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High blood pressure and hot tubs

Want to know about hot tubs and high blood pressure?

We answer all your questions to make sure hot tub use is safe and beneficial for you and your loved ones.

Here’s everything you need to know about hot tubs and blood pressure.

High Blood Pressure and Hot Tubs: Do Hot Tubs Lower Blood Pressure?

If you suffer from high blood pressure, then you might have a few questions about hot tub use. Firstly, is it safe to use a hot tub if you have high blood pressure? Secondly, does it offer any benefits?

Let’s start at the beginning.

Hot tubs are very safe for people with high blood pressure - so that’s great news!

Next question - do hot tubs lower blood pressure?

Again, it’s good news here! hot tub usage can actually lower your blood pressure.

The reason is, the high temperatures of the water in a hot tub cause blood vessels around the body to dilate, freeing them up to deliver blood around your body more efficiently. This will mean your blood pressure decreases, releasing some of the pressure on your body.

So, when it comes to hot tubs and high blood pressure, it’s pretty good news. You’re free to enjoy the luxury experience a hot tub offers, and it’s also going to be beneficial for your health. 

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Additional Hot Tub Health Benefits

We’ve talked about hot tubs and blood pressure, but what other health benefits does hot tub usage offer?

Well, it turns out there are lots of great health benefits besides helping to reduce blood pressure.

1. Soothes Aches and Pains

A short session in your Softub is the perfect way to relieve aches and pains. The hydrotherapy jets and hot water combine to soothe muscles and reduce the pain you feel in joints.

This makes the hot tub a perfect remedy for a long day, helping to wash away your aches and pains and put you in a more relaxed state.

2. Reduces Stress and Anxiety

Talking of relaxed states, hot tub use is also extremely beneficial for the mind.

Sometimes you just need a little time for yourself - to sit back and relax, and not worry about the world. A Softub is the perfect place to do this, and with your own 2-person plug-and-play Softub, that’s exactly what you get - peace of mind.

You don’t have to get in the car to go to a sports club, you don’t have to share the hot tub with sweaty strangers, just pure relaxation in the comfort of your own home. 

3. Great for Skin 

It’s not just your muscles, joints, and mind that benefit from a Softub; your skin also reaps the benefits.

The hot water helps to open pores and expel dirt and toxins from the skin. This can give you a refreshed feeling and ultimately result in clearer skin.

What’s more, you can enjoy these awesome benefits with family and friends with the most convenient 4-person plug-and-play hot tub.

FAQs: Hot Tub and High Blood Pressure 

  • Can a Softub help with high blood pressure? A Softub can help with high blood pressure by dilating the blood vessels and allowing them to deliver blood throughout the body. This means Softubs are safe for people with high blood pressure to use.
  • What are the benefits of a hot tub for blood pressure? The benefits of a hot tub for blood pressure are that the hot water helps to dilate blood vessels. Constricted blood vessels are a cause of high blood pressure, and moderate hot tub use can help them to lower blood pressure.
  • Does a hot tub lower blood pressure? Hot tub use can lower blood pressure by dilating the blood vessels and improving blood flow.

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Why Softub?

So why choose a Softub over a traditional hot tub?

Well, it’s simple - they’re the next stage in hot tub evolution.

You get the same (arguably better) performance but without the inconveniences of a traditional hot tub.

Rather than a concrete behemoth that’s impossible to move, you get a portable tub that plugs straight into standard electrical outlets. You can take it with you when you move house, or even to your summer house, or the back of a yacht.

Want more reasons?

Well, Softubs are also extremely efficient, costing you a fraction of the price to run as a similar-sized traditional hot tub. And there’s no drop-off in performance!

For example, our 6-person plug-and-play hot tub offers the ultimate luxury experience, but without the traditional drawbacks of a standard hot tub. This makes them the ideal option for any home, and if you suffer from high blood pressure, then you can enjoy all the benefits to the max!

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Always consult your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition, procedure, or treatment, whether it is a prescription medication, over-the-counter drug, vitamin, supplement, or herbal alternative.