Intense deep penetrating heat. Infrared light has been shown to dramatically reduce pain and inflammation and improve range of motion for individuals affected by arthritis.
Other ailments diminished by infrared light therapy: Back strain, Bursitis, Carpel Tunnel Syndrome, Crohn's Disease, Dupuytren's Contracture, Earaches, Fibromyalgia, Hip Pain, Golfer's or Tennis Elbow, Menstrual Irregularities, Menopausal Symptoms, Migraines, Muscle Spasms, Osteoarthritis, Plantar Fascitis, PMS Symptoms, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Rotator Cuff Injuries, Sciatica, Shoulder Problems, Spider Veins, Sports Injuries, Tendinitis, TMJ, Ulcers, Varicose Veins and Whiplash.
Infrared Rays stimulate the mitochondria of the cells to produce ATP for energy production.
This stimulation allows for the cells to function at its optimal efficiency. The results of a healthy cell are optimal collagen and elastin production, lymphatic drainage and cellular oxygenation. Therefore, by working on a cellular level, our body's natural ability to heal itself is maximized.