True REST Float Spa locations opened their doors on November 11th, 2017 with the goal to completely book every pod full of veterans in honor of Veterans Day. Thanks to the overwhelming community support, over 800 free floats were provided to veterans across the twenty-two True REST Float Spas in the country. Leading up to Veterans Day, True REST held their One for One Challenge in which True REST donated a float to a veteran for every float gift card purchased. Gift cards were able to be purchased in any […]

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There have been over 185,000 floats at True REST across the country in under a decade. That is a lot of people just like you who have thoughts on True REST. Instead of hearing more about what we have to say, this time we want to hear what YOU had to say. From Yelp to Instagram to Facebook, below is a collection of thoughts over 2017 that share why our clients are thankful for floating!   I am thankful for floating because it helps with physical pain. Seriously just had […]

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  The weather cools down, lines at Party City reach an all-time high, pumpkins magically appear at every establishment, and the USA seems focused on the famous line “Trick or Treat!” While there are ideally more treats given than tricks played this month, we are focusing in October on the Tricks and Treats of Floating! To many who have never floated, it may seem like a trick to hear that flotation therapy can be the solution to a variety of ailments, but it should be accepted as a treat to […]

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  Floating sounds great, it’s effortless, right? You strip down, step in, slide back, and BAM- peace. It’s a great idea but perhaps easier said than done. Your first float, maybe your first few, even regular floating, may not be effortless. It takes practice and it can be discouraging to think it should be effortless. While floating itself can be effortless (the 1,000 pounds of salt helps do that), calming the mind is more challenging. Such thoughts as “Did I get everything I needed to make dinner?” or “Did I […]

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Looking to make a life change in 2017? No matter your resolution, flotation therapy can give you the physical, mental, and creative boost you need to reach your goal with ease. Get In Shape: Trying to keep up with a new gym regimen? The Epsom salts used for floating have been proven to help heal sore and injured muscles by relaxing the body, reducing lactic acid build up, and naturally realigning the spine. The secret is in the salt – a 30% magnesium sulfate solution eases muscle tension, reduces inflammation, […]

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Looking to make a life change in 2017? No matter your resolution, flotation therapy can give you the physical, mental, and creative boost you need to reach your goal with ease. Get In Shape: Trying to keep up with a new gym regimen? The Epsom salts used for floating have been proven to help heal sore and injured muscles by relaxing the body, reducing lactic acid build up, and naturally realigning the spine. The secret is in the salt – a 30% magnesium sulfate solution eases muscle tension, reduces inflammation, […]

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The Chicago Cubs are enjoying an historic World Series win in the comfort of their new training facility. Among the list of state-of-the-art amenities included in the new facility is a float pod from Float Pod Technologies. The team purchased the pod to encourage players to utilize flotation therapy, an all-natural recovery tool that recently rose to prominence when Golden State Warriors MVP Stephen Curry revealed that he floats regularly during the NBA season. Three-time All Star and Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo has taken advantage of Wrigley Field’s newest […]

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This Halloween, we’re busting your floating fears! Last week we talked water purification and this week we’re tackling another new client concern: Claustrophobia. We hear it all the time from first-time floaters (especially those that have a few viewings of Altered States under their belts). How big are the pods? How do the doors work? There’s no WAY I could float – I’d feel trapped! Our first piece of advice to ease anxiety? Just lay back and relax! Float Pods are designed for clients of all shapes and sizes to […]

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This Halloween, we’re busting your floating fears! One of the top questions we hear has to do with the cleanliness of our Float Pods. REST assured! True REST Float Pods not only meet, but exceed national standards from the Float Tank Association of America. In fact, regular testing shows that our pods are more sanitary than your pool or hot tub. Here’s how we make sure YOUR health always comes first… Pod Purification: We utilize both UV (ultraviolet) and Ozone treatment in our Float Pods, both of which run constantly […]

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Hollywood has a fascination with floating. Without research to back up health claims until recently, for years it was considered a niche hobby for the hippy crowd…and ripe material for the sci-fi set. Floating’s most famous movie adaptation came in the 1980 horror hit Altered States. The film’s star, a professor of abnormal psychology, utilizes flotation to enhance his use of a natural psychedelic drug. The combination of the drug trip and float tank result in a distorted reality that becomes more and more permanent, ultimately threatening to transform the […]

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