How is an ionic foot detox supposed to work?
An ionic foot detoxes works by pulling the toxins out of your body through your feet. The ionizing machine works to ionize the foot bath water. It is a safe and relaxing way to clear out the body.
This process gives the hydrogen in the water a positive charge. The positive charge would attract the negatively charged toxins in your body. The ions in the foot bath water supposedly hold a charge that enables them bind to any heavy metals and toxins in your body; similar to how a magnet works. This allows the toxins to be pulled out through the bottoms of your feet.
What are the contraindications?
Prior to having an Ionic Foot Bath it is important to read the following, since there are certain health contraindications:
What are the benefits of Ionic Detox Foot Baths?
What can I expect after a detox foot bath session?
Most people will feel relaxed, balanced, and focused. There is usually no pain. People who suffer from excessive toxicity may experience some discomfort as their bodies release toxins from the tissues for elimination. After your session, drink plenty of water to assist with making elimination easier and more comfortable.
*If you have any health concerns or queries, it is always recommended to speak with your doctor before making an appointment.