Sweat Your Way to Health with the Portable Sauna
We’ve all heard the benefits of sauna bathing, but have you ever tried a portable sauna? Portable saunas are not just for vacations – they’re great for kicking your sweat session up a notch in the privacy of your home.
A typical visit to the gym can mean spending hours away from loved ones and throwing down money on obscure equipment. While these are great options too, portable saunas are much more convenient for your personal time management. They can be set up in minutes with minimal equipment so you can achieve the same benefits without any pesky side effects.
Allow me to introduce you to the portable sauna, a simple yet powerful tool in your health arsenal. Portable saunas can be great for getting rid of toxins in the body, improving circulation and boosting metabolism. Saunas are also said to help reduce stress and relieve pain from muscle tension. In addition, sweating is a natural detoxer that flushes your body of harmful chemicals and waste products that can lead to many ailments ranging from heart disease to cancer.
I’m sure you’re probably wondering which portable sauna is best for you – there are many out there with varying features and prices. To narrow down all the options, I’ve made some recommendations based on my experience with sauna equipment.
What Is a Portable Sauna?
A portable sauna is an enclosed room with one or more hot air sources; it is heated using convection or radiation. The most common hot air source used in portable saunas is an electric fan which is placed near the corner of the sauna. The rest of the space is heated by radiant heat (radiant heat can be generated mainly by an electric heater placed in the corner; if you don’t have one, use boxes of ice placed on your floor).
Portable Sauna Benefits
- Boosts cardiovascular health and metabolism
- Relieves pain and soreness
- Improves circulation
- Reduces stress
- Reduces body odor
- Eliminates toxins
- Allows more time for relaxation
- Increases energy levels
- Relieves tension
- Narrows blood vessels
- Lowers cholesterol level
- Boosts immune system
- Removes excess water from tissues
- Stimulates blood circulation
- Enhances tissue repair
- Improves overall flexibility
Saunas are generally used for the detoxification of the body. However, many people, including myself, use them for relaxation and stress reduction.
Glowing skin is a great bonus too!
You can get a portable sauna to fit in your home or office for very little money. Portable saunas allow you to customize the temperature and atmosphere for comfort and detoxification. Beware of poorly constructed portable saunas that may leave you with burning eyes and an uncomfortable experience. The best saunas are also made from durable materials so you can enjoy them for years to come.
One of the most important things about using a portable sauna is using it correctly. Saunas are not for pregnant women or people with heart problems. Consult your doctor before you use a sauna and always keep safety in mind while you’re in it!
Do I Need A Portable Sauna?
You should only use a portable sauna if you really like to sweat! Saunas are very useful for detoxification, but they won’t loosen your muscles or give you quick results. It takes time for your body to rid itself of toxins, so make sure you use yours daily. I recommend going in for a sauna every other day to keep up your health.
Beware of poorly constructed saunas or cheap portable saunas that may leave you with burning eyes and an uncomfortable experience. The best saunas are also made from durable materials so you can enjoy it for years to come.
Portable Sauna Types
There are 3 main types of portable saunas: electric, dry heat, and infrared heat. Electronic portable saunas use electric fans, heater, and thermostat technology to regulate the temperature of the room evenly. They tend to be more expensive than other options but offer a wider range of design choices and accessories. For example, the infinity sauna has the ability to change colors and even play music. These portable saunas are great for parties and use in the outdoors (for example, to relax with friends near lakes).
- Electric portable saunas are mainly used to sweat out toxins. They allow people to control the temperature of the room by turning on or off the fan or thermostat. However, these types of portable saunas don’t offer as many design choices as infrared heat or dry heat models.
- Dry heat portable saunas are similar to electric portable saunas but they generate heat by using hot air rather than electric fan technology. They are cheaper than electric portable saunas but generate more noise.
- Infrared heat is the newest of the portable saunas; it uses infrared technology to heat the entire room evenly. This type of portable sauna is said to be the most effective but costs the most money.
I recommend using an electric or infrared model if you want a relaxing experience with your friends or if you use it for detoxification purposes. If you want a cheaper option, try a dry heat model – just make sure it’s well built!