The Truth About the Richway Amethyst BioMat

By Jennifer LyallLiv

There are some things you should know before you consider buying the Richway BioMat.  My biggest piece of advice is to do your research before you buy it.  Let me explain in my personal product review of the BioMat.

I first tried Richway’s Amethyst BioMat back in 2008 at a wellness show.  I was tired from walking the show floor and after just 20 minutes of lying down on the BioMat I felt refreshed, it reduced my fatigue.  And I noticed I slept really well that night.  I tried it again at an information session the following week, and also noticed I slept really well again.

At this point I would typically tell you more about my personal experience, however, to ensure compliance with the US FDA and FTC I can't share all the details.  I can tell you that it has helped me and my family with sleeping better, relieving muscle pain, lower back pain and muscle strains.  It's helped my son recover from hockey injuries and my 80 year old mother recover from a day of playing in the garden or shovelling snow. I can tell you is that it helped me in a big enough way that it inspired me to want to feel that way every day, so I bought a mini BioMat.

I have since learned so much more about the powerful technologies in the BioMat.  You can learn about independant research about Far Infrared Rays and Negative Ions through the links on those phrases.

BioMat Box

I have since learned a lot about crystals and the incredible healing power of Amethyst crystals.  They are powerful, yet gentle in their healing abilities.  They tend to resonate with most people and it is often the first crystal people are drawn too as they learn about stones and crystals.  I have since developed an affinity and appreciation for crystals having accumulated a small collection of 50 different stones.

I have personally witnessed the health transformation in people using the Amethyst BioMat.  I have seen an injured colleague of mine go from looking stiff, to walking with ease within 24 hours of using the BioMat.  By using the Biomat, she relaxed the muscles that were injured which allowed her to do some gentle stretches and she manged to avoid physiotherapy and pain killers. 

I have received many letters, notes and hugs of gratitude from people with various health issues after using the BioMat. My son uses it regularly when he's strained muscles in sports. It brings me such joy to know I am helping people on their journey to good health.

However, it is important that you know that the Amethyst BioMat is NOT for everyone. You can see more on this list of contraindications from Richway. For instance, if you are pregnant , I would not recommend using the Amethyst BioMat without your doctor’s permission. (It is typically safe on low heat, but do check with your doctor)

I have also had a number of people who have rented the BioMat that have not noticed any significant difference in their health.  Some don’t like the warmth of the Bio Mat and others did not have any serious health issues, so they could not see a change.  Also, in some instances, it take several weeks or months for the healing that happens on the inside to be noticeable on the outside.

If you are interested in trying the BioMat before purchasing it, here are a few opportunities to consider: 

  1. Rent the BioMat from a distributor in your area.  I'm located just west of Toronto, Ontario and rent out the Professional and Mini BioMat. You can contact me for availability.
  2. Try the BioMat at a health and wellness event.
  3. Attend an information session.  I typically host or co-host 2-3 sessions per year.
  4. Visit a practitioner who uses the Amethyst BioMat in their practice and have a BioMat session.  I offer 30 minute and 60 minute BioMat sessions. (I have a few contacts in the Greater Toronto area and in British Columbia like Victoria and a few in the United States I can refer you to)

Here's one more tip for American's who are considering purchasing the BioMat but want to try it first: If you can't find a distributor closeby to rent the BioMat from or to try a session, consider buying a BioMat anyway.   Richway has an amazing return policy- they will give you a full refund if you return it within the first 7 days of receiving it.  So, when you order the Bioif you end up not liking it, you will only have paid out the cost of shipping the BioMat.  To explain further, when you buy the BioMat you pay for the product and shipping; and if you don't like it, they refund the value of the BioMat 100%.  That means that you will be out of pocket the cost of shipping only, which is the same or cheaper than renting the BioMat for a week.

If you decide to buy a Richway Amethyst BioMat, I suggest that you get to know the representative who is selling the product line.  Buy your BioMat from someone with impeccable customer service.  For instance, I always check in with my clients that have purchased a BioMat to see if they have any questions and ensure they are enjoying it.  I also help my clients to get the right size of BioMat for their needs.  In fact I've been representing the BioMat since 2008 and in all of those years, I have only had 2 people return their BioMat, because they bought the wrong size.

I have received several phone calls and emails from people who have not heard back from the person they ordered their BioMat from.  Because I believe in the integrity of the Biomat, I have helped those individuals get the answers to their questions when their representative didn’t respond.  Don’t misunderstand me, Richway International stands behind their product.  They are a member of the Better Business Bureau and have been acknowledged in the business community for their high standards.  The problem is that not all people who sell the Richway product line operate at the same level of standards as Richway does.  

In closing, I sincerely believe that the Richway Amethyst BioMat has made a huge difference in my life and in the health of my family, friends and clients.  However, each individual is different.  Just because one health tool worked for one person, it doesn’t mean it will help someone else, so if you can, try the BioMat before you buy it. If you have any questions at all, I invite you to contact me.  It would be an honour to help you on your road to good health.


The short video below provides an overview of the Mini BioMat, what to expect when it arrives and how to use it.  You can find more BioMat videos on my You Tube Channel  and lots of articles/research on this website.


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US FDA Approved Medical Device 

NOTE:  These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. This device does not cure cancer. It does not intend to provide diagnosis or treatment and only claims the statements in the medical device listing of intended use approved by the FDA. Specific medical advice should be obtained from a licensed health care practitioner. The information and personal testimonies about this device do not reflect any medical claims.

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