Pressure therapy: what is it and how do I use
What is pressotherapy, and in what situations you can use? Find out with us.
Pressotherapy is a treatment that uses the affected limbs modulated pressure mechanisms, for example, by edema, fluid retention, circulatory problems and cellulite. Therefore, its function is technical but also aesthetics. Pressotherapy appeared in beauty world about 15 years ago. Pressotherapy equipment have generated considerable interest and been very successful because they convey a immediate feeling of wellbeing, are easy to install and give good results.
L ’ Pressor action acts on venous and lymphatic circulation making it more efficient and improving circulation, metabolimo, most frequent aesthetic imperfections: cellulite, fluid retention, ectasia, etc. It is also easy to association with other taesthetic treatment or medical therapies are used to prevent or mitigate the imperfections and the diseases described above.
The Equipment for pressure therapythrough pressure dosed to tissues, facilitates the drainage of interstitial fluid and solute therein, activating the venous circulation and freeing the extracellular medium from the dross that cells constantly pouring out.
The pressure is not exerted atporaneamente over the surface covered by the segments or leggings, but according to a centripetal sequence that is followed by the venous blood and lymph.
The sequence AIDS the Pressor entrance of interstitial fluid in lymphatic vessels and circulatory, activating the natural tree pERCbear. The pressotetherapy is used primarily for the treatment of the lower limbs the areas of the body that have maggiormeNTE circulatory problems and is indicated in all cases, which indicates the manual massage.
It can also be optimized by ’ use of specific essential oils for draining applied manually or with the help of ’ specific bandaging. Regarding contraindications is absolutely not recommended in the presence of varicose veins or phlebitis. A cycle of treatment consists of 10/12 applications two to three times a week, with a periodic inspection and maintenance therapy to suit individual needs.
Consumers advice ’ use
A treatment of 15 minutes at a pressure medium (60-80 mmHg) is recommended. But the values of time and pressure can be adjusted according to the condition of the patient and the doctor's orders. It is recommended to start with people who have never done this type of treatment with a maximum time of 5 minutes at minimum pressure. If you experience any problems you can increase time and pressure progessivamente for each treatment. The frequency of daily use has no limit and greater use often results in better effects.
Remember to breathe deeply and filling and discharge to the rhythm of each House (abdominal breathing), because the pace ofin pressure therapy is imitationand the respiratory rate. Then you should exhale when air escapes from the rooms and you have to inhale when air enters in the rooms. This synchronization makes more effective the effect of pressure therapy. If you use the preassure therapy before or after exercise or stretching, the effect of the same is made easier, which is why the results are almost immediate, effective and lasting.