Can I wear metal or jewelry?
The only jewelry that can be worn are stud earrings. All other objects must be removed. Underwire bras cannot be worn either.
What are the age limitations to Cryotherapy?
The youngest one can be is 14 years of age. There is no top age limit! If you are under the age of 18 years, your parent or guardian must come with you!
Will I feel claustrophobic in the cryochamber?
You shouldn’t. as soon as you step into the chamber, we elevate you to where your head is out and visible. You are also never “locked” in the chamber. The door is magnetic and can be pushed open at any time.
What Do I Wear During My Session?
Men: Dry socks with some form of slipper, gloves and briefs or shorts. Women: Dry socks with some form of slipper, gloves and undergarments or bathing suit. One of our certified cryo-techs will ensure you are wearing proper attire.
Is Cryotherapy harmful?
Frostbite or freezer burn is possible. However, you wear socks, gloves, slippers, and boxers(men), which helps prevent these issues from happening. You move during the treatment which helps avert complications as well. As long as the device operator is doing their job in telling you what to do, no harm should be done!
There is also always a possibility that the treatment will not work.
Is cryotherapy a proven recovery session?
Yes! Cryotherapy has been around longer than most people realize. The concept of cryotherapy was invented in Japan around 1978 and has since been used in Europe and Asia for the past thirty years. Although it is still fairly new to the United States, studies have been completed, and peer reviewed articles have been published within the country.
Do I have to take a shower and/or after the therapy?
No. Cryotherapy is a dry process and does not make your skin wet. Your skin needs to be completely dry before treatment. Do not expect treatment directly after a sweaty workout without cooling off, or tanning.