Colon Hydrotherapy: What is it?
Colon Hydrotherapy is referred to as colon irrigation, colonic's,
colon therapy, or high enemas. It is the gentle infusion of
filtered temperature controlled waters into the colon, by way of
a sterile-disposable rectal tube.
What would prevent a client from getting a colonic?
A contraindication would prevent a client from
Clients must reveal contraindications on the Colonic Assessment
form which will be sent via text before your appointment.
Clients revealing medical conditions on the day of their
appointment (which are a contraindication for getting the
colonic procedure) will still be charged the full price for service.
What is the colon?
The colon is the last (5) five feet of the digestive tract. It is a
hollow, tubelike organ made up of muscle structure that moves
digested food along by a wavelike motion known as peristaltic
action.The colon is the living area for a host of bacteria that
produce vitamins, such as K and some B vitamins. The colon
also absorbs water, nutrients, proteins and cell salts back into
the blood stream.
What happens during a colon hydrotherapy
Is Colon Hydrotherapy painful?
An impacted colon can cause discomfort, and cramping
may occur as the colon contracts to expel waste.
How can a colon hydrotherapy help?
The colon is a reflex organ, meaning there are electrical
connections to all other parts and systems of the body.
When waste material has accumulated over a long period
of time, it breaks down and becomes toxic. The body
responds by slowing down other functions. This causes
constipation and sluggish bowel movements which affect
all other systems of the body.
What should I do before a session?
Avoid eating foods that cause you gas the day before
and the day of your session. It may be more comfortable
to refrain from eating at least two hours before your
How much time is required for a colonic session?
The first session takes a little longer than the follow
up sessions. The actual time on most FDA equipment is
between thirty and forty-five minutes. After the first session,
the body will know what to expect and become more relaxed.
What signs show inefficient elimination?
The most miserable people on earth are people with
inefficient elimination. Some of the signs of a toxic colon
are: coated tongue, bad breath, sallow complexion, abnormal
body odor, dark circles under the eyes, cold hands and feet,
brittle nails and hair, sagging posture (pot belly), tension,
fatigue, allergies, indigestion, chronic headaches, irritability,
nervousness, nausea, depression, asthmas, and backaches.
Is the colon the only organ that holds Toxic Waste?
No! Toxic Waste is found throughout the body. When toxins
cannot be eliminated through the colon, liver, kidneys,
perspiration or lungs, the body must store them in the tissue
of the body. Some favorite spots for storage are fat cells,
joints, muscles, arteries, theliver and other organs.
If the lungs, liver, kidneys, and skin also
eliminative organs, then why is Colonics
Colon Hydrotherapy works to soothe and tone the colon
helping it to eliminate more efficiently. The function as a
whole reduces the burden on other organs and the lymphatic
system which is our main line of defense against harmful bacteria.
Can a laxative or enema accomplish the same
To clean out the lower part of the colon, enemas are
fine. But, you are missing about four feet of the colon.
Laxatives are an irritant to the body.Therefore, the body
produces a thin, watery substance that goes through
the colon and leaves behind impacted toxins and waste.
What benefits may I expect from Colon
Some of the benefits that one may expect may be: sinus
drainage, a loosening of mucus in the lungs, improved range
of motion, as well as skin tightening, feeling younger,
posture automatically improving, abdomen softening and
getting smaller, a relief from headaches, less fatigue, and
improved bowel function.
What if I'm having my period?
Colon Hydrotherapy is perfectly safe during this time,
and will probably decrease the cramps which accompany
Can Colon Hydrotherapy improve the
Bacteria balance in my body?
One way is to remove the toxins so the beneficial bacteria
has a cleaner body to live in. The second way is to reintroduce
the Bifidus Bacteria that normally populates the colon. Bifidus
Bacteria or probiotics (friendly or good bacteria).
How many sessions are recommended?
A series of three colonics is strongly recommended.
Remember the colon is five feet long. Spacing the three
colonics out on a weekly or biweekly basis will provide
the entire colon to be cleansed. In some cases, your
therapist may provide a different assessment based on
the information provided on the in-take form.
What can I expect after a colonic?
Most people remark about how great, light, and clean they feel.
Some people feel fatigued due to the old toxins being removed
from their system. Proper rest is required if you feel fatigued
after a session.