Among the different weight loss techniques, body wraps are quite popular. It is the wrapping of plastic or ace bandages tightly around the body. This causes quick loss of weight through a process called vasodilation.You can find these body wraps which are meant for slimming. You can see these slimming wraps result in the losing of inches at the Spas.
Presently at the Spas, the term Body Wrap has an elevated meaning. It means anointing the body with clay, mud, seaweed and algae and then wrapping it for twenty minutes for keeping it warm. After some time, the wrapping is wiped off and then rinsed. This is sometimes also called body mask or body cocoon. The body wrap treatments help in the getting away with the toxins and also the metabolic stimulation of the body. The rich lotion and the shea butter wraps help in making the skin moist and also to hydrate the skin.
The body wraps helps in dry brushing or exfoliating with salt scrub. You can be wrapped in plastic in sheets or towels. It is best to let the therapist do the body wrap for you as they give you the best techniques. You would be staying warm with the product on you and also give you a scalp message. You have to unwrap when the time is over and the mask would come off. The place has a shower where you can take off the wrap products. Then some lotion can be applied for moisturizing the skin.
The body wrap is no massage. You can of course get customized treatments that include the body wraps and also massages. If you feel claustrophobic this is not the treatment for you. With a body wrap you might feel claustrophobic. You would be left alone perhaps during the treatment.
You could feel uncomfortable while being left alone. So you should take all relevant information before you sign on for the treatment. Body wrap treatment or for that matter, any Spa treatment is enjoyable if you enjoy that to the full and it gives you the necessary health benefits. You need to be very comfortable with your self as well as with your surroundings with this technique. It is sure to give you the positive benefits of losing weight and make you feel healthy and at peace with yourself.