PDF - Impact Cryotherapy

About Cryotherapy
Why Use Cryotherapy
The use of cold dates back
as early as 2500 BC, when the
Egyptians used it to treat injuries
and inflammation.
Athletes – Elite athletes and athletic teams across
In Europe and Asia, the practice of using
cryotherapy to promote athletic recovery and
the country and around the world use whole body
cryotherapy to gain a competitive edge. Now amateur
athletes and weekend warriors are adopting the
practice to reduce pain and inflammation caused by
strenuous exercise. Athletes say they can train harder
enhance performance began decades ago.
and recover faster.
Impact Cryotherapy represents
the next generation of whole body
cryotherapy technology.
Health and Wellness – People who use
Made in the U.S.A. in an ISO 9001 and
ISO 14001 certified facility, the Impact
Cryotherapy system combines leading-edge
technology with innovative design to deliver
unmatched safety, comfort and reliability.
cryotherapy say the experience makes them feel
refreshed and invigorated. Users claim a host of
benefits, both physical and mental.
Other Uses – Application of cold is a well-accepted
method for treating inflammation and injury. Some
practitioners and therapists have adopted whole body
cryotherapy as an adjunct to other types of treatments
for a range of symptoms and conditions.
Redefining cryotherapy
What to Expect
Do I need to shower before or after?
• 3 minute treatment time
No, this is a dry cold and your skin remains dry. The
treatment will take just 3 minutes.
• Cold, dry nitrogen vapor
• Last 30 seconds feel the coldest
• Even cooling over the entire body
What is the best frequency?
No sooner than four hours, not longer than 48 hours for
athletes during training and competition. Many clients
prefer one or two sessions per week for maintenance.
Why haven’t I heard more about cryotherapy?
Extreme cold has been used to treat inflammation for
centuries – think of athletes icing sore muscles. Modern
applications to treat rheumatoid arthritis began during
the 1970s in Japan. Several clinical studies have been
conducted in Europe, where the practice is more common.
• Constant monitoring by operator
Cold is a
method for
and injury
What to Wear
• Remain in your underwear, jogging or
compression shorts - women may also wear
a bra, sports bra or bikini top
Feel refreshed
and invigorated
• You will be provided with two pairs of socks,
slippers and a robe
Is the nitrogen vapor safe?
The vapor is composed of the same nitrogen that is in the
air we breathe. The heavier nitrogen vapor remains inside
the chamber, so you breathe the air in the room.
What if I have claustrophobia?
Train harder
and faster
Your head remains outside the chamber, and you can exit
at any time.
How It
The state-of-the-art Impact Cryotherapy chamber
The skin sends signals to the brain, stimulating
fills with nitrogen vapor, lowering your skin
regulatory actions that effectively activate
temperature. The treatment lasts an average of
healing resources that are naturally produced
three minutes. Your head remains outside the
throughout your body. Once out of the chamber,
chamber, and you can exit at any time.
the body immediately reheats.