Color Therapy - Chromotherapy - Free download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online for free. Color Therapy - Chromotherapy. The Cosmo-Color is a universally applicable and powerful color therapy unit with Bright light therapy is the treatment of choice for seasonal affective disorder. Colour Therapy harnesses the energies of light and the colour spectrum to assist in the Healing Temples of light and colour at Eliopoulos in Egypt, in ancient.

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Color Therapy. How to use colors around us to improve your health. First Edition. By Joseph Then. The Healthy Portal: Building a healthy live Online. International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology (IJERT) ISSN: Vol. 3 Issue 8, August - User Interface Designing: Colour Therapy. Chromotherapy or color therapy is based on the premise that colors and light can be used to correct physical ailments. Depending on the location and nature of.

Red Healing properties: Brings warmth, energy and stimulation, therefore good for energy, fatigue, colds, chilly and passive people. Red energizes heart and blood circulation, it builds up the blood and heightens a low blood pressure.

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Energizes all organs and the senses hearing, smell, taste, vision and touch. Increases sexual desire and activity. Stimulates ovulation and menstruation. Never treat cancer with red, because this color will stimulate cell growth! Red links with and stimulates the root chakra, at the base of the spine, causing the adrenal glands to release adrenalin. This results in greater strength. Red causes hemoglobin to multiply, thus increasing energy and raising body temperature.

It is excellent for anemia and blood-related conditions. It loosens, opens up clogs, releases stiffness and constrictions. It is excellent for areas that have become stiffened or constricted. Great energy, courage, will-power, determination, speed, assertiveness, aggression, masculinity, independence, physical strength, sports, competition, conflicts, health, sexual attraction and potency, love and passion, fertility.

Preference for red: Red is associated with passionate love, sex, great energy, impulse, action and stimulation, assertiveness and aggression, courage, strength and power, adventure, danger, warnings, revolt and revolution.

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Temperamental and ambitious people with a need for personal freedom. Aversion to red: A person who has an aversion to red may be over-active, too impulsive, hottempered, aggressive and egocentric, or have difficulties with people with such characteristics.

It can also symbolize deeply hidden fears and rejection of his own assertiveness. Orange Healing properties: Orange is warm, cheering, non-constricting. Orange has a freeing action upon the body and mind, relieving repressions. Orange shows new possibilities and other options in life. Stimulates creative thinking and enthusiasm, and helps assimilate new ideas. It is also helpful in dealing with excess sexual expression.

Orange stimulates the lungs, the respiration and the digestion. Increases the activity of the thyroid. Reliefs muscle cramps and spasms.

Increases the amount of mother milk. Finally, orange links very strongly with the sacral chakra. Attraction, charm, kindness, encouragement, stimulation, optimism, success, abundance, prosperity, feast and celebration, energy, achieving business-goals, investments, success in legal matters. Preference for orange: Orange represents the warmth of the fire.

It brings even more energy than yellow, celebration and great abundance, comfort, enjoyment of the senses. Warm, sociable, dynamic and independent people who dedicate themselves to whatever they do. Aversion to orange: A person who has an aversion to orange may have suppressed sexual feelings or other difficulties with sensual enjoyment of life. The attitude can also be oversensual, indulgent, or too materialistic. Yellow Healing properties: Yellow helps strengthen the nerves and the mind.

It helps awaken mental inspiration and stimulates higher mentality. Thus, it is an excellent color for nervous or nerverelated conditions or ailments. It also energizes the muscles.

Dark yellow soothes pains in the nerves shooting pains Yellow can be used for conditions of the stomach, liver, and intestines. Speeds up the digestion and assimilation, and the stool. It helps the pores of the skin and aids scarred tissue in healing itself. Yellow links with and stimulates the solar plexus, or psychic center. It can be used for psychic burnout or other psychic-related conditions or ailments. Activates and cheers up depressed and melancholic people. Gives lust for life. Deities for trade, travel, knowledge and magick.

Life-force, vitality, change, progress, contact, communication, trade, commerce, to persuade with confidence, joy, cheerfulness, learning, knowledge, mental clarity, concentration, memorizing, tests, speaking and writing, traveling, affirmation, visualization. Preference for yellow: The color of the sun, life-force, vividity, vitality and energy.

The color of cheerfulness, curiosity, alternation, flexibility, progress, amusement, contact through traveling and communication, learning and practical knowledge. A feeling for writing and speaking.

Aversion to yellow: A person who has aversion to yellow may be emotionally disappointed and bitter. Green Healing properties: Green is the color of Nature and the earth. It is balance and harmony in essence and possesses a soothing influence upon both mind and body. It is neither relaxing nor astringent in its impact.

Green can be used for just about any condition in need of healing.

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Green rings psychological and emotional harmony and balance. Green links with and stimulates the heart chakra. Green affects blood pressure and all conditions of the heart. It has both an energizing effect and a moderating or soothing effect.

It cures hormonal imbalances. Stimulates growth hormone and rejuvenation. Cleans and purifies from germs, bacteria and rotting material. Harmonizes the digestion, stomach, liver, gall. Has a healing effect on kidneys.

Increases immunity. Builds up muscles, bones and tissues. Stimulates inner peace. Strengthens the nervous system. Nature, fertility, growth, rejuvenation, recovering, healing, harvest and abundance, prosperity, harmony, balance, peace, hope, mother earth, home, herbal magick, plants and animals, counteract greed and jealousy. Preference for green: Green brings peace, rest, hope, comfort and nurturing, calmness and harmony. Interest in nature, plants, fellowmen, children and animals, health and healing, natural and plain life.

Longing for a safe home and family-life. A dislike of conflicts.

Aversion to green: A person who has an aversion to green may be more interested in independence and self-development than in a warm family-life. May prefer to keep a certain distance in sexual relationships. Blue Healing properties: Blue is cooling, electric, astringent. Brings tranquility. Anti-irritation for instance redness of the skin , antistress.

Soothes suffering. Blue can be used for any type of ailments associated with speech, communication, or the throat. Excellent forlaryngitis or inflammation of the larynx. Blue links with and stimulates the throat chakra. The throat chakra is often referenced as the "power center" and "the greatest center in the body" because it is the primary center of expression and communication, through speech.

Deities of the sea, truth and wisdom. Peace and tranquility, calmness, truth, wisdom, justice, counsel, guidance, understanding, patience, loyalty and honor, sincerity, devotion, healing, femininity, prophetic dreams, protection during sleep, astral projection. Preference for blue: Cool and soothing, dreamy and magical. Peace and rest. For people who keep a certain distance, but give calm and practical help; they are faithful and loyal, have a sense for order, logic and rational thinking.

Flying in day-dreaming, ideals or nostalgia when felt mis-understood. Dark blue is more severe and can be melancholic.

Blue is also the color of truth. Aversion to blue: A person who has an aversion to blue, may be very disciplined, strong career worker, with an aversion of commentary or restriction. He may have charted out a clear direction for his life and wants to follow that lacelike. Indigo Healing properties: Indigo is a great purifier of the bloodstream and also benefits mental problems. It is a freeing and purifying agent. Indigo combines the deep blue of devotion with a trace of stabilizing and objective red.

Indigo is cool, electric, and astringent. Indigo links with and stimulates the brow chakra third eye and controls the pineal gland. United States - purity used in 9 weddings. Black preference: White is the colour of perfection; white and colour United States - symbol for harmony bring all aspects of one's life. Rainbow homosexuality. Colour Symbolism by Culture D. There are various sources where from age three to six.

Children strongly prefer colours to these symbolic meanings are included. Colour symbolism shapes while at later stages of development the opposite is may vary dramatically among different cultures[6]. The true.

Younger children usually attract to bright , strong and following table contains information on the cultural warm colours, while colours become softer by time symbolism of various colours are shown in Table 2. Besides, every society has some specific characteristics about colour perception in gender differences. A study showed that women tend to have favorite colour more than men. The Effect Of Colour On Memory It is widely accepted in scientific community that arousal and interesting events stay longer in memory as these events cause hormonal changes in human's brain which lead to enhance memory.

Analyzing memory. To conform this, a study was made by software engineering application is of high investment cost, Mcconnohie in , he made a slideshow of alphanumeric which is usually conducted by the system analyst or by the character and showed it to a classroom of middle scholars analysis team.

Analyzing the requirements usually involves and asked them to recall as many characters as they could. The last step of the requirements analysis process black for the character written. The study showed that includes validating all elements of the requirements when he used warm colours red or yellow students recall specifications document. Faults are corrected and slight more characters than when using white or cool colours changes on the requirements of the planned software green or blue.

While using sunlight as a form of healing predates the assumed debut on chromotherapy in recorded history. It is possible that it was either frowned upon or lacking practical utilization in those eras to use the individual aspects of the colour spectrum as a means of healing, rather than using their combined role in the form of sunlight [6][14]. A number of studies[12][14] have addressed the impact of colour on human health and his recovery. Psychotherapists have used colours to treat acute neurological diseases, nervous breakdown, anxiety, insomnia and mental disorders.

The colour was also used by Psychotherapists in Fig. Life Cycle of User Interface Design addressing some of the physical ailments resulting from depression and black thoughts and in cases where some Customers are only satisfied when their RT patients are reluctant for disclosure outweighs, including requirements are consistently met. To be competitive, these who suffer of many mental illnesses.

Mi Kyoung Kim and requirements must met in a timely and cost effective Sung Don Kang proved that colour therapy improves manner, as shown in Fig 4. Furthermore, colour therapy Asking the customer should be the start. However, would be a useful factor for improving the quality of life of this is only a start.

Organizations, which have become patients with stroke and their caregivers [8]. Second, customer satisfaction must be continually monitored. The only The process of creating a visual language and determina-tion of "quality" that really matters is the hierarchy that allows user to use and to be attracted to any customer's perception. Formal interaction called User Interface Design, UID ,which is as and continuous monitoring keep the organization focused.

The goal of user interface design is to make the their customers, both internal and external. In is essential that everybody can "see" the ultimate customers terms of accomplishing the user's goals, it is also called using their products and services. Employees at all levels of user-centered design[13].

Fig 3 illustrates the Life cycle of the organization should be given opportunities to observe user interface design. All employees should understand how each process is used in Three important principles determine the design of producing products and services add value to the customer. An organized design process must be conducted to achieve an interface that abides by these principles.

Designing interfaces is not an easy task. The question about the reason for choosing these colours, most of the answers were the sense of psychological comfort in dealing with colours. The question about the influence of colours on health was While the question about the effect of colour on people mood was Whereas, the question about the effect of spontaneous changing colour in specific period in front of people reduces feeling tired, the answer was Interaction Design Model day in the period between a.

Each of colours have pros and cons. In this study we try to focus on which consists of transformations of three colours. In our the positive side of the topic, and how to be useful to the paper questionnaire on 56 males and 56 females from computer user.

Fig 6. Text Colour Code As computers became part of our everyday life, modern living may give a rise to a number of visual and ophthalmic problems collectively called "the Computer Vision Syndrome" CVS.

The American Optometric Fig. Background Colour Code Association defines computer vision synd-rome as a group of eye and vision- related problems that occur due to prolonged computer usage. The ocular discomfort appears to increase with the amount of computer usage. In addition, Computer use may have an adverse effect on musculoskeletal outcomes. For years, scientists have studied the effects of colour on our moods, health, and the way of thinking.

When the energy of colour enters our bodies, it stimulates the pituitary and pineal glands. This in turn affects the production of certain hormones, which in turn affect a variety of physiological processes. This explains why colour has been found to have such a direct influence on Fig. Choice of Colour our thoughts, moods, and behaviour.

An influence believed to be clearly separate by many experts from psychological A. Findings and cultural factors. Colour seems to have an effect even In this section, some high level usage results from the on blind people, who are thought to sense colour as a result field study are presented. Basic Results Studies have shown that red light stimulates the Through these random numbers and different ages, as sympathetic nervous system, while white and blue light well as sex male and female, great variation in the choice IJERTV3IS www.

Some The third model includes blue as software colours may increase the production of certain hormones, background colour and orange colour for writing as it has while other colours inhibit it. Specific colours can also the ability to help in tedium, exhaustion and reduce muscle have an effect on specific diseases. Symptoms of severe spasm And helps in the digestive process.

Similarly, pain and depression respond well to for software background as it has a calming or smoothing therapy using flashing bright lights and coloured lights. Scientists now believe that the brain has specific responses to different frequencies of colours. They point The fifth model was developed as a basic model out that sleep problems can often be cured within a day by that starts working after each model change.

It could be this method. Mood change takes a little longer- about one described as a refreshing model for the user that appear for to two weeks of treatments.

It contains green as a background colour and purple for writing. When challenges to colour planning are recast as opportunities for development, designing with colour can be optimized and creativity unlock. To solve the problem of computer vision syndrome by making use of the effect of colours on our health, mood and behavior, a theory called Computer Model Therapy CMT was suggested. Where the requirements from the user's perspective is the elimination of the problems that have been noted in advance, by developing five models based on psychological states RT experienced by the users of computer along the day.

The results obtained from the questionnaire of different age and gender samples, show that users who depend on computer in their job and used it for long time, face four IJE psychological states, which are inactivity, fatigue, tedium Figure 8. Designing phase of CMT could be described as in Fig. Each model was developed based on colours therapy science with the design of user interfaces. Every model composed of two colours, one for the background of the user interface and the other is for writing.

Interface appears to the user to let him choose the option of applying CMT theory for the software that will be used, either as default or customize to enable the user choose a model he wants to use or not to apply CMT theory. The first model will appear to the users at the beginning of their work which include red as a background, as this colour is associated with activity, vitality and increases the body energy by activating the adrenal gland.

The blue is used for writing due to its ability to renew the activity of the nervous system and remove tension.

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It has also a calming effect on the body. After a specific period of time this model will gradually fade away and a new model will appear.

The second model includes green as software background colour as it has the ability to absorb the negative energy like fatigue and depression, and the blue colour for writing. Figure 9. CMT theory is applied by displaying an interface to users when they start to use the software or the web sites. This interface is composed of three options as follows: Default 2.

Customize 3. None of the above, as in Figure The question is about the emergence of different side effects on the musculature such as neck and shoulder pain associated with the use of computer in addition to the computer vision syndrome CVS. Refactor was applied on HSIS software to encounter CMT theory design, and the option "default" was chosen for twenty days, then another questionnaire was made on the same sample of employees. The improvement" after applying the CMT theory.

The third option is the non- B. The second experiment: When activating CMT theory, an option appears to CMT Theory was applied on Social networking the users at the bottom of the screen presenting notification site called?

As in the first experiment, A questionnaire was made on 50 employees working on? The first experiment: Another questionnaire was prepared to identify the results of this study and to find out their effects on users.

See Fig. Evaluation of CMT theory. The the questionnaire which was applied based on two Effect of Red on Performance Attainment", Journal of experiments computer application, web application were Experimental Psychology: The answers which refer to get rid of pain [2] Clayton Blehm. A completely, incomplete pain reduction and minor pain Review", Surv. Ophthalmol, Volume 50, Issue 3 , Pages , reduction in the neck, shoulders and computer vision May It good colour choice for packaging.

The atmosphere is filled with many things after traversing the entire universe. Characters with the dominance of over excitement may be prone to such problem if exposed to slightest of physical stress such as odd postures. Red links with and stimulates the root chakra, at the base of the spine, causing the adrenal glands to release adrenalin. May prefer to keep a certain distance in sexual relationships.

Robert R. Great energy, courage, will-power, determination, speed, assertiveness, aggression, masculinity, independence, physical strength, sports, competition, conflicts, health, sexual attraction and potency, love and passion, fertility. Neutralizing negative influences, erasing or cancelling situations, causing stalemates Preference for grey: The method of this treatment is given having heavy doses of tranquilizers.