About the Biomag
About the Magnets
There’s a huge range of conditions we’ve had success with - including arthritis (osteo and rheumatoid), back, neck, hip, shoulder and limb aches and pains, cramps, fatigue, fibromyalgia, sciatica, sleepless nights, and stress.
We are proud to tell you that 95% of our customers find their pain is eased and their sleep is improved. Many customers find their pain disappears completely, while others say the pain has eased to a level where they feel a marked improvement in their quality of life.
Despite the myriad of success stories we get here at Woolrest BioMag, occasionally a customer may not be fully satisfied with the level of pain relief they get from their BioMag. That’s why we offer a 60-day money-back satisfaction guarantee – and we can only do that because we are so confident that our mattress toppers will help.
This depends on the individual. Often, it takes a couple of weeks, although some people have told us they got relief from their pain on the first night! But most take longer, so it’s important to persevere. And it can sneak up on you: other customers have told us they didn’t notice the benefit, until they took the BioMag off the bed, or slept in a bed without one, and noticed their pain was worse.
You may find that your body temperature may be raised slightly when you first put the BioMag on your bed, this is normal, and will be only temporary. Remember, 95 percent of users of BioMag products love them.
This is the question we are asked most often, and the answer is YES! Your BioMag underlay simply fits over the top. The simplest way to remember is: there should only be a sheet between you and your BioMag. Occasionally, an electric blanket directly beneath an underlay can cause it to move. If this happens, a thin blanket placed between them will stop it.
It’s easier than you might think! The simplest way to look after it is to air it regularly in the sun, and gently vacuum it to get rid of dead skin cells etc, and to reinvigorate the wool. It’s also a good idea to occasionally comb it with a long-toothed comb.
It can be spot-cleaned using mild soap and warm water, and then dried in the sun.
If you are determined to wash the whole thing, you can - but not at home, because they’re too bulky for your domestic washer. It should be gently washed in a commercial washing machine using a mild detergent and warm water, and it shouldn’t cost more than about $35 for a King Size. Remember, temperature is critical. DO NOT exceed 104 degrees Fahrenheit.
Use conditioner in the final rinse cycle. Tell the laundry people to tumble dry on cool setting only for about 20 minutes, then hang it in the drying room for a couple of days until it’s dry. DO NOT overdry – the moisture level of wool must not be less than 10%, otherwise it can become dry and brittle.
But most people don’t bother getting their underlay washed, and as long as you air it out regularly there’s usually no need.
Note: Before leaving your BioMag with a dry cleaners, make sure they understand how to clean a magnetic underlay. If you are in the greater Auckland area, we have tested the process used by this company and have found them to do a very good job.
To ensure many years of satisfaction from your Woolrest, make sure you keep it in good condition. Every few months, gently vacuum it to get rid of the dead skins cells etc. Occasionally put it outside in the shade, to air it out. You can also gently comb the wool to lift the fibres.
To give your Woolrest some real pampering, use our specially made Vitalise wool refresher spray. An anti-bacterial, anti-viral gently scented organic refresher spray developed especially for Woolrest.
The World Health Organisation has concluded that no adverse side effects have been observed with the magnetic energy that Woolrest BioMag products use. However, you should drink more water for the first couple of weeks, as it may make you thirsty.
You should always check with your doctor before use and making any changes to your medication.Back to Top
We advise you to seek medical advise from your GP - The Biomag cannot be used if you have a pacemaker or whilst pregnant.
Yes - This will not be a problem.Back to Top
Here in New Zealand we tend to take wool for granted because it’s everywhere. There are 40 million sheep in a country with only four and a half million people, and we wear a lot of woollen clothing. But stop for a minute to think about the superb qualities of wool:
A study conducted on wool and sleep patterns at Monash University in Australia found that the amount of movement during a normal night's sleep is less, in comparison to the same people sleeping without wool on the bed – again, helping give a better night's sleep.
Yes you can – excellent in fact for waterbeds, only thing need to check the size.
The Woolrest underlay was developed 35 years ago, and is a proudly New Zealand made product. We’ve developed a special blend of merino and downs wool for maximum support and comfort, with durability and performance, because merino wool alone does not have the durability and strength of downs wool. Plus, not only is our wool grown in New Zealand and Australia - but just as importantly, it’s processed here as well.
All our wool is fleece – the best wool - from the sheep's back, not the skirting wool from the belly, or dirty wool that’s been bleached. And the wool used in a Woolrest BioMag has ONLY been washed or scoured, it has not been treated with chemicals.
It’s not ideal, because a small underlay on a big bed is likely to move and wrinkle.
It’s best to get the correct size – that’s why we have a Woolrest BioMag underlay for every size of mattress, from Single right through to California King.
We have the perfect solution for couples where one partner wants a magnetic mattress pad, and the other partner prefers wool without the magnets: the 50/50 underlay.
This is a Woolrest BioMag on one half, and a plain Woolrest double fleece on the other. Ideal for situations where one partner may have pain that requires the BioMag magnets, while the other partner may prefer plain wool. And it doesn’t matter which side of the bed you sleep on – the 50/50 Woolrest BioMag can be turned around to be used either way.
We are delighted to make these to order, just call our service centre staff.
Yes we do - Please contact our customer service team on toll free 0508 24 66 24 or via email email@example.com for terms and conditions.Back to Top
The ceramic magnets used in a BioMag are glued into place, and then sewn around, so they can’t shift (this is why all our products are washable). The magnets are sewn into the underlay in a pattern that ensures the maximum amount of your body is in close contact, maximizing performance.
If you are pregnant, have a pacemaker, or sleep with an insulin pump it is not recommended that you sleep on magnetic products. There has never been any evidence that magnetic therapy is harmful for pregnant women, but we prefer to err on the side of caution.
With pacemakers and insulin pumps, it is possible that the magnets could slow down the battery. People in these categories should instead be buying one of our beautiful Woolrest Fleece products which do not contain magnets.
We use unidirectional ferrite magnets, with the North, or Negative, pole on the side facing your body. We offer a lifetime guarantee – the strength of the magnets will not noticeably diminish during your lifetime.
The strip on the back of an EFTPOS card, swipe card or credit card, contains your account information. Any prolonged, close-proximity contact with a magnetic field can interfere with the magnetized strip, and can wipe the data. For this reason, if you have a magnetic titanium bracelet, you should avoid it being in close contact with magnetised cards - for instance in your handbag. You should also avoid wearing it on the wrist next to your watch. Similarly, you may like to take your watch off before you get into bed, as the magnets in any magnetic underlay can slow the battery.
Yes - Due to the magnetic field, this will cause the battery life to slow down or even stop.Back to Top
If you have any further questions, please contact us and speak to one of our friendly consultants.