Sensory Deprivation: Isolation Tank

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Multiple studies have linked having pets and being around animals regularly to feelings of calm, so it only stands to reason that swimming with dolphins, if nothing else, would be soothing to the senses. 4. Sensory Deprivation/Isolation Tank For someone with claustrophobia, lying in the confines of an isolation tank would be torture. For others, however, it is a meditative way to achieve deep relaxation. Spending time in the tank is said to turn down the sympathetic nervous system (the "fight-or-flight" part of your brain), while turning up the parasympathetic nervous system, which is associated with rest. The experience of an isolation tank (also called "restricted environmental stimulation technique", or REST, has been shown to help floaters battle anxiety and depression (, lower blood pressure, quit smoking (, and even effectively manage chronic pain (…show more content…
Thai Massage Thai massage is different from other massage techniques you may have tried in the past. Instead of relaxing on a table while the therapist gives you a massage, Thai massage is far more interactive. Your therapist will use a combination of energy work, traditional pressure point techniques, and tugging and pulling on different areas of your body to help you achieve realignment. Some people who have tried Thai massage report feeling sore during or shortly after the treatment, but seem to feel much better the next day. Expensive Products Purchased in the Name of

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