What during a Foot soak?
When you arrive, we will prepare the formula for you and test the water temperature to prevent scalding. When the water reaches the correct temperature, you soak your feet in the medicinal herb decoction for 20-30 minutes . This is your opportunity to RELAX, and practice any breathing exercises that may be given to you. By focusing on your breathing, your body will naturally relax and increase vasodilation through your entire body. This ultimately increases the benefits of the foot soaks. Hot water will be added.
Please remember to bring socks and closed shoes to your foot soak session. After your soak is completed, you do not want expose your feet to any cold floors or drafts. This can undermine the goals and reason for the treatment and must be avoided. You are making a self investment in your health. Bring an nice thick pair of socks to keep your feet warm when you are finished.
About the Product
Herbs for this unique foot soak are wild crafted, handpicked, and sustainably harvested from the Tibetan plateau region in Si Chuan, China. Selected at the height of potency and effectiveness, these medical grade herbs have been carefully blended for our clinic. The altitude where the plants grow contributes to their medicinal strength, while harvesting techniques allow the all the herbs to grow naturally with out added pesticides.
Portions of the proceeds go directly to the communities and farmers, to support and protect the delicate environment and culture in this region.
How do the foot soaks work?
This balanced herbal combination was created for external use only. Hot water allows the plant’s medicinal compounds to be released and absorbed through your skin. The heat combined with the herbs, increases peripheral circulation and lymphatic drainage. The herb’s medicinal components combined with increased circulation and lymph movement allow for a systemic treatment. This is the main mechanism the foot soaks utilize to help replenish and relieve your body. It is also key reason for why foot soaks can be effective in treating a wide variety of ailments and disorders through out your body.
A consultation is required for this method of treatment in order to properly dose and evaluate your treatment plan.
Medicinal Foot Soaks
A unique way to relax and facilitate healing.
Medicinal Herbal Foot Soaks can Help Relieve:
Silent Lotus Health & Journey Within Wellness Center
Eliz Erman-Britton Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Dipl. Ac (NCCAOM), Licensed Acupuncturist