Hydro Therapy

hydro therapyLike mud, water is also an ancient method of treatment. Taking bath properly with clean and cold water is an excellent form of Hydrotherapy. Such baths open up all the pores of the skin and make the body light and fresh. In the cold bath, all systems and muscles of body get activated and improve the blood circulation. The old tradition of taking bath in rivers, ponds or waterfalls on specific occasions is virtually a natural form of Hydrotherapy. Hip bath, Enema, Hot and Cold fomentation, Hot foot bath, Spinal bath, Steam bath, Immersion bath, Hot and Cold packs on abdomen, chest and other parts of the body, are the therapeutic developments of Hydrotherapy. Hydrotherapy is used mainly for preserving health and curing different types of diseases of bilious character.




Different Hydrotherapy Treatments

hydro therapy treatmentHip Bath

  • Stimulates the circulation towards the pelvic and digestive organs relieves constipation, flatulence and indigestion
  • Helps set right the menstrual disorders like dysmenorrheal, menorrhagia, leucorrhoea
  • Helps strengthen the hips and lumbar sacral spine and the coccyx and relieves pain if any
  • Beneficial in relieving hemorrhoids


Spinal Bath / Anti-Stress Bath

  • Stimulates the spinal nerves
  • Relaxes the paraspinal muscles
  • Helps maintain the blood pressure
  • Helps in regulating the moods like anxiety or depression
  • Relaxes irritable nerves

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Steam Bath

Exposing the entire body with the exception of the head to a superheated atmosphere helps in many ways. Steam inhalation helps decongest the respiratory tract

  • Medicated ayurvedic or herbal steam helps rejuvenate the body
  • Helps open up the skin pores
  • Helps remove the toxins of the skin through sweating
  • Helps the skin maintain its natural moisture and softness

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Arm and Foot Bath

  • Relieves localized pain and inflammations
  • Relieves congestive headaches
  • Relieves the spasms of the bronchioles and facilitates easy breathing as in asthma and bronchitis
  • Excellent for relieving the numbness and tingling in the extremities as in diabetes mellitus


Wet Packs

This treatment allows an in-depth detoxification of the areas which are swollen, blocked or sensitive and helps to restore the vitality of the skin and the body. There are several packs like abdomen, knee, trunk, shoulder, ankle and neck packs.

  • Relieves inflammation and swellings
  • Improves circulation
  • Relieves the stiffness and spasms of muscles and joints


Hydro Jets / Douches

These spa treatments help refresh, stimulate and boost vitality of the body. They improve the peripheral blood circulation and stimulate the nervous system.


Compresses
This is the application of water in the form of a pack wrung out in water of different temperatures.

  • Helps in detoxification of areas which are swollen, blocked or sensitive
  • Excellent for tight sore muscles, edema, cellulite
  • Stimulates the blood and lymph stream
  • Gives soothing, refreshing, calming and decongesting qualities


Immersions

It is one of the hydrotherapy techniques where the body locally or wholly is immersed in water of different temperatures.

  • Helps improve the circulation to the part immersed and also the peripheral circulation
  • Helps relieve edema
  • Useful in treating skin disorders
  • Helps to relieve congestion of the reflex regions thereby relieving symptoms of asthma, migraine, insomnia, etc


Colonic Hydrotherapy / Irrigation

The colon is the seat of all toxins in the body. This detoxifying treatment involves a soothing gentle flow of filtered, temperature-controlled water throughout the colon to flush out logged waste and toxins.

  • Helps bring about efficient elimination of waste products
  • Helps restore tissue and organ function
  • Rebalances body chemistry