Frequently Asked Questions
1. Who should NOT use the Ion Detox Foot Spa?
Pregnant women, breast feeding mothers, or organ transplant recipients. Also any individuals with a pacemaker or metal implants (non-titanium). Individuals with congestive heart failure or any other medical condition should consult their physician first.
2. Why should I use the Ion Detox Foot Spa?
There are lots of reasons why you should use the Ion Detox Foot Spa. The principle reason is that Ion Detox Foot Spa is a fast effective and inoffensive way of stimulating
and balancing the bio-energetic field of the body, facilitating better organ function and auto-detoxification. Remember that if you are 30, 40 or 50 years old then you have spent as many years getting to your present state of health and toxicity. We strongly recommend that you follow a regular and continuous Ion Detox Foot Spa Foot Spa stimulation and detoxification program.
3. Why do I feel tired after the treatment?
Everyone has their own cycle of activity and rest, although generally they follow the same pattern there can be variations. In some cases the bio-electrical stimulation can produce a sensation of tiredness due to release of certain energies and the change in others. In others there could be stimulation, "recharging the batteries", hence they feel more energetic and awake. Our bodies normally regenerate during sleep. If you feel tired after the treatment the we recommend that you use the Ion Detox Foot Spa during the afternoon or evening, that way you will be able to give your body the rest required. If on the other hand you feel full of energy then we recommend you have Ion Detox Foot Spa session during the morning or early afternoon.
4. What does the Ion Detox Foot Spa cure?
The Ion Detox Foot Spa does not cure or heal disease or ailments. It helps release toxins from the body to allow the body to rebalance bio-energetic fields, which stimulates and promotes self-detoxification. Organs with lower build-up of toxins can restore themselves to optimum functioning.
5. Can people who have had hormone therapy use the Ion Detox Foot Spa?
Yes, it helps to lessen and even eliminate the side effects and the toxic leftovers, if any, of the medicine and treatment.
6. Will I suffer any side effects from the treatment?
Although everyone is unique and their response to treatment will vary, generally speaking you will not suffer any harmful side effects. Some people may experience mild headaches or dizziness and others will experience tiredness after the first few treatments. These symptoms are evidence that toxins are being released. Increase your consumption of water, get plenty of rest and do not exert yourself while participating in a detoxification regimen.
7. Is long term use harmful?
No. Since we are constantly exposed to toxins in the Air, Food, Water and Environment, there is always a need to detoxify our body
8. Can I drink water in the foot bath? NO! Never drink water during the session
9. Should I remove jewelry or electrical appliances, such as mobile phone etc?
These could interfere with the bio-electromagnetic field that is being created and stimulated due to the magnetic or radio frequencies being emitted. The purer the bio-electrical field the better.
10. Why do I feel pins and needles or a slight pain?
The explanation could be due to the bio-electrical field that is being generated by the Ion Detox Foot Spa which is being absorbed and utilized by the body's organs and tissues. There is a freeing of bio-electrical blockages. Once again demonstrating the affectivity of the process. If the sensation becomes uncomfortable, you may wish to stop the session and renew it in two or three days, increasing treatment time gradually until you can enjoy a full session comfortably. We recommend that water is drunk before the Ion Foot session.
11. Why does the water change color?
The water changes colors because of electrolysis of the plates in the array combined with a break down of the salt and minerals in the water and an individual’s contribution (this is what causes variances from one person to the next). Please see color chart for an analysis of colors and material in water.
12. Why is warm water recommended?
Cooler water can be used, but warm water is generally more comfortable and it opens the pores of the feet which speeds up the ion activity in order to produce more effective results.
13. How do I dispose of the water after a detox session?
You can pour the water in your toilet or down the drain. Most people use their toilets for disposal.
14. When will my water be clear?
Unfortunately, we live in a toxic world and you are still taking in new toxins each day. After an initial 10-day cleanse, it is important to have maintenance sessions to ward off the build-up more toxins.
15. Can the Ion Detox Foot Spa be used while taking prescribed drugs?
This is a difficult question to answer due to many different forms of medication on today's market. In general, prescribed drugs consumed on a daily basis with the purpose of stimulating the body's defense mechanism, the regulation of a deficient system or to stimulate detoxification, are considered compatible with the Ion Detox Foot Spa Foot Spa. As explained previously, high risk patients consuming life saving medication should first complete the entire prescription. If in doubt always consult your health care professional. Also e-mail us with details of your medication for a specific answer.