Wax Therapy is a form of deep heat therapy, involving the application of heat to warm the connecting tissues to improve the joint mobility. It is mainly used to treat Painful hands and feet. It is basically used in combination with the common mobilizing techniques and customized exercise program to achieve better results. It is an ideal therapy that helps in relieving pain, movement maintenance in Arthritis and treating of stiff Post- Traumatic hands. It acts like a form of heat therapy and helps in increasing the blood flow, relax muscles and decrease joint stiffness. It also helps in minimizing muscle spasms and inflammation as well as treat sprains.
The basic aim of the Wax Therapy are to provide Pain Relief and Comfort, to assist with Muscle Relaxation, and to relieve Muscle Stiffness and help improve Movement before exercise.
Wax Therapy is safe, although one should take care with home kits and not to heat the wax too much. One should not use Wax Therapy if having Cuts, Open Sores or Inflammatory Skin Conditions.