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Are float tanks good for your skin?

The magnesium in the water of the float pod helps the overall appearance of our skin by lowering cortisol levels, stabilising our hormonal balance and improving cellular processes.

It is naturally antibacterial and antimicrobial and can help detoxify our body and clear up skin irritations..

How often should you do float therapy?

How often should I float? While you can float every day without harm, we find that the relaxing effects of a one-hour float typically last beyond that day. For best results, we recommend regular sessions, and many clients find that floating once or twice a week provides the most benefits.

Do you wear a bathing suit in float tank?

Your float tank is in a private room with a shower. No swimsuit is necessary and we supply paraben-free & sulfate-free bath products, towels, earplugs, bathrobe, spa slippers, q-tips and even some vaseline should you have a small cut that needs to be protected from burning salt-water.

Are float tanks safe?

Floatation tanks can be safely used by most healthy adults but are not suitable for people under 16 or people with certain medical conditions. You should not use a floatation tank immediately after shaving or if you are sunburnt as the high salt concentration may cause discomfort.

Can float tanks make you sick?

The temperature of the float tank should be between 93.5º and 95º at all times. There should be some air flow into the tank so it does not get too stuffy. Sometimes, the water and air temperature creates high humidity in the tank which can have a negative effect possibly resulting in nausea.

Do float tanks dehydrate you?

You will not get dehydrated from floating. You won’t even get a little bit pruny! You will leave the float tank feeling smooth and silky.

Is there a weight limit for float therapy?

There are no weight limits for the tank, and the salt can support any shape or size. As long as our guests can comfortably get into the tank, floating is possible.

What are the benefits of float tanks?

Studies suggest time spent floating in a sensory deprivation tank may have some benefits in healthy people, such as muscle relaxation, better sleep, decrease in pain, and decreased stress and anxiety.

Are float tanks bad for your hair?

Yes, it is IMPOSSIBLE to keep your hair dry during a float session, even if you wear a swim cap (many people have tried!). If your hair comes in contact with the water (as it inevitably will.)

Can you pee in a float tank?

Being in a tank with complete sensory deprivation means hyper body awareness. I like to have a very light meal or nothing at all before a float so my mind isn’t drawn to focus on my digestive system. And avoiding liquids is pretty cut and dry – you can’t pee in the tank! (Seriously, don’t pee in the tank.)

Has anyone drowned in a float tank?

No, drowning in a floatation tank is one of the most common myths of sensory deprivation. It is next to impossible to drown in a sensory deprivation tank.

Is float therapy covered by insurance?

Is floatation therapy covered under insurance? Float sessions are covered under some health spending accounts or with a doctors note you may be able to claim them on your taxes.