Intravenous therapy has been a mode of administration for many types of fluids and medication by the medical profession for a long time. It is typically used for maintaining hydration and for the quick delivery of certain therapeutic drugs.
At Equinox, we don’t just care about your outward appearance. We highly believe that beauty comes from within. We are thus proud to announce that we would be adding Intravenous nutrition to our list of services.
What is it?
Vitamin C also known as ascorbic acid or ascorbate is a vitamin that in commonly found various fruits and dietary supplementation.
It is well known for its anti-oxidative and immunoprotective properties. It has also many well-established benefits for improving the appearance of skin, hair and nails.
The body cannot produce Vitamin C, thus the only way that we can get it is through dietary means and supplementation.
When given intravenously, the absorption rate of vitamin C is much higher as compared to taking oral vitamin C supplementation. This method of administration would bypass the gut and allow for direct introduction of vitamin C into the bloodstream.
This would ensure that clients would experience optimal results and benefits of vitamin C
The benefits of vitamin C has been well established in cosmetic medicine, this results in its widespread use as an active ingredient in many cosmoceuticals products.
Many people are also aware of its immune boosting properties with many oral supplementation products that are readily available.
The benefits of vitamin C are greatly amplified when administered intravenously.
- Boosting of immune system
- Reduces fatigue
- Increase hydration
- Has anti-viral effects
- Anti-oxidative properties (prevent pre-mature aging)
- Increases collagen synthesis
- Prevents pigmentation
- Increase vitamin C levels in body
Thus, if you are feeling excessive fatigue, undergoing extreme stress or just needing a little perk-me-up, a vitamin C infusion maybe just what the doctor ordered.