A must have for your birth plan / hospital bag.
This would be your choice of hire if you EDD is very soon, this week or next week so you only require a short 4 week hire.
If you know the day baby will be arriving (scheduled induction).
If you know the day baby will be arriving, please let us know when you would roughly like to receive the TENS (taking into account shipping time) and we will ensure you receive it by then.
We will send your hire out to you ASAP, today if you placed your bookingbefore 12pm, or tomorrow if booked in after 12pm on a weekday.
If you would like your hire to get to you more quickly, please choose Express Shipping at checkout.
TENS (Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation) is a natural pain relief tool for your labour, as it assists and distracts you from the pains of labour, helping you through the labour process.
The Elle 2 TENS is an easy to use, gentle way to relieve the pain of contractions during labour by amplifying all your body’s amazing natural pain blocking abilities. The gentle electrical pulses block pain signals from reaching your brain & helps build endorphins, allowing for an overall better labouring experience.
The Elle 2 TENS, specifically designed for use during labour, and is perfectly safe for you and baby. The Elle 2 TENS is an obstetric labour TENS. It has a burst and a boost mode specific for labour, and it also times your contractions. contractions.
Gell pads can be reused many times if they are kept clean, and placed back on their film after labour use. Use the TENS at home for after birth pains, cramping or sciatica or birth trauma pain. If you would like to purchase extra gel pads, you can find them here.
How does hire work?
With the 4 week hire option, we know to send your hire out ASAP because you are due very soon, or we will send out your hire to you so you receive it on or before the date you have mentioned in the text box above.
You will receive a reminder when your TENS hire is due back to us, just so you don't forget too.
Your TENS hire will include all that is needed to use the TENS:
- 4 week hire of Elle TENS 2.
- 4 x brand new reusable electrode pads
- 2 x brand new AA batteries (we recommend organising yourself a second set of batteries for just in case).
- 2 x leadwires
- A gorgeous post card size affirmation card.
- A carry pouch (to be returned to us please).
- Easy to read instruction card (full instruction manual can be found in the link above).
- Australia Post prepaid sticker for easy pre-paid return, to be placed onto the compostable satchel that the TENS arrives in. (Caring for the environment).
- A delicious little whole food snack bar and some Mama Me tea just in case you need some energy during or after labour.
We will ensure that your TENS is sent out to ASAP. If you are due very soon, please choose Express Shipping at checkout.
You return the TENS machine back to us by placing the machine and all its contents/accessories by in the reusable pink satchel that your TENS hire arrived in (remember to cut the satchel at the dotted line for reuse). Then drop it at your local Australia Post. Please keep your receipt from Australia Post so that you can show us in case something goes wrong with the return. You will also receive a reminder when your TENS hire is due back to us, just so you don't forget.
Test your Elle TENS unit as soon as you receive it. Familiarising yourself with the unit and its functions will make for a more stress-free experience when your labour begins. If you have any problems or questions contact us ASAP so we can make sure you have everything under control for your beautiful birthing experience.
DO NOT FORGET to check with your Health Insurance. Depending on the level of health cover, you may be eligible for a partial or full rebate on the hire or purchase of TENS units.