Colon Therapy options include either colon hydrotherapy or herbal laxatives, with the most popular being colon hydrotherapy. Colon hydrotherapy is a treatment that introduces warm water into the large intestine, releasing stagnant waste material, toxins and intestinal plaque. Another type of Colon Therapy involves the use of herbs. Herbal colon cleanser formulas can serve as a laxative, absorbing and drawing out toxins, poisons, and heavy metals such as mercury and lead. Colon Therapy is useful for general detoxification and relief of toxin-related ailments and illnesses. Check practitioner website for details on which type they provide.

If the large intestine becomes overloaded with toxins, it will in turn overload the liver, causing toxins to circulate in the blood vascular system, which can promote disease. A sluggish colon can cause an over-bacterialization which can produce 36 poisons in the alimentary tract. Some of these poisons are highly active and produce profound effects on the human body, even in small quantities, causing a variety of illnesses.

Colon Therapy is performed in order to eliminate wastes that have accumulated in the colon and to promote a better functioning large intestine. Colon Therapy can relieve a score of ailments including gas, bloating, constipation, skin disorders, depression, insomnia, and headaches. It is a safe, effective method of removing waste from the large intestine without the use of drugs.