For those who are wondering what an infrared sauna is, it is part of the sun’s spectrum but it is not visible to the naked eye but people experience it as heat. Infrared wavelength, does penetrate your body to kickstart detoxification through sweating. Actually, it is safe to the point where in the newborn unit they use it in keeping the babies warm. It is radiated naturally from the human body and that is what is sometimes referred to as the warmth of a hug. If you have been in a traditional sauna, you know how uncomfortably hot it can be but this is because the air has to be heated to high temperatures for the therapeutic points to be arrived at. However, if you opt for infrared sauna, the tissues are heated directly which means the body will be sweating at ambient temperatures.
For people who cannot stand sweating because they do not like the feeling or smell of sweat, it is time to change your thought. Sweating does increase metabolism which is basically burning calories. This has earned it the reputation of passive cardio. By being in an infrared sauna, you will burn approximately 600 calories. Also, if you have been wondering how to get rid of the waist circumference, then infrared sauna is the way to go. In addition, scientific research has shown using infrared sauna during the evening results to loss of 4% of body fat in a short time. This is mainly attributed to low cortisol levels in the evening as well as high rates of human growth hormone.
There are those who think that it is not that important to detoxify because the body does that on its own. If there weren’t so many pollutants in the air, the body won’t need help with flushing them out but there is so many of them in the air than it could comfortably deal with within the required time and what makes it even worse is that the law does not force the chemical companies to study on the effects their products have to human beings in the long run. You should not expect the body to do all this work on its own as well as to make sure lead and mercury, which are naturally occurring metals, do not mess up the system.