Toning with BEAR™ should be comfortable – if you experience any discomfort or irritation, discontinue use immediately and consult a physician.
Do not use on the chest / breast area, eye area (circular muscle within the orbital rim), mid-line (bone) of neck, or the genitals / groin area.
Do not use over red skin, raised moles, major arteries (eg. carotid), enlarged capillaries, metal implants, infected areas, or areas with no feeling in them.
Do not use the device to treat rosacea, moles, warts, open sores, cancerous lesions, or any skin condition.
Do not use if you have any existing medical conditions such as epilepsy, a hemorrhagic disease, cancer, tumors, or perceptual disturbance.
Do not use if you have had a laser treatment, chemical peel, or have any other form of injured or damaged skin.
Do not use if you have had cosmetic surgery on your face.
Do not use if you have any implanted medical device or any other electronic instrument or body aids.
Electronic monitoring equipment, such as ECG monitors and ECG alarms, may not operate properly when the device is in use.
BEAR™ should not be used on, near, or by children or those with reduced physical and mental abilities. Close supervision is necessary when this device is used, cleaned or stored near children or those with reduced physical or mental abilities.
The long-term effects of microcurrent are unknown.
The safety of the device for use during pregnancy has not been established. If you are pregnant, consult your physician before using this device.
If you have a skin condition or any medical concerns, please consult a physician before use.
If you have suspected or diagnosed heart disease, follow precautions recommended by your physician.
Exercise particular care when toning the under-eye regions and do not bring the device into contact with the eyelids or eyes themselves.
There may be a perception of flashing lights during the use of your device, resulting from the stimulation of your optic nerve. If you notice this condition constantly without the use of your device, consult your physician.
A slight tingling sensation may occur while using the device, which is normal and not cause for any concern. Lowering the intensity may reduce or eliminate this sensation.
Given the efficiency of the FOREO toning routines, we recommend that you do not use BEAR™ for more than 3 minutes at a time. For reasons of hygiene, we do not recommend sharing your BEAR™ with anyone else.
Do not use while driving or operating heavy machinery.
Do not use the device when it is plugged in.
Do not insert any object into any opening of the device.
Do not use the device if it is overheating or you suspect that it is malfunctioning.
Avoid leaving your BEAR™ in direct sunlight and never expose it to extreme heat or boiling water.
BEAR™ should be completely dry before activating the microcurrent function. Do not use the device if it has been submerged in water, and do not use with wet hands.
This device should only be used with a SELV power adapter.
It is recommended that IEC60950 standard power suppliers are used to charge the device.
Before charging, make sure that the plug and socket are completely dry. Failure to do so may result in electric shock, short circuit, or fire.
Do not use the device while charging. Discontinue use if this device or charger is not working properly or appears damaged in any way. Use the power cord supplied with your device only.
The battery must be removed from the appliance before it is disposed of. The appliance must be disconnected from the supply mains when removing the battery, and the battery is to be disposed of safely.
This product contains no serviceable parts.
This device is intended for cosmetic use on the face and neck. Any harmful consequences resulting from misuse, application to other body areas, connection to improper voltage sources, dirty conductive solution or spheres, or any other improper applications are not the responsibility of FOREO.