A Local Cryotherapy session will last between 6 and 10 minutes. It can replace has benefits hours of traditional icing.
During a Local treatment, blood vessels constrict, immediately decreasing inflammation and swelling in the affected area by rapidly flushing the tissue of fluid and waste. The many benefits may include pain reduction, decreased inflammation and swelling, and quicker REcovery time!
Local cryotherapy can also be used to reduce the appearance of scars, acne, eczema, psoriasis, and rosacea.
Almost any part of the body can be treated externally with the localized cryotherapy treatment. Some of the most common treated areas include the neck, upper back, lower back, shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, knee, ankle and heel for plantar fasciitis.
A Local Cryotherapy session is frequently paired with a Whole Body Cryotherapy treatment to relieve problem areas from both the “outside-in” as well as the “inside-out.”