FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Is Cryotherapy Cold?
Yes, the temperature can go down to -130°F. However, you will be with a trained Cryotherapy Specialist the entire duration of your treatment.
Will I Get Relief Right Away?
Most clients get relief right away, however it does vary per individual.
Is Cryotherapy painful?
Cryotherapy doesn’t hurt, although the exposure to the cold may cause a strange sensation until your body becomes used to being exposed to these temperatures.
Are there conditions that should avoid Cryotherapy?
It is not recommended for individuals having serious issues due to Pregnancy, severe Hypertension (BP> 180/100), acute or recent myocardial infarction, unstable angina pectoris, arrhythmia, symptomatic cardiovascular disease, cardiac pacemaker, peripheral arterial occlusive disease, venous thrombosis, acute or recent cerebrovascular accident, uncontrolled seizures, severe Raynaud’s Syndrome, fever, tumor disease, symptomatic lung disorders, bleeding disorders, severe anemia, infection, cold-allergy, acute kidney and urinary tract diseases. It is recommended you see a doctor prior to treatment if you have any concern.
Localized Spot Treatments:
Does this help with chronic ailments?
Yes. It provides relief to those suffering from symptoms of the following: Lupus, Fibromyalgia, Multiple Sclerosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Migraines, Osteoarthritis, all the way down to your everyday aches and pains.
What does spot cryotherapy do?
Spot Treatments are used to reduce pain, inflammation, and swelling in targeted areas. It is comparable to “icing” but is much more powerful and efficient.
How long does a cryo-facial result last?
Results are pretty immediate after one treatment and may even peak over the course of a few days and lasting for about a week or so. To see longer-lasting benefits, you’ll have to keep up with regular treatments for at least a few months.
Does cryotherapy make you look younger?
Within just a few sessions, you will notice that your skin looks healthier and more radiant. Cryo keeps your skin firm and elastic, and delays the appearance of fine lines, crow’s feet, and other signs of aging.
How Long Does the treatment take?
Cryo-Facials are 10 minutes in length.
Does cryotherapy provide relief from migraines?
Cryotherapy can help treat migraines by cooling and numbing nerves in the neck area. This works by cooling the blood passing through intracranial vessels. The carotid arteries are close to the skin’s surface and accessible.
Does the migraine treatment hurt?
The treatment is non-invasive, so no need for anesthetic. Localized cryotherapy to the neck and head may be more beneficial at reducing pain symptoms for those with migraines, and treatment time is about 10 minutes.
Normatec Compression Therapy:
Does compression help healing?
It improves athletic recovery by forcing blood to flow to the area, aiding in faster healing and recovery.
How often do I need to do compression therapy?
Two to three times a week but can be done as frequently as five to six times a week. The more often they are being utilized, the more beneficial it can be.