Manicare® Sonic Mini® Eye Wand Frequently Asked Questions
How do I turn on/off the Manicare® Sonic Mini® Eye Wand?
The Sonic Mini® Eye Wand does not have an on/off button. You activate the wand by placing your finger over the Smart Touch Sensor located along the top of the device.
Where can I find the Smart Touch Sensor on the device?
The Smart Touch Sensor is the long, thin silver bar located on top of the Eye Wand.
Why can I not feel the pulses and/or heat?
Ensure your finger is in contact with the Smart Touch Sensor to activate the sonic vibration with gentle heat. It will take about a minute to reach 40°C.
How long/often should I be using the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand?
We recommend using the eye wand for 30 seconds per eye (total of 1 minute) daily as part of your day and/or night regime.
What does the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand do for my skin?
The Sonic Mini® Eye Wand combines sonic wave vibration with gentle heat to delicately massage and relax the area under the eyes.
What does the heat do for my skin?
The added heat in the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand is to assist with relaxation in the area under/around the eyes. Heat is associated with promoting the movement of fluid build-up and so is intended on reducing puffiness.
Is the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand good for mature skin?
The Sonic Mini® Eye Wand is great to use for mature skin as it assists in reducing puffiness and relaxes the under-eye area. It is also beneficial to use around other areas of the face.
Does the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand help with wrinkles and fine lines?
The Sonic Mini® Eye Wand vibration waves gently massage and helps to relax and smooth the delicate eye area. It can assist in smoothing out wrinkles and fine lines.
What type of products should I use with the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand?
Use the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand in conjunction with serums, creams or masks. The wand will assist in absorption of your desired product into the skin.
Can I use the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand with a face mask?
Yes - it is recommended that you use a mask with high moisture content, such as a sheet mask. Clay masks that dry into the skin will not have the same effect.
How do I charge the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand?
The Eye Wand is battery operated and requires 1x AAA battery (not included). In general, each battery can last up to 3 hours.
Is the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand waterproof?
No, do not submerge underwater. To clean the Eye Wand, use a tissue or damp cloth to remove excess skincare product.
Can I use the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand on other parts of the face?
Yes - the device can be used in other areas of the face such as crows feet, smile lines, frown lines and forehead lines. Ensure you apply moisturiser first.
Is the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand safe to use if I have a sunburn?
It is not recommended to use in areas of the skin that are sunburnt, particularly around the eye area. The skin in this area is extremely sensitive and due to the heat that the Sonic Mini Eye Wand produces, it is recommended not to use with sunburn.
Is the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand safe to use if I have facial piercings?
It is not recommended to use the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand around piercings. Please avoid these areas or remove the piercings.
Does the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand cause breakouts?
The Sonic Mini® Eye Wand may cause a small number of breakouts due to increased circulation, which may promote skin cell regeneration. If this does occur, it should subside within a short period of time. It also may depend on the skincare you are using and whether this influences your skin. If there are prolonged breakouts, discontinue use.
How should I clean and store the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand?
Remove excess skincare products with a tissue or a damp cloth. Do not wash the device in water or any other cleaner.
Does the Sonic Mini® Eye Wand have a 30 Day Challenge?
No. The 30 Day Challenge is only applied to the Sonic Mini Facial Cleanser.