Contraindications to detoxification refer to those health conditions, which place the body in a compromised immune condition, and the safety of the detoxification process is not adequate. In the case of the detoxification process utilizing the Q2 Energy Spa the client should not be pregnant, have a pacemaker, or any transplanted organs.
Other forms of detoxification should be undertaken for a set period of time and should not be prolonged. Water fasting is not a good method of detoxification, since the body would lose valuable nutrients, electrolytes and minerals necessary for a healthy immune system.
Oftentimes there may be a healing crisis that occurs after several days of detoxification. It is the body’s natural way of eliminating toxins. Individuals may experience headache, muscle aches, sometimes a flu-like sensation, tiredness, and other detoxification symptoms. It is important to share any concerns regarding symptoms of detoxification with your health care provider in order to safely get through the process.