Enjoy the therapeutic and cosmetic benefits of far infrared heat in a relaxing setting
Nature’s Balance Acupuncture in Crystal
Lake offers relaxing infrared body wraps
Formostar Encore system that can
help reduce cellulite, rejuvenate skin,
relieve pain, and more.
the Formostar far infrared system, known
for its therapeutic qualities has been
used in spas, salons, and wellness centers
throughout the world. The systems infrared
heat penetrates the skin, muscles, and fat
stores to increase blood flow, boost
metabolism, and improve the body’s energy
To learn more about
how infrared body wraps can help you,
please call our McHenry County wellness
clinic at 815.788.8383.
What are the benefits of infrared body wrap treatments?
Far infrared promotes increased blood flow
and circulation as well as boosts
metabolism and energy consumption to help:
- Burn calories (weight loss)
- Body contouring and slimming (inch loss)
- Reduce cellulite (fat stores)
- Reduce stress
- Relieve pain in muscles and joints
- Smooth and rejuvenate skin
- Cellular detoxification
How long does it take to get results with infrared body wraps?
For best results, the initial course of
treatment is 3 times per week for one
month. After your initial course of
treatments, we will re-evaluate to
determine the treatment schedule going
Each body wrap treatment
takes approximately an hour.
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What to expect during an infrared body
During a far infrared treatment, you
may stay clothed in loose fitting cotton
clothing (long sleeve shirt and long
pants). You will relax on a table while we
wrap treatment pads around your body’s
target areas such as thighs, hips,
buttocks, abdomen, and arms.
session is in a private treatment room
where you relax for about an hour while
the Formostar system does the work.
Drinking plenty of water is highly
recommended to release toxins and
What is the technology behind far infrared wraps?
Far infrared heat increases the body's
molecular vibration by vibrating the cell
structure to help break the connections
between deposits, such as fats and toxins,
generating heat which is absorbed through
the skin. Continuous vibration of the
body's molecules does the following:
- Increases skin temperature
- Enlarges blood vessels
- Stimulates blood circulation
- Activates metabolism in tissues and cells
This process provides therapeutic and
tissue regenerative properties when humans
absorb the energy.
ergonomically-designed silicone pads of
the Formostar Encore system provide Far
Infrared heat generation to an Active
Carbon Fiber Matrix contained within the
pads - providing even distribution of the
infrared heat across the surface of the
How do I get started?
At Nature’s Balance Acupuncture, we’ll start with a health evaluation to determine if Formostar is a viable treatment for you.
Infrared body wraps are not appropriate for some medical conditions.
Call 815.788.8383 to schedule an infrared body wrap treatment in Crystal Lake today.
With our many treatment modalities, we can help you meet your general nutrition, wellness, and weight loss goals.
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