We may experience pain as a prick, tingle, sting, burn or ache and to varying degrees.
Imagine, as the body relaxes deeply and is perfectly still with no contact points, no movement or postural muscle action the natural pain killers go to work. We can be listening to music, sleeping letting the Epsom salts wash over our body, letting go. This effect is powerful; with regular floating medical doses of pain killers are reduced.
The natural pain killers including endorphin’s and enkephalins as well as serotonin, norepinephrine and opioid like chemicals found in the spinal cord.