The Ofuros tradition has inspired the Americans only at the beginning of the century.
In California, it was in the 60s that the Spa revolution came to life! To relieve their son arthritis pain, the Jacuzzi family thought of adding massage jets action to the hot water.
The hot water combined with the action of the jets help blood circulation and remove excess lactic acid deposit on the muscles after a physical effort. In addition, submerged in water our body is much lighter. The pressure on the muscles and joints then relaxes, increasing the feeling of a complete relaxation.
Some positive actions:
- Reduce swelling of the joints while warming them up;
- Ease the collagen tissue which improves their mobility;
- Stimulate the production of an hormone pain: endorphins;
- Improve range of motions.
For them, regular spa sessions reduce blood glucose (blood sugar) in the blood.
Finally, by reducing the blood circulation, the use of the Spa can also relieve varicose veins, inflammations, rheumatism, cellulite, backache and stress.