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Infrared Sauna Wrap Info


Infrared Body Wraps are not only safe but quite beneficial, but it is always best to get the most information possible. It is always best, if you should have any questions or concerns to always check with your physician or health care provider before beginning any treatment. Infrared heat is within the same frequency levels as our own body heat and this is in tune with our own energy field.

Infrared Body Wrap Benefits

Infrared helps the reduction of cellulite, speed up metabolism increasing weight loss and relaxation. Because infrared heating the body from the inside to outside of about 1 ½ – 2 inches deep into the skin, an infrared body wrap encourages detoxification of accumulated toxins and metabolic waste through sweating.

It is important to drink water before and during the infrared body wrap and to replenish electrolytes after using infrared because the infrared body wrap can help the body rid itself of excess fluids that prevent the body functioning at its optimal levels.

How Does it Increase My Metabolism?

The heat produced by the Infrared Body Wrap Treatment is similar to that of a cardiovascular or physical workout all while laying down for a period of 40 or 50 minutes. This Infrared heat stimulates the metabolism and increases blood circulation just like it would with a workout session. It will also increase your heart rate and increase blood circulation.

This increased circulation will speed up  your Basic Metabolic Rate and by doing so consumes or burns calories. As you relax in the gentle Infrared Body Wrap treatment, your body is actually hard at work producing sweat, pumping blood, and burning calories. As your body increases sweat production to cool itself, your heart will work harder to pump blood at a greater rate to boost blood circulation.

How often can I get an infrared wrap treatment? This will depend on a person’s lifestyle.  If a person is very physically active undertaking significant walking, jogging, working out, or competitive sports, the infrared heat therapy can be used as often as every 2 days.  For best results it is preferable right before a workout as this will help burn the most dramatic amount of calories and also has maximum impact on body definition.  With relatively physically inactive people, a minimum of 3 days between sessions is recommended.

Can Everyone Use an Infrared Wrap?

Virtually everyone can gain benefit from infrared heat therapy.  However, sessions should not be undertaken unless clients have received their Doctor’s advice where any of the following conditions exist:  Over activity of the thyroid gland, cardiac infraction, cardiac weakness, constriction of the coronary blood vessels, market high or low blood pressure, diabetes required insulin treatment, disturbances to the function of the kidneys and associated organs, fever, severe general infection, contact allergies, skin diseases, open wounds, newly acquired shingles, pregnancy, prescribed medicines causing increased sensitivity to physical stimulation (for example: antibiotics), cases of severe varicose veins.

If any doubt exists, it is recommended that clients seek their doctor’s or health practitioner’s advice.

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