How does the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap Work?As the name suggest the product in question is a “Sauna Wrap” that claims to provide you the benefits of a full-scale Sauna System. The Sauna Wrap is the latest addition to the “Calming Heat” range by Sharper Image. The Compact Calming Heat Sauna Wrap claims to burn calories, all you have to do is slide inside the wrap and relax. According to the official Calming Heat Sauna Wrap review, the wrap features a specially designed fabric layers that create penetrating heat waves. The heat from the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap claims to provide soothing relief and burn calories. The promoters of the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap claim that you get the same benefits that you would expect from a professional Sauna Spa, that too in the comfort of your own home. The user reviews in the official Calming Heat Sauna Wrap website [calmingheatsauna.com] mention that the capabilities of the Sauna Wrap match that of a professional Sauna Spa. To begin with, you start with a mild setting and then gradually increase the temperature. At the highest setting. “At the higher setting [like Setting 8] you actually sweat a lot” – a user in the calmingheatsauna.com review mentions. The promoter of the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap claim that when you sweat your body is detoxified, which is actually a misleading claim, we have covered it in detail in the review section.
The Calming Heat Sauna Wrap uses Far Infra-Red [FIR] technology. The Sauna Wrap features tourmaline interwoven fabric which emits Far Infrared Heat when heated by the heat source. The Wrap has a network of wire that carry the electricity to heat the tourmaline fabric. The tourmaline fabric is covered by the PU fabric on the top and bottom.
The another claim made by the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap promoters is that the Sauna Wrap helps refresh and rejuvenate your skin and muscles.
The Calming Heat Sauna Wrap fits around you like a sleeping bag and your hands and head are free to move and away from the heat. You can watch TV, relax or use the phone when doing a Sauna session in the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap. One user review from the official website calmingheatsauna.com mention that he uses the sauna wrap to relax after workout. Calming Heat Sauna Wrap is not just for your body but also helps improve your mental health. The relaxing sauna session in the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap can help you get rid of anxieties and negative vibes, reviews in the official Calming Heat Sauna Wrap claim.
The Calming Heat Sauna Wrap comes with a One-touch control that lets you customize the heat settings and the maximum temperature is 150 degree Fahrenheit. The Calming Heat Sauna Wrap is easy to clean, just wipe it with a moist cloth and fold it for easy storage.
Material – Calming Heat Sauna Wrap uses PU [PU leather] material which is easy clean and maintain. The material has water-proof interior.
Safety Features – Calming Heat Sauna Wrap has Auto-Shut-Off feature which shuts off the unit after one-hour.
Calming Heat Sauna Wrap PriceCalming Heat Sauna Wrap is priced at $299. You can make 4 payments of $74.74 per month. You also get a Vibrating Passage Pad as a bonus. The Sauna Wrap is available only at the official website CalmingHeatSauna.com.
Features & Benefits of Calming Heat Sauna Wrap
Infra Red HeatCalming Heat Sauna Wrap uses infrared heat which is considered to be safe for humans. The Sauna Wrap has a IR Lamp inside which heats up the fabric of the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap. Being Infra-red, the heat penetrates deeper inside your muscles, this is different from the electric saunas which heat up the air around your body.
Is Calming Heat Sauna Wrap Safe?The Calming Heat Sauna Wrap is safe to use but there are some important points that you should consider before buying it. People on medications, medical conditions [Blood Pressure, Heart Ailments, Kidney Diseases, Asthma/Breathing Issues etc], people with implanted devices, pregnant women – should consult your physician before using the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap.
Eases Sore MusclesThough not fully studies, Calming Heat Sauna Wrap can help you reduce muscle soreness. The claim is based on the general assumption that sauna heat helps dilate blood vessels thus improving blood circulation. The increased blood circulation can help relieve join tensions and muscle soreness. Since heat from the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap is perceived as “Stress” by the human body and releases pain reliever hormone called Beta-Endorphins. Calming Heat Sauna Wrap may also help reduce joint and muscle pain.
Improves Sleep QualityThe other unexpected benefit of the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap could be improved sleep quality. A 15/20-minute sauna session in the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap evening after a hectic day can improve your sleep quality. You can expect to fall sleep faster and get uninterrupted sleep for longer duration.
Improve Blood CirculationThe high temperature of Calming Heat Sauna Wrap causes blood vessels to expand thus improving the blood flow and reducing blood pressure. Improved blood circulation means vital organs [like brain and heart] of the body get oxygen faster and wound heals faster. Improved blood circulation leads to improved overall health.
Improve MetabolismThe high temperature of Calming Heat Sauna Wrap causes the heart rate to increase. The increase in the heart rate differs from person to person and may increase by up to 20% at high sauna temperature of around 150 degree Fahrenheit. Increased metabolism helps you feel more energized.
Improves Mental HealthSauna heat is known to reduce Anxiety, Fatigue, Stress & Depression and improves mood. A relaxing session in the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap can cause the release of hormones that elevate your mood. Research has shown that Sauna can reduce the levels of stress-causing hormone like Cortisol.
Improves Skin ConditionsThe heat from the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap may help boost the production of Collagen which strengthens & rejuvenates skin’s complexion. Sweat and heat generated in the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap session can help you get rid of dead skin cells.
Disadvantages of the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap
Busting the Myths of Calming Heat Sauna Wrap
Q. Is the Wrap as good as a full Sauna System?
A. Nope. There is no scientific evidence that Sauna Wrap like the CalmingHeatSauna.com can have “substantial” health benefits.
Q. Does Calming Heat Sauna Wrap make you lose weight?
A. Nope. It is a misconception that “Sauna Wraps” can make you lose weight. All you lose is water and some salt. You sweat while doing a Sauna session, sweating does not mean that you burn calories and lose weight.
Q. Does Calming Heat Sauna Wrap provide any benefit after Workout?
A. Yes, taking a Sana session in the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap is beneficial. some of the benefits of Calming Heat Sauna Wrap are – Muscle Recovery, Muscle Tension Relief, Better Cardiovascular Health & Stress Relief.
Q. What are some of the Disadvantages of Calming Heat Sauna Wrap? A.
- The Calming Heat Sauna Wrap does not have sleeves. This means your hands are left out of the Sauna session.
- Though the vinyl Sauna wrap is tough and well made, user reviews mention that the vinyl wrap is heavy and uncomfortable.
- The Calming Heat Sauna Wrap does not get very hot as claimed in the TV ad.
- Since the Sauna wrap does not get very hot, you don’t sweat too much which pretty much defeats the purpose of having a Sauna Wrap.
- The Calming Heat Sauna Wrap does not work as claimed in the TV Ad. The TV commercial is misleading and adopts deceptive marketing tactics.
- Nothing like a real Sauna Session
- The Calming Heat Sauna Wrap is not suited for tall people [below 5.5″]. There are complaints that the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap fits shorter people only. The Sauna wrap is not too wide either.
- The power cord is short.
- The temperature is not consistent and there is no heat in the feet region.
Q. What are the precautions to be taken while using the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap? A.
- Do not fold the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap until it has cooled down Do not put the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap on sofa or bed to store heat.
- It is recommended to use the Sauna Wrap in the evening
- Pregnant Women should not use the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap
- Use sweat cream
- If you are having any medical condition or are on medication it is recommended to consult your physician before using the Calming Heat Sauna Wrap.
Saunas are great for your health and physical and psychological well-being. Saunas detoxify, de-stress and reduce body ache and most importantly burn calories. But most saunas as expensive and bulky, making them difficult to fit in your home.