Health Benefits of Ice Baths3 April 2022/Posted By : admin/ 0 comments /Under : Biohacks, Icebath, Icebaths, Immunity, Infrared Sauna, Manly Health, Mental Health, Recovery, Self CareBenefits Inflammation Help People with inflammation-related ailments can experience joint relief with the plunge technique. Improved Blood Flow For some, the cold immersion after a hot sauna can improve blood flow. Indeed, cold shower enthusiasts maintain that a cold shower is rejuvenating, simply because of increased blood flow. Enhancing Pleasure The hot/cold experience elevates heart rate, adrenaline, and the release of endorphins. This has proven to actually ease pain and lighten mood. Detoxifying Power The hot and cold plunging technique has a way of triggering lymphatic circulation. This allows for body waste to be eliminated and for a “flushing” process to have a detoxifying effect on the body. Soreness Recovery Sauna heat is noted to decrease muscle aches and soreness. Cold can also help joint ailments. Rejuvenates Skin The hot sauna/cold plunge stimulates blood flow, and therefore influences skin health. It’s always important to be cautious with the hot sauna cold plunge Needless to say, the hot/cold experience is not for everyone. For example, it’s not recommended for those who are prone to high blood pressure. In these situations, the extreme temperature change may even be shocking to the system. Additionally, pregnant women should be cautious. When it comes to the cold plunge, experts recommend a momentary plunge. Like anything health related, the hot and cold technique should be discussed with a doctor, particularly if there are outstanding health issues.