Archive: January 2017

29
Jan
2017

The science behind Whole Body Cryotherapy for pain relief

The answer is a resounding yes. In fact Whole Body Cryotherapy Treatment (WBCT) was first developed by Dr. Yamauchi in 1978 to treat pain and inflammation in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. WBCT now enjoys much more widespread use since research into how it works and its applications continues… Whole Body Cryotherapy (WBCT) is a form […]

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22
Jan
2017

How stress affects the skin

Stress can affect your whole body, including your skin, hair, and nails. Your emotions have a powerful effect on your skin. Since stress is a part of life, what matters is how you handle it. Stress causes a chemical response in your body that makes skin more sensitive and reactive. It can also make it harder for skin problems to heal. […]

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09
Jan
2017

Two types of ageing

Did you know? There are 2 types of ageing: Intrinsic ageing: Also referred to as chronological ageing. This natural ageing process is responsible for about 20% of ageing and is difficult to control as it is determined by our genes. Extrinsic ageing: is influenced by external factors or stimuli and is responsible for 80% of […]

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02
Jan
2017

Local Cryotherapy works a charm for Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a condition that usually presents itself as heel or arch of the foot pain, it can be caused by various factors such as running and flat arches. How Local Cryotherapy can aid in relieving Plantar Fasciitis We have been documenting fantastic results with local cryotherapy for this condition, we had a patient […]

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