Pasithea Natural Healing Spa offers a complete range of spa treatments in our exclusive spa, fed by the mineral rich sulphur waters of the Saint Anastasia spring.
The healing power of Sulphur water in the area of Miliou has been recognized and used medically since ancient times (17th century) when the two bothers Cosmas and Damianos were travelling in Middle East, Greece and Cyprus to heal the people using Sulphur water.
The water found in natural springs contains a variety of different minerals, including calcium and sodium bicarbonate. When you bath in a Sulphur spring Water, your skin absorbs those minerals and your hydrostatic pressure rises. As this process continues, circulation and oxygen flow increases and boosts the blood circulation. The minerals in the water can contribute to the psychological healing process, while heat relaxes tense muscles and improved sleep can be an added benefit.
Soaking in sulphur spring water is a natural way to heal inflammatory joints; it stimulates the entire nervous system, giving the patient a relaxing sensation. Next, it starts working on the connective tissues making them flexible. The blood flow slowly increases which in turn helps in better absorption of oxygen and minerals. The sulphide in the system reaches the inflamed joints and cartilages. As one of the main proteins needed for your skin to stay firm, it enhances and renews the skin. It slows down the ageing process because of its ability to protect against the toxic effects of pollution and radiation. It is known as “nature’s beauty mineral” as your body needs it to produce collages, which keeps your skin elastic and young-looking. Bringing your health and vitality, and reviving the skin’s natural glow.
The healing ability of the Sulphur waters was quickly expanded in Cyprus and abroad. From Analysis of the water in Cypriot and Egyptian laboratories, was proved that the values and benefits of it were very important and helpful for skin diseases, rheumatism, arthritis and a lot more. From the Cyprus hillside, a mineral-rich spring carries the soothing waters renowned for generations for their healing qualities. This remarkable stream has been channeled to Ayii Anargyri’ Pasithea Spa where it is combines in numerous treatments now advanced by modern science.