Did you wake up this morning feeling tired? Whether you’re an athlete, a gym bunny, a weekend warrior, a supermum or just have a hectic schedule, sometimes we can all use that extra boost. actIV infusion (http://www.activinfusion.com.au) has launched in Sydney with IV vitamin and hydration treatments to help fight fatigue, reduce recovery time, maximise hydration and boost immunity.
actIV infusion’s treatments are based on the direct intravenous introduction of fluids and vitamins into the body. The sister company of the hugely popularhangover.clinic aims to help clients achieve their health and fitness goals, whether it’s a kick start with a new training regime, support in preparing for a marathon, or simply to maintain peak condition.
“IV therapy allows for the 100% bioavailability (absorption) of essential fluids, vitamins and minerals into the bloodstream. We have a wide range of clients, such as professionals and executives who work hard, train hard and just want to look and feel their best, models and other people who are passionate about their health and fitness, and others (such as busy Mums) who sometimes feel run down and want to come in and have some quiet time to themselves. Our customized packages give them that extra edge to help them stay at the top of their game,” says actIV infusion’s Co-founder Max Petro.
All IV treatments are administered by fully qualified, licensed and insured doctors. Each actIV infusion doctor is registered on the Register of Medical Practitioners (which lists all doctors currently authorised to practice medicine in Australia). The Register is maintained by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency.
Clients can enjoy treatments from the fully equipped actIV infusion clinic in Surry Hills. For the ultra-busy individual, actIV infusion also offer Sydney’s onlyhome service IV vitamin treatments, covering the Lower North Shore, the CBD, Surry Hills and surrounds and the Eastern Suburbs.
The flagship infusion is the actIV Myers Cocktail (from $297) which is based on the same infusion devised by the famous Baltimore physician Dr John Myers. This includes the IV Vitamin C, Energising IV Vitamin Infusion, and IV Magnesium infusions all in one. This power-packed treatment has a range of benefits including increased energy levels, improved immunity levels and recovery times, improved mood, and healthy skin due to improved collagen synthesis.
Other popular treatments include:
IV Vitamin C Infusion (from $99) Unlike virtually every other species on earth, humans are not capable of producing our own Vitamin C, so we need it from plant or supplementary sources. Vitamin C has been clinically shown to improve immunity and reduce the length of viral illnesses such as colds, it is essential in the production of collagen with gives skin its elasticity, and is also important in the absorption of essential nutrients such as iron.
Energising IV Vitamin Infusion (from $99) This is a great energy booster and pick me up if you’re feeling fatigued or run down. The vitamins in this infusion also have a wide range of important functions in the nervous system, immunity and metabolism of compounds such as fats.
IV Magnesium (from $99) IV Magnesium has a range of potential benefits, including improving mood levels, helping with muscle cramps, and reducing the severity of headaches.
IV Zinc (from $99) Zinc is an essential trace element used in many enzymatic systems, and is involved in DNA and protein synthesis. It facilitates wound healing, and is essential for immune function and development of the reproductive organs, and the normal functioning of the prostate gland.
IV Antioxidant Infusion (from $99) This infusion acts as a powerful anti-oxidant, capable of preventing cell damage caused by reactive agents such as free radicals and heavy metals.
Vitamin B12 Shots ($49.95) Vitamin B12 is an essential nutrient in the replication of cells. Fast producing cells (such as red blood cells) need higher amounts of this, and low doses of vitamin B12 can cause anaemia and poor immunity.
The doctors at actIV infusion also offer cosmetic injectable treatments for lips, lines, and fillers. Cosmetic injectables are effective both as a preventative measure to reduce the severity of facial lines, creases, and crow’s feet, as well as reducing the appearance of existing lines. These treatments are also not just effective at reducing the appearance of lines; as a powerful muscle relaxant these injectables can also be effective at alleviating symptoms associated with a range of medical conditions including migraines, excessive sweating (Hyperhidrosis), and teeth grinding (Bruxism).
Vitamin supplements may be of assistance if dietary intake is inadequate.
actIV infusion offers free consultations with the doctors to discuss what packages might be right for you. Head to the website for more details or to book your actIV infusion in today.