Procedures
PROCEDURES INCLUDED IN THE SPA TREATMENT PACKAGES
Drinking cure
Drinking cure

Drinking cure

Effect
More than 40 elements necessary for the human body, which have a positive influence on the digestive tract and the musculoskeletal system, are represented in the springs. Moreover, usage of healing springs supports body detox, overall immunity and improved health conditions.
Spa treatment information
Drinking cure prescribed by a physician is the most important part of the Karlovy Vary’s spa treatment. Traditional spa treatments consist of a unique natural resource - mineral water. The healing effects are proven by many years of experience. Carlsbad mineral water is formed about 2500m under the earth's surface and surfaces in the form of 15 springs within the city, each of which differ by temperature and carbon dioxide.
Pearl bath
Pearl bath

Pearl bath

Effect
relaxation, relieve psychical and muscle tension
Spa treatment information
  • bath water temperature 36 - 37 °C or according to the physician's instructions
  • water contains 70 percent hot spring water
  • the ultra-fine effervescent massage of the body is carried out by air flowing through small nozzles
  • the bath can be supplemented with a salt or oil additive (see below - bath additives)
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Carbon Dioxide Bath
Carbon Dioxide Bath

Carbon Dioxide Bath

Effect
relaxation, relieve psychical and muscle tension
Spa treatment information
  • the procedure suitable for heart and vessel diseases, hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • bath water temperature 34 °C or according to the doctor's instructions
  • water contains 70 percent hot spring water
  • a transfer of carbon dioxide into the body, when temperature and hydrostatic pressure physically affect the skin, reduces blood pressure, heart rate, overall psychic calm state and blood skin circulation is increased and skin is reddish
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Whole body or partial dry carbon dioxide bath
Whole body or partial dry carbon dioxide bath

Whole body or partial dry carbon dioxide bath

Effect
anti-inflammatory, improves blood circulation, accelerates wound healing, positively affects kidney function, stimulates the production of sexual hormones
Spa treatment information
  • a procedure suitable for those who cannot undergo a classical carbon dioxide bath
  • a certified plastic bag of varying length, waist or neck measurements is used
  • after being placed in a bag, natural gas is injected into the bag and is absorbed by the surface of the skin into the body
  • the gas directly affects the receptors in the skin, causing the expansion of small surface veins and consequently deep veins
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Mineral Bath
Mineral Bath

Mineral Bath

Effect
relaxation, relieve psychical and muscle tension
Spa treatment information
  • bath water temperature 36 - 37 °C or according to the doctor's instructions
  • water contains 70 percent hot spring water
  • the bath can be supplemented with a salt or oil additive (see below - bath additives)
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Classical massage - partial
Classical massage - partial

Classical massage - partial

Effect
eliminates stiffness, shortening and muscle pain, fatigue, positively affects the lymphatic system, strengthens the regeneration of the body, improves blood circulation in tissues
Spa treatment information
  • massage is performed using a massage cream or oil in the form of massage touches and moves
  • more intense and harder massage moves are used to remove accumulated fatigue (e.g. lactic acid) from muscles
  • the back, neck, leg and hand areas are massaged
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Reflex massage
Reflex massage

Reflex massage

Effect
affects the function of that part of the body to which the reflex massage is targeted
Spa treatment information
  • reflex massage is performed, for example, during diseases of the joints, spine or internal organs
  • can be performed in the area of the neck, pelvis and back
  • use of a set of special techniques and touches that are chosen by a physiotherapist according to the current state of the patient
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Hydroxyurea
Hydroxyurea

Hydroxyurea

Effect
stimulates total blood circulation, lymphatic system, improves metabolic process - breaks down fat cells, relieves joints pain, induces psychical and physical relaxation
Spa treatment information
  • bath water temperature 36 - 37 °C
  • the massage bath is performed in a special fully automated bathtub
  • the ultra-fine effervescent massage of the body is carried out by air flowing through small nozzles
  • the whole body is massaged by air flowing through nozzles of different diameters and alternating pressure intensities
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Scottish douche
Scottish douche

Scottish douche

Effect
during musculoskeletal system diseases the Scottish douche supports muscle relaxation, strengthens nonspecific immune mechanisms, washes away toxins from the body, stimulates metabolism and blood circulation of tissues, tonifies the skin, induces psychical and physical regeneration
Spa treatment information
  • the body is massaged alternately by a water stream of hot and cold water from a distance of 3 - 4 meters
  • the massage starts with spraying of hot water (38 - 42 °C) for 30 seconds, followed by spraying of cold water (16 - 18 °C) for 5 - 10 seconds
  • alternating hot and cold showers are carried out on the area of the upper and lower limbs, torso and abdominals (front and back), the procedure ends with a cold spray
Treatment duration
10 minutes
Whirlpool
Whirlpool

Whirlpool

Effect
during chronic inflammation or degenerative diseases of the spine and joints it relieves pain, relieves muscle and joint stiffness, activates skin receptors, improves psychical relaxation
Spa treatment information
  • water temperature 36 - 37 °C
  • the bath is accompanied with a water jet massage where water flows from the nozzles in the bathtub walls
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Paraffin
Paraffin

Paraffin

Effect
analgesic and cosmetic effects, improves skin blood circulation, relieves joint and fibrous stiffness
Spa treatment information
  • the procedure is suitable for rheumatic diseases, arthrosis, muscle spasms, bone fractures
  • hands are repeatedly immersed in bath filled with paraffin dissolved at 55 °C, hands are then wrapped in plastic and bath towels
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Parafango
Parafango

Parafango

Effect
analgesic effect, improves blood circulation, anti-inflammatory effects
Spa treatment information
  • Parafango is a mixture of natural peat containing mineral substances with paraffin
  • strips are applied on the areas indicated by the physician
  • applied strips are 3 - 5 cm thick, have 50 °C (the temperature can be reduced)
  • one procedure contains maximum of three strips
  • according to the doctor's indication, it is possible to apply a cooling strip on the heart area during the procedure
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Moor Strips (peloid, peat)
Moor Strips (peloid, peat)

Moor Strips (peloid, peat)

Effect
thermophysical and analgesic effect, relieves muscle tension, regenerates damaged tissues
Spa treatment information
  • natural minerals contained in the moor (iodine, sulphur, iron, humic acids) are absorbed through the skin into the body
  • strips are applied on the areas indicated by the physician
  • strips are 3 - 5 cm thick and have 50 °C (the temperature can be reduced)
  • one procedure contains a maximum of three strips
  • according to the doctor's indication, it is possible to apply a cooling strip on the heart area during the procedure
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Diadynamic
Diadynamic

Diadynamic

Effect
due to the low-frequency currents that pass through the body there is better blood circulation in tissues, muscles are relaxed, pain is reduced and swellings are rapidly absorbed
Spa treatment information
  • an electrical current, indicated by a physician, is applied to the affected area via an attached electrode
Treatment duration
10 minutes
Endomed
Endomed

Endomed

Effect
analgesic effect, releases painful tension of the transverse muscles, causes local blood circulation in tissues
Spa treatment information
  • application of interference currents are based on the principles of bridging the mid-frequency currents of two circuits, where the intensity of the applied current is chosen on the basis of subjective tolerance
  • use of vacuum electrodes, vacuum massage increases blood circulation and improves skin conductivity
Treatment duration
10 minutes
Laser
Laser

Laser

Effect
anti-inflammatory; bio stimulation - stimulates collagen, accelerates vascular regeneration; analgesic effect - improves mucosal metabolism, microcirculation and lymph drainage during muscular or joint pains, growths on heel bones (spurs), tennis elbows, post traumas, leg ulcers, burns, herpes; therapeutic effect- helps with eczema, acne, hair loss, healing of scars, wrinkle smoothing, etc.
Spa treatment information
  • thanks to the ability of laser techniques that non-violently affect the environment around the cell, it is possible to deal with inflammatory processes, to relax and regenerate the muscles or to dampen the pain, it is evident that a significant improvement of the affected areas can be observed already on the first day of treatment
  • protective goggles should be used for the procedure
Treatment duration
1 to 3 minutes, according to physician’s indications
Lymphodrainage
Lymphodrainage

Lymphodrainage

Effect
stimulates lymph circulation, improves lymph drain from a specific area without increasing filtration, enhances the regeneration of the body
Spa treatment information
  • thanks to alternation between under pressure and overpressure of the massaged part of the body the venous return is accelerated, the arterial blood supply is increased, the lymphatic drainage is increased (lymph drain improvement)
  • after the procedure and during the day, liquid intake should be increased and alcoholic beverages should not be consumed
  • it is recommended to wear comfortable sportswear
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Magnetotherapy
Magnetotherapy

Magnetotherapy

Effect
anti-inflammatory effect, analgesic effect during joint pain of the musculoskeletal apparatus, therapeutic effect during swelling removal
Spa treatment information
  • operating pulse magnetic field is affecting the tissue in the body
  • several types of applicators are used (different dimensions, size, homogeneity and magnetic field range)
  • magnetotherapy is flatly applied to large body segments using plate or cylindrical electrodes
  • the effect is noticeable only after several procedures are completed
  • contraindications are: pregnancy, active TB, bleeding, pacemaker
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Solux
Solux

Solux

Effect
analgesic effects during rheumatic diseases of joints, sciatica, muscle pain; spasmolytic effect, supporting the body’s immunity
Spa treatment information
  • infrared radiation penetration and its body effects depend on the wavelength that can be influenced by using a red or blue filter
  • thermal effect in tissues is caused by large wavelength and low photon energy absorption
  • distance of heat source from the skin should be at least 50 centimetres
  • if Solux is applied to the face it is necessary to have eyes closed or use safety goggles
Treatment duration
10 minutes
Ultrasound
Ultrasound

Ultrasound

Effect
vasodilating effect, improving local circulation and tissue regeneration ability, pain relieving from local ischemia, supporting the release of scars
Spa treatment information
  • electrical high-frequency energy is converted to mechanical and thermal energy
  • use of contact media
  • the treatment is carried out by the ultrasonic head placed on the place prescribed by the doctor
Treatment duration
5 minutes
Ten Currents - Methods of Electrostimulation
Ten Currents - Methods of Electrostimulation

Ten Currents - Methods of Electrostimulation

Effect
analgesic effect during headaches, spine pain, post-traumatic pain; improves blood circulation, function of damaged tissue, helps with metabolism, treats swelling, etc.
Spa treatment information
  • application of electrical current through the skin to relieve pain
  • the pain perception is suppressed by irritation of nerves at various levels of the nervous system
Treatment duration
10 minutes
Bio-lamp therapy
Bio-lamp therapy

Bio-lamp therapy

Effect
regenerative, cosmetic, increases immunity of the body, reduces swelling, helps wound healing, relieves muscle tension
Spa treatment information
  • light therapy
  • polarized light penetrates under the skin 4 - 6 cm and thus heals the individual cells all over the body
Treatment duration
10 minutes
VAS 07
VAS 07

VAS 07

Effect
regenerative, healing, analgesic during inflammatory diseases, diseases of blood vessels, lymphatic diseases, bone diseases, muscles and nerves diseases, etc.
Spa treatment information
  • Non-contact (i.e. without electrode) application of therapeutic electric fields and electric currents generated by electromagnetic induction
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Therapeutic workout in a group
Therapeutic workout in a group

Therapeutic workout in a group

Effect
therapeutic effect during musculoskeletal system disorders, after spinal surgery, injuries, relieves nervous tension
Spa treatment information
  • based on a physician's prescription, use of various exercise techniques and methods such as Vojt's method, Kabat's method, Moses' or McKenzie method, active or passive workout is performed
  • workout is carried out under the guidance of a qualified physiotherapist, focusing on the problematic area of the individual client
  • the intensity and composition of the workout is individually adjusted according to the actual trainee’s health condition
  • besides the goal of achieving therapeutic effect, it is important to encourage the patient to be able to do exercises individually
  • it is recommended to wear comfortable sportswear
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Water traction
Water traction

Water traction

Effect
therapeutic effect during elimination of compression between the vertebrae, relieves muscle tone
Spa treatment information
  • carried out only after an examination by the physician and is based on his / her recommendation
  • the weights of the dumbbells are indicated by the physician
  • vertical tractions are carried out in small swimming pool filled with water 35 °C
  • an orthopaedic protective collar is placed on the neck before entering the water
  • after entering the water, a second metal collar is attached to the patient and the patient is hanging on this metal collar
  • a belt is attached around the waist and legs and weights are added to this belt
  • in the pool the patient steps forward from the solid bottom surface to the hollow area and lets himself be in the hanging position
  • the weight of the hanging body causes traction of the patient’s body
  • entrance to the pool in disposable panties
  • a shower is required before entering the pool
Treatment duration
10 minutes
Water gymnastics in a group
Water gymnastics in a group

Water gymnastics in a group

Effect
overall body flexibility improvement, strengthening of the upper and lower limbs, strengthening of the back and abdominal muscles
Spa treatment information
  • based on a physician's prescription a workout is performed under the guidance of qualified staff focusing on problematic areas of the individual patient
  • various tools are used for water rehabilitation exercises: water noodles, water dumbbells, etc.
  • swimsuit is required for the spa treatment
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Inhalation
Inhalation

Inhalation

Effect
anti-inflammatory effect, increases tolerance of physical load, improves the function of airway mucosa, releases phlegm and eases coughing
Spa treatment information
  • airway humidification is achieved by using of a spring water inhaler
  • It is not recommended to put the disposable mouthpiece directly into the nose or mouth
Treatment duration
10 minutes
Oxygen therapy
Oxygen therapy

Oxygen therapy

Effect
regenerative effect (mainly for brain cells), therapeutic effect during chronic respiratory insufficiency, anti-sclerotic effect (when the treatments are repeated it slows the aging process)
Spa treatment information
  • the patient intakes vitamins during the procedure
  • oxygen is inhaled through a nasal probe (plastic tube) and an oxygen concentrator-device, which removes other gases from the air (especially nitrogen) thereby generating higher oxygen concentrations
Treatment duration
60 minutes
Pneumopuncture
Pneumopuncture

Pneumopuncture

Effect
analgesic effect during painful musculoskeletal system syndromes, locally increases blood circulation
Spa treatment information
  • applying a small amount of carbon dioxide by gas injection to the subcutis - to the acupuncture points along the spine and joints
Treatment duration
3 to 5 minutes
Gums irrigation
Gums irrigation

Gums irrigation

Effect
anti-inflammatory effect, preventive against paradentosis, improves blood circulation of gums, increases the resistance of jaw tissues
Spa treatment information
  • gums and mouth cavity massage under pressure
  • an irrigation mouthpiece is used
Treatment duration
10 minutes
Group Yoga
Group Yoga

Group Yoga

Effect
therapeutic in disorders of the musculoskeletal system, relieves nerve strain, renews self-perception, reveals the way to a new lifestyle
Spa treatment information
  • yoga is done on the basis of a doctor’s examination and in addition to stretching, it is dedicated to breathing techniques, relaxation and relieving the body and mind
  • the exercise is performed under the guidance of a qualified instructor and focused on the problematic areas of the individual
  • the intensity of the exercise and its composition is individually revised and adjusted according to the current health condition of the exerciser
  • it is necessary to come to the exercise in comfortable sportswear
Treatment duration
60 minutes
Medyjet
Medyjet

Medyjet

Effect
reduces muscle tension, improves overall blood circulation, improves mental well-being, has a beneficial effect on back and neck pain
Spa treatment information
  • dry massage bath
  • full body massage according to the set programme, done with a stream of water through a rubber membrane, that is in a dry way
Treatment duration
20 minutes
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Shockwave
Shockwave

Shockwave

Effect
analgesic effect, increases cell membrane permeability, cell division stimulation, improves blood circulation, improves metabolism
Spa treatment information
  • shock wave is an acoustic wave that transmits high energy into pain areas
  • healing and regeneration processes are induced by the treatment
  • muscle tension is reduced (reduction of enthesitis)
  • frequency of applications is individual and based on a physician's prescription (usually 2 to 3 applications per week)
Treatment duration
5 minutes
Individual therapeutic workout
Individual therapeutic workout

Individual therapeutic workout

Effect
therapeutic effect during musculoskeletal system disorders, after spinal surgery, injuries, relieves nervous tension
Spa treatment information
  • based on a physician's prescription, use of various exercises techniques and methods such as Vojt's method, Kabat's method, Moses' or McKenzie method, active or passive workout is performed
  • workout is carried out under the guidance of a qualified physiotherapist, focusing on the problematic areas of the individual client
  • the intensity and composition of the workout is individually adjusted according to the actual trainee’s health condition
  • besides the goal of achieving therapeutic effect, it is important to encourage the patient to be able to do exercises individually
  • it is recommended to wear comfortable sportswear
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Classic massage - full body
Classic massage - full body

Classic massage - full body

Effect
eliminates stiffness, muscle shortening and muscle pain, fatigue, positively affects the lymphatic system, strengthens the regeneration of the body, improves blood circulation in tissues
Spa treatment information
  • massage is performed using a massage cream or oil in the form of massage touches and moves
  • more intense and harder massage moves are used to remove accumulated fatigue (e.g. lactic acid) from the muscles
  • the back, neck, leg and hand area are massaged
Treatment duration
40 minutes
Foot massage
Foot massage

Foot massage

Effect
relaxes psychical tension, headaches, migraines, improves blood circulation, removes heavy legs symptom, relieves pain, speeds up detoxification
Spa treatment information
  • the aim of the massage is the relaxation of numerous small joints, fibrous structures and foot muscles
  • massage is carried out on the sole and the instep of both lower limbs
  • the foot contains reflex points connected to individual organs in the body
  • a massage bath tub is provided before the procedure
Treatment duration
40 minutes
Underwater massage
Underwater massage

Underwater massage

Effect
analgesic effect, relaxing, improves joint mobility and blood circulation, stimulates the lymphatic system, positively affects muscle stiffness and arthrosis
Spa treatment information
  • is carried out in a special bath with water at a temperature of 35 - 37 °C
  • the stream of water under pressure of 2 - 4 atmospheres scatters across individual massaged spots at a distance of 10 - 15 cm from the body using a massage hose
  • lower and upper limbs, back and neck areas are massaged
Treatment duration
20 minutes
Aroma massage
Aroma massage

Aroma massage

Effect
relieves stress and tension, improves blood circulation, helps with the lymph cleaning, has a beneficial effect on skin renewal
Spa treatment information
  • relaxing full body massage using various aromatic and ethereal oils
Treatment duration
40 minutes
Hot stone massage
Hot stone massage

Hot stone massage

Effect
stimulates blood circulation and lymphatic system, detoxifies the body, helps to remove spine pain, muscle pain, headaches and relaxes physical and psychical tension, harmonizes energy in the body
Spa treatment information
  • relaxing full body massage using lava stones
  • lava stones are heated up in a water bath at 50 - 55 °C
  • warm stones are gradually laid on selected parts of the body
  • massage includes whole body peeling and wrap
Treatment duration
70 minutes
Mesotherapy
Mesotherapy

Mesotherapy

Effect
regenerative, rejuvenating, moisturizing, prevention against skin aging
Spa treatment information
  • mesotherapy is one of the most effective rejuvenating methods for getting smooth and firm skin
  • treatment uses the principle of mezoporation, i.e. delivery of highly effective components (hyaluronic acid, liposomes, vitamins, peptides) deep into the skin using electrical impulses
  • absolutely painless and safe way to get a significantly younger and healthier skin appearance, smooth and elastic skin and effective wrinkle loss
Treatment duration
  • face, neck and decollete treatment: 50 minutes
  • eye area treatment: 40 minutes
Facelifting
Facelifting

Facelifting

Effect
regenerating, rejuvenating, smoothing, anti-aging
Spa treatment information
  • cosmetic face treatment with massage and vitamin mask
  • face and decollete treatment
  • peeling
Treatment duration
50 minutes
Deep cleansing facial
Deep cleansing facial

Deep cleansing facial

Effect
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Spa treatment information
  • cosmetic face treatment with massage and special mask
  • face and decollete treatment
  • peeling
Treatment duration
50 minutes
Anti-aging skin treatment
Anti-aging skin treatment

Anti-aging skin treatment

Effect
regenerating, rejuvenating, smoothing the wrinkles, softens the skin, adds a youthful look
Spa treatment information
  • intensive rejuvenating care with immediate and long-lasting lifting effects
  • contains peeling, intensive treatment in the form of special concentrates, facial massage and facial mask
  • face treatment
Treatment duration
50 minutes
Rejuvenating  skin treatment with gold
Rejuvenating skin treatment with gold

Rejuvenating skin treatment with gold

Effect
regenerating, rejuvenating, smooths wrinkles, moisturizes the skin, brightens the skin, gives the skin necessary nutrition and youthful look
Spa treatment information
  • deep regenerating luxurious care that provides the skin with nutrition, vitality, smoothness and youthful look
  • uses regenerative and rejuvenating effects of vitamins and 24-carat gold
  • contains enzymatic peeling, intense cure (serum with 24-carat gold and caviar extract), facial and eye area massage, facial mask
  • face treatment
Treatment duration
50 minutes
Individual Yoga
Individual Yoga

Individual Yoga

Effect
therapeutic in disorders of the musculoskeletal system, relieves nerve strain, renews self-perception, reveals the way to a new lifestyle
Spa treatment information
  • yoga is done on the basis of a doctor’s examination and in addition to stretching, it is dedicated to breathing techniques, relaxation and relieving the body and mind
  • the exercise is performed under the guidance of a qualified instructor and focused on the problematic areas of the individual
  • the intensity of the exercise and its composition is individually revised and adjusted according to the current health condition of the exerciser
  • it is necessary to come to the exercise in comfortable sportswear
Treatment duration
60 minutes
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