Chromotherapy - color treatment - chromotherapy

July 29, 2007

  • Chromotherapy - color treatment
  • The power of color
  • Psychology of color
  • Chromotherapy


For the treatment of the therapist chooses the colors suitable for the elimination of the revealed pathology after a three-level diagnostics: anatomical and psychological energy. There are two types of chromotherapy:

Fluorescent chromo therapy (light therapy) - a method of influence colored light beams obtained when white light passes through the color filters. Fluorescent chromotherapy helps to reduce traumatic pain and improve memory, relieve anxiety Anxiety - how to distinguish normal from disease?  Anxiety - how to distinguish normal from disease?
 , Stress and depression.

When used molecular chromotherapy waves of the same length as that of the fluorescent chromotherapy, but color filters are provided in this case, instead of light material. Molecular chromotherapy applied on two levels: on the skin level (application of ointments) and oral level (fluid intake or homeopathic remedies).

Watching what colors cause positive emotions in humans, and what - the rejection, the therapist learns more about the psychological state of the patient. For example, if the patient chooses dark colors, he needs a break and relieve stress How to beat stress? Create an oasis  How to beat stress? Create an oasis

  • For the treatment of serious diseases should use traditional methods of medicine, rather than color therapy.
  • Patients with epilepsy receiving treatment, do not look at a flashing light.
  • If you are taking medication prescribed by a doctor, carefully read all the information on the package to make sure that the medication no side effects on the skin when exposed to bright light.

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Indications for color therapy

  • Insomnia and chronic sleep deprivation. Chromotherapy is used to restore normal sleep patterns Dreams: how to understand our dreams  Dreams: how to understand our dreams
   people who can not sleep at night, and those who wake up early in the morning or at night.
  • Depression, chronic increased anxiety or stress
  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Panic Attacks
  • Disorders of biorhythms in connection with transatlantic flights
  • Eating disorders - anorexia Anorexia nervosa - symptoms and effects on the body  Anorexia nervosa - symptoms and effects on the body
   and bulimia
  • Psoriasis
  • Seasonal affective disorder (SAD), caused by the lack of a full range of radiation.
  • UV radiation (sun lamps) sometimes helps to neutralize toxins in the body.
  • Irradiation of blood with UV radiation kills germs - viruses, bacteria, fungi, and neutralizes toxins in the body.

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Chromotherapy and Feng Shui

In accordance with the principles of Feng Shui, the color directly affects human health. Therefore used in Feng Shui colors correspond to the five elements of nature: earth symbolizes the yellow color; fire - red; water - black; tree - green; and corresponds to the white metal. These colors are used to bring the energy into a state of harmony and stimulating certain reactions.

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Chromotherapy - color treatment - Color Psychology

July 29, 2007

  • Chromotherapy - color treatment
  • The power of color
  • Psychology of color
  • Chromotherapy

The concept of color

Color - a colored light beam of varying intensity, and the light - is energy. Scientists have found that under the influence of certain colors in the human physiological changes. Colors can stimulate, excite, to suppress, to calm, enhance and suppress the appetite and create a feeling of cold or heat. This phenomenon is called "chromodynamics". Ancient civilizations worshiped the sun - a source of light and color. Color therapy adjusts our biological clock, restores the immune, sexual, endocrine and nervous systems.

 The Psychology of Color | Chromotherapy - color treatment

Psychology of color

As already mentioned, different colors have different effects on us. For example, blue and blue relieve headaches, red causes an increase in pressure, digestive problems removes the yellow, green and blue. Yellow also helps in the treatment of certain psychiatric disorders Mental illness - ashamed to ask for help?  Mental illness - ashamed to ask for help?
   and disorders. Violet and purple is usually associated with the head and intellect; red - with heart and yellow, blue and green - from the digestive organs.

Warm colors of colors - yellow, red and orange - is traditionally associated with heat, sun and fire, and the blue, blue, green and purple - with cool foliage, sea and sky. Warm colors evoke a pleasant associations than cold. An important role in chromotherapy play our subjective psychological reactions. Basic colors relate to the body, intellect, emotions Emotions and culture: how to decipher the emotional code  Emotions and culture: how to decipher the emotional code
   and the preservation of harmony between them.

Psychological properties of these eleven basic colors are briefly described below. Each of them has both positive and negative characteristics. Please note that these properties are only symbolic.

  • Red symbolizes the courage, bravery, physical strength, activity, warmth, energy, stimulation, masculinity and excitement. The negative connotations: a challenge, aggression, violence.
  • Blue - the color of intellect. It symbolizes the mind, communication, trust, peace, duty, rationalism and logic. The negative connotations: coldness, lack of emotion and closeness.
  • Yellow - the color of emotions. It is used to indicate optimism, confidence, respect, emotional power and creative abilities. Negative characteristics of yellow: emotional instability, irrational, fear, anxiety and vulnerability.
  • Green is considered the color of harmony. He inspires harmony, balance and symbolizes the love of nature and the world, but at the same time indicates the stagnation and lack of development.
  • Purple - the color of spirituality, which symbolizes spiritual development, prophetic gift, a luxury, the truth and authenticity. The negative connotations: isolation and suppression of emotions.
  • Orange symbolizes warmth, security, sensuality, passion and exuberance and frivolity, irresponsibility and immaturity.
  • Pink represents the physical tranquility, femininity, love and sexual desire. The negative connotations: containment of feelings, emotional claustrophobia Claustrophobia - try to normalize breathing  Claustrophobia - try to normalize breathing
   and physical weakness
  • Gray symbolizes neutrality and psychological, and self-doubt, depression and apathy.
  • Black - a symbol of elegance, glamor, security, emotional security and professionalism. He also talks about depression, cold, and the threat of depression.
  • White symbolizes hygiene, sterility, purity, clarity and simplicity. On the other hand, it signifies the snobbery and the inability to emotional attachment.
  • Brown - a symbol of seriousness, warmth, nature and materialism. He also refers to the absence of a sense of humor and down to earth.

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Color Therapy

Color therapy is widely used to address both physical and emotional problems. Methods of color therapy: the impact of color rays, massage using oils for color therapy, viewing and visualization of color, and even the choice of clothing of certain colors, and eating foods specific painting. On sale you can find a variety of tools for color therapy, oils, bath salts, soaps, cards for meditation Meditation - treats the body and the spirit  Meditation - treats the body and the spirit
   and glasses.

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Oils for color therapy

Oils for color therapy ostensibly helps accumulate "color" energy. They can be added to the water for bathing with bath salts, used for massage or as perfume. These sun-charged oil with natural colors of different parts of fruits and flowers, their base - jojoba oil, sunflower, and safflower oil.

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Bath salt for color therapy

Bath salt for color therapy contains natural sea salts, which are great open pores. Salt bath with a therapeutic effect helps to relax, restores and tones the skin and accelerates the healing of wounds.

 The Psychology of Color | Chromotherapy - color treatment

Points for color therapy

Points for color therapy - lightweight and stylish glasses with colored lenses. Under the influence of the daylight color is activated and enters the body directly - through the eyes.

 The Psychology of Color | Chromotherapy - color treatment

History tsvetototerapii

As history shows, the relationship between light (color) and human health was established many centuries ago. Throughout history, the color plays an important role in the treatment of illnesses of varying severity. In Ancient Egypt, the temples of Heliopolis (Sun City), the strength of the colors used for healing. These temples were oriented to the sun so that the sunlight penetrating inside, broke up into seven colors of the rainbow. And suffer illness "bathed" it is color, which could help him. Thousands of people a year recovering in a pilgrimage to the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, one of the wonders of the world to take advantage of the healing effect of flowers growing exotic plants there.

Indian doctors practicing Ayurveda, taught his followers that each of the seven chakras (energy centers in the human body) corresponds to each particular color. Chakras, in turn, are responsible for certain organs, emotions, and spiritual aspects. Color therapy in its modern, as we know it, was born and developed in the XVII century, when the famous English philosopher and mathematician Sir Isaac Newton conducted a series of experiments with a prism and showed that light is a combination of colors of the visible spectrum.