15Sep, 2020

Float Therapy: The Ultimate Self-Care

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Let’s face it, between all the stressors of our everyday life and the never-ending pandemic, who is managing to even make time for themselves?! Research has shown that stress can reduce the body’s ability to recover from and reap the benefits of exercise. At True REST Float Spa, our float therapy will provide you with 60-minutes of pure, blissful relaxation in one of our state-of-the-art float therapy tanks in a sensory reduced environment. How does it work? Float therapy is a reduced environmental stimulus therapy that has both physical and […]

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4Sep, 2020

Floating Is The Future of Post-Gym Recovery

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Float therapy is a widely known and accepted technique that many world-class athletes and sporting teams have adopted. It can be used to treat a variety of sports-related injuries and can assist in the healing process.  There are many people who enjoy the benefits of sensory deprivation tanks besides athletes. Studies have confirmed that it provides a therapeutic effect on chronic pain and headaches, muscle tension and soreness, stress and anxiety. Athletes use the therapy to experience the optimal effects of their training routines. This way it will allow them to manage any fatigue and speed […]

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18Aug, 2020

The Healing Properties of Epsom Salts

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True REST Float Spa uses the highest quality Epsom salts in our float pods. But you may be wondering what the benefit of Epsom salts are and why they are integral for providing the best float therapy experience. Epsom salts have been used for centuries for cleaning, digestive issues, stimulating lymph drainage, treating inflammation and promoting the absorption of magnesium. Every cell in your body needs magnesium in order to function. Magnesium, a major component of Epsom salt, also helps to regulate the activity of more than 325 enzymes. Magnesium […]

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28Jul, 2020

Can Float Therapy Provide Better REST than Sleep?

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The human brain is extraordinarily complex with our unconscious minds processing the equivalent of 11 million bits of information per second, versus our conscious brain only being able to handle 40 bits in that same time frame. Amazingly, when we are awake, our brain generates 12-25 watts of electricity – which is enough to power a small light bulb. With as much as we expect our brain to process every day, it’s imperative that we give it time to recharge. Judgement, memory and reaction time are all impaired when you […]

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20Jul, 2020

5 Benefits of Float Therapy

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No matter your age or occupation, flotation therapy can have a profoundly positive impact on your physical and mental well-being. Whether you’re a mom, business professional, professional athlete or student, float therapy offers a wide variety of scientifically proven benefits including relief from stress, anxiety, depression, insomnia, fibromyalgia, inflammation and chronic pain. Here are the top 5 benefits of float therapy at True REST Float Spa: Stress Relief: The lack of external stimuli is extremely rare in modern society. In the flotation environment, without the hustle and bustle of the […]

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9Jul, 2020

Improve Your Work Focus and Performance with True REST Float Spa

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The American workforce is more stressed than ever before. Whether workers have had to adjust to working remotely, change their in-person operational procedures to maintain safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, or they’re working on the frontlines as a first responder during the global health crisis, there’s no question that work routines have been altered. A change in work environments and routines, combined with the near constant negative news cycle, social unrest, economic upheaval and concerns about the future can take a toll on mental health and impact professional focus and […]

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18Jun, 2020

Floating Through The Second Trimester

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Floating during pregnancy is raved about by clients. True REST has shared blogs before about Pregnancy and Float Therapy: What to Know and Why to Try as well as Tips and Tricks to Float During Pregnancy. We even shared how floating can help women who are trying to conceive! Now after Floating Through the First Trimester, find out what the second trimester experience was like for me! Background My first trimester float took place at eight weeks pregnant after I was cleared from my doctor to pick back up my […]
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27May, 2020

The Power of Disconnecting on Mental Health

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The advent of technology and smart phones has had a remarkable impact on our daily lives. We live in a privileged time as the first generation exposed to technology and its many advances over the last decade. However, while technology has allowed us to connect in new and more expansive ways, it has undeniably taken a toll on mental wellbeing. By denying our brains important downtime for deep thinking, we experience a reduction in ability to maintain focus as well as a shortened attention span. Additionally, studies have shown that […]

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20May, 2020

COVID-19 Has Increased Stress and Anxiety Across the Nation. Restore Your Mental and Physical Wellbeing at True REST

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As the country begins to reopen, we’re beginning to witness the realities of the physical and psychological toll the COVID-19 pandemic has taken on the nation. Months of social distancing, combined with daily news reports has had an undeniable impact on mental health, especially increasing stress and anxiety. Whether stress is coming from worrying about the health of loved ones, financial uncertainty or from trying to balance work and home schooling, Americans are emerging from the pandemic in a more fragile mental state than ever before. So how can balance […]
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12May, 2020

Cleanliness and COVID-19, How True REST Keeps Guests Safe and Relaxed

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During the COVID-19 Pandemic, the first question when reopening is if the space is clean. The world is adjusting to face masks, keeping a distance from others, and sanitize, sanitize, sanitize. So, is that being done at True REST Float Spa? Absolutely! 10 Years of Cleaning Best Practices Since the first True REST float spa opened in Tempe, Arizona over ten years ago, cleaning has remained a vital part of the practice. Spas in general are regarded as clean and luxuries spaces, a standard True REST rises to with every […]
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