Body wraps are fast becoming a popular weight loss technique available for people having problems with troublesome cellulite deposits. According to medical experts, it is possible to lose up to several inches in your waistline during a single body wrap session. More so, if and when combined effectively with proper diet and continuous exercise, patients will achieve better results – temporary results that is.
Historically, body wraps are done by wrapping tight bandages or plastic around the body in order to achieve a quick fix to weight problems through vasodilation – a temporary way of losing weight or at least, a temporary way of making you look slimmer. Today, body wraps are more like spa treatments and are done with moisturizers such as lotion, cream and even natural ones like algae, seaweeds and eucalyptus among others. Body wraps for weight loss and body trimming has become a lot milder and more appealing.
The main idea behind the body wrap procedure is that it aims to get rid of harmful toxins that make it hard for you to lose weight. If you are a chain smoker or consume alcoholic and caffeinated drinks on a regular basis, losing weight can be an uphill climb. That is why natural weight loss and trimming procedures such as body wraps are idea for people with high volumes of toxins in the body.
Basically, a single body wrap session is done in an hour or two or in some instances up to a full three hours (if special procedures and situation require). Before the actual body wrap, certain measurements will be taken in the several spots surrounding the area where the body wrap will be applied. After which natural mixtures and moisturizers is applied evenly in the patient’s body.