Frequently Asked Questions
Who is your typical client?
We have worked with clients of all ages. The average person is 25 years or older and who is looking to improve their health concerns.
Will one session completely empty my colon?
No, many of us have ten or more pounds of impacted feces in our colon, This is hardened, rubbery material known as plaque. Substantial work must be done to remove it. An initial series of between three to six treatments is recommended, depending on your past and current habits.
How do I prepare for my first session?
A day or two before your treatment you may want to eat light, non-cream soups or stews with lots of vegetables and fruit. Stay away from red meat and seafood is advisable. Try to cut out alcohol and excessive sugars. These are just recommendations. Staying hydrated is very important to the health of our bodies, and drinking 60 ounces of water with 3-4 fresh lemons is very refreshing for the body.
Please no food or liquids 1.5 hours prior to your treatment. Try to arrive 15 minutes early to give yourself the time and space to appreciate the experience. The intestines work best when they are relaxed.
Does it hurt?
No, sometimes the muscles contract and the contraction of those muscles may feel like cramping or gas, but that means the muscles are starting to work. This is the body’s way of letting us know it is working! Most people find this type of therapy very relaxing and relieving.
Can colon therapy wash away all bacteria, even the good?
No, though many people are misinformed and believe colon hydrotherapy can flush out good bacteria, minerals, as well as nutrients out of the system. What many people do not realize is if your colon is not functioning properly because of encrusted accumulation, there’s no possible way for your body to create friendly probiotics and flora on its own. Most people, due to years of improper eating, lack of exercise and poor elimination have an alkaline colon.
Why Colon Hydrotherapy?
A healthy colon is essential to a healthy body. Conventional diets comprised of refined, processed foods, high in saturated fats and low in finer contribute to many problems associated with the large instestine. The elimination of undigested food material and other waster products are as important as the digestion and assimilation of food stuffs. Waste material remaining stagnant in the colon results in decomposition of these substances and increased bacteria and resulting toxins.
Will colon hydrotherapy help me lose weight?
It won’t hurt as most people carry 10-50 pounds of impacted fecal matter in their bowels. A series of colon hydrotherapy sessions will certainly help break up and move old waster from the body.
Are there any side effects to colon hydrotherapy?
It is not uncommon to feel lighter and some say they have a sense of clarity. Also, in many cases people feel totally energized. How you will feel is a very individualistic experience. No two people are exactly alike or have the same results. A clean colon lightens the burden on other organ systems that eliminate waste and poisons!