Archive for April, 2010
Friday, April 30th, 2010
Aqua qi will support any cleansing modality and may even reduce the discomfort associated with rapid purification.
Pimples. Rashes, dark circles under the eyes, swollen joints, yellow/green and blotched complexions often indicates a build up of tissue acid waste inside the body.
Today we are exposed to the greatest toxic load in the history of our planet, and an ongoing periodic detoxification is essential to maintain your health and avoid disease.
The aqua qi (ion cleanse-foot detox) in combination with a healthy low stress life style will provide a through and efficient way to maintain high energy wellness.
Aqua qi creates precisely the same environment as a walk along the beach but is more powerful because your feet are in direct contact with the ions being manufactured in the water. Within seconds, millions of ions enter your body and begin to neutralize the tissues’ acid wastes.
The particles, fat and mucus residues found in the water after bathing reflect the waste that have left your body during the 30 minutes session.
Your body will feel lighter after the first session. You will think more clearly, have more energy and enjoy a greater sense of well-being.
Friday, April 30th, 2010
An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure!
Despite the miracles of modern medicine, we are not a healthier society than ever before. More people than ever are suffering from conditions such as:
*constipation and diarrhea
*dependency on laxatives
*low back pain
*lower resistance to infections
*general aches and pains
*irritable bowel syndrome
In the united states, we spend over four hundred million dollars per year on laxatives alone. Seventy million of us have bowel problems. One hundred thousand of us have colostomies every year. Colon cancer is the second leading cancer related killer on record.
The american cancer society suggests that the increase in bowel cancer is due to pesticides and herbicides sprayed on our crops, hormones and antibiotics fed to our livestock, and carcinogenic agents found in the air that we breathe and the water that we drink. Our colons can become a welcoming home for these types of toxins.
Why is this happening to us? What can we do to protect ourselves?
The answer lies in the large intestine, or the colon. The colon is a hollow tube of muscle that spans about five feet long and is about two inches in diameter. The colon is the last segment of the alimentary, or digestive tract. It serves as a final phase of digestion in which fecal matter, or waste, is compacted; water and vitamins are absorbed into the blood stream, and the remaining undigested proteins are converted into amino acids.
These events occur as the colon moves in a wave like motion called peristalsis to push matter along. Normal peristaltic movements can be blocked from a variety of reasons. A typical american diet of flour, dairy products, meat, processed foods, sugar, and preservatives will cause fecal matter to build up in the colon . In fact, most people are carrying several pounds of dried up fecal matter impacted in their colons. Furthermore, laxatives may cause atrophy of the muscle and perpetuate the cycle that they are supposed to end.
As this stagnant fecal matter builds up in the colon, the colon will act as a sieve to allow toxins and bacteria to escape through the colon and enter into the blood stream, just as food and vitamins normally would. Once these toxins are blood born, they are free to travel throughout the body and cause chaos and destruction to all the body’s system causing symptoms such as the ones listed above.
So what can be done to prevent this? What is the magical “ounce of prevention” in these cases?
Many people are re-discovering colon hydrotherapy or colonics.
Colonic Preparation Instructions
It is important that you follow the steps below to ensure a successful colonic treatment:
No read meat or pork for a full one-week prior to visit.
No white bread for one week.
No food 2 – 3 hours prior to colonic.
No coffee (or at the very least cut way back).
No sweets or sugar (or cut back significantly).
No fried food, dairy or much soy-based food.
Drink 6 – 8 glasses of lemon water each day, 3 before noon.
Eat lightly cooked vegetables, green juices, baked or steamed fish or chicken.
Constipating food and drinks to avoid for 3 – 5 days prior to your colonic hydrotherapy appointment: Bananas, potatoes, chocolate, fried foods, carob, cheese, white flour, pickles.
Note: It is natural to receive your period early when beginning to detox . . . keep your appointment.
This type of irrigation, or colon hydrotherapy has existed for thousands of years. This therapy dates back to approximately 1500 bc as it was first recorded in ancient egyptian documents. It is also mentioned in the writings of the sumerians, chinese, hindus, greeks, and romans. Later egyptian knowledge from herodotus (484-425 bc) discussed a monthly 3 day cleansing. Until the rise of the pharmaceutical industry, colon hydrotherapy was an important part of most hospital wellness protocols.
Today colon hydrotherapy is a gentle flushing of water into the colon in order to re-introduce normal peristalsis movement while simultaneously washing out toxic material. A colon hydrotherapy session lasts about an hour in duration, and it is the continuous bathing of the large intestine (colon) in order to release and cleanse the organ by removing the impacted feces, parasites, trapped intestinal gas, and cellular debris which would otherwise escape the colon and circulate the body through the blood stream.
During your colonic at fabylous living you will be attended to by one of our trained, certified, and licensed therapists. The therapist will guide and assist you by educating you towards the physiology of the process by offering nutritional counseling, utilizing different techniques; such as massage, usually in the back and abdomen with organic oils and hot stones, vibrational therapy with tuning fork, and/or applying acupressure/acupuncture to make your experience as safe and comfortable as possible and you will be giving an acidophilus (probiotic)capsule after your treatment, to refresh the good bacteria in your intestines.
In order to ensure our clients comfort and safety, client will be covered at all times. At fabylous living health center, we hold ourselves to the highest standards. All of the equipments that we used for colon hydrotherapy are fda approved. There is virtually no chance of contamination because each package is vacuum sealed and single use only. We always use sterile and disposable rectal tubes and speculums.
All our therapists are certified by I -act (international association of colon therapy) and most are also licensed massage therapists and acupuncturists. We also network with medical doctors and other health practitioners in new york city, throughout the u.S., and europe to make your journey to health complete and convenient.
Friday, April 30th, 2010
Ear candling is a natural and gentle technique that helps to remove hardened wax and debris from the ear.
The technique had been lost to modern civilization. The egyptians, mayans, and tibetans used it with profound results. They believed it helped in spiritual opening, emotional clearing and realignment of subtle energy flows.
During your session at fabylous living you will receive a lymphatic drainage massage in shoulders, neck and face with organic oils such as eucalyptus, peppermint and lavender to assist your immune system and open and clear your nasal passages during the candling.
Other benefits include detoxification of the sinus and lymph system, it helps to alleviate congestion of the sinuses due to allergies, sinusitis, colds and weather changes and a sharpening of:
Friday, April 30th, 2010
Reiki is an eastern system of hand on healing rooted in the tradition of tibetan buddhism.
In japanese, rei means spiritual essence created at the moment the universe began, and ki is the vital force.
Reiki was discovered by dr. Mikao usui and began its evolution in the mid 19th century until it was brought to the west in 1938.
While reiki is very powerful, its techniques are gentle and completely non-invasive.
Reiki benefits include:
-increased energy and focus
-enhancement of creativity
-headache and migraine relief
Friday, April 30th, 2010
Massage benefits your body!
A massage can do wonders for your body, both physically and mentally. No longer considered an indulgence, massage is recognized as an effective treatment for many health conditions including:
-reducing stress and anxiety
-increasing blood circulation
-aiding oxygen and nutrient delivery to the cells
-cleaning the tissues of waste
-relaxing spastic muscles
-increasing range of motion
-soothing the nervous system
-reducing swelling caused by the accumulation of fluid in the extremities
-increasing lymph and endocrine system functioning
Massage can also help relieve conditions like arthritis, bronchitis, back pain, depression, fybromalgia, insomnia, and tmj among others.
Massage can also decrease the need for pain killing medications and reduce the formation of scar tissue.
By using the following techniques in different combinations, we can cater the session to your specific needs and help you to relax, relieve the stress and anxieties of your day-to-day life, and aid in the relief of chronic pain.
Shiatsu is an ancient eastern technique where the therapist uses fingers, palms, knees, elbows, and feet to apply pressure to acupuncture points to balance the body’s vital energy, or chi.
Trigger point and myofacial release concentrates the massage work on trigger points or “knots” to relieve chronic pain and the manipulation of the connective tissue around the muscles.
Deep tissue massage applies pressure to specific muscles and tissue deep within the body to help restore equilibrium to cells and connective tissues.
Lymphatic drainage is a gentle massage of the lymph nodes and lymphatic pathways that aids the movement and expulsion of toxins from the body. We also use organic oils during the treatment to strength the immune system.
Sport massage helps condition muscles and increase range of motion before an athletic performance, release pain and soreness after a performance and promote recovery from injury. We cater to the needs of the client in connection with the particular athletic activity or injury.
Hot stone massage the best in nyc, will provide a muscle melting massage combination of hands and volcanic mineral soft rocks that are gently heated to melt away tension from your neck to your toes. Organic oils are used as well.
Lymphatic health and treatment
The lymphatech is a class of technology known as vibrational science. The applications are a safe and effective tool for detoxification of sluggish lymphatic system. Lymphatech achieves its results on an energetic level. Cells have an electromagnetic charge that either bind them together or keep them apart. It works by rebalancing the charge of the cells’ electromagnetic field. It provides information in the form of harmonic sounds and light to the energy field of cells. The result of this application is the breaking up of the blockages through the re-polarization of proteins.
When the polarity of the blockages is reversed, the material slowly erodes and flows out through natural system channels. The results of this cleansing may positively affect the general health of an individual.
Synergy cellulite lymph treatment
Cellulite is most often a lymphatic condition. Lymphatic drainage is believed to be one of the few techniques to be successfully used in the reduction of cellulite. Our unique combination of spa and treatments is a revolution in cellular cleansing. See truly remarkable results that out performs superficial cellulite treatments.