four sections of leg compression areas: ankle, calves, knee and thigh.

Features of the UNIX Air Relax Air Compression Leg Massager

LED Display

The LED Display shows everything that is necessary. It also features small animations to show which chambers the massager is concentrating on. The display lights up as different chambers are filled with air. It also shows the power status, the operation mode, pressure, and auto programs.


The UNIX leg massager is lightweight and comes with a durable case that has a built-in handle. It is also low maintenance and it only needs to be cleaned with a damp cloth.

Velcro and zipper

This feature is what makes this leg massage unique. The velcro and zipper makes this product convenient and easy to use. Both of these features ensure that the massager remains fastened and in contact with your skin at all times. It is very simple to use.

Leg cuffs

For the convenience of the customers, the manufacturers have also labelled the leg cuffs as ‘left’ and ‘right’. The cuffs strap onto your leg securely and with close contact, they make sure that the massage is being delivered adequately.

Technical Specifications

This is an FDA 510K Class II cleared medical grade device. It requires a voltage of 110- 120 V. It consumes 30W of power and its size is 10.2(W) x 7.0(H) x 5.1(D) inches. Its cuff size: Opening: 27-Inch] [Mid Thigh: 24-Inch] [Knee: 20-Inch] [Calf: 18-Inch] [Ankle: 16-Inch] [Arch(Instep): 13-Inch]. If you think this might be small for you, contact customer service and ask for extension cuffs to increase circumference.

Who should use this UNIX Air Relax Air Compression Leg Massager ?

This product should be used by people who want to save time and money on massages while not having to compromise on effective pain relief. It should be also used by people who feel as if they put a lot of pressure on their legs while working. If you are suffering from any of these conditions the device is highly suited for you: lymphedema, varicose veins, nerve compression, post-immobilization edema, venous insufficiencies, primary lymphedema or any sports injury.

You should use this massager if you work in construction or find yourself standing up for hours at work. This device might also be beneficial for you if you are looking for a product that can increase the rate of circulation in your legs.


Who shouldn’t use this UNIX Air Relax Air Compression Leg Massager ?

Pregnant women are strongly advised to not use this product sans the approval of their physician. People who have pacemakers or are at an increased risk of developing blood clots due to recent surgery should not use this product as well. If you suffer from diabetes, phlebitis, thrombosis and/or any severe illness, consult your physician before using this massaging device.


Customer Support and Warranty

If you are not satisfied with your product, you may return it within 30 days of the purchase date. Do look at the user manual to see the conditions under which return of the product is applicable.

This massage chair has a 1 year no-worry warranty. This warranty is valid in USA and Canada only. The warranty does not cover normal wear and tear or cosmetic damage. The warranty will be void if it is not used according to the user manual. It will also be considered as void if it has been misused/ modified or repaired by anyone other than an authorized service representative of a manufacturer.

The warranty also excludes transportation, insurance or shipping costs. It also excludes defects, damages or failure resulting from misuse, abuse, improper or abnormal usage or neglect.If you want to extend your warranty, contact customer service. However, you should note that the company charges $40 per year of extra warranty.


Final Thoughts

The UNIX Air Relax Air Compression Leg Massager is a great deal if you are looking for a leg massager that has a customizable pressure intensity, improves blood circulation in your leg and relieves pain.