I can't feel anything

When using the device with the supplied conductive paste, you may feel very little or nothing at all from the stimulation. This is perfectly normal. If you are unsure, try using the device without the conductive paste. You should feel a tingling or prickly sensation, which some people find unpleasant.

What is the "vaseline" for?

It looks a bit like vaseline but it's actually conductive paste. You put a little smudge on the gold electrodes of the clip before clipping the clip to your tragus. The conductive paste greatly reduces the resistance between your skin and the electrical circuit. The effect of using paste is

Is tVNS Painful?

No, tVNS does not have to be painful. You are in control of the stimulation level and should set it to a comfortable level. Most people describe the sensation as like a tingling or prickle sensation. It is usually more noticable at the start of the session and then fades

Can tVNS Help with Migraines?

Yes. There is some data that indicates people suffering from headaches, cluster headaches and migraines may see some benefit from the use of tVNS; for example see this scientific study However, as reported, actual results may be dependent on the individual and may vary.

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