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Do you work in a profession where you’re on your feet all day? Maybe you’re a hairdresser, a nurse, or a tradie? Or maybe you’re looking for a convenient, quick and utterly relaxing way to maximise your recovery after heavy training days?

We’re now offering NormaTec Compression Therapy at our RLab’s laboratory at Shop 5, 7 Gregory Hills Drive, Gregory Hills, Sydney. For intense recovery acceleration, it could be exactly what you’re looking for.

The NormaTec Recovery System gives you the choice of leg, hip or arm compression to deeply massage the body with with three different techniques: pulsing compression movements, gradient levels and distal release. You’ll be able to sit back and relax as NormaTec soothes your aches and pains, reduces water retention and inflammation, flushes lactic acid from your system and accelerates your recovery so you can get back in the gym faster.

Why RLabs for compression therapy?

Here at RLabs, we’re passionate about bringing the future of science to today for those who want to move, train and live better. Our innovative, cutting-edge recovery methods are built on the premise that technology can revolutionise how our bodies operate. Our high-tech rejuvenation and relaxation facilities will have you feeling like anything is possible every time you complete a session with us.

01 / Pain relief and muscle healing

NormaTec Compression Therapy mimics the body’s natural muscle contractions, pumping fluid out of the treated area and minimising swelling and pain. Active compression helps to improve the flow of essential nutrients to the body and help repair damaged tissue.

02 / Circulation

Active compression therapy helps to improve blood flow to the area being treated, which allows more oxygen and nutrients to the area in need. The compression improves overall circulation levels and can effectively treat varicose veins.

03 / Reduced inflammation

Chronic inflammation is a result of the body becoming overly reactive when it comes to fighting infection and stress. Compression therapy takes away edema (or fluids) from the area being treated, reducing inflammation and fighting pain.

04 / Sports recovery

Delayed-onset muscle soreness (DOMS) is caused by micro-tears in muscles, and can hinder your ability to return to the gym after a tough training session. Compression therapy alleviates DOMS, massaging the muscles so tension and pain melts away.

Together, we can do it. Together, we can achieve true greatness.

Have some questions?

How does compression therapy work?

The NormaTec Compression Therapy System was created by a physician bioengineer, and uses compressed air to massage your limbs, mobilise built-up fluid and speed up your recovery from a big training session. The system uses a patented NormaTec Pulse Massage Pattern to deliver maximum results for a wide variety of recovery goals.


Does compression therapy hurt?

NormaTec Compression Therapy does not hurt. The machine offers many different levels of massage pressure, so we’ll be able to find a level that’s comfortable for you while still giving you the most benefit.

Frequently asked questions

The RLabs team are passionate about ensuring you leave every visit to our laboratory feeling relaxed, rejuvenated and recovered, while receiving the highest standards of safety and care.

01 / What types of compression therapy attachments does RLabs have?

RLabs has compression therapy attachments for the legs, arms, hips and lower back for easing pain, inflammation and muscle soreness in these areas.

02 / How much do compression therapy sessions at RLabs cost?

Compression therapy at R/Labs costs $40 for 30 minutes, or $60 for 60 minutes. The price is the same whether you do leg compression, hip compression or arm compression.

03 / Who should consider compression therapy?

NormaTec compression therapy is beneficial for a wide variety of people – from athletes, to full-time workers, to those just looking to ease pain and inflammation and improve their body’s functionality. NormaTec is especially good for anyone with vein problems, as it reduces the appearance of varicose veins by boosting blood flow to the area. It’s also great for pregnant women and people with diabetes for this same reason.

04 / What should I wear to my compression therapy session?

If it’s your first time with us at RLabs, please arrive 10 to 15 minutes before your appointment time so our team can welcome you and discuss any needs you may have.

For your NormaTec Compression Therapy session at RLabs, we recommend wearing shorts or leggings so the machine can accurately mould to your body shape and deliver you the best results.