Confused by the three terms, TENS, EMS & E-stim? You are not alone
That is a question that often turns up, and I will do my best to answer it in this article. Erotic electrostimulation refers to the use of specially designed equipment to apply electrical stimulation to the genitals for sexual pleasure. It is often referred to as e-stim.
Often though there is confusion between some of the terms involved like TENS, EMS and E-stim.
All are systems that pass an electrical current through tissue, but they interact with nerves and muscles in differing ways. These differences in performance and abilities are due to their differing waveforms and power levels.
But just as a Ford Fiesta, a Mercedes and a Ferarri are all cars, they all go about doing what they do in different ways while still coming from a universal concept.
Electrode positioning can make a massive difference to the perceived sensations, but let's cover the three different types of control boxes.